MAD Architects Job Posting: Architecture Intern

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MAD Architects is a studio of architects, designers, and creative thinkers dedicated to impacting how humans experience and understand the built space. Working at MAD will give you the opportunity to challenge yourself creatively and technically. As a member of our growing team, you will work cross-culturally with talented, like-minded individuals on unique global projects of varying typologies – from commercial to cultural, hospitality to residential. MAD is an international team of 130 staff across offices in Beijing, Los Angeles, New York, and Rome.

We are currently seeking several talented Architecture Interns, with a passion for design, to join our team in Beijing. This position would see you working with an experienced team of architects on a variety of international projects, through all phases of the design process, offering you the opportunity to expand your knowledge and professional practice.

Requirements:

  • second year of Master’s Degree in Architecture, or higher
  • possess a strong design sensibility
  • experience with producing schematic design drawing sets
  • highly-skilled in AutoCAD, with knowledge of Rhino and Maya; as well as Adobe    
  • Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • fluent in English and/or Chinese
  • highly-organized and efficient, with the capacity to work in a fast-paced 
  • environment and meet tight deadlines with a positive attitude
  • experience working in an architecture office is preferred

How to apply:

Candidates should send their resume and portfolio in PDF format (max. 6MB) to:
hr@i-mad.com

Please indicate the position you are applying for in the email subject line.
www.i-mad.com

MAD Architects Job Posting: Senior Architect

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MAD Architects is a studio of architects, designers, and creative thinkers dedicated to impacting how humans experience and understand the built space. Working at MAD will give you the opportunity to challenge yourself creatively and technically. As a member of our growing team, you will work cross-culturally with talented, like-minded individuals on unique global projects of varying typologies – from commercial to cultural, hospitality to residential. MAD is an international team of 130 staff across offices in Beijing, Los Angeles, New York, and Rome.

We are currently looking for Senior Architects to join our team in Beijing. If you are a globally-minded individual who possesses a strong aesthetic and design sensibility, are detail oriented, and have experience working on large-scale projects, then we’d like to hear from you.

Requirements:

  • bachelor’s degree, or higher, in architecture
  • minimum of six years working in a leading, international architecture firm, with project management experience
  • experience working on large-scale civic/cultural projects, and have been involved in a minimum of three under construction/completed projects – from schematic design to construction design (please be specific about your role on these projects in your portfolio)

Professional and Personal Skills:

  • expertise in construction drawings and construction details
  • strong understanding of building systems and materials
  • demonstrate strong knowledge of codes, practice standards, and industry expectations
  • highly skilled in AutoCAD and Rhino, with a working knowledge of Maya and Adobe Creative Suite
  • highly organized and efficient, able to multi-task through tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment, and is a strong team player  

How to Apply:

Candidates should send their resume and portfolio in PDF format (max. 6MB) to:
hr@i-mad.com

Please indicate the position you are applying for in the email subject line.
www.i-mad.com

MAD Architects Job Posting: Architect

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MAD Architects is a studio of architects, designers, and creative thinkers dedicated to impacting how humans experience and understand the built space. Working at MAD will give you the opportunity to challenge yourself creatively and technically. As a member of our growing team, you will work cross-culturally with talented, like-minded individuals on unique global projects of varying typologies – from commercial to cultural, hospitality to residential. MAD is an international team of 130 staff across offices in Beijing, Los Angeles, New York, and Rome.

We are currently looking for architects to join our team in Beijing. If you are a globally-minded individual who possesses a strong aesthetic and design sensibility, are detail oriented, and have experience working on large-scale projects, then we’d like to hear from you.

Requirements:

  • bachelor’s degree, or higher, in architecture
  • minimum of two years experience working in a leading, international architecture firm or architectural design institute
  • experience working on large-scale projects, particularly civic buildings
  • highly skilled in AutoCAD, with a working knowledge of Rhino and Maya
  • design-oriented, with exceptional creative abilities, and an artistic vision
  • independent, self-motivated, deadline driven individual, committed to quality output, and is a team player

 How to apply:

Candidates should send their resume and portfolio in PDF format (max. 6MB) to:
hr@i-mad.com

Please indicate the position you are applying for in the email subject line.
www.i-mad.com

Seeking Summer Interns/Haute Architecture DPC

We have a position available for a summer internship beginning in June.  We are a boutique architectural firm specializing in high end residential design and unique commercial projects in the New York Metro area.  We are looking for creative individuals with relevant work experience to join our firm.  Proficiency in Autocad and Rhino is required; Experience with construction documents is preferred.  3d modelling and rendering capabilities are a plus.  Since we are licensed to practice architecture in the State of New York and Massachusetts, we can provide IDP mentor-ship.  

Please send a CV and a 5 page pdf portfolio of selected work to:

work@haute-architecture.com

Summer Intern / Studio Link-Arc

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Shenzhen Bay Gallery / Image by Roland Halbe

Based in New York City, Studio Link-Arc, LLC is an international team of architects and designers. Our name, Link-Arc, refers to the practice’s collaborative nature as well as the company’s mission, which is to work across disciplines to create strategy and design in the fields of urban planning, architecture, spatial art and landscape. We accomplish this by linking knowledge, resources, and intelligence, from multiple perspectives and diverse backgrounds.

Studio Link-Arc designed the China Pavilion for Expo Milano 2015, which opened in May 2015 to international acclaim. The office has been published extensively, has received many awards, and was recently included in Architectural Record’s Design Vanguard 2015. We are currently working on: a campus archive library, a high-end retail project in Manhattan, a major educational commission, and have been shortlisted for a major cultural project in Asia.

Kenneth Namkung, M.Arch '03 is active in alumni affairs and is a Senior Associate at Studio Link-Arc. We are looking for talented architecture students to join our team for the summer.

IDEAL CANDIDATES WILL HAVE:

  • Exceptional modelmaking and fabrication skills
  • Exceptional design skills
  • Expertise in modeling/rendering programs including Rhino, 3DStudio Max and Maya
  • Expertise in 2D presentation and drafting software including Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of scripting programs, such as Python, Grasshopper, and Rhinoscript is a plus
  • The ability to work independently with minimal oversight
  • The ability to work well within a fast-paced team environment

Please email cover letter, resume, and work samples in a PDF format to kenneth.namkung@link-arc.com. Please include "MITArchA Job Posting: Summer Intern" in the subject line of your email to ensure that it will be noticed. Submissions should be no larger than 10MB.

Cover letters should be addressed to:  Kenneth Namkung, Senior Associate, Studio Link-Arc, LLC.

Hard copy cover letters and CVs can be mailed to:

Studio Link-Arc, LLC
115 West 30th Street, Suite 901
New York, NY 10001

Visit www.link-arc.com for more information. No phone calls please. Hardcopy work samples will not be returned.

Design Architect: 3-5 Years Experience / Studio Link-Arc

 China Pavilion for Expo Milano 2015 by Studio Link-Arc / Image by Sergio Grazia

China Pavilion for Expo Milano 2015 by Studio Link-Arc / Image by Sergio Grazia

Based in New York City, Studio Link-Arc, LLC is an international team of architects and designers. Our name, Link-Arc, refers to the practice’s collaborative nature as well as the company’s mission, which is to work across disciplines to create strategy and design in the fields of urban planning, architecture, spatial art and landscape. We accomplish this by linking knowledge, resources, and intelligence, from multiple perspectives and diverse backgrounds.

Studio Link-Arc designed the China Pavilion for Expo Milano 2015, which opened in May 2015 to international acclaim. The office has been published extensively, has received many awards, and was recently included in Architectural Record’s Design Vanguard 2015. We are currently working on: a campus archive library, a high-end retail project in Manhattan, a major educational commission, and have been shortlisted for a major cultural project in Asia.

Kenneth Namkung, M.Arch '03 is active in MIT alumni affairs and is a Senior Associate at Studio Link-Arc. We are looking for a motivated and talented designer with strong leadership qualities to join our studio.

EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • A professional degree in architecture from an accredited institution.
  • Authorization to work in the United States.
  • 3-5 years of substantial work experience in leading architecture offices.
  • Applicants with experience at avant-garde design studios will receive favorable review.

TECHNICAL SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

  • Expertise in AutoCAD.
  • Expertise in the preparation of design development and construction documents.
  • Extensive knowledge of construction systems and the ability to coordinate with technical consultants.
  • Knowledge of 2D presentation software including: Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign
  • Extensive experience preparing design presentations.
  • Knowledge of modeling and rendering programs including Rhino, Maya, 3DStudio Max, and CATIA.
  • Expertise in scripting programs including: Python, Grasshopper, RhinoScript is a plus.
  • Knowledge of architectural detailing and familiarity with building systems.
  • Professional fluency in English is required. Knowledge of Mandarin is a plus.

DESIGN SENSIBILITY, INTERPERSONAL, AND MANAGEMENT SKILLS

  • Strong design skills and contemporary design sensibilities.
  • Self-directed, with a strong work ethic and a high level of initiative.
  • Good communication ability and excellent critical thinking skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to consistently meet deadlines.
  • The ability to work well within a project team.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills.

Please email cover letter, resume, and work samples in a PDF format to kenneth.namkung@link-arc.com. Submissions should be no larger than 10MB. Please include "MITArchA Job Posting: Design Architect" in the subject line of your email to ensure that it will be noticed.

Cover letters should be addressed to: Kenneth Namkung, Senior Associate, Studio Link-Arc, LLC.
Hard copy cover letters and portfolios can be mailed to:

Studio Link-Arc, LLC
115 West 30th Street, Suite 901
New York, NY 10001

Visit www.link-arc.com for more information. This position is available immediately. No phone calls please. Hardcopy work samples will not be returned.