Staff Architect

The staff architect will be involved in numerous aspects of the design project. This may include design research and sketches, CAD work, model making, developing presentations, and construction administration. The intern architect will work under the direct supervision of the project architect, and will often interact with Studio Laan principals.
Minimum requirements for this position are:
A professional architectural degree
2 years of relevant professional experience
Proficiency in AutoCAD and/or Revit
General knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point
General knowledge of Adobe Suite programs – InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
Individual initiative and problem-solving ability
Eagerness to learn and the ability to quickly absorb new concepts
Ability to communicate effectively with team members
Understanding of basic principles of architectural design
A keen interest in personal professional development
Appreciation for clean, functional, modern design and sustainable architecture

Desirable qualities also include:
Proficiency in three dimensional modeling & rendering software
Advanced knowledge of BIM platform management, in particular Revit
Proficiency in Adobe Suite programs – InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
Enrollment in or completion of the NCARB Architectural Experience Program (AXP), commencement of the Architect Registration Exam (ARE), LEED AP accreditation
Architectural model-making skill