Junior Architectural Designer

Studio Shamshiri Studio Shamshiri Employer:
Los Angeles, CA, USLocation:
Mon, Feb 8 '21Posted on:

Job Description

Junior Designers support Designers and report to a Senior Designer. Must possess working knowledge of architecture and are expected to communicate and update the project lead on a regular basis so the team is aware of new or important information that may impact the project. They are creative, curious and open to receive direction.

Essential Job Functions

  • Maintain confidentiality of all proprietary information as required by Shamshiri.
  • Follow all Company Policies, and be on time to work as scheduled.
  • Meet with the immediate manager to review assignments, changes in projects, and other information pertinent to the job performance.
  • Support the team in all areas of architectural design under the supervision of a Designer or Senior Designer
  • Assist in coordination with suppliers, consultants, and other third parties as directed by the project leads.
  • Keep clear and accessible records of correspondence and meetings.
  • Understanding of the scope of work and foreseeing potential conflicts.
  • Understanding of products and methods within his or her discipline.
  • Understanding of technical manuals to ensure compliance with required codes and standards.
  • Collaborate seamlessly with interior designers, suppliers, consultants, & other third parties.
  • Produce CAD drawings, renderings, layouts, and graphic presentations under the supervision of a Designer or Senior Designer.
  • Record and produce timely and accurate timesheets weekly.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor and management.

 Job Requirements

  • Two years of professional experience demonstrating excellence in design and implementation on several projects.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or related field
  • Strong graphic presentation skills 
  • Proficient in the software used to create design and contract documents within the Junior Designer’s discipline. Proficiency in AutoCAD, Sketchup, Rhino, V-Ray, Adobe Creative Suite 
  • US Resident 


Ability to:

  • Display a strong work ethic and honesty and adhere to the Company’s Mission and Values, policies, and procedures.
  • Be reliable, responsible, and dependable in fulfilling obligations.
  • Displaying a good-natured, cooperative, and professional attitude.
  • Understand and be sensitive to others' needs, feelings, and reactions, and be helpful on the job.
  • Remain positive and open to change (positive or negative) and react calmly and effectively in high stressed situations.
  • Work cohesively with all levels of management, all departments, and co-workers as part of a team.
  • Be a clear thinker, remain calm, and resolve problems using good judgment.

 Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk, talk, see, and hear. Stands for extended periods of time; uses hands, fingers, arms, legs and moving the whole body, such as bending, lifting, balancing, etc.; occasional lifting (up to 20 lbs.); exposed to office environment conditions. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.

 Mental Effort

Ability to work independently, prioritize duties to ensure timely completion of job duties. Requires active listening, critical thinking, making decisions, and time management skills. Ability to interact in a courteous and professional manner at all times.

 This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying the position. Employees will be required to perform any other job-related duties assigned by their supervisor.


Please email your resume, a complete drawing set, and portfolio to

DO NOT contact the studio. Only emails will be accepted. 

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