Careers at
RISE Architecture

As of 2020, after 10 years of operations, we are a proud team comprising more than 15 different diverse nationalities, schools and backgrounds.

We strongly believe that the success of our company is only possible thanks to the effort and dedication that each team member contributes.

With a welcoming and friendly work environment, we trust that our team members put forth their best efforts at every opportunity. Our team tackles each project with a renewed excitement and preparedness to perform at optimum excellence.


Project Architect / Designer

Project Architect / Designer

We are a growing Architecture firm based in Brooklyn, New York that offers its employees hands-on experience, participating in projects from beginning to end, wide exposure to different project types, and a friendly work environment!

The Position:

We’re looking for a Project Architect/ Designer with ideally 3-5 years of NYC architecture experience to work in person in our Brooklyn NY office. The pay range we’re offering is $65,000/yr to 80,000/yr, based on experience and having the right attitude overall. We offer to cover your transportation costs, a SIMPLE IRA matching plan, and additional paid holidays throughout the year. We can also sign for your AXP hours and will be happy to mentor you along the process if you plan to become a licensed Architect.


- You are highly proficient in using REVIT (Autocad could be considered as well)
- You have a minimum of 3 years of experience working in NYC architecture, design, and construction documents.
- You have a minimum of 3 years of experience working and studying the NYC Zoning and Building code.
- This is a full-time position to work in person in our Brooklyn office


- Direct contact with clients.
- Prepare full sets of plans for design, DOB filing, and construction.
- Occasionally, site visits to measure up or verify existing conditions
- Coordinate with consultants, engineers, and expediters
- Answer DOB objections and revise the plans

Rise Architecture is based in Industry City, Brooklyn. This is a great place to work for architects as you will appreciate how these old industrial buildings were repurposed to serve as an office or social areas. There are great restaurants, stores, weekly social events, and beautifully designed courtyards where you can take a break once in a while. The trains are nearby and 20min away from Manhattan.

Why Should You Apply?

You will be exposed to every aspect of the architectural project. We are a small firm, so there is room for growth and lots of learning. Competitive salary based on experience and willingness to grow with the company.

Rise Architecture is a team of talented people with diverse backgrounds that take pride in their work and is known for the great care we take with clients and employees alike. Our positive work culture is reflected in our high employee retention as well as in the work we put out in the world every single day.
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