Murphy Burnham & Buttrick is seeking a mid-level restoration architect or preservationist to
join our vibrant design practice based in New York City. Our award-winning practice centers on
a collaborative studio environment prioritizing innovative and sustainable design. We have a
diverse body of work including institutional, cultural, residential, and educational projects
across a range of scales and are committed to creating architecture that elevates the human
experience. Our firm has won numerous local, state, and national awards on a wide range of
new, historic, and iconic buildings. The studio is structured to provide the rigor and technical
expertise of a large firm with the personal approach and collaborative environment of a small
firm. We have both breadth and depth of expertise in master planning, interior design,
preservation, sustainable design, and architectural design and emphasize a team structure
that facilitates continued education and professional advancement.
Candidates should have strong knowledge of building materials and their deterioration
patterns, conservation techniques, construction technology, experience with construction
administration and be able to work in AutoCAD. Candidates should have three to ten years of
work experience. Candidates should be capable of working on multiple projects within the
office concurrently and coordinate work with respective project teams. We value team
members with strong verbal and graphic communication skills with the enthusiasm and ideas
to contribute to design dialogue and the determination to continue to interrogate and improve
on design. Our collaborative environment relies on individuals who work well with a team.
MBB is deeply committed to fostering a diverse and equitable workplace and profession.
Please email a letter of interest, your resume, and a pdf of work samples (maximum of ten
pages) to Maricela Salas at msalas(at)mbbarch.com. Please include your name in the subject
line and samples that highlight your design abilities including academic and professional work.
Salary will be commensurate with experience. We offer a range of benefits, including health
insurance, retirement plans, flexible spending account, and professional membership fees.