Obra Architects is an international practice based in New York City: its driving force is a diverse team of designers who have converged in the city from all over the world. Obra has a rich record of working in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. In this dialectical vision of the project—rational construction and empowered inhabitation—, Obra Architects is committed to searching for the unique opportunity to develop a singular architecture: one that is not dull or insensitive to the needs of people, but that rather manages, through sensitive design, to be both intelligent in construction and generous in living potentialities. They design affordable and sustainable buildings, urban master plans, and landscapes that seek to realize the maximum potential of human life for those who inhabit them.
OBRA Architects is seeking a professional committed to architectural quality able to take on key responsibilities within a growing practice and an intense office environment. We are evolving and expanding our team and are seeking to develop and improve methods of optimizing teamwork and workflows with careful consideration of the total architectural project from conception thru to execution. Understanding of NYC code, international building code, and construction standards, and 3-5 years of experience are expected. Basically: if you are working in a larger corporate atmosphere or less adventurous office, have experience with REVIT, and are seeking a challenging, exciting environment with huge growth potential, please apply.
The candidate should be able to move fluently between design and construction phases and handle multiple projects of various sizes and complexity. Strong detailing abilities are also a plus, please include specific descriptions of detailing experience and construction experience in your submitted materials.
5-year Bachelors or Masters Degree in Architecture
Experience in detail and design development, construction document
Proficiency in Revit, CAD, 3D computer modeling, and representation
Salary commensurate with experience, health insurance benefits package offered.
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