Junior Architect

 
 

We are looking for a Junior Architect to join our talented and energetic Palo Alto team.

 

Valerio Dewalt Train Associates is a 90+ person architecture and design practice that offers a high energy work environment focused on producing award-winning design. Our portfolio of clientele includes world renowned tech companies, developers and educational institutions. With offices in Chicago, San Francisco, Palo Alto and Denver; our diverse staff enjoys the close knit character of our company culture, where they are encouraged to take responsibility for making VDTA an exciting and rewarding place to work.

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Job Requirements

  • Strong design portfolio

  • 1 to 5 years of U.S. experience. 

  • Managing clients with multiple projects.

  • Maintaining relationships with clients to provide a high level of service.

  • Involvement with pre-design and programming phases of a project.

  • Overseeing the production of design documents.

  • Guiding and producing all document phases of a project, SD, DD, CD and CA.

  • Coordinating project consultant efforts.

  • B.Arch or M.Arch from an accredited school of Architecture.

  • Experience with Revit is preferred.

  • Knowledge of the California Building Code is required.

  • Strong collaboration and organizational skills are a must.

  • Hands on approach and flexibility are a must.

  • Salary is negotiable.

  • Serving as the technical leader and project manager for significant development projects. The ability to manage several simultaneous projects is a requirement, over looking different project teams. 

  • Establishing the initial project schedule and regular maintenance of project schedules. This activity includes the recommendation of appropriate staffing for each design activity 

  • Ability to arrange and come to an agreement with project details, such as budgets, time frame and, terms of company and client.

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Application Requirements 

Email your resume and portfolio (PDF, max 10MB) to careers@buildordie.com. Include a cover letter indicating the requested position. Please, no phone calls or office visits.