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Project Architect - 8 Years Professional Work Experience

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

Shigeru Ban Architects is a growing, critically acclaimed global practice with offices 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 the United States is required for this position. 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 months of May / June 2021.

We seek a Project Architect with a minimum of 8 years of experience to work under the direction of senior staff in developing documents for cultural, community and residential projects. Candidates must have a sound background working on projects during all phases of development – from concept design through completion of construction. 

Background shall include projects that are inventive, carefully detailed, with well-integrated building systems. Candidates must have exceptional design and presentation skills. We work with physical as well as digital models.

Applicants shall have in depth experience:

  • Organizing sets of presentation and construction documents
  • Managing consultant team coordination
  • Developing Technical Detailing including innovative conditions
  • Designing with US Model Building Codes
  • Implementing sustainability strategies
  • Managing tasks while supervising a project team
  • Supporting Innovative Projects requiring Design Collaboration with Construction Trades
  • Cultural, Community or Residential Projects

Additional Requirements:

  • Proactive mindset toward project realization
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Fluent or Business Level English Language proficiency. Japanese language proficiency is a plus
  • Valid United States work permit
  • Bachelor or Master degree in Architecture
  • LEED Accreditation is a plus
  • Software Proficiency Requirements: AutoCAD, Rhino, Revit and Adobe Creative Suite proficiency are required. Rendering skills are a plus (V-Ray, Lumion, or Enscape)

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

Include ‘Project Architect 8 - 05_2021’ in the subject line of the cover letter / application.

Include letter, resume, references, and work samples including design drawings, models, and construction documents for a completed (built) project. Please include a downloadable PDF link to the same information (Max 20MB file size).

Please include salary requirements and availability (applications without comment on 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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