KSQ Design is a national planning, architecture, engineering, and interior design firm seeking a Project Architect / Designer to be a key part of our NYC,NY office.
The applicant will work on New York City Multi-Family, and Collegiate Student Life, and K-12 projects throughout all phases of the project life cycle to ensure a high-quality product. The applicant will work as part of a team to create a project design from start to finish that satisfies the client’s needs, regulate its progress, abide to all financial budgets and deadlines, and sees the project to completion. Qualified candidates must be self-motivated, team players, interested in personal and professional growth and learning, and have excellent design and production skills.
Previous experience in our specific markets, especially New York City Multi-Family, with an emphasis on Construction Administration is preferred. Compensation is commensurate with experience.
The candidate should have the following skills:
Professional degree in architecture from an accredited architecture program or equivalent
Must be licensed or motivated to attain licensure
Responsible for all aspects of construction administration including but not limited to shop drawing/submittal review and coordination, attending project meetings, periodic monitoring of construction sites, interfacing with contractors and clients.
May have responsibilities such as assisting with prioritizing, delegating, and coordinating project production under the supervision of the Project Manager
Ability to collaborate positively and professionally in a team environment; will coordinate project details with other team members
Strong technical proficiency and creative skills, including construction administration
Able to meet challenging deadlines while producing a quality product
Strong proficiency in Revit Architecture is a must, AutoCad, InDesign, and Photoshop, along with a variety of rendering software is beneficial
We believe in the transformative power of community. Our creativity makes vibrant communities possible through the design of thoughtful, inspired spaces that foster a sense of belonging, safety, accountability and awe. That's our mission at KSQ.
We believe in thoughtful study. Our approach is rooted in a deep understanding of how design affects human connections. We know th...at good solutions can only come from a thorough definition of the problem; therefore, we seek first to understand before being understood–and value the process of discovery. We believe in collaboration.We value a participatory design process, knowing a great idea can come from anyone at the table. This ensures that pride of authorship is shared by everyone–from the client to the newest member of the team.We believe in good design. Innovation and creativity are at the core of who we are and what we do. We bring creative solutions to every angle of a project–and look at old problems in new ways that affect how people experience our buildings.