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Senior Architect – Shanghai

We are currently looking for Senior Architects to join our Shanghai office. The ideal candidates should have effective management and team leadership skills, strong design sensibilities, excellent technical skills, a flexible mentality and experience managing all stages of a project, from concept through to construction.

- Minimum 10 years of experience, with extensive experience with built international, large-scale projects
- Extensive coordination experience with clients, contractors, and consultants
- Excellent communication, budget control, planning, and organisational skills
- Excellent aesthetic sensibilities and design skills
- Extremely technical with the ability to resolve architectural solutions through innovative thinking (documented through construction and shop drawings/details)
- Effective project management and team leading abilities
- Excellent knowledge of products, materials, and construction methods, especially in Asia
- Proactive and self-motivated, with a continuous desire to both learn from and mentor others
- Responsible, accountable, and able to foresee risks and solve conflicts in projects
- Working knowledge of 3D + 2D software (Rhinoceros, AutoCAD, Adobe Suite, etc.)
- Fluent English communication skills (reading and writing); fluent Mandarin communication skills (reading and writing) a plus

Working conditions are according to Chinese legislation. Benefits are consistent within all UNStudio offices. Applications consisting of a short motivation letter, C.V. and portfolio can be sent digitally (PDF, max.10mb) to Feely Pan at