Gensler Hong Kong Limited

Technical Designer (Junior)

Gensler Hong Kong Limited
Posted on 15-Apr-21

Technical Designer (Junior)

Gensler Hong Kong Limited

Job Highlights

  • Architectural Assistant
  • Technical Designer
  • Architecture

Job Description

Your Role

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

  • Technical documentation

  • 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.

  • Project filing

  • 3D imaging and general presentation work

Your Qualifications

  • 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.

Additional Information

Career Level
Entry Level
Years of Experience
3 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

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.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Housing allowance, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus, Work from home, Five-day work week