Designer

New York, NY
Peter Pennoyer Architects
ppapc.com

Peter Pennoyer Architects is seeking a Designer with at least 5 years of experience to join one of the firm's highly skilled and technically innovative teams.

PPA is an award-winning practice in traditional architecture, recognized as a leader in classicism and historic preservation. Our work ranges from unique high-end houses and apartments to award-winning institutional and development projects.

A successful applicant will demonstrate willingness to engage in a collaborative and creative environment, and will show evidence that they can consistently produce work of a very high quality.  

Responsibilities will include:  

  • Take responsibility for architectural design work at varying scales to assist renovation and new construction projects

  • Analyze existing conditions, conduct zoning & code research, develop program and propose design solutions

  • Prepare design concepts and generate compelling presentation materials

  • Direct the production team, provide any required design input, and support the production efforts

  • Work alongside the Partner-in-Charge and the Project Manager to advance the design concepts

  • Collaborate with consultants and other professionals outside the firm

  • Participate in new technology including 3D printing, BIM workflow, and VR visualization

  • Engage with clients and assist the team's efforts through completion of intensive and high quality projects.

Candidates should have the following experience and qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in architecture

  • Familiarity and working knowledge of classical architecture, enthusiasm for traditional design of varying types

  • Minimum 5 years of experience to include all phases of architectural delivery

  • Working knowledge of common construction types and building technology

  • Well-rounded experience with projects in high-end residential, multi-family, high-rise, retail, and institutional

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Adobe Suite is required

  • Proficiency in Revit is a very strong plus for this candidate

  • Familiarity with 3DS Max, Lumion and Rhino is a plus

  • Ability to organize, establish priorities, and self-manage

Send application to: Stacey Peart at stacey@ppapc.com