CCY Architects is a creative, nimble, 30-plus person firm based in Basalt, CO (20-minute drive from Aspen). Outside Magazine recognized CCY in 2015 and 2017, as one of their “Best Places to Work”. CCY Architects has also been honored and awarded Firm of the Yearby both the AIA US Western Mountain Region (2017) and AIA Colorado (2015).
The firm’s project types include boutique hospitality, recreational/commercial mixed-use, legacy community buildings, and exceptionally sophisticated residential, both nationally and abroad.
CCY is seeking a design professional to be our Interiors Studio Lead. You will join a group of dynamic professionals, working in a collaborative manner, in one of the country’s most beautiful mountain communities. Engage in projects of the highest caliber with a healthy work hard/play hard balance, excellent outdoor opportunities, and nationally recognized design.
In collaboration with the architecture team, lead the development of project design and documentation
Client relations, including design presentation
Conceive and develop finish material palettes
Maintaining the materials library
Conduct material and product research for projects
Project staffing and budgeting
Lead and Mentor the Interiors Studio staff
A Professional Degree in Architecture and/or Interior Design from an accredited College or University as well as 5 or more years of experience working in the profession are required. Candidates shall possess strong technical, creative, and interpersonal skills. Be able to provide knowledgeable design input on a range of project elements, further design quality, and interact effectively with the project team and clients. Must demonstrate an understanding of the industry, and have sound judgement of what constitutes exemplary architecture / interior design and appropriate level of documentation. Strong graphic, written, and verbal communication skills required. The ideal candidate will be proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, Adobe Design Suite, and Microsoft Excel.
5 + years of applied professional work experience
NAAB-accredited degree in Architecture and/or professional degree in Interior Design from an accredited program
An understanding of how to assemble a full set of construction documents
Exemplary organizational skills
Basic knowledge of design, trends, construction methodology, materials application and manufacturer-supplier appropriateness
Knowledge of FF&E, architectural/interior finishes
Proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, Adobe Design Suite, and Microsoft Excel
Strong graphic, written and verbal communication skills required
Approach work with creative curiosity and ability to work in a team environment
How to Apply:
For consideration, email your cover letter, resume and examples of work (as a single PDF document) to CCY Architects at firstname.lastname@example.orgUse the subject line: Interiors
About CCY Architects
CCY Architects is a progressive and sustainably minded architecture firm located in the Aspen valley. A leading and award-winning architecture firm for over 40 years, CCY takes a modernist approach to create inspiring spaces for boutique hospitality and commercial projects, as well as exceptional residential work, both national and abroad.
The success of Cottle Carr Yaw's (CCY) philosophy and regionally-responsive design has been recognized by over 100 design awards, including the AIA's Firm of the Year for the US Western Mountain Region, and has been featured in over 50 publications including Architectural Digest, Architectural Record, Robb Report, Mountain Living, LUXE, Town & Country, Urban Land and USA Today.