As an Technical Designer, you will collaborate with our design team to develop innovative design solutions as well as coordinate the design through the construction documentation phase of a project.
What You Will do
Working closely with the architectural team to develop design solutions for various types of project types
Assisting with presentation documents and design narratives
Developing and resolving technical details while maintaining design intents
Coordinate with consultants throughout the project phases
Project research on appropriate materials, precedent and trends
Preparing plans, elevations, sections, detailed construction drawings from measured surveys and from photographs, by hand and on computer.
Involvement in project team meetings.
3D imaging and general presentation work
Professional degree in Architecture, B.Arch., M.Arch.
Min. 2 years of relevant experience in master planning, mixed-use, office, and retail projects
China project experience is preferred
Strong in concept design, detailing, and documentation
Experience using Rhino and/or Revit required, and AutoCAD, Grasshopper scripting tool & BIM modeling software a plus
Proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, Rhino, Sketchup, PhotoShop, Illustrator, and InDesign
Knowledge of Grasshopper, and rendering software is desirable
Strong in graphic and visual representation skills
Strong sense of ownership, personal responsibility and dedication to their work and the work of their team
Fluent in written and spoken in English, Cantonese and Mandarin is a must.
Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work well in a team
Ability to take initiative in response to direction or instruction
Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines efficiently
A flexible and open attitude towards new ways of working and commitment to independent, lifelong learning
Gensler is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All aspects of employment decisions will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the bases of any status protected under federal, state, or local law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability you may contact us . We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our colleagues.
Gensler is a global architecture and design firm grounded in the belief that design strategy optimizes business performance and human potential. Our 5,000+ practitioners networked across 47+ offices use global perspective and local presence to innovate at every scale. Whether we are refreshing a retailer’s brand, planning a new urban district, or designing a super tall building, we strive to make the everyday places people occupy more inspiring, more resilient, and more impactful.