Handel Architects LLP is an award-winning full-service architecture, interior design and planning firm committed to design excellence. Our New York, San Francisco and Hong Kong studios are looking for a smart, creative and motivated people to work on projects from initial concept through construction documentation and administration. Our firm is dedicated to mentoring the “whole architect” and has a formalized professional development program. We offer competitive pay, benefits and Friday Happy Hours!

    New York

    Human Resource Coordinator

    Handel Architects is currently seeking a creative, multifaceted Human Resource Coordinator to join our team of over 150 Architects/Designers and support staff. Our office, established in 1994, is a fast paced, vibrant and collective workplace that requires a candidate to be an outgoing, accessible team player. Handel Architects provides an environment that encourages personal growth and expects professionalism and individual responsibility. While the candidate will facilitate basic HR functions and provide support for our main office in NY, he or she will liaise with our smaller San Francisco and Hong Kong offices.

    The ideal candidate will bring us ideas and help us improve!!


    • Bachelor’s degree with a major/minor in HR.
    • PHR Certification.
    • Advanced, demonstrable knowledge in Excel, Word and Outlook.
    • Strong analytical and organizational skills and attention to detail.
    • Excellent professional, communication skills.
    • Knowledge of NY employment law and proper compliance procedures. (California law a plus).
    • Background or interest in Architecture/Design
    • Familiarity with HRIS systems a plus.


    • HR and Benefits Administration enrollment and coordination with Controller
    • Employee Information tracking, updating.
    • Coordination of recruitment and hiring effort by assisting in house team.
    • Coordination and maintenance of employee visa documentation.
    • Conduct new hire and close out procedures.
    • Communication of FSA, Benefits, terminations, new hires, etc., to Controller.
    • Responsive to employee questions regarding HR issues.
    • Liaise with legal counsel to understand and communicate labor and employment laws so as to assure office compliance.


    • Schedule, attend and track annual employee reviews
    • Support ongoing mentorship and career development programs.
    • Assemble training programs, speakers, and career development activities.
    Please submit resume and 3 references to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Please put HR Coordinator in the subject line of your email.

    Intermediate Architect with Revit Experience

    Handel Architects is currently seeking creative and multifaceted Intermediate Architect with Revit experience to join our team. The position is specifically seeking a candidates with strong to expert Building Information Modeling (BIM) skills and 3-7 years of professional experience. Candidates need to demonstrate participation on a minimum of two large scale projects developed in BIM. In addition to joining a project team that is designing/documenting a high rise mixed use tower, the job involves a leadership role through participation in a core group that can guide Handel to superior BIM documentation. Experience with interoperability between BIM and other environments is a valuable additional benefit.. Candidates must have strong communication skills and be comfortable working within a team.

    Please apply through this LINK.

    Senior Technical Architect

    Handel Architects is seeking a seasoned senior technical architect with 10+ years of professional experience. Experience in mixed-use mid or high rise development projects is required; detailing exterior envelope, interior detailing, coordinating specifications, and construction administration for same. AutoCAD proficiency a must / REVIT a plus. We want your energy, inventiveness, and thirst for realizing great ideas into built structures! Salary/benefits based on experience. To be considered please submit resume + salary requirements.

    Please apply through this LINK.

    Project Designer

    We are currently hiring unique and energetic designers to join our studio, and collaborate in the design of large, complex mixed-use buildings.

    • Strong design skills
    • Ability to represent designs through visual media
    • Experience with multi-family, commercial and mixed-use buildings preferred
    • Strong communication skills required


    • Bachelors or Masters in Architecture from an accredited university
    • 5-7 years of post-professional degree experience
    • Must have experience and facility with Rhino, 3DMax, or other comparable visualization program
    • Residential or multi-family planning/design a plus
    • Revit experience required

    Please apply through this LINK.


    Create Concept Design and zoning studies; create Schematic Designs, perform Design Development – layout mechanical, electrical, plumbing, structural, and architectural details, coordinate with technical consultants; create Construction Documents – detail interior and exterior design and documentation with structural and mechanical coordination; prepare Specifications for construction details and materials; perform Construction Administration – review shop drawings and samples to deliver initial design intent; coordinate unexpected changes due to field condition and owner change; perform project management tasks for specific projects; review renderings and models done by junior designers and interns; create door/window schedules, material choices, and budget estimates; Utilize experience in multi-family, affordable housing and mixed use developments. Software used: AutoCAD, MS Excel, Bluebeam, Adobe Suite, 3DS Max, Rhino. Proficiency with Revit required.

    Must have MS Arch (+ 2 exp) or B Arch (+ 5 yrs prog exp). Send resume and portfolio (less than 3 MB).

    Please apply through this LINK.

    Paid Academic Internships

    In addition to full-time employment opportunities, Handel Architects offers both summer and school year internships. Candidates for Internships should be currently enrolled in either a B. Arch. or M. Arch. program and have a maximum of two years remaining prior to graduation. Internships will also be considered for recent graduates from a professional degree program.

    Summer employment is generally from end of May through mid to late August.

    Please apply through this LINK.

    San Francisco

    Junior Designer, 1 - 3 Years’ Experience

    Our San Francisco office is looking for a smart, energetic, responsible designer who has successfully worked on projects from inception through construction, and who is committed to excellent design and adept at design presentations, construction documents

    • 3-D modeling and rendering experience (Rhino, Sketchup, VRay, Maxwell)
    • Strong Revit and AutoCAD skills
    • Strong graphic layout experience (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
    • Ability to work and communicate effectively within project team
    • Capacity to interface with senior designers
    • Bachelor and/or master degree in architecture

    Please send resumes and samples of work in PDF format to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , and include “SF Junior Designer, 1 - 3 Years’ Experience” in your email subject line.

    Handel Architects LLP is an equal opportunity employer.