CAREERS

BCV is a mid-sized architecture, interiors and planning firm with a diverse portfolio of high-quality design. We are continuously looking for talented design professionals of all levels. To apply, please review the open positions below and click the 'apply' button to complete a brief employment questionnaire and upload your cover letter, resume and work samples. Upon receipt we will review and contact you should your qualifications meet our staffing needs. No phone calls please.

DESIGNER - NEW YORK

LOCATION
New York, NY

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE
2-5 Years

ABOUT
BCV is opening a position for an Architectural Designer with 2-5 years of experience to help build a dynamic new studio in New York City.  The ideal candidate is a versatile designer and enterprising professional, someone who is ready to collaborate on a wide variety of work and who is eager for the opportunities of an emerging office.  An interest in food, hospitality and lifestyle design is important. Good taste in music is a plus.

This position is full time and offers a competitive salary and benefits package that includes health and dental insurance, a 401k and profit-sharing plan, and incentives to gain professional licensure and LEED accreditation.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Architecture or Interior Architecture degree from accredited college/university
  • 2-5 years related office experience
  • Experience or demonstrated interest in hospitality / lifestyle projects
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
  • Excellent verbal and graphic communication skills
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe CC, Revit and SketchUp

HOW TO APPLY

Please click the link below to complete a brief questionnaire and upload your cover letter, resume and portfolio in PDF format. No phone calls please. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, or national origin.

PROJECT MANAGER - RESIDENTIAL

LOCATION
San Francisco, CA

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE
10+ years

ABOUT
BCV Architects is looking for a professional, thoughtful and self-motivated individual with strong design, technical detailing and coordination skills who is able to assume the role of a Project Manager for single-family residential projects. The successful candidate will be a strong team player with strengths in early presentation work for projects and experience in construction document production. Excellent knowledge of AutoCAD and Sketchup is a must. Knowledge of Revit, 3D Max and Adobe CS is preferred. 

This position is full time and offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Benefits include: health and dental insurance, 401k and profit-sharing plans, and incentives to complete the A.R.E. and gain LEED certification.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Architecture degree from accredited college/university
  • 10+ years architectural office experience with a focus on single-family residential
  • Professional licensure and LEED® certification, or demonstrated path toward completion
  • Excellent verbal and graphic communication skills

HOW TO APPLY

Please click the link below to complete a brief questionnaire and upload your cover letter, resume and portfolio in PDF format. No phone calls please. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, or national origin.

JOB CAPTAIN - DESTINATION AND SPECIALTY RETAIL

LOCATION
San Francisco, CA

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE
5-10 years

ABOUT
BCV is looking for a professional, thoughtful and self-motivated individual skilled in classical design, exceptional presentations and project coordination who is able to assume the role of a Job Captain for destination and specialty retail core & shell architecture and environments in our San Francisco office. The successful candidate will be a strong team player with strengths in early conceptual presentation and schematic design work, and experience with client interaction and management. Excellent knowledge of AutoCAD / Sketchup / Adobe CS is a must; proficiency with Revit and 3D Max rendering software is preferred.

This position is full time and offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Benefits include: health and dental insurance, 401k and profit-sharing plans, and incentives to complete the A.R.E. and gain LEED certification.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Architecture degree from accredited college/university, with a strong focus on classical design
  • 5-10 years of architectural office experience
  • Professional licensure and LEED® certification, or demonstrated path toward completion
  • Experience in retail core & shell design is a plus, but not required
  • 4+ years of conceptual/schematic design experience
  • Additional experience in lifestyle and culture-based projects preferred (restaurant/market hall/hospitality/residential/commercial)
  • Excellent verbal and graphic communication skills

HOW TO APPLY

Please click the link below to complete a brief questionnaire and upload your cover letter, resume and portfolio in PDF format. No phone calls please. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, or national origin.

ARCHITECT / DESIGNER (ALL LEVELS)

LOCATION
San Francisco, CA

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE
0-3 years

ABOUT
BCV is looking for professional, thoughtful and self-motivated individuals at all levels to join our dynamic 35-person office in North Beach. Successful candidates will be strong team players with strengths in early conceptual design presentation and schematic design work. Excellent knowledge of AutoCAD, SketchUp and Adobe CS is a must; proficiency with Revit and 3D Max rendering software is preferred.

This position is full time and offers a competitive salary and benefits package that includes health and dental insurance, a 401k and profit-sharing plan, and incentives to gain professional licensure and LEED® certification.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Architecture from accredited college/university
  • Previous architectural office experience
  • Experience or demonstrated interest in hospitality and lifestyle-oriented projects
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
  • Excellent verbal and graphic communication skills
  • Professional licensure and LEED® certification, or demonstrated path towards completion

HOW TO APPLY

Please click the link below to complete a brief questionnaire and upload your cover letter, resume and portfolio in PDF format. No phone calls please. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, or national origin.

JUNIOR INTERIOR DESIGNER

LOCATION
San Francisco, CA

ABOUT
BCV Architects is currently seeking a junior interior designer with 2-4 years of design experience to join our interior design department. Job duties will include:

  • Collaborate on lifestyle, hospitality, retail, food and beverage, and high-end residential interiors projects, including programming client needs, conceptual and schematic design, design development, construction documents and contract administration
  • Develop space planning concepts and generate program documents
  • Participate in selection of furniture and lighting, and prepare specifications
  • Produce millwork/custom furniture and fixture drawings and details, which meet various and specific program requirements while also representing an overall design concept
  • Provide project team coordination for finish plans, specifications, and material selections required for construction
  • Work with consultants, furniture dealers, product reps, and fabricators to meet overall project objectives
  • Assist in managing client expectations, team communication and consultant coordination
  • Act as the primary contact for all manufacturer representatives, including organizing vendor presentations
  • Maintain and organize the firm's technical library and design reference and sample libraries

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 2-4 years of related experience as an Interior Designer or Architectural Designer with focus on interiors
  • Knowledge of the design process, including FF&E, specifications, color and materials
  • Excellent graphic presentation skills
  • Revit experience preferred
  • AutoCAD knowledge is required
  • Flexibility to focus on a single client with a variety of project types or multiple, concurrent projects in various stages of development
  • Ability to communicate design ideas and direction quickly and efficiently
  • Strong organizational, communication and relationship management skills
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite – InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator required
  • Knowledge of 3D modeling program such as SketchUp is required
  • Knowledge of additional 3D modeling programs such as Rhino and 3D Max is preferred
  • Knowledge of rendering programs such as Vray, Lumion, Maxwell or others is preferred

A Bachelor's degree in Interior Design, Interior Architecture or Architecture is required at a minimum. This position is full time and offers a competitive salary and benefits package that includes health and dental insurance, and a 401k and profit-sharing plan.

HOW TO APPLY

Please click the link below to complete a brief questionnaire and upload your cover letter, resume and portfolio in PDF format. No phone calls please. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, or national origin.

CHIEF AIDE TO PRINCIPALS

LOCATION
San Francisco, CA

ABOUT
BCV is looking for a creative, enterprising individual to join its San Francisco office. This is a multifaceted role that will include supporting BCV’s two principals in the daily business of running the firm and executing on a variety of administrative duties. For the right candidate, there is opportunity within this role to take ownership of a range of special projects and develop and lead initiatives based on interest. This is a key position that requires a dynamic and proactive individual who thrives in a highly creative, collaborative and fast-paced environment. An interest in design is encouraged, but not required. Job duties will include: 

  • Manage principal schedules and workflow 
  • Assist with client relations – handle calls, follow-ups, and the coordination of meetings 
  • Draft general correspondence (letters, transmittals, emails)
  • Prepare travel arrangements 
  • Provide project assistance and research, as well as administrative support as needed 
  • Provide administrative support for off-site meetings, events, and retreats
  • Prepare expense reports (monthly) and timesheets (semi-monthly)
  • Manage contacts database
  • Undertake miscellaneous reasonable personal errands and tasks as needed
  • Back up the receptionist when out of the office with oversight of general office duties

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 4 year college degree required
  • Interest in architecture and design is a plus
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite desired
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Impeccable attention to detail, exceptional follow through and organizational skills
  • Exceptional ability to meet deadlines, prioritize, plan and use time efficiently, and handle complex assignments and multiple projects
  • Must be able to adapt to change quickly and manage competing demands
  • Ability to work as part of a team 
  • Ability to maintain the highest level of professionalism and confidentiality
  • Proactive, courteous and approachable

HOW TO APPLY

  • Please click the link below to complete a brief questionnaire and upload your cover letter and resume in PDF format. No phone calls please. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, or national origin.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT

LOCATION
New York, NY

ABOUT
BCV, an award-winning architecture, planning and interiors firm, is looking for a talented and creative Business Development Assistant to join its growing New York studio. Under the guidance of the New York Studio Director and Marketing Manager, this role will be primarily responsible for identifying and pursuing new project and client leads and fostering relationships with key stakeholders in BCV’s target markets.

As a diverse, multidisciplinary office with a collaborative culture at our core, we’re looking for someone who values an open exchange of ideas and proactively seeks new opportunities to develop our studio.  This position is ideal for an enterprising individual who wants to embrace an ambassador role for our brand in New York. A passion for food and design is preferred. Good taste in music is a plus. Job duties will include:

  • Work closely with Marketing Manager and New York Studio Director on execution of firm-wide business development strategy
  • Research and identify new business opportunities across BCV’s market segments, including food/hospitality, single-family residential, and retail/commercial
  • Drive outreach initiatives to potential business partners, including email/phone contact and in-person networking
  • Assist in the production of impactful and engaging marketing collateral (print and digital)

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A Bachelor's degree, with a major in marketing, communications, design, English, or journalism preferred
  • Fluency with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) and Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required
  • Highly developed writing, editing and proofreading abilities
  • Excellent verbal and visual communication and presentation skills
  • Impeccable attention to detail, exceptional follow through and organizational skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize, plan and use time efficiently
  • Courteous, approachable and team-oriented

HOW TO APPLY

  • Please click the link below to complete a brief questionnaire and upload your cover letter and resume in PDF format. No phone calls please. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, or national origin.