Ability to conceptualize a building design from both a functional and aesthetic perspective in concert with a client’s requirements, budget, and program.
Assist in the development of a design through sketches, physical models, electronic models, diagrams, massing studies, and other visual formats in order to express the design intent and communicate to the project team, client, and building user groups.
Utilize BIM technologies in the development of three-dimensional models of buildings and their components.
Assist in the development of space planning, block planning, and adjacency diagrams in coordination with the building program.
Interpret and apply building codes and requirements of regulatory agencies in the development of the building design.
Assist in the evaluation and selection of building systems and materials.
Coordinate building systems (structural, mechanical, electrical, etc.) to ensure compatibility with the design intent.
Implement sustainable design principles into the building design and surrounding environment.
Assist in the development of building design in accordance with cost parameters.
Participate in the development of the program and other pre-design efforts.
Ensure that design intent is maintained through documentation and construction.
Skills and Qualifications:
5+ years of experience
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Professionally accredited degree in Architecture or equivalent in support of an architectural license is required
Architectural license is preferred but not required
Ability to apply accessibility codes, applicable building codes, and life-safety codes to the design of a wide variety of project scopes and complexity
General knowledge of building construction systems, constructability, materials, and industry-associated standards
Experience with modeling/drafting software (AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp)
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?Richärd Kennedy Architects is an award-winning studio-based firm that focuses on positively impacting people's lives through the craft of architecture. Since the firm's origin in 1996, public buildings have been an essential part of our work. We are a global firm with a portfolio of work that include United States embassy and consulate campuses, higher education and academic research laboratories, public and academic libraries, and other civic opportunities. Our success in the pursuit of design excellence is evidenced by numerous local, regional, national, and international design awards including the American Institute of Architects "National Honor Award" for Architecture. The firm was recognized as an "Emerging Voice" by the Architectural League of New York, and one of the "New Vanguard" by Architectural Record. We know collaboration is the key to success in delivering important buildings that represent the ideals of a community and society.