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Full-time Junior Designer or Lead Designer

Davinci Interiors LLC Austin, TX 78732

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***Applicants MUST have 1-2 years of experience specifying furniture and remodeling background for residential projects.***

 

Overview

Davinci Interiors LLC offers unparalleled personal attention and benefit from our expert design eye. We pride ourselves on our fresh creative vision and ability to manage all the tricky technical aspects of furnishing, remodeling and new construction projects. Our philosophy prioritizes collaboration, integrity and smart design.

The Junior or Lead Interior Designer has the opportunity to be one of the key contributing members of this growing firm. You will be integral to our success. This position includes working in conjunction with the lead designer in all technical and logistical aspects of the projects. The junior designer understands the fundamental practical and aesthetic aspects of design and translates the client’s and designer’s vision into drawings or furniture portfolios.  Design & operational duties will be entailed in this role.  You will work in tandem with our Project Manager to assist in operational, billing, light accounting, procurement, marketing & other essential daily tasks. 

As the Junior or Lead Designer you will be a trusted associate of the firm often working independently delivering extraordinary service. A successful candidate will be self-motivated and personally invested in the success of our firm.

Essential Characteristics

  • Integrity: The way we interact with our clients directly impacts their perception of our work. Being honest, timely and dependable shape the clients’ experience and should always reflect the high quality of our designs.

  • Collaboration: We use collaboration as a tool not just to create beautiful designs but to improve and grow our business.

  • Confidentiality: In this role, you will be privy to not only proprietary company information but client data. Protecting this information like it is our own is imperative.

  • Attention to Detail: Focusing on details with an eye on outcomes is required to ensure each client feels like they are a priority. Anticipating each and every detail is how we maintain our high standards of quality which is critical to our success.

  • Time Management: The self-managed/self-directed junior designer may have to work on multiple projects at once, so time-management and project management skills are essential to maintaining order and meeting deadlines.

  • Design-savvy: A successful designer must know how to create a desired look and feel through the use of colors, lights, furniture, flooring and fabrics, as well as how to artfully arrange these elements.

  • Professionalism: Demonstrating a strong work ethic in both demeanor and dress ensures we exude professionalism in all aspects of our work.

  • Personal-Growth Oriented: Striving for improvement both personally and professionally is key to continuous development of this role and growth of this company.

  • Highly collaborative environment:  All Davinci employees pride themselves on helping other team members. No job is too small , so when needed we come to aid other members of the team.  Our clients come to us with a multitude of challenges & it takes teamwork & partnership to escalate our clients experience & amazing design.

Qualification, knowledge, abilities and experience

Essential qualifications are:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture or Interior Design

  • 1-5 years designing residential spaces

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, SketchUp. InDesign, Photoshop experience desired

  • Microsoft Windows knowledge desired – Excel experience is especially beneficial.

  • Ability to create Mood Boards

Skillset

  • Produce CAD plans, elevations, RCP, and detail drawings.

  • Measure and onsite project documentation

  • Freehand sketching and rendering for concept and storyboard work

  • Research and Sourcing of FF&E and Fabrics/Wallpapers

  • Assist in requesting pricing of FF&E

  • Assist in producing a schedule of materials and selections

  • Assist in preparing client presentations

  • Work with the team to prepare finish boards

  • Provide project administrative support to designers and Project Manager

  • Assist in library organization

  • Adheres to building codes and ADA compliance throughout project life cycle

 

Work Environment

This job operates in both a remote & professional home-office environment. Occasional work is performed off-site at client, vendor, or storage facilities.

 

Physical Demands

This is largely a sedentary role with repetitive computer usage. Occasionally the job requires walking, standing, bending, and lifting/carrying supplies, as necessary.

 

Job Type

Full-time

 

Experience

  • Chief Architect, AutoCAD, Sketchup or similar software: 1 year (Required)

  • Dropbox: 1 year (Required)

  • Ivy software: 1 year (Preferred)

  • HubSpot (Preferred)

  • Asana or project management software (Preferred)

Only applicants with the Required skillsets will be considered at this time. 

Compensation will be based on experience,