Employment Opportunities at Asymptote

Asymptote's range of projects focus on practice, theory, and research while ensuring a high level of expertise and professional services. As a result of this approach to architectural output, design work, and meeting diverse needs and client briefs, the office has been fortunate to work with some of the most creative, intelligent and motivated individuals in all facets of architectural practice.In hiring new team members, we are interested in candidates that relish working in creative, engaged teams and are well suited to taking on various important roles throughout a project’s iterative life. Asymptote offers internships either with a stipend or fully paid contingent on one’s experience. We also have openings for junior and senior design architects, project managers, senior project architects, as well as a number of administrative, public relations, and business development opportunities. 

Application

For employment inquiries, please send a single PDF, up to 10 megabytes containing a cover letter, curriculum vitae, personal references, and samples of your best work. Please use only your full name in the subject line and name the PDF file with the position being applied for + first and last name (Design Architect_LastName_FirstName.pdf). Phone calls and hard copy applications will not be accepted.

Architectural Interns, New York.

Requirements:
- Currently studying Architecture
- Strong graphic and design talent
- Strong rendering skills and familiarity with software such as Rhino, Adobe Creative Suite and AutoCAD
- Excellent craft and model-making skills
- Fluency in written and spoken English
Successful candidates will receive a monthly stipend based on prior experience a

Design Architect, New York.

Requirements:
- Professional degree in Architecture, Masterplanning, Design or in a relevant field
- Strong conceptual and design talent
- 5+ years' work experience
- Excellent knowledge and experience with large scale, complex projects
- Fundamental understanding of the design process
- Experience in (technical) detailing, project related (special) material research, and complex problem solving on all scales
- Ability to liaise where appropriate with consultants to assess design solutions and guarantee the integrity of the final design
- Ability to assist in the production and development of all necessary documents, drawings, models, images, schemes etc.

  related to the design and building process.
- Strong AutoCAD, 3D Max, Rhino, and Adobe Suite skills
- Fluency in English
- Confidence in working in a complex and international environment
- Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work well in a team
- Knowledge of Asymptote's work


Business Development and Public Relations Support, New York

Support the current Business Development and Public Relations staff from the New York office as they oversee new potentials globally. The role will involve support for both public projects and private requests; tasks will include assistance preparing tender documents for potential projects, preparation for client meetings, research into new markets and opportunities, and archiving business development materials.
 
Requirements:
- Currently enrolled in a Bachelor/Master of Business Administration, Architecture/ Urban Planning, Building    

  Management or other relevant area of study
- Knowledge of MS Office and Adobe Creative Suite (with strong InDesign experience)
- IT/database literacy
- The applicant must be fluent in English
- Excellent communication and organizational skills
- Pro-active, self-disciplined and confident in an ad hoc environment
- Affinity with Architecture and Art
- Team player
- Accurate and hands-on
- Pro-active mentality

Trainees will receive a monthly stipend. Students and recent graduates are invited to apply.
 

Junior Architect, New York.

Junior Architect who can work as a team member, is able to create new ideas both in collaboration and independently. The Junior architect will work on projects in all design phases and will design drawing plans, create renderings, build presentation and working models. The Junior Architect will be based in the New York office and report directly to the Project Leader or Associate of the current project and ultimately to the Partner in charge.

Requirements
- Professional degree in Architecture, Masterplanning, Design or relevant field
- Strong conceptual, graphic and design talent
- Experience in international renowned offices
- Practical experience in early design phases such as concept design and schematic design

- Strong AutoCAD, 3D Max, Rhino, Adobe Suite skills
- Fluent in English
- Confidence in working in a complex and international environment
- Knowledge of Asymptote's body of work