Intermediate Architect

New York, NY
Architecture in Formation  

ARCHITECTURE IN FORMATION is a well establish, award-winning architecture firm in New York City. We are specifically seeking candidates with a minimum of 3-5 years of excellent and thorough experience with:

A) multi-family mid-rise affordable and/or market rate residential experience, or

B) custom high-end private residential experience, both urban apartment, loft, townhouse renovations, and new ground-up private homes.  

Intermediate Architects and Project Managers at AiF will lead a team of junior designers and consultants under the direction of the Design Principal, Matthew Bremer, and with the support of a Senior Associate in the delivery of projects with a very high level of attention paid to to design excellence, sustainability and environmental efficiency,     

Responsibilities include:

Management of projects from pre-design through schematics, approvals, bidding, contract
Lead and manage all communication during project development and delivery in-house and with
Work closely with the senior staff to direct the development of design presentations
Develop designs and coordinate the work of design consultants
Research products and materials and coordinate with manufacturers to develop details
Source architectural products, furnishings, fixtures, and equipment; manage vendors, owners, and contractor through procurement process
Work with contractor, consultants, and owners to resolve issues encountered in the construction process

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Architecture from an accredited program
3-5 years of experience working directly with clients, contractors, consultants, and vendors
Must be currently working and/or residing in New York City
Excellent command of written and verbal communication; fluency in written and spoken English essential.
Candidates must be able to communicate with all members of the project team in one-on-one and group situations.
Genuine interest in construction and materiality with proven detailing skills
Proactive approach to working, with an ability to take initiative
Command of and proficiency in hand drawing and digital representation, specifically Autodesk REVIT (BIM), AutoCAD, Rhino3d, Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft Office
For candidates with multi-family residential experience, REVIT experience is critical, and exposure or certification in Passive House, and experience with affordable housing municipal agency approval process is especially useful. 

Please send your CV and a short cover letter explaining your suitability for the role to including "Intermediate Architect/Project Manager" in the subject line. Please limit attachments to 10MB total.  

Salaries and benefits packages are competitive with other New York City firms.