Architectural Designer I - Interior Designer I

Perkins Eastman Perkins Eastman Employer:
Stamford, CT, USLocation:
Mon, Dec 6 '21Posted on:

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Perkins Eastman is a global design firm with expertise that covers all aspects of the built environment. With studios in 22 locations worldwide, we design for people, to enhance the human experience and leave a lasting and positive impact on people’s lives and the world we inhabit.

We are an integrated firm which our professional roster consists of architects, interior designers, planners, urban designers, landscape architects, graphic designers, construction specification writers, construction economists, environmental analysts, resiliency experts, traffic and transportation engineers, and several other professional disciplines.

The Opportunity:

Perkins Eastman  - Stamford, where employees are encouraged continuously to engage, to learn, and to contribute in a vibrant and supportive office culture, is in search of an Architectural Designer (Architectural Designer  I) and/or Interior Designer (or Interior Designer I).  This individual should have a passion for high-quality design and possess strong analytical problem-solving skills within their collaborative process. This position will provide an opportunity to work with integrated design teams on Workplace, Corporate Interiors, K-12, Higher Education, Multifamily Residential, Hospitality, and Commercial/Mixed Use interiors of various sizes and complexity a plus. The individual selected must possess the ability to react positively to a variety of design priorities, styles and project delivery methods. Our approach is client-focused and our teams thrive on the vision that makes each project unique.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Working with the Project Manager and Project Architect responsible for the individual project.
  • Be responsible for assisting in Master Planning, workplace planning, strategies, test fits, layouts and develop designs in 3D using Revit or other 3D modeling software (SketchUp etc.) for client review/approval.
  • Ability to perform design computations, compiles data, and elementary architectural assignments.
  • Assists the design team on projects from the Pre-Schematic Phase through Construction Documents.
  • Assist in the preparation of finish material sample boards, physical models and graphic presentations for client approval.
  • Demonstrated basic knowledge of building codes to assure that design complies with the minimum legal standards.
  • Assist with preparation of construction drawings and construction detailing for contractors.
  • Participate in the constructions administration phase by reviewing shop drawings and creating a master log of the project submittals.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Architecture or Interior Architecture from an Accredited School.
  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years of relevant architectural experience.
  • Is able to encourage a collaborative work environment.
  • Is able to develop, communicate and present design concepts to their team.
  • Has strong organization, communication, technical and graphic skills.
  • Is able to work on multiple projects at the same time.
  • Can demonstrated experience in and readiness to lead the technical details of projects.
  • Can demonstrate proficiency with Revit, Affinity Creative Suite, 3D Max, Sketch-up, InDesign and other related design software.
  • Is proficient with other data management software such as Bluebeam, Word and Excel.
  • Has Architectural license or is on path to licensure.
  • Has LEED accreditation or is willing to pursue its or equivalent in the next 6 months.

How to Apply:

If you would like to join a dynamic, energized, innovative and collaborative environment, where your ideas will be heard and your skills challenged, please visit our career page and apply with your cover letter, resume and/or portfolio (Adobe PDF preferred). No phone calls please.

Link: Human By Design!

Perkins Eastman is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and a participant in the U.S. Federal E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.



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