Opportunities

WRNS Studio is a mid-sized architectural / planning firm with a diverse portfolio of high-quality, sustainable design. Please submit your letter of interest, resume, and work samples (if applicable) to info@wrnsstudio.com. We are always accepting resumes.

Marketing Coordinator

Location: San Francisco, CA Minimum Requirements: 3 - 7 years Please send resumes to: info@wrnsstudio.com

We are looking for a Marketing Coordinator with excellent writing skills and 3 – 7 years of experience working in the building design industry, preferably in an architecture, engineering, construction, or interior design firm. This person will be integral to WRNS Studio’s Marketing + Communications team, with responsibility for supporting the firm’s four offices: San Francisco, New York, Honolulu, and Seattle. This position is based in WRNS Studio’s San Francisco office.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Write and produce project proposals, qualifications, speaking proposals, and awards packages
  • Develop presentations for interviews and conferences
  • Support business development
  • Support internal + external communications

Qualifications

  • Excellent writing, editing, and communication skills
  • Past experience in a marketing role producing proposals
  • Advanced proficiency in InDesign and PowerPoint; proficiency in Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Skills with graphic layout and presentations a plus
  • Ability to work on multiple deadlines in a fast paced environment
  • Willingness to work overtime
  • Commitment to high quality work and attention to detail
  • Bachelor’s degree

Submit cover letter, resume, and work sample as follows

  • Send a single PDF file that includes your cover letter, resume, and a work sample named accordingly: Your Name_Proposal Writer_ WRNS.pdf
  • For the cover letter, tell us:
    • What distinguishes you beyond your experience and the requirements of the position?
    • Why do you want to work for an architecture firm? Why WRNS?
    • How do your outside interests inform your daily work life, or vice versa?
    • How does this position support your professional goals?
  • For the work sample
    • Limit to ten pages
    • If available, provide an example of a marketing proposal (RFQ or RFP response)

WRNS Studio offers a creative environment, with growth opportunities and a competitive benefits package.

Planner / Campus Planner

Location: San Francisco, New York, Honolulu, Seattle Minimum Requirements: Minimum 8+ years' experience Please send resumes to: info@wrnsstudio.com

Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in Architecture, with preferred graduate degree in Planning or Urban Design (MUP, MCP, MUD)
  • 8-10 years of planning experience
  • LEED credentials
  • AICP certification
  • Familiarity with and membership in SCUP
  • Proficiency in Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), AutoCAD, SketchUp, Rhino, and Revit
  • Exceptional graphic communication abilities
  • Excellent quantitative and analytical skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Responsibilities

  • Engage in all aspects of the master planning, programming, feasibility study projects from analysis to design, existing conditions documentation, conceptual ideas, design development, and documentation.
  • Coordinate and / or produce maps, diagrams, graphs, presentation graphics, 3D models, physical models, renderings, and narratives.
  • Represent the firm in one-on-one interactions with clients, consultants, and reviewing agencies.
  • Design community engagement processes and communication plans.
  • Support marketing and business development activities.
  • Represent WRNS at conferences and in interactions with clients, consultants, and potential applicants.

Senior Interior Architect / Designer / Planner

Location: San Francisco, New York, Honolulu, Seattle Minimum Requirements: Minimum 10+ years’ experience Please send resumes to: info@wrnsstudio.com

Requirements

  • Minimum 10+ years’ experience, architectural and interior design / planning with strong design skills, demonstrating progressive responsibilities in all phases of architecture and substantial experience in the innovative design of complex, small and large-scale workplace projects
  • Literate in Revit, Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketchup, Adobe applications, and Rhino
  • Excellent written / verbal communication skills
  • Experience in construction phase
  • Experience in medium to large scale projects
  • BS/BA Degree in Architecture (masters preferred)
  • Registered or pursuing registration preferred, LEED AP plus

Responsibilities

  • Manages projects of all sizes and levels of complexity
  • Provides project team leadership
  • Responsible for schematic design work
  • Demonstrated thorough knowledge of architectural design, detailing, building materials, building codes, construction techniques
  • Participates in the design control of projects in the design development, construction document, and supervision phases
  • Strong office space planning skills and furniture systems
  • Provides direction to lower-level interior designers

Intermediate Project Architect

Location: San Francisco, New York, Honolulu, Seattle Minimum Requirements: Minimum 7+ years’ experience with strong technical skills, licensure Please send resumes to: info@wrnsstudio.com

Requirements

  • Minimum 7+ years’ experience with strong technical skills
  • Literate in Revit
  • Experience in medium to large scale projects
  • Experience with engineer consultant coordination
  • Experience in construction phase
  • Excellent written / verbal communication skills
  • BS/BA Degree in Architecture (masters preferred)
  • Architectural License

Responsibilities

  • Licensed architect with significant project responsibility.
  • Plans and develops projects of medium to large scope and works under minimal supervision.
  • Oversees team of designers and technicians.
  • Responsible for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating assignments.
  • Plans and develops architectural projects concerning unique and / or controversial complexities that significantly impact major company programs.
  • Involves exploration of subject area, definition of scope, selection of items for investigation and development of novel concepts and methods.

Interior Designer / Interior Planner

Location: San Francisco, Seattle Minimum Requirements: Minimum 6-8+ years' experience with strong design skills Please send resumes to: info@wrnsstudio.com

Requirements

  • Minimum 6+ years’ experience, architectural and interior design with strong design skills
  • Literate in Revit, Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketchup, Adobe applications, and Rhino
  • Excellent written / verbal communication skills
  • Experience in construction phase
  • Experience in medium to large scale projects
  • BS / BA Degree in Architecture (masters preferred)

Responsibilities

  • Manages projects of all sizes and levels of complexitiy
  • Provides project team leadership
  • Responsible for schematic design work
  • Participates in the design control of projects in the design development, construction document, and supervision phases
  • Strong office space planning skills and furniture systems
  • Provides direction to lower-level interior designers
  • Responsible for project budget management and cost control

Studio Assistant

Location: Honolulu, HI Please send resumes to: info@wrnsstudio.com

Requirements

We are looking for a competent Studio Assistant to help with the organization and running of the daily administrative operations of the company in our Honolulu location.

The ideal candidate will be a hard-working professional able to undertake a variety of office support tasks and work diligently under pressure. This person will be comfortable working with a high degree of attention to detail and discretion as well as incorporating new and effective ways to achieve better results.

Responsibilities

  • Organize studio and assist in daily tasks
  • Maintain studio environment, make sure it is presentable
  • Sort and distribute communications in a timely manner
  • Schedule and plan meetings and appointments and ordering food as needed
  • Monitor level of supplies and handle shortages
  • Resolve office-related malfunctions and respond to requests or issues
  • Coordinate with other departments to ensure compliance with established policies
  • Organizing and scheduling vendor lunch and learns
  • Maintain trusting relationships with suppliers, customers, and colleagues
  • Perform receptionist duties when needed
  • Provide desk top and IT support requirements
  • Proven experience as an office assistant or in another relevant administrative role
  • Working knowledge of office equipment
  • Thorough understanding of office management procedures
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Analytical abilities and aptitude in problem-solving
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office and Excel
  • Project administration support
  • Marketing graphics support

Project Manager

Location: New York Minimum Requirements: 10+ years' Please send resumes to: info@wrnsstudio.com

Requirements

  • Minimum 10+ years’ experience, architectural and interior design with strong management and planning skills, demonstrating progressive responsibilities in all phases of architecture
  • Advance knowledge of state and local building codes
  • Familiar with Revit, Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketchup, Adobe applications, Rhino
  • Excellent written / verbal communication skills
  • Experience in medium to large scale projects
  • BS / BA Degree in Architecture (masters preferred)
  • Registered or pursuing registration preferred, LEED AP plus

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for planning, coordination, and administration of medium to large scale interior and ground up projects from the conception stage thru construction
  • Establishes budgets and prepares schedules while overseeing the project teams to ensure they meet quality, schedule, contractual, and budget goals
  • Oversees design development and production of working drawings and construction documents
  • Client liaison and directs, controls, monitors project activities
  • Responsible for contracts with clients and consultants including billing(s)

Intermediate Project Designer

Location: San Francisco, New York, Honolulu, Seattle Minimum Requirements: Minimum 5+ years' experience with strong technical skills, licensure Please send resumes to: info@wrnsstudio.com

Requirements

  • Minimum 5+ years’ experience with strong technical skills
  • Literate in Revit
  • Experience in medium to large scale projects
  • Experience with engineer consultant coordination
  • Experience in construction phase
  • Excellent written / verbal communication skills
  • BS / BA Degree in Architecture (masters preferred)

Responsibilities

  • Plans and develops projects of medium to large scope and works under minimal supervision
  • Oversees team of designers and technicians
  • Responsible for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating assignments
  • Plans and develops architectural projects concerning unique and / or controversial complexities that significantly impact major company programs
  • Involves exploration of subject area, definition of scope, selection of items for investigation and development of novel concepts and methods