Project Designer

Metiu Design Studio Metiu Design Studio Employer:
Oakland, CA, USLocation:
Fri, Jun 18 '21Posted on:

Metiu Design Studio is seeking a candidate for an Intermediate Designer to support design and delivery of high-end residential projects under the direction of the Principals. This would be full time in the office, 40 hours a week.

We typically have a wide variety of projects ranging in scale so your day to day will include working on multiple project. It’s never boring to say the least! We do not ask our employees to stay late or work weekends, we want everyone to have a good quality of life and we cultivate a relaxed work environment.

Our office is a creative and open space located in a beautiful brick building in Oakland, near the downtown.

INTERMEDIATE DESIGNER ROLE: Drafting projects in Revit. This includes, but is not limited to articulating design elements; documenting as-builts; preparing construction documents and presentations; participating in site visits; assisting with project workflows; and resourcing client and company needs. 

The qualified candidate will have unique exposure to multiple projects at all levels and in all phases of design and construction. We are a small 3 person office with lots of opportunity for growth and development. In addition to architecture we also do interior design, and are constantly playing with new materials and exploring different styles. 

What we are looking for in a qualified Candidate:

3-7 years architecture experience First-hand familiarity with architectural drawing sets for residential design and the design/delivery process Solid command of Revit. This is important! We need someone who can jump into Revit and has done work on Residential projects Proficiency with common presentation/office programs Versatility - self-starter with good work ethic, shows up on time, and ideally can some bring of their designs and thoughts to the tabl Clear communication skills, positive attitude and comfort taking direction 4-year architecture degree US-based (only)


Has residential experience (required) Demonstrates a passion for high-end, elegant design and precision details Is very detailed-oriented and organized; likes process and follow-through Has a healthy sense of humor and diversity of interests to add to our friendly, dynamic atmosphere

SCHEDULE: Full-time

COMPENSATION: competitive salary, commensurate with experience

BENEFITS: we pay a yearly bonus to help cover health insurance costs, and are in the process of establishing a 401K

LOCATION: Near Uptown Oakland – Parking is readily available. The space is light filled, and a beautiful office to come to each day



OUR FIRM: Metiu Design Studio has been designing homes across the Bay Area for the past 5 years. Our ethos is to deliver unique and custom project for our clients. We collaborate with a number of high end Contractors and Interior Designers. We take great pride in the projects we deliver and developing long lasting relationships with our clients, whose visions match ours. We stand apart from other Bay Area firms in that we are a young firm, that is doing progressive work, and still establishing our style and reputation. We want candidates who have ambition to develop their craft and take on leadership roles in the company as we continue to grow and expand.

QUALIFIED CANDIDATES: Please email cover letter, resume and current work samples—including notes indicating your roles on the projects—to

US-based candidates only

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