Whether you’re just beginning your career or you’re an experienced professional, you will find tremendous opportunity at Lionakis. We are a multi-discipline design firm with services in architecture, engineering, planning, interior design, graphic design, sustainability and access compliance that focuses on delivering high quality and inspirational projects in several core markets, including Civic, Commercial, Education and Healthcare. At Lionakis, you’ll be an integral part of a passionate and collaborative team.
Do you thrive in an imaginative and inventive environment? Are you someone who flourishes when part of a cohesive team where collaboration and ideas flow freely? Want to work for a firm that is taking concrete action towards Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion? We’re looking for a Designer II or Designer I to join our Education team in our San Jose office. The Education team work on various projects from K-12 to higher education. We offer a robust bonus plan, flexible hours including work-from-home and every other Friday off options.
An ideal candidate would be able to build upon their basic understanding of general concepts and standards, and have a resilient passion for sustainability and ingenuity. We are looking for a stellar individual who wants to change the world, one project at a time. Sound like you?
As the Designer II or Designer I, you will…
Provide BIM/CAD support to project teams; interprets and produces BIM/CAD drawings from sketches, verbal instructions, or notes from project leads.
Provide non-BIM/CAD computer software support to project teams.
Demonstrate an understanding of plans, sections, and elevations.
Assist with concept design of basic massing, plans, sections, elevations, and basic detailing concepts.
Understand and exhibits time management skills and completes tasks accurately and on schedule.
Produce and keep current on project records in direct support of studio project management.
Adhere to The Lionakis Way standards of design, quality control, and production.
Conduct and apply project research; basic outline specifications coordination as directed.
Develop presentation materials to support projects or marketing efforts.
Demonstrate organizational skills, be detail-oriented and collaborative.
Assist project team and market/studio leadership with other duties that may be assigned.
Designer II or Designer I Qualifications – The Must-Haves (Required)
Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture or equivalent and a minimum of 2 years architectural project experience
Proficient with BIM/Revit software programs
Sketch-Up or other 3D program(s)
MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Designer II or Designer I Qualifications – The Like-to-Haves (Not Required)
Prior experience with civic projects
Compensation DOE. We offer health benefits, competitive paid time off, and a 401(k) matching program!