For current or future opportunities in any of our locations, submit a letter of interest, resume and work samples. EOE. Submitting via web or email is preferred. Please send all resumes to careers@bnim.com and specify the post applying for in the subject line.

Attn: Careers at BNIM
1735 Baltimore Avenue
Suite 300 Kansas City, MO 64108
No phone calls please.

Landscape Architect — Kansas City

BNIM is seeking a great fit for our growing Landscape Architecture & Planning Studio.

We are looking for a talented Landscape Architect with a degree from an accredited Landscape Architecture program and 2-5 years of experience to join our Kansas City office.

With over 40 years of experience as a multidisciplinary design firm, BNIM has built a reputation for thoughtful, beautiful and responsive designs.  Our highly collaborative and fast-paced studio works with industry-leading designers and subject experts on diverse projects across the country. Projects encompass site and streetscape design, urban design, planning at community and regional scales, and community engagement.

We are looking for a passionate designer with experience taking projects from conceptual design through construction documentation. Candidates should enjoy figuring out how to design and detail site scale projects, with a focus on high-performance design.  Candidates must be interested in working in an interdisciplinary setting, and should possess excellent verbal and graphic communications skills. Proficiency in AutoCAD and Sketchup are required.

This is an excellent growth opportunity for a talented Landscape Architect who wants to explore new design ideas and get involved in all phases of design projects. If you are interested, please forward a letter of interest, resume and examples of design work to careers@bnim.com.

Additional information about us can be found on our website at www.bnim.com.

 

Network Support Technician — Kansas City

Overview

BNIM Architects, a national leader in building design and sustainability, is seeking the perfect fit for our Information Technology group.  We are looking for someone who thrives in a dynamic, innovative and fast paced environment and who is passionate about helping us stay on the leading edge of technology and trends.  

 

Position Description
Candidate should have a degree in an information technology related field and have 3 years of experience. Additionally, the ideal candidate is passionate about customer support, thrives in a fast pace enterprise environment and has the ability to quickly adjust and prioritize needs as they arise. Primary focus is to support users at all levels of the organization with hardware, software and network related issues.  The Network Support Technician also supports infrastructure hardware and software in a virtualized server environment, networking and storage.

 

Scope of Responsibility

  • Set up of PCs, Macs, iPads, iPhones
  • Configure and troubleshoot PCs, Macs, iPads, iPhones and server/network infrastructure
  • Support audio/video conferencing systems
  • Printer setup and troubleshooting
  • Assist with the documentation of helpdesk and IT operational procedures
  • Record all help desk support requests/issues
  • Monitor and analyze network performance across the organization’s LAN/WAN/wireless networks
  • Identify and remedy network/application/system performance bottlenecks
  • Ensure network connectivity for all workstations, applications servers and back-end office infrastructure
  • Inspect, maintain, and where necessary, replace network cabling, voice/data jacks, and other network related equipment
  • Provide support after business hours and over the weekend
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Essential Skills

  • Strong customer service skills
  • Structured and detailed oriented with an eye for the ‘big picture’
  • Team oriented with the ability to exert influence without formal authority
  • Exceptional troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Analytical approach to problem solving.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with an ability to understand and communicate complex technical information to an audience of varying skill levels.
  • Ability to take direction and work independently
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Experience & Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology or equivalent years of experience
  • 3 – 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 and VMWare required
  • Knowledge of HP servers and switches, SCCM, and Palo Alto preferred
  • Ability to make occasional trips to remote office.    
  • Stable work history with track record of innovative process improvements
  • Hands-on technical knowledge of network systems
  • Experience in Installation, configuration, and maintenance of PCs and Mac computers

 

To apply: send a cover letter summarizing your qualifications and a resume to careers@bnim.com.

Marketing Coordinator — Kansas City

BNIM is seeking a perfect fit for our Marketing department.

In recent years, BNIM’s Marketing department, which we call “Spark,” has gained regional and national recognition for producing high-quality materials and maintaining a robust social media presence that others in the industry use as models for success. Spark is a dynamic, smart, fun group that works hard, thinks big and laughs often. Our goal is to stay on the leading edge of technology and trends, and our reward is the deep pleasure we find working with each other in a highly creative, inviting and non-competitive way.

Though this position is entitled “Marketing Coordinator,” the role is deeply rooted in Communication—communicating ideas and culture; understanding and conveying team communication; and communicating BNIM’s brand, message, values, culture and portfolio of work in tailored proposals and marketing-assignments across multiple offices. Ideal candidates will have a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Business, Communications, Journalism or related field or an architectural background that translates into keen written communication skills.

This position fits a person who thrives in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment, who values productivity and efficiency balanced with utmost quality, who takes pride in flawlessly executing multiple projects simultaneously, and who has impeccable, evolving taste.

Our work subscribes to the ethos of “Generous Pragmatism” which is the idea that what something does matters just as much as what it looks like. We constantly improve upon past work to perpetuate a cycle of replication focused on innovation and excellence and expect the successful candidate to bring energy and passion for seeking continual improvement.

 We are seeking an individual who is:

  • ·     Curious and Explorative
  • ·     Critical and Exacting
  • ·     Friendly and Communicative
  • ·     Collaborative and Creative
  • ·     Self-driven and Willing (can-do)
  • ·     Generous Spirit
  • ·     Nimble and Strategic
  • ·     Conviction without ego
  • ·     Grace under pressure

 

Requirements:

  • ·     Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills
  • ·     Passion for custom communications, including proposals, project descriptions and collateral
  • ·     Impeccable organizational and management skills
  • ·     Well-established skills coordinating team efforts 
  • ·     Effective and mature verbal and interpersonal communication
  • ·     Ability to research and synthesize information quickly
  • ·     Ability to execute proposal and other assignments under tight deadlines, independently or as part of a team
  • ·     A detail-oriented work ethic
  • ·     Exceedingly high expectations of oneself and others
  • ·     Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office products; familiarity with productivity tools like Vision, Newforma, etc. is a plus

 

Specific Responsibilities:

  • ·     Support all business development and marketing activities
  • ·     Assembly of qualifications packages including communications with teams, tailored writing, assembly of content, production and delivery with upmost accuracy
  • ·     Assist project teams with presentation materials as-needed
  • ·     Marketing-related administrative duties to support website, collateral, special events, etc.
  • ·     Update and maintain staff resumes and biographies
  • ·     Preparing and submitting awards materials
  • ·     Maintain proposal materials by coordinating updates with staff, graphics department, etc.
  • ·     Inventorying stock of materials and collateral
  • ·     Attending networking events when necessary

 

Experience:

  • ·      Ideal candidates have 3 to 5 years of marketing experience in the fields of architecture and design. However, filling this role will not be determined by experience alone; we are looking for the right fit for our team.

 

 

COMPANY INFORMATION:

BNIM is a collaboration of architectural, design and planning professionals who share a deep commitment to responsible, high-quality design. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, an energetic work place, on-going training opportunities, and an environment that will allows employee interests and strengths to flourish.

EOE

Landscape Architect – San Diego

BNIM is seeking a great fit for our growing Landscape Architecture & Planning Studio.

We are looking for a talented Landscape Architect with a degree from an accredited Landscape Architecture program and 2-7 years of experience to join our San Diego Office.

With over 40 years of experience as a multidisciplinary design firm, BNIM has built a reputation for thoughtful, beautiful and responsive designs.  Our highly collaborative and fast-paced Studio works with industry-leading designers and subject experts on diverse projects across the country. Projects encompass site and streetscape design, urban design, planning at community and regional scales, and community engagement.

We are looking for a passionate designer with experience taking projects from conceptual design through construction documentation and construction administration. Candidates should enjoy figuring out how to design and detail site scale projects, with a focus on high-performance design.  Candidates must be interested in working in an interdisciplinary setting, and should possess excellent verbal and graphic communications skills. Proficiency in AutoCAD and Sketchup are required.

This is an excellent growth opportunity for a talented Landscape Architect who wants to explore new design ideas and get involved in all phases of design projects. If you are interested, please forward a letter of interest, resume and examples of design work to careers@bnim.com.

Interior Architect/Interior Designer – San Diego

BNIM is a collaboration of architectural, design and planning professionals who share a deep commitment to responsible, high-quality design.

We offer competitive salaries and benefits, an energetic work place, on-going training opportunities, and an environment that allows employee interests and strengths to flourish. BNIM is the recipient of the 2011 AIA National Architecture Firm Award.

About the Position:
We are seeking an interior architect/designer who is passionate about design excellence, sustainability and high performance design projects. Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree in interior architecture, interior design, or architecture and 2-4 years of experience.

Experience must clearly show a strong creative design portfolio, which is essential for this position, along with strong project leadership. Candidates must demonstrate ability to integrate into all project phases and should possess a strong technical knowledge of interior systems that would be required by corporate, higher education, research, K-12 and mixed use project interiors.

This position fits a person who thrives in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment, who values productivity and efficiency balanced with utmost quality and who has evolving, refined taste.

Qualified candidates should possess the following characteristics and skills:

Skills:
• Critical design thinking throughout the design process
• Proficiency in Revit and other 3-D imaging design software is required
• Strong verbal, written, and graphic communication skills
• A collaborator with leadership and client liaison experience
• Well established skills coordinating team efforts
• A deadline and detail-oriented work ethic
• LEED AP is preferred

Responsibilities:
• Project Visioning and Programming
• Product research, selection, and detailing
• Construction documentation
• FF&E Design and Specifications

Characteristics:
• Curious and Creative
• Innovative and Explorative
• Critical and Exacting
• Strategic and Nimble
• Collaborative and Communicative
• Self-driven and Willing (can-do)
• Generous Spirit

To apply: Send a cover letter, resume, and relevant work samples to Ruthie Harrison at careers@bnim.com.

BNIM is an equal opportunity employer.