Büro Ole Scheeren is seeking an architectural designer or architectural assistant to join its team in Hong Kong.
Büro Ole Scheeren is an international firm that practices architecture, urbanism, interior design, and research.
Our work ranges from city-defining structures and innovative urban prototypes to carefully crafted cultural buildings, with projects across Asia, Europe and North America.
We have recently completed the Guardian Art Center in Beijing, DUO in Singapore, and MahaNakhon in Bangkok; our current developments include, amongst others, 1515 Alberni and Barclay Village in Vancouver, Riverpark Tower – an innovative adaptive re-use in Frankfurt, Empire City – a high-rise complex in Ho Chi Minh City, the ZTE Headquarters in Shenzhen, and a landmark super high-rise in Southern China.
For our Hong Kong office, we are looking for an architectural designer/architectural assistant with a fresh, creative outlook and ability to convincingly translate ideas into models, drawings, and visuals. Architectural designers/architectural assistants should have at least one year of work experience at internationally renowned architectural design firms, developing mid to large scale projects to a high quality in the concept and schematic design phases. Knowledge of technical principles and previous involvement in detailing stages is desirable. Clear communication skills, a systematic approach to design, and excellent graphic abilities are essential.
You will join dedicated project teams to generate concept and competition designs for projects of varying typologies and scales and develop design directions for evaluation and testing against programmatic, aesthetic, and technical considerations.
- highly creative design approach
- at least one year of experience working on competitions and concepts in international design offices
- detailing knowledge a plus
- clear communication skills
- ability to deliver within tight time frames
- master degree (or equivalent professional degree) in architecture
- fluency in English & Mandarin; Cantonese is a plus
- strong Adobe/AutoCAD, Rhino and Grasshopper skills, solid model making experience
- strong in 3D design tools
Salary and benefits will be commensurate with ability and experience.
Positions are currently based in Hong Kong.
Please submit your CV and portfolio (in PDF format less than 10MB, no web links please) using the ‘apply’ link below.