Architectural Designer

Job Description:
The Company:
 
Faraday Future (FF) is a California-based mobility company, leveraging the latest technologies and world’s best talent to realize exciting new possibilities in mobility. We’re producing user-centric, technology-first vehicles to establish new paradigms in human-vehicle interaction. We’re not just seeking to change how our cars work – we’re seeking to change the way we drive. At FF, we’re creating something new, something connected, and something with a true global impact.
 
Your Role:
 
·Develop ideas with the Architectural Design Team as well as various design departments including Car Design, Industrial Design, Visualization, Brand Design, etc.
·Rapid sketch (digital and hand) abilities for initial idea generation.
·Quickly, cleanly and accurately generate three-dimensional models, and output descriptive images and drawings
·Using Grasshopper and/or similar parametric tools, create scripts to generate algorithmic design solutions.
·Model, render and iterate designs independently and with the direction of senior staff.
·Use knowledge of architectural, environmental, media and graphic design to create concepts that embrace, address, and express the possibilities of an integrated environment.
·Jump seamlessly between projects, keep files and shared project assets organized and up to date and focus on creating compelling work within specified timelines.
·Be involved in the creative concepting and strategic planning for new design projects and partner with teams on brand designs.
·Design a wide variety of graphics, branded environment, signage, and wayfinding projects.

 

Qualifications:
Basic Requirements:
·2+ years of experience in Architectural Design or directly related field.
·Bachelor’s degree in Architectural Design or equivalent in related field.
·Experience and proficiency in digital fabrication.
·Exceptional design sense with the ability to integrate messaging, color, imagery, and typography into three-dimensional built environments.
·Expert in Rhino, Grasshopper, and photo realistic rendering. 
·Expert in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, AfterEffects).
·Ability to multitask while remaining efficient, poised, and organized.
·Strong portfolio of Architectural Design / Environmental Design. 
 
Preferred Requirements:
·Master’s degree in Architectural Design or equivalent in related field
·Knowledge and previous use of Robotics
·Collaborative, team player. Sophisticated taste. Artistic eye.
·Willing to take creative direction from the brand vision.
·Solid graphic design skills
·Strong communication skills.
·Experience with designing and installing large scale room displays.
·Ability to lead projects and direct reports as team grows. Willing to travel.
·Desire to discuss the current role of architecture in relationship to the avant garde, parametricism, car design, and autonomous driving, while regarding historical theoretical precedents.
 
Perks + Benefits
·Stock options for every employee
·Healthcare, dental, and vision benefits (free for you and discounted for your family)
·401k options
·Orientation and onboarding program
·Free daily catered lunches and food trucks onsite
·Healthy snacks and beverages 24/7
·15 days of annual paid time off, 10 days of paid holidays, and 8 days off between Christmas and New Year’s Day
·Relocation assistance/reimbursement
·Free parking & carpool reimbursement
·Casual dress code & relaxed work environment
·Frequent social events, happy hours, and team parties
·“Soul of Faraday” community outreach team 

 

Application Instructions & Contact Info:
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***NOTE: Please provide work samples along with your CV in order to be considered.***