Architecture Designer

Country/Region:  US
Field:  Consulting

Philadelphia, PA, US

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  02-05 years
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The Company 

SYSTRA delivers architecture, engineering and construction and program management services to our clients that offer public transportation, public education and public housing to our communities.


We partner with public transportation owners and operators of bridges, buses, commuter and intercity, high-speed and light rail, mass rapid transit and tunnels, helping them provide safe, efficient and reliable public transportation. SYSTRA also serves public facility authorities that provide safe, attractive, and environmentally sound public schools and offer affordable housing to communities. Ranked 18th in US mass transit and rail design by Engineering News-Record (ENR), SYSTRA has been a trusted partner to public agencies and operators throughout the US since 1985 and employs nearly 200 personnel nationwide.


Part of SYSTRA Group, a world-leading engineering and consulting firm, SYSTRA is supported by the over 10,500 employees worldwide. Using a collaborative approach built on the firm’s value of Connected Teams, we provide our clients and partners access to the best skills worldwide via sharing information, tools, best practices, and processes.


We’re looking for a new Architecture 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 Architecture Designer you will join a world-class team of high-performing architects, engineers, designers, drafters and others who work collectively to ensure client projects continue to thrive while remaining on track and budget.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Under the supervision of a Registered Architect this Architect Designer will help us deliver transportation, school and housing projects
  • Work as part of a team preparing architectural drawings, from conceptual design to construction documents
  • With outstanding 3D modeling proficiency, contribute to the development of Revit models and renderings for prominent public projects
  • Utilize your exceptional artistic abilities in crafting client presentations and proposals


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:

  • Bachelors in Architecture
  • Two to five years of full-time experience working for an architecture consulting and design firm
  • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
  • Demonstrated experience with portfolio producing presentation materials


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree(s)
  • MicroStation experience
  • Transportation, schools and or housing experience
  • Demonstrated experience as a member of a team preparing construction documents
  • Able to do building material research with minimal supervision
  • Architectural Registration or ability and willingness to obtain a Registered Architect License in either NY or NJ within three years

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:  $56,946-$65,000

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia