December 18, 2017

Architect / Project Leader

inFORM Studio
Detroit, Chicago
Experience: 3-7 Years

inFORM studio seeking Architect / Project Leader

inFORM studio, an award winning architectural practice, is seeking talented and motivated individuals to join our Chicago, IL and Detroit, MI studio locations.

Position Qualifications:
Mid-level professional who is licensed or close to licensure with the ability to lead small-to- large size projects from concept to completion.  We desire a professional with an interest in innovation and sustainable design. Desired qualifications include:
 Three to seven years of experience
 Demonstrated capability in project management|leadership
 Ability to create construction documents and coordinate with engineering disciplines
 Expertise in Revit
 Experience with modeling in Rhino and scripting with Grasshopper is a plus
 Proficiency with AutoCAD & Adobe CS suite: Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, etc.
 Rendering capability preferred, not required
 Strong creative and technical skills
 Familiarity with International Building Code and relevant complementary codes
 Professional Degree, Master of Architecture preferred
 Licensure in home state & LEED accreditation preferred, not required

Position Description:
The selected applicant will collaborate with design teams in problem solving for a myriad of building types. Candidates should be prepared to collaborate with landscape architects, urban designers, civil engineers, structural engineers, and in-house mechanical/electrical engineers. The position is anticipated to entail the following:
 A project leader will be responsible for managing all aspects of small-to- large size projects from schematic design through contract administration.
 Coordinate all efforts, administrative and technical, to assure the most efficient and cost-effective execution of assigned projects.
 Serve as the primary liaison between client, contractor, consultants and municipalities to bring projects to completion on schedule, within budget and maximize client satisfaction.
 Work with firm leadership to provide critical feedback and continuously improve the design and project management process.
 Advance the firm culture and mentor less experienced teammates within the studio.

Firm Description:
inFORM studio is a research-based, design practice emphasizing the creation of innovative environments with a sustainable philosophy. Headquartered in Southeast Michigan, with offices in Chicago, IL and Traverse City, MI, inFORM studio has designed award-winning work around
the globe in a variety of different typologies. Current work includes higher education, a pedestrian bridge, a healthcare clinic prototype, religious, master planning, retail, corporate office, and other.  We strive to create an enthusiastic learning environment influenced by a bright and motivated collection of talent. We are interested in collaborating with the brightest minds in the design disciplines.