Company Overview: ShubinDonaldson is a growing, award-winning design practice, staffed by 50 architects and designers, plus support personnel. Current work includes a diverse listing of commercial projects ranging from entertainment-business studios, creative offices, and retail stores, to community centers and custom residences. See our work at www.shubindonaldson.com
Position Overview: ShubinDonaldson is seeking a motivated mid-level Designer/Architect with 5+ years of experience for a full-time position in our Santa Barbara studio.
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture is required
5+ years of experience in publication-quality commercial and residential projects
Experience with developing construction documents and performing construction administration is required
Proficiency with Revit and AutoCAD is necessary
3D modeling skills in SketchUp, Rhino, and 3DS Max are preferred
Strong graphic, organization, and communication skills are essential
Apply architectural principles and procedures in performing architecture design and drafting needed
Compile project data and research
Ability to work both independently as well as collaboratively within a project team is desirable
Proficiency in conceptual design and design presentation is an advantage
Benefits: Medical, dental, and long-term disability insurance is offered to full-time employees, SD pays 100% of the above insurance! We also offer the opportunity to contribute to our 401k matching plan and participate in our Vision coverage.
Submission Instructions: Those interested in applying at ShubinDonaldson may submit their requests electronically, noting the following requirements;
In a single PDF attachment, include a one-page cover letter, your resume, and no more than twelve pages illustrating your best work.
PDF resolution can be optimized for quality screen view, and should benefit your work. Please do not exceed 10MB.
Format the subject line as ‘[name]- [office & position]- [school]’ and leave the body of the email empty
Career positions are intended to be full time, and all applicants should have a commitment and the ability to work for at least one year. International applicants are responsible for obtaining the required documents and permissions for working within the U.S. We will be unable to respond personally to each applicant. If you have not been contacted after four months, you are welcome to reapply. No phone calls or walk-ins will be accepted. Submissions and inquires may be made to JOBS@shubindonaldson.com
Additional Salary Information: Depends on Experience
ShubinDonaldson considers itself not just an Architectural Firm, but a high tech creative company with a creative studio atmosphere where experimentation is encouraged, while maintaining a pragmatic budget and schedule discipline necessary to effectively work with other businesses. This provides a creative tension that leads to imaginative breakthrough solutions in use of materials, signage, architectural graphics and workstations