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Project Architect (4-6 years post graduate experience)

WXY Architecture + Urban Design WXY Architecture + Urban Design Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Fri, Nov 8 '19Posted on:
Full-timeType:

WXY is an award-winning multi-disciplinary practice specializing in the realization of urban design, planning and architectural solutions in challenging contexts. Focused on innovative approaches to public space, structures and urban issues, the firm’s work engages both site-specific design and planning at multiple scales. The firm’s commissions are in collaboration with community-based, public authority, and private clients. WXY’s office is located in New York City. 

WXY is seeking an experienced Project Architect with excellent design skills and 4 +years professional post graduate experience currently residing in NYC. The position will require a strong working knowledge of Revit and all applicants should have authored at least one project in NYC using Revit. Applicants not fitting this criteria will not be considered.  

Responsibilities: 

  • To support design with high quality graphic communication, drawings and 3D visualization 

  • To support schematic design, design development, construction drawings and construction administration. 

  • To maintain an organized content workflow throughout production consistent with office procedures and standards 

  • To report directly to project managers and office principals  

Required Skills: 

  • 4+ years of post graduate experience 

  • Strong design and representational skills 

  • Good understating of building systems and NYC/ NY building code 

  • Knowledge of design and documentation for ADA 

  • Strong awareness of contemporary design culture and technological innovations 

  • Critical software requirements include: Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, Office suite  

  • Software awareness requirements include: Rhino, Maxwell, Dynamo, Autocad 

 

Experience & Qualifications: 

  • Able to work in the USA and begin work immediately 

  • Fluent in English (excellent written and verbal skills) 

  • Professional degree in architecture 

  • 4+ years professional post graduate experience in an architectural office 

  • Construction documentation and Revit experience is critical 

  • Excellent presentation and graphics skills 

  • Experience leading and directing teams 

  • Experience coordinating consultant BIM models through all phases on an architectural project 

  • Construction drawing set management, consistency in office and drafting standards, and ability to convert design Intent into construction documents 

  • Experience in handling multiple small projects at once will be viewed favorably  

  • Experience with DOB filing, zoning and energy code will be viewed favorably 

 This is a full-time salaried position with benefits.  Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. No phone calls please. Previous applicants need not apply. Due to the volume of applicants only those being considered will be contacted. Thank you. 

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or national origin. WXY is committed to take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified employees and applicants who are disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, and other protected veterans. WXY is committed to take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities. 

 

Please email cover letter, CV and portfolio in PDF format to  jobs@wxystudio.com with the position title in the subject line. Please no links to online folios. 

 

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