Sage and Coombe Architects Sage and Coombe Architects Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Wed, Jul 21 '21Posted on:

Sage and Coombe Architects is a certified Woman-Owned studio based in New York City specializing in public projects and social infrastructure. We create architecture that protects and strengthens communities through inclusive and resilient design practices. 

Over two decades, our multidisciplinary 18-people team has designed libraries, parks, firehouses, athletic facilities, art centers, schools for all ages—and from time to time, we take on a beach house, townhouse, or penthouse. Our office approaches every challenge with flexibility, an open mind, and joy.


We seek an Architect with 5 to 7 years of experience who is committed to design innovation, building craft, and environmental stewardship. Successful candidates will have project responsibilities from concept design through construction administration, manage and mentor team members, and maintain relationships with clients and consultants. They will have the ability to handle a full range of tasks within architectural design practice. They will also possess expertise in BIM standards and systems (Revit). Licensure is a plus. BIPOC architects are encouraged to apply. 

Responsibilities shall include but are not limited to: 

  • Ability to work individually or collaboratively with and report to Project Leader and/or Principal and meet project deadlines in a timely manner
  • Generate hand-drawn and CAD sketches, working and presentation models throughout the design process
  • Generate detailed digital 3D models throughout the design process
  • Preparation of comprehensive drawing sets from concept design through construction documents
  • Demonstrated talent and ability to produce renderings
  • Maintain files including drawings, documents, specifications, correspondences, and all other project materials in an organized manner following firm protocols
  • Prepare and develop design and presentation documents in support of various project phases

Experience and qualifications:

  • 5-years Bachelor's or Master's degree in Architecture
  • 5 to 7 years of experience in several phases of the design process: conceptual, design development, construction documents, and construction administration
  • Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the U.S.

Applicants must have:

  • Excellent communication skills with fluency in English (spoken and written) and ability to ensure accuracy and professionalism in all communications
  • Significant contributions to a well-documented and coordinated drawing set
  • Fluency in AutoCAD and Revit, and ability to produce detailed drawing sets
  • Excellent Adobe Suite and Rhino modeling skills
  • Understanding of materials, construction techniques, and zoning/building codes
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to work on multiple or fast-paced projects and meet project deadlines

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package

Please submit your cover letter, resume, and a sample portfolio of professional and academic work samples as a single PDF file (5 MB max size) with "Architect" in the subject line. Sage and Coombe Architects is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that values a diverse workplace and strongly encourages women, people of color, LGBT individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, and veterans to apply. Unfortunately, we are not able to respond to every applicant. No phone calls or emails, please.

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