Careers

Firm Culture

Dattner Architects has a collaborative, team-focused working environment and a diverse staff.  Our studio space promotes communication and knowledge sharing across a diverse range of project typologies and scales. We take advantage of technology, including BIM, to promote design integration, facilitate visualizations, and optimize coordination among disciplines.

We support continuing professional education by staff members and also encourage active involvement in professional and community extra-curricular activities. We participate in the Architecture Experience Program (AXP) and encourage Architectural Registration and LEED Accreditation. The firm sponsors a series of office-wide technical, design, and practice presentations developed by firm leaders, staff, and allied professionals.

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Opportunities

Dattner Architects is an award winning, mid-sized architecture firm based in New York City.  We have a collaborative, team-focused working environment and a diverse staff.  Our studio space promotes communication and knowledge sharing across a diverse range of project typologies and scales, including housing; education, institutional and cultural; infrastructure and transportation.

If you are interested in becoming a part of our civic-minded practice and have experience that relates to our core practice areas, please submit a completed application, cover letter, resume and work samples to: resumes@dattner.com.

Marketing Coordinator

We are currently searching for a Marketing Coordinator to join our expanding Marketing Department.  This is a full time position that reports directly to the Marketing Manager.

The successful candidate must have a strong interest and understanding of architecture, urban design and planning, and be able to convey this through writing and graphics.  We are seeking someone who has the confidence and creativity to bring new ideas to the table, and be willing to implement them.  Industry experience is a plus, but most importantly, we are seeking a candidate who will complement our team.

Role and Responsibilities include:

  • Work closely with the marketing team, Principals, Associates, architects and designers to develop deadline-sensitive deliverables such as brochures, qualifications packages, proposals, presentations and award submissions.
  • During the proposal process – conduct research, coordinate consultant materials, customize project profiles and team information, and develop customized graphic layouts.
  • Help maintain the firm website and assist with social media communication.
  • Support multiple project teams with regards to graphic needs.
  • Maintain marketing files and databases, and assist other departments as needed.
  • Hands-on participation in project photography.
Qualified candidates will have:
  • Bachelors degree, preferably in Art, Architecture or Design
  • 2-5 years marketing experience within an A/E/C firm
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, and Outlook
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Visually literate with strong verbal and visual communication skills
  • Well-developed writing skills
  • Ability to interact professionally and productively with staff of all levels – including firm leadership
  • Capable of working productively in a team setting, as well as independently
  • Able to juggle multiple deadlines

Project Architect – Affordable Housing

We are seeking a Project Architect to join our Housing Practice. The Project Architect will work as key part of design team during all project phases for high-profile, sustainable, urban affordable housing developments in the New York area.

Qualified candidates will have:
  • Bachelor of Architecture or Masters Degree
  • NYS Architectural Registration
  • 8-12 years relevant professional experience
  • Strong design, production and technical skills
  • Strong graphic and presentation skills
  • Focused, articulate, well organized, and detail-oriented
  • Proficiency with Revit and AutoCAD; familiarity with other 3D software
  • Knowledge of NYC Building code, NYC Zoning Regulations, and familiarity with Enterprise Green Homes, and LEED

Project Architect: Housing, Construction Administration

We are seeking a Project Architect to join our Housing Practice. The Project Architect will work as key part of design team during construction for high-profile, sustainable, urban housing developments in the New York area. Construction Administration experience with Multi-Family Residential is vital.

Qualified candidates will have:
  • Bachelor or Master of Architecture
  • NYS Architectural Registration
  • 5-10 years relevant professional experience
  • Strong design, production and technical skills
  • NYC Construction Administration Experience
  • Strong graphic and presentation skills
  • Focused, articulate, well organized, and detail-oriented
  • Proficiency with Revit and AutoCAD; familiarity with other 3D software
  • Knowledge of NYC Building code and NYC Zoning Regulations; familiarity with Enterprise Green Homes and LEED

Intermediate Architect – Housing

We are seeking an experienced intermediate level architect to join our growing housing group. The candidate will work as a key part of the project team during all phases, from concept presentations and design development through construction documents and administration for high-impact, sustainable and urban multi-unit residential developments in the New York area.

Qualified candidates will have:
  • Bachelor of Architecture Degree
  • 3-6 years professional experience
  • Strong design and technical skills
  • Strong graphic and 3D presentation skills
  • Focused, articulate, well-organized, and detail oriented
  • Proficiency with Revit and AutoCAD, Rendering Software, and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Knowledge of NYC Building code, NYC Zoning Regulations, and familiarity with Enterprise Green Homes and LEED
  • Experience designing affordable or mixed-income urban residential projects
  • Able to take a project from concept through Construction Administration

We regret that we cannot respond to all submissions individually. Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States. Dattner Architects is an equal opportunity employer.

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Diversity and Equal Opportunity

Dattner Architects is proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer, and to foster a diverse workplace.  We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.  All employment decisions at Dattner Architects are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or believe, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the location where we operate.  Dattner Architects will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.  Dattner Architects encourages applicants of all ages.