Lyon/Szot Architecture Lyon/Szot Architecture Employer:
Brooklyn, NY, USLocation:
Mon, Dec 16 '19Posted on:

LYON/SZOT is an architecture office focused on the design and execution of projects with exceptional goals. Our office is driven by an unbounded curiosity about the relationship between people, contemporary culture, and the built environment. We seek to resolve the brief we are given through deploying our professional intelligence to engage the realities, ideas, and the material realities of architectural process and practice. Our best work operates across different scales and programs to respond to challenging contexts and complex content. We see our ability to collaborate as key to realizing the designs we create.  

We are seeking talented a junior level architect/designer to join our team starting in the new year. Staff designers work with the firm principals to develop projects from concept to realization, generating progress studies, bid and filing drawings, and design material for client presentations. Staff designers engage the entire range of the office’s creative workflow through sketching, parametric design, digital modeling, rendering, drafting, physical model making, and prototyping.

The ideal candidate is one with strong design skills and a point of view that complements the practice, is curious, detail-oriented, hardworking, and eager to get their hands dirty. The position offers numerous opportunities to contribute meaningfully to the work of the office.


  • A demonstrated commitment to making, whether through analog or digital means
  • Professional degree in Architecture from an accredited institution
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong conceptual, design and graphic skills illustrated in a comprehensive portfolio
  • Strong proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, Rhino, and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Responsiveness to direction and desire to take responsibility for opportunities when given
  • Ability to meet aggressive deadlines while maintaining high-quality work
  • Proven organizational abilities and consistent attention to detail
  • Self-motivated, pro-active and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Authorization to work in the U.S
  • Can start January

This is a full-time position with competitive compensation commensurate with a candidate’s experience and qualifications. LYON/SZOT provides 9 paid holidays and 1 paid flex day as well as 10 days of accrued flexible time off. LYON/SZOT offers limited benefits and a collaborative, exciting environment with a team of 3-4 motivated architects and designers and one friendly frenchy. LYON/SZOT is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to fostering diversity and inclusion in our field and workplace.

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