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    Senior Design Architect

    June 06, 2018


    ABBARCH Architecture Inc. is a full service Architectural Firm that practices throughout Canada. Our area of specialization is in the demanding retail and commercial sectors. 

    ABBARCH is seeking a Senior Design Architect. We are looking for people with strong conceptual design and design development abilities, which are demonstrated in a combination of graphic and verbal communication skills. Candidates should have the ability to work well with a diverse group of teams, mentor junior designers and deliver concepts quickly. The candidate should have a minimum of 5 years of experience, most recently as a lead architect designer, and preferably with experience in mixed-use/ retail projects as well as in site planning. Proficiency with skills in 3D modeling, sketching and rendering, will be an asset. 


    • Minimum of 5 years of related industry experience in a design role;
    • Act as a point of client contact for design discussions while building trust at all levels;
    • Inspire and lead design thinking and discussion;
    • Maintain accountability and communicate to the team design integrity, economic feasibility and constructability of design ideas through all phases of project work;
    • Work with the Project Lead to understand the project deliverables, deadlines and time allocation and provide feedback;
    • Work with the Project Lead to ensure quality design output is realized by providing feedback on team talent and task distribution;
    • Create design solutions through appropriate precedent selection, sketches, diagramming, renderings, materials research, technical details and preparation of drawing packages;
    • Ensure that all presentation packages meet ABBARCH standards and receive proper quality control review in a timely manner;
    • Demonstrate design initiative through outside interest in design.

    Skill Set:

    • Experience with mixed-use/ retail projects + master planning;
    • Strong conceptual, graphic and design talent;
    • Ability to mentor junior architects;
    • Proficiency in AutoCAD, with additional skills in 3D modeling and rendering;
    • Excellent design and visual communication skills;
    • Critical thinking, effective problem solving and decision-making skills;
    • Strong collaboration skills.

    Please forward your resume to

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    We appreciate the interest of all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No agencies, telephone calls or walk-ins please.


    ABBARCH Architecture Inc.


    Toronto, ON