Studio Gang is seeking a full-time, intermediate level Designer to join our Chicago team. Designers at Studio Gang assist with all phases of project design, from conceptual design to construction administration. Designers perform work on defined segments of a project under the direct supervision of experienced Project Leaders.
Organize information into design proposals through iterative sketching, modeling, diagramming, rendering, and written language.
Seek creative and innovative solutions to assigned tasks and develop associated research and documentation.
Contribute to, and potentially manage aspects of, the planning, design, coordination, and documentation of the assigned project.
Produce coordinated design and construction drawings, documents, and specifications.
Conduct material research and prepare material boards and samples for review.
Actively contribute to meetings with clients, consultants, and subcontractors.
Observe construction progress to facilitate the completion of projects in accordance with design intent and technical requirements.
Participate in shop drawing and sample review.
Assist in the preparation of punch lists and field observation.
Work collaboratively with the project team and provide mentorship to colleagues.
Engage the life of the Studio through task forces, events, research, and mentorship.
Founded and led by Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang is an architecture and urban design practice headquartered in Chicago with offices in New York, San Francisco, and Paris. The Studio works as a collective using a design process that foregrounds the relationships between individuals, communities, and their environment. A sustainability ethos is central to the practice, coupled with a methodology defined by research and experimentation, including collaborations with disciplines both inside and outside the traditional design fields. Current projects include an addition to the American Museum of Natural History in New York City; the new St. Regis Chicago; a unified campus for the California College of the Arts in San Francisco; and mixed-use towers in Amsterdam, Toronto, and Los Angeles. For more information, visit www.studiogang.com.
Studio Gang is an equal opportunity employer. We recognize the value of diversity in our workforce and consider all qualified employment applicants without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and information, age, national origin, pregnancy, status as a parent, partnership status, protected veteran status, disability (physical or mental) or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Architecture with at least 4 years of professional experience.
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
Strong knowledge in Rhino, AutoCAD, Revit, and 3D rendering software
Prior experience fabricating physical models is required
This position will be based in our Chicago office. To apply, please complete an online application at http://studiogang.com/opportunities
Founded and led by Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang is an architecture and urban design practice headquartered in Chicago with offices in New York, San Francisco, and Paris.
We help people, organizations, and cities design their futures.