San Francisco, CA
EHDD, a national leader in architecture, interior design, urban planning and sustainability, is seeking a full-time Designer to join our team.
EHDD is not a departmentalized office; instead we are organized around each specific project and we keep key staff on that project from beginning to end. Our Designers benefit from that philosophy by gaining a breadth of experience early in their career development.
With direction from a licensed Architect and/or Design Principal, the Designer II will assist in the delivery of projects from our broad portfolio from early design phases through construction.
As a Designer II, your role is to work in close coordination with the project team to develop appropriate design solutions under the direction of the Project Designer and Design Principal. The ideal candidate must possess the ability to work independently and be able to support complex design projects of various types.
The Designer II will be prepared and eager to participate in all phases of projects, including programming, schematic and design development, construction documents and construction administration phases.
What You Will Do:
Participate in all aspects of design from initial programming through schematic design and plan approval by client
Develop graphic renderings, 3D digital massing and construction drawings
Develop technical details and coordinate with consultants, contractors, fabricators and regulatory agencies
Conduct material and product research and selection
Participate in marketing efforts and preparation of promotional material for potential new clients
Collaborate with design team, clients, consultants, contractors, fabricators, and other vendors to meet overall project objectives
Professional degree from an accredited school of architecture
3-5 years’ experience in a design office [Architectural office preferred]
Revit experience required
Strong 3D visualization skills
Ability to work independently on special assignments
Fluency with Revit, AutoCAD and 2D/ 3D software
Fluency with Adobe Creative Suite
Strong knowledge of sustainable design principles and LEED accreditation are a plus
EHDD offers a great work place environment and interesting building types - including aquariums, museums, academic facilities, laboratories, libraries, student housing and commercial residential developments. We offer competitive benefits, including flex days and support for professional development.
EHDD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
How to Apply / Contact
Please submit a letter of interest, resume and samples of your work by e-mail to HR@ehdd.com and reference Designer II on subject line.