Intermediate Designer/Architect

Ryan Leidner Architecture is a young, dynamic San Francisco-based office recognized for modern, creative designs that reflect an attention to craft and detail. We are committed to creating site specific, context driven, and client responsive projects.

We are currently seeking an Intermediate Designer/Architect who is passionate about modern design, creative, highly organized and detail oriented, while being personable and well-rounded. As we are a small studio, you will be directly involved with every aspect of our projects.  Such responsibilities will include working directly with the principal throughout the design process; client presentations; consultant coordination; construction documents; agency approval; and construction observation/project administration. We have many exciting new projects and offer tremendous growth opportunities in a laid back, collaborative environment.

The ideal candidate should have:

  • 3-5 years of experience in custom residential or commercial projects.

  • A passion for, and commitment to design excellence.

  • Experience in all phases of design and construction.

  • AutoCad, Adobe CS, Hand sketching, Physical modeling.

  • Excellent 3D Modeling/Rendering skills (Rhino and V-Ray).

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Working knowledge of design and construction practices and California Building Codes, and ability to prepare code research.

  • B.Arch or M.Arch degree from an accredited architecture program or foreign equivalent.

  • Legal authorization to work in the US and English fluency.

  • Current or imminent residency in the San Francisco region.

To apply, please send in PDF form, a cover letter, resume, and work samples to info@ryanleidner.com. Salary is commensurate with experience.