Architectural Designer II

Perkins Eastman Perkins Eastman Employer:
Charlotte, NC, USLocation:
Thu, Dec 27 '18Posted on:

Perkins Eastman is a global architecture and design firm guided by the belief that design can have a positive and lasting impact on people’s lives. With more than 1,000 employees in 17 locations around the world, we collaborate seamlessly across borders, barriers, and disciplines to connect people and ideas. Whether conceiving of new healthcare models, reviving a local landmark as a boutique hotel, or helping communities become more resilient, we are united in a dedication to progressive and inventive design that enhances the human experience. If everything is design, everything we do is HUMAN BY DESIGN.


We are seeking a dedicated, passionate team member with strong individual design and problem solving skills for immediate opportunities as an Architectural Designer. This position requires the candidates to support project team leaders and produce presentations suitable for the Perkins Eastman team and client.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Project Manager responsible for the individual project, Architectural Designer II will be responsible for assisting in Master Planning, Site Planning and Building Design exercises utilizing, 3D Modeling, and Digital Presentation Packaging.
  • Prepare program and schematic proposal, project layouts and develop designs in 3D using Revit and other 3D modeling software for client review/approval.
  • Perform design computations, specification research, compile data, and other supporting technical project information.
  • Assist with preparation of construction drawings and construction detailing.
  • Review building codes to assure the design complies with minimum legal standards.
  • Assist in the construction administration phase by reviewing shop drawings and other submittals.
  • Prepare finish material sample boards, physical models and graphic presentations for client approval.
  • Assist the design team on projects from the Pre-Schematic Phase through Construction Documents.


  • Accredited Bachelor or Master degree in Architecture
  • License preferred
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years of experience required (Healthcare experience a plus, not required)
  • Ability to collaborate, develop, communicate and present design concepts to their team.
  • Strong communication skills and excellent graphic presentation skills.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time.
  • Proficiency with Revit, AutoCAD, Sketch-Up and Adobe Creative Suite is required. Rhino and other related design software is a plus.
  • Proven track record of successful drawing/document organization
  • Ability to be productive on a wide variety of project types with minimal supervision.



How to Apply:

If you would like to join a dynamic, energized, innovative and collaborative environment, where your ideas will be heard and your skills challenged, please visit our career page and apply with your cover letter, resume and/or portfolio (Adobe PDF preferred). No phone calls please.

Link: Human By Design

Perkins Eastman is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and a participant in the U.S. Federal E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

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