Architectural Designer

Country/Region:  US
Field:  Consulting

Philadelphia, PA, US

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  05-10 years
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The Company 

Globally, SYSTRA’S over 10,000 employees focus on the entire spectrum of transportation. From metros, tramways, high-speed and heavy rail, bridges, roads and aviation. Since our founding in 1957, we have conducted projects in more than 150 countries and 350 towns and cities.


Our work in the USA has been laser-focused on delivering, planning, designing, engineering, and program/construction management solutions for rail and transit agencies, school districts, and public housing authorities. We are sought-after for our expertise in high-speed, commuter, intercity, metro, and light rail. We are committed to designing and delivering secure, efficient, and cost-effective transportation solutions with a devotion to the passenger experience, safety, and reducing environmental impact.  


We’re looking for a new Mid-Level Architectural Designer in our Architecture group to help drive the objectives and challenges our valued clients have trusted us to solve for them.  This position will be based in our Philadelphia, PA office.


As a SYSTRA US Mid-Level Architectural Designer, you will join a world-class team of high-performing engineers, designers, drafters and others who work collectively to ensure client projects continue to thrive while remaining on track and budget.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with clients, coworkers, consultants and contractors to ensure project objectives are met within established timelines and budgets
  • Assist in proposals and produce presentations and construction documents
  • Participate in client meetings virtually and on-site
  • Contribute to a positive and collaborative work environment that fosters creativity and innovation


Does this seem like an opportunity that you can be all aboard with in your career?  Well, here’s a little more on the required experience we’re looking for in this new teammate.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Architecture degree
  • 5 to 10 years experience with an architecture firm in the US
  • Strong understanding of building systems, codes and construction processes
  • Experience with Transit projects
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Revit


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in MicroStation
  • Architectural Registration
  • Experience in elevator replacement projects


SYSTRA USA provides a benefits package including medical, dental, 401k and other offerings that focus on providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.


SYSTRA USA is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local law.        

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.


Sponsorship assistance is not available for this position.


Salary Range:  $65k - $85k

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia