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Experienced Technical Architect - Shanghai

As an international architectural firm, UNStudio is active in the broadest fields of architecture. Our project portfolio covers every aspect of architecture, ranging from small to large scale projects, research and theory. The atmosphere within each of our offices is international, multidisciplinary, design-oriented and ambitious, but also open, non-hierarchical, team-based and friendly, with attention to personal well-being, knowledge development, and career planning. UNStudio is currently looking for Experienced Technical Architects to join our Shanghai office:


6-8+ years of experience as an All-Around Architect, with extensive international experience during design development, construction documentation, and construction administration stages
Technical problem solver with the ability to work out architectural solutions through innovative thinking (documented through construction and shop drawings/details)
Excellent knowledge of products, materials and construction methods, especially in Asia
Experience in Asia with knowledge of Chinese building codes is a plus
Proactive and self-motivated, with a continuous desire to both learn from and mentor others
Strong aesthetic sensibilities and design skills
Fluent English communication skills (reading and writing); fluent Mandarin communication skills (reading and writing) is beneficial but not required
Extensive knowledge of AutoCAD, Rhinoceros, Adobe Creative Suite, etc. Some experience with Revit, Digital Projects or relevant BIM software 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