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Hiring: Senior Architectural Designer at OCA
<span class="custom-text-variable-c372f618-3e61-489d-91d2-70780d86ba9e" style="color:inherit;display:inline-block"><span style="color:rgba(21, 57, 146, 1)">Hiring: Senior Architectural Designer at OCA</span></span>

Location: New York, NY

Job Type: On-Site

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About Oliver Cope Architect

Oliver Cope Architect is an award-winning architectural design firm located in New York City specializing in classically American homes in a variety of historical styles. Founded in 1988, the firm is one of the premier residential firms in the country and has earned a reputation for creating one-of-kind residences of the highest quality, crafted to meet the specific needs and desires of our individual clients and their families. We pride ourselves in our understanding of both the art of architecture as well as the art of construction. We approach every project with a singular focus on fulfilling our client's vision rather than on a particular design ideology. The firm's unique combination of technical and artistic expertise results in projects that appear timeless, effortless, and appropriate to their sites and surroundings. With a staff of more than fifteen professionals, the firm retains a size that allows for close collaboration between architect and client. 

Job Description:

Oliver Cope Architect seeks talented and motivated senior architectural designers with a minimum of 10 years of experience in high-end residential design for a full-time position.

The candidate should possess the following:

  • B. Arch or M. Arch Degree.
  • A minimum of 10 years experience in residential design.
  • Proficiency in CAD drafting and 3D modeling and rendering programs.
  • Strong knowledge of traditional details.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and document management skills.
  • The ability to manage and guide the staff on your project team.
  • Familiarity with project management, including client, consultant, and vendor communications, budgets, and schedules.
  • Experience in the creation of presentation documents and construction documents.
  • Experience in the design and construction phases from Schematic Design & Construction Documents through Construction Administration.
  • Experience with shop drawing review and coordination.
  • Experience with the research and selection of architectural materials.
  • Enthusiasm for creating special places and a desire to continue learning.

Proficiency with CAD drafting and 3D modeling and rendering programs is required. Vectorworks experience is a plus but we will provide training in the application. We also utilize SketchUp and V-ray for 3D Modeling and Rendering, as well as the Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office 365 suite of applications.

Knowledge Requirements:

  • Architectural Details
  • Architectural Design
  • Client Coordination
  • Strong communication skills
  • Schematic design
  • Construction documents

Degree Details:

  • BArch


We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits with growth opportunities in a comfortable and friendly environment.

Minimum Education Level


Experience Requirement

10 -40 Years



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