BNIM is a collaboration of architectural, design and landscape professionals who share a deep commitment to responsible, high-quality design. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, an energetic work place, on-going training opportunities, and an environment that allows employee interests and strengths to flourish. This position is available for our San Diego office, located in the growing East Village in downtown San Diego. The San Diego office has a strong focus on design and innovation, with each project design progressing within a highly collaborative environment. Innovative technological software and systems are tested regularly on projects, and innovative sustainable building systems analyzed through the design process.
Qualified candidates for this architectural designer position are passionate about design excellence, sustainability and high performance projects, with 3-6 years of architectural experience and a NAAB accredited degree. Experience will clearly show a strong creative design portfolio, which is essential. Technical knowledge of complex building systems and structures that would be required by institutional, civic, mixed use and other similar entities is a plus. Construction administration experience that includes concrete, steel, and wood frame construction is a plus.
This position fits a person who thrives in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment, who values productivity and efficiency balanced with utmost quality.
Filling this role will not be determined by experience only; we are looking for the right fit for our team.
Qualified candidates should possess the following characteristics and skills:
Proficiency in Revit is required
Proficiency in Rhino and/or Sketchup is strongly required
Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign is required
Strong verbal, written, and graphic communication skills
Effective personal time management skills to meet project deadlines
Strong collaborative and detail-oriented work ethic
LEED AP is a plus
Curious and Creative
Innovative and Explorative
Critical and Exacting
Strategic and Nimble
Collaborative and Communicative
Self-driven and Willing (can-do)
BNIM is a collaboration of architectural, design and landscape professionals who leverage a collective capacity for design thinking to solve local and global issues related to design and community. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, an energetic work place, ongoing training opportunities, and an environment that allows employee interests and strengths to flourish. BNIM’s multifaceted design excellence, which combines human experience with aesthetics and building performance, has yielded national acclaim, including the AIA National Architecture Firm Award, and consistent design recognition nationally and internationally.