Sybarite 18 02 21 L1005061
09.03.2020

Technical Architect

ABOUT US

Sybarite is an agile practice of architects and designers that creates immersive, multi-sensory and seductive environments for its clients. Sybarite’s clients are from the worlds of retail, restaurants and hotels, all sharing the desire to create spaces that are tactile, intimate and encourage interaction.

The Sybarite team hails from all over the globe with each member adding their own flavour to how Sybarite thinks, acts and works, united by an appreciation for the finer things in life. The practice prides itself on a culture that embraces collaboration, creativity and innovation to provide its clients with the very best solution.

We are looking to hire a Technical Architect to join our growing team based in London.

REQUIREMENTS

Highly motivated with a passion for creating innovative projects

Proven experience in working on large scale projects, department stores would be beneficial 

Solid experience of producing working and detailed construction drawings

Ability to resolve often complex detail design issues

Strong understanding of material specification

Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills

Understanding of Building Regulations, UK and Chinese beneficial

Understanding of building services and building structural systems

Understanding and experience applying sustainable construction methods and building systems

5+ years’ experience working on architectural projects


RESPONSIBILITIES

Collating and organizing design and technical information

Investigating technical information and factors that affect developments, including user needs, surveys and regulatory requirements

Preparing design proposals using CAD and traditional methods

Contributing to the detailed design process and coordinating detailed design information

Contributing to design stage risk assessment

Coordinates design and implementation with project consultants and construction team members

Develop designs according to client brief and expectation across design phases

Production of coordinated design packages

Championing technical research and development of current and emerging technologies, building materials and building construction systems

SKILLS

Advanced level skills in AutoCAD and Rhinoceros

Strong knowledge of drawing packages and construction detailing

Strong sketching ability

Excellent communication & presentation skills

Strong knowledge of geometry 

Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

Strong sketching ability

Ability to work to tight deadlines and work collaboratively under pressure

Experience with Adobe software suite

Some experience with Autodesk Revit a bonus

BENEFITS

flexible working hours based on a 42.5 hr working week Monday to Friday

(arriving between 08:00 & 09:30 and leaving after 17:30)

competitive salary, depending on experience

superb working environment, software, kitchen, roof terrace

in-house chef providing complimentary cooked lunches, 5 days a week

complimentary on site yoga, boxing, personal fitness training and life drawing

access to company pension scheme

20 days holiday + bank holidays + Christmas closure period

end of year performance related bonus

APPLICATION

Please send a covering letter clearly explaining your reasons for wanting to join our team together with a C.V and a small portfolio selection to:

Lauren McIntosh, Practice Manager

lm@​sybarite.​com