Project Architect

New York, NY, USLocation:
Fri, May 31 '19Posted on:

About Leong Leong:

Leong Leong is a New York-based architecture office. Leong Leong's internationally recognized work is directed by Chris and Dominic Leong. Not defined by a specific project type, the firm works at multiple scales, within a wide range of industries and cultural spheres, in diverse locations, and with a wide variety of clients nationally and internationally

Project Architect

Leong Leong is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time project architect position. The position will be responsible for leading projects from concept stages through completion, working closely with the partners and interfacing with clients. Successful candidates will have the ability to translate design concepts into reality while simultaneously managing project workflows. The ideal candidate for this position is highly-motivated and possesses strong communication and interpersonal skills. They must also have experience organizing teams and coordinating projects in complex and dynamic situations.


  • 7+ years of professional experience in an architecture firm, with management responsibilities

  • Master's Degree in Architecture

  • Experience managing and coordinating projects in NYC and familiarity with NY building codes and DoB filing and approvals process.

  • Exceptional critical thinking ability

  • Client management & project coordination experience

  • Ability to meet aggressive deadlines while maintaining highest quality of work

  • Proven organizational abilities and consistent attention to detail

  • Knowledge of project processes related to coordination, workflow, project approvals, construction detailing, materials, methods, and codes

  • Exceptional interpersonal communication skills

  • Contract documentation & project scheduling experience

  • Extensive experience with the production and organization of drawing sets from SD to CD

  • Experience managing projects in Construction Administration phase

  • Fluency in written and spoken English

  • All legal permits and visas required to work in the USA

  • Proficient in Rhino, Revit, and Adobe Software

To Apply:

Qualified candidates are encouraged to email a cover letter, CV, and work samples as a single PDF no larger than 3mb to Include "PROJECT ARCHITECT" in the subject field. Please highlight in yellow three sentences describing why you are interested in working at Leong Leong.  We can only respond to a limited number of qualified candidates. No phone inquiries, please.

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