Intermediate Interior Designer

BAR Architects

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BAR Interiors is seeking a talented and passionate Intermediate Interior Designer with multifamily experience who exhibits boldness, innovates with purpose, practices environmental stewardship, and always engages in a collaborative, inclusive design process. The focus of the role will be primarily urban multifamily and affordable housing projects but will on occasion include jumping in to assist on high-end residential and hospitality projects. We design unique residential and hospitality influenced interior experiences for exciting projects of all scales.

Qualifications and Experience Desired:

  • 5-7+ years of experience
  • Strong design portfolio and a passion for residential interior design
  • Proven ability to design, document and execute high level design projects, both in collaboration with and independent of an architecture studio
  • Understanding of the architectural design process and integration of interior design concepts
  • Experience evaluating, selecting, and applying advanced design and technical methods, with responsibility for project assignments including brand positioning, programming, design development, production and coordination through construction documents and construction administration
  • Strong competency in interior design specifications and industry standards, and familiarity with accessibility codes a plus.
  • Able to work easily independently and alongside team to meet budget and schedule
  • Strong problem solving skills, attention to detail, and motivation to acquire and share knowledge
  • Strong interest in educating and mentoring younger team members
  • Excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills
  • Proficiency with Sketch-up, Adobe CS, AutoCAD, Revit, and MS Office Suite; Lumion is a plus
  • StudioDesigner/SpecSources/any other purchasing software strongly preferred
  • Sustainability accreditation highly desired
  • A professional degree in Interior Design, Interior Architecture, or related discipline

At BAR Architects our diverse practice has always had a singular focus – to create places that inspire and that stand the test of time while meeting each of our client’s specific needs in unique ways. A 75+ person architecture, interiors and planning firm with offices in San Francisco and Los Angeles, we work across California and the world. Our studio environment combined with large firm resources fosters collaboration and encourages creative thinking while our size and diversity of practice offers broad opportunities for professional development.

We are committed to the well-being of our employees and are working remotely at this time; as we return to our offices we will provide flexible scheduling and every other Friday off. We offer a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, commuter benefits, short and long term disability, long-term care, 401k & Profit Sharing, continuing education opportunities and reimbursement for interior design certifications and sustainability accreditations.

Interested applicants should send a letter of interest, resume and project samples to with the subject line indicating: Interior Designer.

We look forward to hearing from you and exploring how your passion for design and your skills, experience and interests align with opportunities at BAR. BAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No recruiters and no telephone calls, please.

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