Danny Forster Inc. d/b/a Danny Forster Design Studio Danny Forster Inc. d/b/a Danny Forster Design Studio Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Thu, Sep 14 '17Posted on:

Danny Forster Design Studio (DFDS) is a boutique design firm with design projects ranging from mixed use retail, multi-story hospitality, high end residential, and restaurant projects. At DFDS we provide an environment where associates gain experience, train and mentor with the best, and build a successful career. We focus on collaboration, innovation and open communication at all levels.

We currently have an opening for a full-time Designer, in our design team with full benefit package. Candidate must have an Architect license in the State of New York.


The Designer position is responsible for assisting the Senior Project Designer in designing a variety of projects ranging from small to large scale projects.  The Designer assists in the development of the project design, production of presentation drawings, sketches and assists in solving design complexities.  This individual must demonstrate creativity and good design judgment.

This position is expected to demonstrate professionalism, high standards and sound judgment.  It is essential to develop your knowledge in architecture and to support a continuous learning environment. Team building and motivation are also key responsibilities.


  • Assists with development and implementation of project design concepts
  • Produces presentation drawings, sketches and renderings
  • Supports follow-through of initial design through completion of construction
  • Creates, develops and implements project design concepts
  • Projects are completed in accordance with client requirements, code requirements, standards, and site adjustments.
  • Provide directions and instruction within your team, as well as share knowledge, in order to produce a complete set of architectural construction documents.
  • Brainstorm, develop models and present unique design proposals.
  • Listen and communicate with the client about prospective ideas.
  • Brainstorm creative design plans.
  • Interact with other designers and architects.
  • Present design proposals.
  • Follow up with design work as building progresses.
  • Produce detailed drawings


  • B.ARCH or M.ARCH in Architecture
  • Must have an Architect license in the State of New York.
  • Management Experience 2-3 persons
  • Substantial technical knowledge of Construction Documentation & Construction Administration.
  • 5+ years in designing small to mid-size architectural projects
  • Revit experience is a must
  • Creativity and knowledge of architectural project phases
  • Ability to use computer systems as an effective tool
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, and 3D modeling
  • Presentation skills are required
  • Travel may be required

Interested applicants should email their resume and portfolio.

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