Advanced Design Architects - Shanghai

As an international architectural firm, UNStudio is active in the broadest fields of architecture. Our project portfolio covers every aspect of architecture, ranging from small to large scale projects, research and theory.  The atmosphere within our offices in Amsterdam, Shanghai, and Hong Kong is international, multidisciplinary and ambitious, but also open, non-hierarchical, team-based and friendly, with attention to personal well-being, knowledge development and career planning.

We are currently looking for Advanced Design Architects to join our Shanghai office.  The ideal candidates should have strong design sensibilities, effective management and team leadership skills, a flexible mentality, strong communication skills, and later stage experience on constructed projects. 

Skills:

  • 5-8+ years of experience as a Design Architect who has overseen or assisted in overseeing a team
  • Documented experience in all phases of the design and construction process
  • Strong aesthetic sensibilities and design skills with the ability to implement a design concept from preliminary studies through to construction and detailing
  • Experience in geometric optimization and fabrication processes for complex geometry and curvature
  • Technical problem solver with the ability to work out architectural solutions through innovative thinking (documented through construction and shop drawings/details)
  • Good team player with the ability to organize both own work and others, clearly communicate with the Director, and coach/motivate team members
  • Proactive and self-motivated, with a continuous desire to learn and grow
  • Fluent English communication skills with additional fluency in Mandarin a plus
  • Good knowledge of Rhinoceros (Grasshopper and RhinoScript/Python a plus), AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, etc.
  • Professional BIM experience on geometrically complex projects (Digital Project or Revit) a plus
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Contact
Working conditions are according to Chinese legislation. Applications consisting of a short cover letter, C.V. and portfolio can be sent digitally (PDF, max.10mb) to Feely Pan at hr.asia@unstudio.com.

Contact
Feely Pan
Tel: +86 21 6340 5088
hr.asia@unstudio.com
Provider
UNStudio
Stadhouderskade 113
1073 AX Amsterdam
Netherlands
www.unstudio.com

Job Category
Architect
Job Location
Shanghai, China
Date
19. October
Employment Type
Full Time