We are currently seeking architects and/or project designers.
Candidates are expected to:
Have an understanding of and ability to employ drafting philosophy & technique.
Be fast, proficient, and highly accurate at two-dimensional drafting in AutoCAD.
Be proficient in illustrative software, such as the Adobe Creative Suite.
Be knowledgeable in 3D modeling, such as Revit and SketchUp
Have visited a building and been profoundly moved by its beauty and presence.
Think that architecture has the power to inspire people and bring out a positive response.
Be driven to come up with new ideas, and enjoy conceiving of different options for solving the same problem.
Be self-critical, looking for flaws in the design that must be addressed.
Enjoy working with others, communicating freely, and being part of a team.
Exhibit professionalism from punctuality to reliability to attitude.
Engage actively in projects from inception to completion, and make a difference in the outcome.
Form relationships and share experiences with colleagues, clients, contractors, consultants, and artisans.
See the results of your effort in built form and be part of something bigger.
Grow professionally as you experience all phases of a project from concept design to construction administration.
WHO WE ARE
O’Brien & Keane offers a high level of architectural services to a broad spectrum of clients, on a wide range of building types. The firm has enjoyed particular success in the design of buildings dedicated to sacred worship as well as education. We have a special interest in architecture that is rooted in history and classically inspired.
Although we are combined as one team, we are many parts with diverse skills and complimentary qualities.
A salary commensurate with one’s qualifications and experience.
A close knit & personable work environment with airy volume, huge windows, and comfortable workstations.
A convenient location, with an easy stroll to Metro and the restaurants and night-life of Clarendon.
Health insurance and retirement savings plans with significant employer contributions.
About O'Brien & Keane
O’Brien & Keane is a full-service architecture firm offering more than 20 years of experience in building design, interior design, and land planning services to a broad spectrum of clients. We specialize in school and traditional Catholic church architecture. Our values of service, diligence, and integrity serve our goal of helping our clients express their dreams in the built environment. In order to provide the best possible level of personal service and attention to detail, we operate as a small group of individuals who are invested in cultivating strong relationships and communication with the client, and creating a team approach for each project.