Architectural Designer II/III

Boston, MA
Perkins Eastman
perkinseastman.com

Perkins Eastman is a global architecture and design firm guided by the belief that design can have a positive and lasting impact on people’s lives. With more than 1,000 employees in 15 locations around the world, we collaborate seamlessly across borders, barriers, and disciplines to connect people and ideas. Whether conceiving of new healthcare models, reviving a local landmark as a boutique hotel, or helping communities become more resilient, we are united in a dedication to progressive and inventive design that enhances the human experience. If everything is design, everything we do is HUMAN BY DESIGN.

We are seeking a dedicated, passionate team member with strong individual design and problem solving skills for immediate opportunities as an Architectural Designer in our 30-person Boston office.  This position requires the candidates to support project team leaders and produce presentations suitable for the Perkins Eastman team and client.

Job Responsibilities:

Work collaboratively in a dynamic office setting, contributing to all phases of planning, design and construction administration.
Collaborate in the development of designs using hand sketching, building information modeling, and other software.
Contribute to the preparation of construction drawings for high quality construction bid documents.
Review building codes and standards to evaluate design compliance with legal and industry requirements.
Review construction submittals and a log project data.
Advance high performance aspects of design and systems coordination.
Key Skills:

Bachelor or Master Degree in Architecture
Minimum of 5 to 10 years of experience required (academic experience a plus, not required)
Ability to develop, communicate and present design concepts.
Strong communication skills and excellent graphic presentation skills.
Experience and interest in high performance architectural design.
Proficiency with Revit, Sketch-Up and Adobe Creative Suite is required. Environmental analysis design software is a plus.
LEED Accreditation.  Well and PassivHaus certification a plus.
Architectural registration or active involvement in becoming registered.

How to Apply

If you would like to join a dynamic, energized, innovative and collaborative environment, where your ideas will be heard and your skills challenged, send your cover letter, resume and portfolio as one file (Adobe PDF preferred) to PERecruiter@perkinseastman.com with “Architectural Designer II/III – Boston – Your Name” in the subject line. Please provide the website source. No phone calls please.