Senior Designer

MdeAS Architects MdeAS Architects Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Thu, Sep 19 '19Posted on:

At MdeAS, we know that each employee has a valuable role to play in our firm’s success. With this in mind, we strive to cultivate an environment that enables professional growth while supporting creativity, communication, health and respect. Through a number of prominent projects both international and domestic, our firm has established a reputation for quality of work and attentive service, consistently delivering solutions that maximize development potential and respond to the goals and visions of our clients. With a creative design team that draws on wisdom of experience and a resounding passion for modern architecture, our work articulates an elevated aesthetic within NYC and beyond.

We are seeking a Senior Designer to join our team. The ideal candidate has a professional degree in architecture, 5+ years of experience, and the motivation to work within a collaborative and design-intensive environment.  


  • Advance designs under direction of principals and/or project architects from conceptual development through construction administration
  • Prepare and participate in client design presentations
  • Technical coordination and resolution with consultants and large project teams
  • Prepare and coordinate drawings and specifications in accordance with applicable code and zoning requirements
  • Develop and maintain positive, trusting relationships with client representatives and leadership
  • Communicate regularly with client representatives to clarify design requirements and project deliverables
  • Prepare agendas and meeting minutes for project design meetings
  • Attend on-site visits, field reviews, and project meetings
  • Review shop drawing and material sample submissions
  • Communicate with contractors, consultants, and vendors/manufacturers to ensure incorporation of all information into project requirements


  • Professional degree in Architecture from an accredited university
  • 5+ years of professional architecture experience in all phases of project design and construction
  • Strong knowledge of design trends, materials, construction methods, and building codes
  • Ability to prepare high-quality presentation materials (drawings, diagrams, renderings)
  • Extensive knowledge of 3D modeling, presentation, and drafting software including but not limited to AutoCAD, Rhino, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign; proficiency in Revit a strong advantage
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and collaboration skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • High-degree of self-motivation, flexibility, and resourcefulness
  • Candidate must be eligible to work in the United States without need of employer sponsorship

This is a full-time position; salary will be commensurate with experience. A world-class benefits package includes paid time off, student loan repayment, health insurance, wellness programs, commuter assistance, ARE reimbursement and other work-life benefits! At MdeAS, we value diversity in the workplace and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


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