Al-Jawad Pike is an award-winning London-based architectural studio founded in 2014 by Jessam Al-Jawad and Dean Pike. The studio operates across a variety of sectors including private residential, multi-unit housing schemes, office fit-out, luxury retail store design and temporary installations. The studio has a strong design focus and is recognised for the quality of its built work. We strive to produce architecture that positively transforms the experiences of its users and the wider community. Our projects are characterised by a sensitive approach to materials and intuitive understanding of construction and detail. Our process is both meticulous and exploratory, underpinned by research, technical expertise and collaborative dialogue with clients, consultants and constructors.
Jessam studied architecture at The Bartlett (University College London) and Edinburgh graduating with distinction and qualifying as an architect in 2010. He worked for David Chipperfield Architects for 10 years before establishing Al-Jawad Pike in 2014. Jessam is actively engaged as a design critic across various schools of architecture in the UK.
Dean studied architecture at The Bartlett (University College London) and Portsmouth graduating with a distinction and qualifying as an architect in 2009. Dean worked for David Chipperfield Architects for over 10 years before establishing Al-Jawad Pike in 2014. He has taught on the M.Arch course at the Bartlett UCL and is currently a member of the Hackney Regeneration Design Advisory Group.
We are looking for a talented, hard working, part 3 architect with at least 5 years experience to join our team. The successful candidate will have experience working across all RIBA stages in the UK, preferably with one or two completed projects under their belt.
Excellent communication skills are essential as well as the ability to work as part of a team. Proficiency in CAD programs including Rhino, MicroStation, are favourable. Ability to use Adobe suite programs to produce content for presentations is also required.
We are looking for a highly skilled and motivated all-rounder. Pay commensurate with experience and ability. Please also provide references from previous employers in your application.
We are an equal opportunities employer and especially welcome applications from under-represented groups.
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