Project Architect/Project Designer


Nicholas Design Collaborative / Chicago, IL


Nicholas Design Collaborative is a 30 year old boutique Design-Build firm that has built its reputation on thoughtful, modern design, holistically considered and built to exacting standards. NDC has won many design awards and is often listed in Chicago Top 10 lists for Architecture, Design-Build and Construction. Our focus historically has been on a variety of different housing models including new, renovations and additions of single family residential, multi-family, mixed use, urban infill, affordable and sustainable. We also have completed a variety of other project types including a music theater, office interiors, institutional, retail, and urban design. Our current focus is on design, development and construction of single family and multi-family residential. We believe that our involvement as Design-Builder greatly improve The candidate will be expected to participate in the construction process on a more intimate level than is normally expected in a traditional architecture office. Visit our company website at


Candidates must have 5-10 years of working experience. We are looking for a unique, self-motivated individual with excellent design, digital presentation, project management and interpersonal communication skills. Candidate must have a desire and passion to participate and understand all aspect of varying scales of residential and commercial projects. Candidate must have experience to be facile in producing working drawings. Intimate knowledge of Revit is critical Candidate must have a Bachelor or Master’s degree in Architecture from an accredited university. LEED Certification and Architectural Licensing are a plus but not a requirement. Salary will be based on candidate’s level of experience and knowledge


Candidate must have knowledge of: Adobe Suite Sketch-up, 3D studio max or other 3 dimensional modeling program Revit Microsoft Office suite Microstation and or Autocad (preferred but no necessary) No phone calls No recruiters All contact to be handled through the above e-mail address




Peter Nicholas