Intermediate Architect - Residential

JAM Architecture, PLLC JAM Architecture, PLLC Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Fri, Jun 22 '18Posted on:

JAM is a young, growing firm of amazing architects and designers based in Brooklyn with current work throughout New York City and the Hudson Valley. We’re a residential firm focused on renovations and restorations and we strive to keep the best of what’s old, thoughtfully introduce the new and only start over when we must. We’re looking for an Intermediate Architect who shares our passion for residential work and is looking for long-term career growth.

We have several new projects that need motivated and self-starting architects to work directly with the partners on all phases of design and construction. This includes: attending client meetings, field measuring, drafting in all phases of design, sourcing & editing materials, working with and coordinating engineers & consultants, managing the bidding process, facilitating permitting & approvals, leading construction administration as well as managing junior staff as-needed throughout the project life cycle.

An ideal candidate for JAM:

  • Thrives in a small-firm environment with a laid-back atmosphere and an intense focus on the firm’s commitments and goals
  • Enjoys being a people person and embraces direct client interaction
  • Loves deadlines and exceeding client expectations
  • Strives to connect all the dots to create drawings and presentations that are clear, concise and beautiful
  • Revels in the details but knows when to use broad brush strokes
  • Knows their way around Spotify & Pandora – the office music is always on!


  • Professional architectural degree from an accredited architecture program
  • 3-6 years of post-graduate work experience with high-end residential projects in New York City
  • Strong proficiency with AutoCAD, Rhino and Photoshop 
  • Experience with creating and assembling comprehensive drawing sets for NYC DOB and LPC approvals, pricing and construction
  • Knowledge of integrating structural & MEP systems with architectural design; detailing custom millwork; pre-war, post-war and townhouse building types in New York City; wood frame construction
  • Legally authorized to work in the US and fluent in English (written and spoken)
  • Currently living in/near NYC


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Medical, vision and dental insurance plans
  • Monthly unlimited MetroCard
  • Paid time off

Please submit one PDF document for cover letter, resume, and portfolio/work samples to with subject title: JAM Intermediate Architect 2018 - [Your Name].


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