Jack L. Gordon Architects (JLGA), an award-winning design firm located in midtown Manhattan, seeks a talented, senior-level architect with 10+ years of experience.
Now in our 50th year of practice, JLGA is proud to foster an environment steeped as much in experience as in an open, forward-looking approach to design and project management. Our firm culture encourages open communication and collaboration, the expression of new ideas, and an inclusive attitude. We offer real responsibility and opportunity for growth in a collegial workplace environment—even during “work from home” times.
Candidate Experience, Skills, and Qualities
With a variety of new projects beginning, JLGA seeks a candidate who can lead a team through all phases of a project and deliver innovative, high-quality design solutions in balance with exceptional project management skills. This position requires a highly experienced professional who can guide their design team to live up to JLGA’s reputation for responsive client service and quality design documentation. We’re looking for a standout architect with a range of project type experience who can motivate their project team to strive for the highest standards of design excellence.
Applicants should demonstrate proficiency with Revit, AutoCAD and Adobe CC, as well as a path of increasing responsibility and growth over time.
The successful candidate will possess strong internal and client-facing communications skills, and a detail oriented work ethic. A strong ability to lead within a collaborative work context and the capacity to work independently while serving as a critical and supportive part of our team, is highly desired. Experience with healthcare and/or educational projects is a plus.
In short, we’re looking for a highly capable individual who will offer JLGA outstanding design talent, excellent communications abilities, strong hands-on skills, fresh ideas, and a passion for design that matches our own.
If you’re creative, organized, positive, and ready to think on your feet, we welcome your application.
We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefit package that includes health insurance, 401k, pre-tax commuter expense program, paid vacation and more.
JLGA offers an equal opportunity workplace that values respect, sustainability, and professional growth.
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