Architectural Professional I

HWKN is hiring an Architectural Professional I (AP I).

We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about innovative design and thrives in a high energy creative environment. We are seeking candidates who can join the team immediately. The role requires a spirited team player who enthusiastically incorporates constructive criticism, values iteration, and is equally comfortable working independently and in collaboration.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Work on conceptual, schematic, design development, and construction documents
  • Contribute to internal design reviews
  • Assist in code and zoning research
  • Communicate effectively in both speech and writing
  • Manage time efficiently and intelligently
  • Know when to take initiative and when to seek guidance
  • Demonstrate a sense of design sensibility and craftsmanship
  • Demonstrate an exacting attention to detail
  • Manage expectations of supervisors and clients

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture
  • 1-3 years minimum experience (on architectural design projects), with emphasis on Concept through DD phases
  • Experience with conceptual, schematic, design development, and construction documents
  • Fluency in Rhino, AutoCAD, Adobe CS. Experience with Revit is a plus
  • Current or imminent residence in New York City and legal working status in the US
  • Experience working across a wide range of scales, from residential units to large buildings


Please send your CV and Portfolio (5mb max) to

Subject line: AP I

  • Full-time, non-exempt employment
  • Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience
  • Health insurance participation
  • Generous vacation policy
  • And other additional benefits