Zoning/Pre-Design Architect

FXCollaborative FXCollaborative Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Thu, Dec 19 '19Posted on:

FXCollaborative is an established architectural, interior design, planning, and urban design firm based in New York City.  Noted for its commitment to sustainable design the firm has been recognized through local, national, and international design excellence awards and feature articles in the most prestigious design publications. The practice encompasses corporate, civic, cultural, educational, transportation, residential, hospitality, office, retail, and mixed-use projects on a variety of scales, from single story to high-rise. 

 We are currently accepting resumes and portfolios for a talented Zoning/Pre-Design Architect who can assist in the production of pre-design feasibility studies for complex mixed use projects in NYC.  

The candidate will have the following daily duties:

  • Research zoning constraints for complex mixed-use projects in NYC.
  • Prepare feasibility studies including concept level floor plans, massing diagrams and area summaries.
  • Prepare presentation drawings including urban design analysis diagrams, illustrative site plans and massing views for larger Urban Design projects.
  • Interact with consultants.

The candidate must have the following Experience:

  • Minimum of 4 years related experience.
  • Have experience working with the NYC Zoning Resolution and an understanding of the NYC rezoning process. 
  • Able to work across multiple scales, with experience working on large teams on complex neighborhood scale planning projects to working on small teams producing feasibility studies for complex mixed-use buildings.
  • Must have familiarity with various building types and planning standards.
  • Work experience at NYC Department of City Planning preferred or other similar city agencies.
  • Must be proactive, detail-oriented and a self-starter, able to prioritize and multi-task.
  • Must be hardworking and a team player.
  • A graduate of an accredited Masters or Bachelor of Architecture or Urban Design/Planning degree program or related combination.
  • LEED accredited preferred.
  • Candidate should be proficient with 2D, 3D, graphic and other related design software.

Please e-mail your cover letter, resume & work samples to Please put Zoning/Pre-Design in subject line. No phone calls please.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status.  FXCollaborative takes affirmative action in support of its policy to and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

FXCollaborative welcomes diversity in the workplace.  

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