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Architect / Architectural Designer - 5 Years of Professional Work Experience (Chinese Language Proficiency Required)

Shigeru Ban Architects Shigeru Ban Architects Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Fri, Apr 9 '21Posted on:
Full-timeType:

Shigeru Ban Architects is a growing, critically-acclaimed global practice with offices based in Tokyo, Paris and New York.

The position we are seeking to fill is in the New York Office. Work experience on projects located in China is required for this position. Work experience in the United States is also beneficial. To support our schedule, qualified candidates must currently be available for interviews in New York City (during COVID-19 interviews and initial work may be in part remote). We are seeking to hire during the month of May 2021.

We seek an Architect / Architectural Designer with 5 years (min) continuous work experience in a professional architecture practice (for this purpose summer internships are not considered ‘continuous work experience’). Candidates must have exceptional design and presentation skills. We work with physical as well as digital models.

Applicants shall have experience:

  • Organizing sets of presentation and construction documents
  • Supporting consultant team coordination
  • Implementing sustainability strategies
  • Detailing innovative conditions
  • Designing with China & US Model Building Codes
  • Working with builders during construction / working on built projects during the construction administration phase
  • Managing tasks while supervising a small team
  • Commercial, Multi-unit Residential, Hotel and Hospitality Project experience is also beneficial

Additional Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Fluent or Business Level English Language proficiency and Chinese (Cantonese or Mandarin) Language proficiency
  • Valid United States work permit
  • Bachelor or Master degree in Architecture
  • Software Proficiency Requirements: Rhino modeling, V-Ray rendering, AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite. Professional work experience with Revit is recommended. Rapid Prototyping experience is a plus

For consideration, please submit applications via Archinect's online job application portal.

Include ‘Arch-5 CL - 05_2021’ in the subject line of the cover letter / application.

Send letter, resume, references, and work samples including design drawings and models, via PDF (Max 9MB). Web links will not be considered.

Please include salary requirements and availability. Applications without discussion of salary requirements will not be reviewed.

Please respond only if you meet the above requirements and all requested information is provided. Please do not e-mail or call the office as we are unable to respond to inquiries due to the number of applications received.

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