Environmental/Architectural Designer at GDS

Posted on: 11/11/2021

Location: Hauppauge, NY (ON-SITE)

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Tags: photoshop illustrator

### Job description GDS is a leading signage consultation, design, and fabrication company within the tri-state area and boasts a high volume of projects on both a local and national scale. From creative conception to final installation, we have developed the most successful process for outfitting the built environment with every type of interior/exterior identification and wayfinding signage. As an Environmental/Architectural Designer at GDS, you will begin working with our Creative Director to learn the industry and our unique methodology. You will be required to absorb all teachings on both a technical and philosophical level and apply this education to the day-to-day operation. Performance will be evaluated on the execution of appropriate industry practices, attitude, communication, and skill. Responsibilities: * Assist in concept and research development for environmental designs * Create mechanical drawing packages complete with specification sheets and layouts * Set up and export scaled artwork for production * Evaluate and maintain pertinent files and records for internal and external distribution * Understand, implement and enforce brand guidelines throughout all design efforts * Support Marketing and Business Development team with visual aids and creative collateral * Generate photo renderings for client review * Utilize floor plans, architectural elevations, and other construction documents to determine project scope Qualifications: *Graduated with a degree in architecture or design *3-5 years of professional experience *Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator / Photoshop *Immediate consideration for any candidate with a background using CorelDraw *Working knowledge of the array of design principles and aesthetics *Intermediate sketching and rendering skills *Familiarity with building systems, codes, and ADA requirements *Exceptional interpersonal and intrapersonal communication skills *Strong sense of time management, follow-up- and organizational skills *Exceptional attention to detail, including good spelling and grammar *An eye for successful design and the ability to see a project to completion Only applicants that demonstrate a clean and organized methodology towards Graphic Design will be considered.