Los Angeles, CA
MMA has two employment openings: a Project Designer and an Architectural Intern.
MMA is seeking a Project Designer with 2-4 years of professional experience leading design for a range of project types across all phases from Planning through Construction Documents. The Project Designer will work closely with Design Principal, advancing the project’s conceptual direction, form, and programmatic arrangement, both independently and in collaboration with the design team. The qualified candidate must be able to engage project criteria, establish and iterate underlying rationales, and develop and communicate design goals to clients, consultants, and the design team.
Applicants should have a general knowledge of building systems, sustainability practices, architectural history, and an understanding of appropriate constructability within a project budget. Candidates must have all the following attributes: experience with physical model making; experience with digital model making and rendering skills on multiple platforms; excellent graphic sensibilities with attention to color and clarity; great communication skills; proficiency in AutoCAD, Rhino, and BIM working experience a plus; a deep understanding of historic and contemporary architectural precedents, as well as versed in current architectural trends and projects; and be a team player.
MMA is accepting applications for students or recent graduates to join the office as interns. Work ranges from assisting the project teams with drafting, physical modeling (from study models to presentation models), digital modeling, rendering, videos and animations, graphic presentation, and design studies. Applicants must have excellent academic standing, experience with a wide range of computer design applications, and strong physical model making skills. Interns must be available to work for at least 3 months.
If interested in full-time employment or an internship, please fill out the MMA Employment Questionnaire:
Email the completed MMA Employment Questionnaire along with your Cover Letter, Resume/CV, and Work Samples in a single PDF (size limit 3 MB) to firstname.lastname@example.org in the following file name format: “JobPosition_LastName_FirstName“. Your name and the position you are applying for must be in the subject line.
Submissions not meeting these requirements will not be accepted. No phone calls please.