KTGY is looking for a dynamic, design oriented leader at the Associate Principal / Principal level to join our Irvine office. The right person will have considerable experience in high density housing and an aptitude for mentorship, client relationships and studio leadership. This position will report to the Managing Principal and be responsible for all phases of studio and project leadership including studio business planning, visioning, scheduling and growth. KTGY’s strategic plan centers on an increased design profile while continually searching for better. We are looking for someone to help us further this mission. This is a great opportunity for someone who is creative, dedicated, passionate and collaborative.
KTGY Irvine is a large multi-studio office with work in the areas of planning, retail, high density, for-sale, and research and development. KTGY is a highly collaborative environment and it is not unusual for offices or studios to work together on a project. We are a community of collaborative thinkers, encouraging communication and connectivity that goes beyond the work. You can often find people playing ping pong in the founder’s room or riding bikes to the local lunch spot.
Minimum 15 years of industry experience
4-year Architectural degree
Licensed Architect (preferred)
Advanced understanding of building codes, including national and state local codes
In depth knowledge of various product types and construction practices and how to apply, detail, and specify them
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work on multiple projects and maintain effective communication and quality control
Accurate and detail oriented
Strong leadership skills demonstrated by the ability and willingness to delegate responsibility, work with others, and coach them to develop their capabilities
Advanced understanding and proficiency using the following software:
AutoCad and/or REVIT
About KTGY Architecture + Planning
KTGY is an international full-service architecture and planning firm. Our architects and planners combine big picture opportunities, modern sustainable practices and impeccable design standards to help create developments of enduring value. Organized to deliver the most specialized service possible and enriched by the depth and diversity of our team members, our studios are staffed by creative and collaborative leaders empowered to continually push for better.