Architectural Professional I

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

We are seeking a Project Architect who has the skill set to join our team immediately.  The candidate should thrive in a high energy creative environment, with a strong design sensibility, who shares our passion for design innovation.

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
  • 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


  • Full-time, non-exempt employment
  • Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience
  • Health Insurance (we pay 50% for Employee coverage)
  • 401(k)
  • Generous vacation policy
  • Gym discounts