Büro Ole Scheeren is looking for a landscape architecture designer to join its team in Beijing, China.
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 1515 Alberni in downtown Vancouver, an innovative adaptive re-use in Frankfurt, a high-rise complex in Ho Chi Minh City, and a landmark super high-rise in Southern China, amongst others.
For our growing Beijing office, we are looking for a talented landscape architectural designer with specific work experiences in medium to large-scale mixed-use projects to join and strengthen our in-house landscape design team.
You will be working as an integral part of a project team on the design of high-profile medium to large-scale architectural and urban design commissions, continuously supporting projects from concept to construction, in the development of drawings and models as well as visual and graphic representations.
You will share our passion for an innovative and integrated approach towards urbanism, architecture, landscape and nature.
- you have an excellent academic background with a professional degree in landscape architecture, and/or architecture
- your track record encompasses at least four years of post-qualification work experience, preferably in an international, design-led landscape architecture environment
- you are able to process information and translate it into visual information
- you have very strong conceptual skills and are able to articulate concepts precisely, comprehensibly, and in a graphically engaging manner
- you have a thorough knowledge of planting and vegetation in general, and an ability to learn and research swiftly the available planting-types specific to the region of a project
- you enjoy being part of an international team and are able to perform and deliver in a highly dynamic and ambitious work environment
- you are literate in AutoCAD, Rhino and Adobe CS
- English fluency is a key requirement, with Chinese (Cantonese or Mandarin) skills a plus
We offer long-term prospects within the supportive and stimulating environment of our worldwide design network, with the opportunity to build and further your career, as well as competitive salary and benefits. We embrace diversity in all applicants’ backgrounds.
Positions are currently based in Beijing.
If this role excites you, please submit your CV and portfolio (in PDF format less than 10MB, no web links please) using the ‘apply’ link below. All application information will be treated as strictly confidential.