Studio KDA is an award-winning, 23-person design firm specializing in multi-family housing, retail and restaurant design. We are known for engaging, thoughtful design, high level of service to our clients and a very enjoyable and supportive work environment.
We are seeking an intern architect who is passionate about design and who wants to contribute to the success of a project as well as the firm. The ideal candidate should be able to quickly generate design options as well as translate principals’ and design managers’ visions into 3D models. They also should have a good eye for proportions and composition and have strong skills in creating graphic presentations. The Ideal candidates are well organized, technically savvy, and good communicators.
- Bachelor’s degree or higher in architecture
- 3-8 years professional experience.
- Revit proficient.
- Multi-family experience in Type V and Type III construction.
- Ability to author and develop architectural design and conceptual studies.
- Ability to work independently developing a project in plans, elevations, and section.
- Familiarity with building codes, entitlements processes, and zoning research.
- Experience coordinating consultants, creating working drawings, and on site Construction Administration.
We are committed to professional development through mentoring and continuing education. Our staff have ample opportunity to grow and advance quickly through demonstrated effort and success. Studio KDA provides competitive salaries and full benefits package including vacation, medical coverage, dental plan, 401(k) plan, profit sharing, disability insurance and commuter benefits program. As a collaborative and community-focused firm we provide the framework for social gathering through Friday celebrations, an annual River Trip, as well as field trips and seminars.
Our office is a casual, dynamic and collaborative environment. We designed and built the building we occupy, creating a space filled with natural light, generous workstations and outdoor terraces. In addition to an excellent studio environment, we ensure that employees have the tools they need (training, hardware, software, technical support, mentoring and continuing education) to enable inspired and efficient work.
To learn more about our projects, design philosophy and work environment please see our website at studiokda.com. Email letters, resumes and work samples to email@example.com. No phone calls, please.