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5 US architectural companies which are currently hiring

We are sure that with the current situation with the outbreak of the Coronavirus most of you are afraid that not too many new opportunities are being opened in the US. However, while that may be partly true, you should be aware that there are firms still hiring candidates! It is important that you keep up with our blog section and Weekly Openings to find the latest hot offers in your favorite cities in the country. Our team is always on the lookout for these new opportunities and we share them with you every week. So, let the frustrations and anxieties aside and focus on these which are opening. Today, we want to share with you 5 companies which are looking for bright and talented candidates like you in cities across the country and abroad. While many of these offices have their headquarters in the US, they also operate from offices in major cities across Europe and Asia. That means that if you are able to land a position with them while doing the J1 Visa program, chances are that if you do a good job with them there may be opportunities for you to work in one of their offices for when you have to return to your home country.

So, looking on the bright side, we thought we should share with you guys these 5 amazing companies which are hiring:

Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates– If you have not already done so, make sure you visit their website by clicking on the name of the company. KPF is a renowned architectural practice known for their worldwide projects. They are involved in just about every sector of architecture including Civic-Cultural, Residential, Retail, Transportation and many more. You can find their headquarters in New York city but also have offices in Singapore, Berlin, Abu Dhabi, Seoul, Hong Kong, San Francisco, Shanghai, and London.


Laguarda.Low– won’t take too long for you to realize from their website that Laguarda.Low partakes in just about every part of the world. They are currently looking for a Senior Designer, Project Designer, and a Project Design Manager. So, make sure you look at the qualities which they are interested in to see if you fit the position. Their projects in Master Planning, Mixed Use, Retail Design, and involvement in Sustainability are truly remarkable.


Ware Malcomb– Currently looking for candidates for Senior Project Manager, Studio Manager, Project Manager, and Job Captain positions. So, if you are interest don’t wait any longer! Make sure you begin sending your applications in. Ware Malcomb was founded in 1972 and since then they have had a steady growth and have become one of the industry leaders in the corporate real estate and commercial sector. They have numerous positions open across the country so you can also check out the careers section in their website to see more opportunities available.


ZWP International– talk about cool architecture! ZWP is heavily involved in commercial design and has many award-winning projects under their belt.  They are currently looking for a talented candidate fitting the requirements for a senior Commercial Interior Designer for their office in California. The candidate interested in this position can expect to be working in a fast-paced environment filled with creativity and cross-functional specialists within the field.


AKA architecture+design– this full service architectural firm is looking for a talented and energetic Junior Designer interested in Multifamily Residential Design. So if you are a recent graduate looking for an opportunity to work in sunny and busy LA, this is your chance to send in your work. They have been honored with awards throughout the years and can be an excellent place for you to expand on your foundation as an architect.


If you have any questions, do not hesitate to email us at training@architect-us.com ! If working in the US is something which really interests you, we invite you to join the pool of participants which have greatly benefited from this experience and register in our Job+J1 Visa Program.



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