Architectural Designer

Architectural Designer

Architectural Designer 150 150 Cavalry Associates | DOB Approvals, Permits, Logistic plans, Major Construction Submissions

Seeking experienced personnel to work closely with the current architectural and engineering team to develop and execute the technical aspects of our projects. This will include generating and developing the following type of documentation and plans for a variety of projects:

  1. Schematic and Design Development Deliverables
  2. Architectural Construction Drawings
  3. Building Code and Zoning Compliance Drawings and Documentation

This position will work directly with supervisors as well as engineering and expediting staff to meet clients’ goals at all phases of the project and will provide the opportunity to gain the experience needed for promotion and licensure.

Skills and Qualifications Required Include:

  1. Strong critical thinking and spatial problem-solving skills.
  2. Clear written, verbal, and visual communication skills
  3. Strong code review and analysis skills and the ability to document compliance of projects.
  4. Ability to work in a collaborative environment managing delegated tasks and production effectively with other members of the team.
  5. General understanding of structural, mechanical, and plumbing concepts to facilitate coordination and anticipate conflicts.
  6. AutoCAD and Revit knowledge are a must and should be represented with sample work or portfolio. A skill test will be required for demonstration.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  1. 5 years of experience on projects within NYC.
  2. Bachelor of Architecture or Master of Architecture degree from an accredited university.
  3. NCARB AXP membership and progression toward NYS Architectural license preferred.

Knowledge of the following code references is required for the position:

  1. NYC Building Code
  2. NYC Zoning Resolution
  3. NYS Housing Maintenance Code and Multiple Dwelling Law
  4. NYC Energy Conservation Code
  5. NYC Fire, Mechanical, and Plumbing Codes

Why Cavalry:

  • Dubbed “New York’s real estate force”, life at Cavalry is many things, but it’s never dull. With 25 team members and growing fast, Cavalry has established and continues to nurture a great company culture that fosters high levels of work satisfaction and contribution from its employees.
  • The Architectural Designer position is a great way to do work in an exciting industry with great growth potential and career advancement.
  • Work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment in a role that offers rewarding project milestones and amazing support from your team.
  • Our brand new super-cool office space is a great environment to work in and will help drive collaboration and innovation.

Salary Range:




*Depending on relevant experience, skills


Cavalry Associates is seeking to fill our open positions with passionate career minded professionals who are team players capable of contributing to a great group dynamic.

Contact Us

Find us in Brooklyn, New York
68 3rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231

[email protected]
P: 718.865.9350
F: 718.865.9352