Architect / Designer
Location: Westport, CT

Roger Ferris + Partners is seeking exceptional architects / designers for our main Studio in Westport, CT. Candidates should have 3-5 years of experience working with high-end commercial and residential projects. As an integral part of the Studio culture, candidates must be motivated individuals with the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a team structure. Candidates must also be highly productive and possess strong, clear communication skills. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.

Requirements:
  • Professional degree and 3-5 years of professional experience as a designer
  • Strong, clear communication skills (fluency in English, spoken and written, is a necessity)
  • Legal status to work in the US, including a working permit and/or visa
  • Strong conceptual and design skills
  • Ability to develop design options in collaboration with the design lead and team
  • Ability to prepare, develop and edit drawings and models as they relate to the project
  • Strong organizational skills, able to work under pressure, meet deadlines and budget time
  • Ability to take initiative in response to direction from team leadership
  • A flexible and open attitude towards different working methods

Software Proficiency:
  • Advanced knowledge of and proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, Rhino, Sketch-Up, the Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office is required. Familiarity with various rendering programs and plugs, such as Lumion, V-Ray and Maxwell, is appreciated.
Licensure, LEED certification and other professional credentials are assets.

Interested candidates should submit, by email, a cover letter, resume and selected work samples to info@ferrisarch.com. Please include “Architect / Designer Candidate” in the email subject line. All material should be submitted in a PDF format, totaling not more than 10MB. Links to additional work or work that exceeds our data limit are acceptable. Incomplete submissions will be discarded.

Roger Ferris + Partners