Manage the coordination and overall integration of technical activities in architecture or engineering projects. Direct, review, or approve project design changes. Confer with management, production, or marketing staff to discuss project specifications or procedures. Present and explain proposals, reports, or findings to clients. Consult or negotiate with clients to prepare project specifications. Prepare budgets, bids, or contracts. Assess project feasibility by analyzing technology, resource needs, and market demand. Direct recruitment, placement, and evaluation of architecture or engineering project staff. Review, recommend, or approve contracts or cost estimates. Develop or implement policies, standards, or procedures for engineering and technical work. Plan or direct the installation, testing, operation, maintenance, or repair of facilities or equipment. Perform administrative functions, such as reviewing or writing reports, approving expenditures, enforcing rules, or purchasing of materials or services.