3D Design/Architectural Modeling Manager

(Portfolio Required)



Catalyst Experiential is looking for an experienced architectural renderer to manage our design team and help create our technical infrastructure as we move into new markets.

Working from our headquarters in Newtown Square, the graphic designer will support the Catalyst brand by developing processes and  leading and being part of the team that creates the 3D renderings that bring potential projects alive.


Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage a 3D design team, including hiring and training new designers and ensuring consistent quality of work
  • Develop and document design processes, standardizing approach to increase efficiency and quality
  • Identify and document materials and landscaping library consistent with the finish materials, plants, and trees that the completed projects have
  • Specify technical infrastructure required to maintain efficient workflow in multiple locations, and to optimize render times
  • Provide original and insightful 3D architectural renderings of Catalyst projects
  • Work with the development team to understand community needs/wants in order to create 3D rendered environments that demonstrate how Catalyst can fulfill those needs
  • Incorporate designs into a full motion video environment using motion tracking capabilities
  • Conduct necessary research, including visiting the property site, taking photos, and documenting unique design elements of the surrounding environment
  • Work with architects and other technicians to complete the final product
  • Develop process and cultivate vendor relationships with drone videographers and photographers in order to conduct pre- and post-site videos and photo shoots
  • Oversee before and after drone videography, videography, and photography of site and use to develop realistic visualizations of designs as well as highlight videos
  • Edit in-house product and marketing videos
  • Develop design specs and upload design concepts into 3-D “configurator”
  • Take in-house photography and videography when no budget exists for external vendors
  • Meet and exceed design timelines on a consistent basis



  • Proficient in AutoDesk 3ds Max and other 3D Software (i.e. Revit, Maya)
  • High degree of competence in rendering capabilities with Commercial/Residential real estate and/or architectural landscaping a plus
  • Outdoor Sculpture or “Community Art” rendering experience a plus
  • Possess strong computer skills, especially Microsoft Office
  • Must excel in a fast-paced environment with ability to multi-task proficiently
  • Competent photographer and videographer
  • Able to give and receive constructive criticism
  • Must be a self-starter and not require constant supervision
  • Must be willing to work beyond the 40-hour work week and respond to off-hours requests for assistance as needed
  • Candidate must also have his or her own source of transportation and a valid driver’s license
  • Associates and/or Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum of 4-6 years in a creative and collaborative team design environment
  • Experience managing other designers and providing creative direction
  • Experience developing process and technical infrastucture
  •  Portfolio of at least 5 rendered projects to showcase
  • Demonstrated ability to meet project goals on a regular basis
  • Ability to manage multiple clients and tasks simultaneously
  • Strong organizational and time management skills


This position offers full benefits, a variety of growth opportunities, and potential for incentive compensation. For immediate consideration please submit your resume AND a link to your portfolio to Careers@Catalystex.com.