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Amenta Emma Architects

About Amenta Emma Architects

Amenta Emma is a thriving, creative environment in urban settings – a design-forward firm with a wide range of projects including corporate, academic, mixed-use, retail, and senior-living / multi-family.

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About This Position

Amenta Emma is a thriving, creative, inclusive environment– a design-forward, award-winning firm with offices in Hartford, Boston, and New York. Our diverse range of projects challenge designers to imagine how great design, exploration, and innovation can create meaningful experiences for our clients and end-users. Our commitment to best practices in sustainability and equity ensure that with each project, we leave the world a better place. Candidates who possess a great attitude and the ability to engage with a highly energized, collaborative team will build a rewarding career. With a dedicated staff of 30+, we pay close attention to individual strengths and continually foster professional growth. Read more about our mission and beliefs here.

Amenta Emma is seeking architectural designers to join our Hartford and Boston offices. Candidates must have excellent verbal and graphic presentation skills. Candidates will have the opportunity to contribute to project teams in collaborative work environments.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Assist in the conceptualization and development of design ideas, generate diagrams, digital models, interior and exterior renderings, and presentation materials
  • Develop space planning, site design, and building massing studies in compliance with code, zoning, and budget constraints
  • Prepare presentations for active projects, marketing pursuits, or internal research

Experience and Qualifications

  • A professional degree in Architecture from an accredited institution
  • 5-10 years professional experience
  • Very efficient with the following design skills & software:
    • 3D Modeling (SketchUp and/or Rhino)
    • Rendering – Lumion
    • Post-processing – Photoshop
    • Presentations – InDesign
  • Strong verbal and graphic presentation skills
  • Site design and zoning analysis capabilities preferred
  • Experience with multifamily & educational design planning preferred

How To Apply

Please submit a letter of interest, resume, 3 references, and work samples as a single PDF to [email protected],. Please also include a brief response to the question, “Why does design matter?”