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Environmental/Architectural Designer

GDS k

Hauppauge, NY

Nov 3
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.

GDS

GDS is a leading consultation, design, management, and fabrication company within the signage industry - boasting 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 any built environment with identification and wayfinding sign programs, both interior and exterior.

Our company has been implementing effective architectural signage solutions, comprehensive user experience studies, and environmental graphic design solutions since 1996, with a predominant focus on healthcare, education, and retail industries.

The staff of accomplished creative and management professionals, paired with complete production capabilities and certified technicians, allows GDS to outfit any business with a custom signage system. From request to install, our project team prioritizes clear and constant communication that enhances our long-term partnerships with our existing and new clients.