Join the No. 1 ranked architecture firm (2017 Architect 50 Sustainability Category: Architect Magazine) and work alongside the best talent in the world who will challenge and inspire you every day.
We have an immediate opening for a Urban Designer with 5+ years of post-graduate experience. The role is based in our downtown Vancouver, B.C. office, where each day we ideate, collaborate and create, supported by a culturally diverse group of architectural professionals, in-house leading-edge technology including digital fabrication, virtual design and realization, and physical modelling. Our Vancouver team thrives on multi-disciplinary engagement while practicing at the intersection of architecture and urban design and are distinguished by our creative and intellectual curiosity.
- You have an Architecture, Landscape Architecture, or Urban Design degree.
- You bring exceptional creativity and excellent technical knowledge in urban design, transit-related development, and landscape architecture.
- Resiliency and creating environmentally responsible projects and cities are top priorities for you.
- You are developing strong leadership skills, can break down a bold vision into actionable challenges, and enjoy working with others to achieve extraordinary design solutions and outcomes.
- You have extensive technical skills to develop concepts and generate solutions through all documentation phases of the project.
- Your communication skills are excellent and enable you to establish and maintain project criteria, communicate it to project teams, and manage projects with confidence and ease while ensuring design intention is maintained.
- Communication, leadership, and organizational expertise
- Detailing and execution of documents with minimal supervision
- Proficient modeling with and leading projects in Revit and AutoCAD
- Proficient in visualization software
- Experience with complex multi-phased higher education, healthcare and/or commercial development projects, is desired
- Licensed Professionals with LEED accreditation are strongly preferred
As an integral part of our collaborative and outgoing team environment, you will provide graphics, design, and overall team support for urban design and master planning projects that encompass mixed-use developments, multi-family and high-rise residential, major institutional, and cutting-edge technology clients, to name a few.
Please apply with resume, cover letter and portfolio.