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IKB - Intermediate to Senior level Architect

About the firm

Ike Kligerman Barkley is an award-winning design-focused architecture firm with offices in Manhattan and San Francisco specializing in high end residential homes in the US and abroad. While rooted in traditional vernaculars, our work is modern in its taut detailing, sculptural forms, and glassy expanses, often with a touch a whimsy. We employ hand illustration to cutting edge technologies in our process.

About the Role

We are seeking an Intermediate (3-7 years) to Senior level Architect (8-12 years) to join the team in our Midtown Manhattan office, though the candidate will be working from home remotely at this time due to COVID-19 precautions.

The candidate will participate in all phases of the architectural process, technical planning, detailing and producing high quality project documents from design inception though construction completion.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Producing architectural drawings, documentation, and other deliverables throughout all phases of design compliant with codes, project requirements and permits.

  • Communicating with the project team, consultants, and contractors to ensure a proper coordination.

  • Attending job-site meetings, issuing supplemental instructions, and responding to requests for information.

  • Preparing materials, drawings and models for Client and agency presentations.

Job Requirements:

  • Must have 3 to 12 years’ experience, with high end residential projects preferred

  • Passion for design and attention to detail

  • Exceptional production skills

  • Bachelor's degree in architecture required, familiarity with building codes a plus

  • Proficiency in Revit and Adobe Suite required, Lumion and Rhino skills a plus

  • Problem solver who can work independently, on multiple projects, anticipate needs, facilitate decision-making, and enjoys working collaboratively


  • Location: The office space is located in midtown Manhattan, near the New York Public library and convenient to many train lines

  • Schedule: When in-office work returns, the firm will offer a hybrid work schedule

  • Health Benefits: The firm offers health and welfare benefits administered through TriNet with medical health care coverage paid for by the company. Benefits include health care, dental care and vision coverage as well as Basic Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability benefits. The candidate will be eligible to participate in the benefits program on the first day of the month following 90 days of full-time employment.

  • Vacation / Personal time off is offered plus 10 holidays

  • Bonuses: The firm has traditionally paid year-end bonuses to employees. These amounts have typically been performance based and are discretionary.

  • 401(k) and Profit Sharing: The firm has a 401(k) plan with a 7% company match on the first 50% of compensation as well as a Pension Profit Sharing Plan administered by Nationwide Financial

Resumes and work samples can be sent to: careers(at)