Blaze Makoid Architecture is a Hamptons-based design firm specializing in custom residential and commercial work. We are currently seeking Designers with 0-7 years of experience to join our studio. Striving to create modern architecture as a respite for the demands of modern lives, our studio & design process is focused on extensive research, collaboration, support, curiosity and trust from project inception through project closeout. From New York to California, from the beach to the mountains, we create luxurious homes that function as highly-personalized, individual resorts leading to our work being recognized with numerous awards and publications.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to work closely with senior staff, the firm’s principal and your respective project teams to develop and carry the design intent of projects. Successful candidates must be highly motivated, organized and detail oriented with a passion for architecture.
-Responsible for the success of multiple projects from schematic design through construction administration, the ideal candidate must meet following qualifications:
-0-7 years of professional experience
-Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture
-Working knowledge / professional experience in construction documents, detailing, digital modeling and graphics
-Working knowledge of building codes, standards & construction
-Self-motivated, detail oriented, energetic with exceptional design, graphic, communication and organizational skills
-Computer skills preferably include Sketchup, Lumion, Revit, AutoCAD and the Adobe Creative Suite
-Ability to work independently & collaboratively in our studio with clients, consultants, vendors etc.
-Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States and have the willingness to relocate or commute to the Hamptons
Compensation will be commensurate with abilities and relative experience.
Blaze Makoid has been practicing architecture and design since graduating from Rhode Island School of Design in 1985. His company Blaze Makoid Architecture, located in Bridgehampton, NY, was established in 2001 and since its inception has created sophisticated, luxury residential architecture in the most sought after locations. We are a 12 person, collaborative design firm focusing on modern residential and small commercial projects. The firm’s work has been recognized in The New York Times, Architect magazine, Hamptons Cottage & Gardens, Beach, Ocean Home, and the Robb Report for designs that acknowledge the lifestyle and day-to-day experience their clients’ desire on beautiful, yet demanding sites.Blaze and the firm have received numerous national and international design awards, including The Long Island AIA Commendation Achievement in Residential Design; The AIA Peconic Honor Award; The Boston Society of Architects’ First Citation; and the Philadelphia AIA Honor Award for Excellence.