Architectural Designer

New York, NY
BAM Architecture Studio
bam-studio.com

BAM Architecture Studio is a team of forward thinking designers committed to making the world a better place thru the power of design. We add to our team carefully and thoughtfully, by hiring only smart, engaged individuals. We are currently looking to hire an Architectural Designer who will thrive as part of a creative team. We do impressive work for great clients at well-known and well-respected companies and institutions. We bring inventive design solutions to every project.

We pride ourselves on providing the best work environment and best benefits possible. We do this to attract the best people. We have a dynamic, creative culture that provides the tools to help individuals get their work done efficiently while emphasizing a team approach so the entire firm is successful.

Responsibilities:

Work together with architectural design teams on projects

Collaborate on projects, including programming client needs, conceptual and schematic design, design development, construction drawings and construction administration

Develop design concepts and generate construction documents

Work with interior designers in selection of furniture systems and specifications

Support project team coordination for plans, specifications, and material selections required for construction

Work with consultants to meet overall project objectives

Assist in managing client expectations, team communication and consultant coordination

Work within given fees and contracts for projects.

Manage time to stay on schedule and within budgets.

Understand design vision. Work to implement design based upon contractual agreement with client.

Establish and maintain ongoing, productive client and team relationships.

Contribute to office activities, initiatives and learning programs

Participate in business development and marketing efforts

Qualifications:

The successful candidate must be able to work well as part of a design team, make immediate contributions and take initiative to complete work.

2 to 5 years of experience as an architectural designer, with a focus on commercial, technology or healthcare interiors

Working knowledge of the design process, including compiling a set of construction drawings

Outstanding conceptual 3 dimensional thinking and graphic presentation skills

Computer skills must include Revit. Knowledge of AutoCAD, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and SketchUp important.

Flexibility to focus on a single client with a variety of project types or multiple, concurrent projects in various stages of development

Ability to work well independently and in a team environment

Ability to communicate design ideas and direction quickly

Strong leadership, organization, communication and relationship management skills

Architecture degree from an NAAB accredited school

The full-time, permanent position offers competitive salary, potential profit bonus, company paid medical and dental coverage, 401K retirement plan, short term and long term disability insurance, and a great office location in the Flatiron District. We offer 3 weeks paid time off for entry level staff plus paid holidays. We encourage career growth by paying towards AIA membership, Professional Licensure and LEED certification.

Send your resume, salary request and electronic portfolio to architect.NY@bam-studio.com. Submissions without a portfolio will not be considered. Please keep submissions to less than 5 MB.

Learn more about our firm at www.bam-studio.com . Please, no phone calls about this position. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.