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Manager, Commercial Real Estate - Architectural/Structural Engineer I

Job ID R96871 Updated date 05/22/2020 Location Houston, Texas; McLean, Virginia; New Orleans, Louisiana; Dallas, Texas; King of Prussia, Pennsylvania; New York, New York
NYC 299 Park Avenue (22957), United States of America, New York, New York

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Manager, Commercial Real Estate - Architectural/Structural Engineer I


This person will be responsible for all real estate loan technical services for the division.  This includes the review and approval of plans, specifications, budgets, schedules, contracts and reports.  Also, performs site inspections when necessary or requested. Qualifies and engages outside consultants to perform pre-closing analysis and monitoring inspections. All of these are key elements in protecting Capital One Bank’s loan assets.


• Review project plans, specifications, construction agreements, cost, budgets, and project schedules as required under the terms of our construction loan commitments, as a key element in the loan closing and disbursement process

• Analyze and mitigate risks to Capital One Bank

• Perform occasional site inspections of work in process on construction loans when required or requested.  Attend progress meeting with outside consultants, developers, and contractors

• Review third-party inspection reports for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with Capital One Bank’s requirements

• Work closely with internal teams such as, Construction Loan Administration and Portfolio Management to monitor the construction loan

• Make recommendations for funding, budget, and schedule adequacy

• Attend Real Estate/Portfolio Management Construction Meetings to present project status and/ or potential issues

• Provide monthly status report on construction loans to the Real Estate Department Manager

• Inspect properties representing collateral on construction loans in conjunction with annual credit reviews to provide a check of the physical condition of collateral. Occasionally perform annual reviews/inspections on real estate collateral for term loans

• Qualify, hire, and manage work products of specific outside consultants authorized to perform construction and inspection services for Capital One Bank

• Perform additional functions to include, but not limited to, review of Property Condition Assessments, Seismic Risk Assessments, and Planning and Zoning reports related to term and construction loans

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s Degree or Military Experience

Preferred Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture, Engineering (Civil or Structural), or Construction Management

• Registered Architect or Professional Engineer

• At least 1 year of financial services industry experience engaging directly with commercial real estate transactions and construction

• At least 1 year of consulting experience with a focus on lender construction monitoring scope of services

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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