SUM Design Studio + architecture is looking to add an Architectural Designer to our growing team. Successful candidates must have 5+ years of experience within an architecture or design firm and hold a 4-year professional degree.
Applicants must be detail-oriented; passionate about design; efficient; devoted to quality output; able to work well independently and in a team environment; possess the organizational skills to prioritize tasks and handle multiple deadlines; and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Proficiency with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, and SketchUp are required as well as working knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator.
Job Type: Full-Time
Self-directed experience with all phases of the architectural process, including: space planning and programming, schematic design, code research, permitting processes, design, drafting, project documentation and construction administration.
Experience developing architectural plans and independently producing construction documents, project details and technical specifications.
Experience with commercial tenant improvements, new construction and retrofitting existing buildings. Project experience with financial institutions is a plus.
Knowledge of building code and an ability to understand, interpret and adhere to contract requirements.
Experience creating and detailing wall, roof, window, door and exterior assembly details, including means and methods.
Technical proficiency with AutoCAD, SketchUp and Microsoft Office. Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.
Field experience with construction administration, verifying proper building construction and adherence to architectural drawings.
Ability to coordinate and communicate with project consultants, contractors and clients.
Strong ability to multi-task, prioritize project tasks and produce high quality work while managing various deadlines.
Exceptional organizational, written, and verbal communication skills.
If you’re interested in joining our team, please send a resume, cover letter, and examples of your relevant work to email@example.com.