amphibianArc, founded in 1994, represents a philosophy of design and architecture that is informed by the idea of evolution in the formation of human spirit and habitation. amphibianArc has designed a wide range of projects in both the U.S. and China. The rapidly growing office is seeking a Project Architect for our Chinese office in Shanghai. This position is offered by amphibianArc L.A. office, but 90% of the time will be spent in Shanghai, and will be responsible for coordinating multiple projects in different phases. International travel between two offices may be required.
Required education and work experience:
Professional degree in Architecture; architectural license is preferred.
At least 5 years experience in all phases of design (program, preliminary design and shop drawing);
Experience in leading or participating in the design of institutional, offices, residential and large mixed-use retail projects；
Required knowledge and skills:
A passion for architecture, excellent scheme creation and architectural creative capability, with a keen intellect and active mind;
Expertise in design organization/management and the ability to accurately comprehend the project and the client’s demand, with good communication and coordination skills;
Knowledgeable in materials and methods of construction;
Strong skills in AutoCAD and Rhino, proficiency in Revit modeling is preferred;
Self-motivated, team-oriented and adaptable to a fast paced environment;
Proficiency in Chinese and English, both oral and written.
Salary commensurate with experience.
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and portfolio samples, stating the applicant’s role in each project to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference "Project Architect" in the subject line of your e-mail. Submission to be in PDF format, and limited to 5mb file size. Only applicants that meet the qualifications will be contacted. No phone calls please.