Austin, Texas, United States, United States

Posted on: 2022-05-17

Category: housing

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:



Salary not provided

Director, Pre-Construction

About the company:

ICON develops advanced construction technologies that advance humanity. Using proprietary 3D printing robotics, software and advanced materials, ICON is shifting the paradigm of homebuilding on Earth and beyond. www.iconbuild.com / follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @ICON3DTech

ICON is looking for an experienced leader to serve as Director of Pre-construction. You have built teams to optimize project planning, estimating, subcontractor coordination, and budgeting. You know the world of construction developments inside and out and know how to deliver profitable projects. This role reports to the Vice President, Design-Build Operations and is based in our Austin, TX campus.



  • Manage and develop teams performing construction estimating, planning project schedules, and lining up subcontractors.
  • Establish best practices, processes, and systems to support pre-construction operations.
  • Coordinate with project managers, construction stakeholders, and the architecture team to understand project requirements and scope.
  • Serve as a single point of contact for projecting project profitability.


  • Bachelor’s degree in civil or structural engineering, architecture, construction management, project management, or finance.
  • 10+ years of experience in pre-construction or estimating.
  • 5+ years of experience with financial analysis and budgeting with large-scale construction project management.
  • 5+ years of experience in a leadership position. 


  • Strong attention to detail and financial acumen.
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office, Google Suite, and project management applications. 
  • Ability to handle multiple projects concurrently and manage competing priorities.
  • Ability to think strategically to analyze the needs of the business and define solutions.
  • Ability to navigate between strategic work and tactical execution.
  • Ability to be available for after hours or pre-hours on occasion.
  • Highly adaptable, comfortable with change and ambiguity, and capable of quickly rallying teams and resources.
ICON is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an innovative, inclusive, and discrimination-free work environment. Employment with ICON is based on  merit, competence, and qualifications. We provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), genetic trait, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable law. If there are accommodations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.
Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit candidates through this application. ICON does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency submissions for candidates and will not pay fees to any third-party agency without a prior agreement with ICON.