Architect/Designer – Retail – New York, NY, US | Works

O’Neil Langan Architects is looking for junior and mid-level architectural designers to work with us on exciting new retail projects. OLA is home to a talented and tight-knit team who are passionate about producing great retail design, and we are looking for motivated designers who are excited to grow in this fast-paced field.

As a designer at OLA, you will be deeply involved in the development of projects from schematic design to construction, with significant opportunities for growth. Working closely with senior executives and directors on every new project, you’ll benefit from valuable mentorship from seasoned architects as you hone your craft.

OLA works with premium retail brands in the United States and abroad, and we aim to be the best at what we do. Check out our website to see the type of work we offer our clients. If you want to be part of our vision and have the skills to make it happen, we want to hear from you!

This position is currently a hybrid work role and will require workers to meet project out-of-home standards part of the time (1-2 days per week) using a combination of personal and remote computing equipment. Our ideal candidates will be located in New York City or the immediate area, and will be able to work primarily out of our Manhattan headquarters office, but also from home if needed.

OLA’s benefits package includes health (including a $3,000 annual HRA account), 401(k), and public transit, as well as voluntary dental, vision, and more.

Skills and experience required:

  • BArch, MArch or equivalent degree in interior design
  • 1-7 years of work experience in an architecture or design firm required
  • MUST have strong drafting experience in AutoCAD and/or Revit, preferably both
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Proficiency in 3D Studio Max & Vray, or Rhino & Vray is a plus (we like to continue rendering projects on these platforms)
  • Alternative 3D application experience, please explain in your cover letter
  • Must have strong and clear communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to manage projects and fast deadlines

Please respond with the following:

  • CV attached as well as portfolio in PDF format, maximum file size of 10 MB
  • Salary requirements – $58,000 – $85,000, depending on experience and skills
  • Resumes submitted without salary requirements, portfolios, or that do not meet the candidate requirements above will not be considered.

If contacted for an interview, please be prepared to show sets of working drawings you have assembled in addition to your portfolio.

Thank you for your interest in OLA!

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