RMW architecture & interiors, is an innovative, award-winning architecture and interior design firm, with a collaborative culture. Our mission is to design engaging workplaces for great companies. We are currently experiencing exciting growth and seek an Interior Designer to play a pivotal role in our San Jose studio.
Responsible for design and presentation drafting on interior design projects, including schematic design tasks and design development. Considering a project’s scope, size and complexity, an Interior Designer may work independently on small-scale projects or within a larger design team on larger, more complex projects.
Coordinate and assists in the development of the client’s program.
Coordinate on program, budget, and schedule for timely and appropriate design development.
Develop design alternatives to meet the client’s programmatic requirements.
Research and completes material and finish selections.
Develop presentation materials that communicate the design concept(s) to the client.
Assist clients with the selection of FF&E systems, freestanding furniture, and furniture dealers.
Coordinate FF&E specifications and installation as required.
Assist construction administrator in reviewing construction for general conformance with the design concept.
Assist in preparing, reviewing and evaluating cost estimates during Schematic and Design Development phases.
Meet with clients to coordinate design decisions.
Assist in maintaining the RMW database.
Ensure that projects meet general firm goals, standards, and quality assurance, as well as monitors liability exposure.
Demonstrate the ability to devise new and multiple approaches to a design challenge.
Demonstrate the ability to make significant changes to a project with Principal review.
NCIDQ certification preferred: Professional degree or recognized equivalent.
5-7 years of experience with medium-sized projects of 25,000 sf. or more with budgets of millions of dollars in construction and FF&E.
Experience in coordinating project resources, including project consultants.
Posess proficient knowledge of Revit, SketchUp, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign.
Highly creative with the ability to execute high levels of design.
An acute awareness of building codes, materials, costs, and drawing techniques.
Be a problem solver with a strong sense of design, color, and materials.
Demonstrate strong follow-through and attention to detail.
Possess excellent organizational skills and the ability to multi-task and to work within a team structure.
Possess highly effective interpersonal skills and excellent oral and written communication skills.
Demonstrate a positive attitude with a strong aptitude for learning.
For consideration, please email your resume and work samples to email@example.com referencing the job title on the email subject. No phone calls, please. RMW architecture & interiors is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.