Compass is looking for a Junior Architect in Datacenter Design to join our Dallas team. At Compass we make lives better by providing the world's technology leaders a secure place to plug in wherever they grow. We are working on exciting and challenging projects throughout the United States and overseas, and we want a self-motivated individual passionate about design and architecture to join our team.

Specific Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To:
Design Phases (Land Planning and Schematic Design)

Iterate land planning concepts and building designs:

  • Model and render all test fits and Schematic Designs
  • Assist in drawing land plans, building plans, elevations, and other necessary documents
  • Assist with zoning and building code research
  • Assist with presentations for internal and external stakeholders
  • Work collaboratively with the Project Leadership Team (i.e., Project Designer, Project Architect, Project Manager, and Principal).

Sales Support Phase:

  • Develop Schematic Design package to support sales pursuits’
  • Heavy Interface with the Sales Engineering and Design teams

Delivery/Construction Phase:

  • Work closely with the external consultants to review design documents
  • Develop concept and schematic drawings to capture complex design concept for ease of constructability
  • Responsible for written or verbal communication with other disciplines, vendors, and contractors to incorporate all information into project requirements and provide support as necessary.
  • Ensures that construction detail documentation conforms to quality assurance, quality control, and best practice standards.

Qualifications:

  • 2-5 years of experience in a design-oriented architecture role, emphasizing critical infrastructure/datacenters design & architecture.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture
  • Proficient in Revit, Revizto and other 3D modeling software.
  • Strong design sense and ability
  • Effective problem solving, interpersonal skills, and ability to interface with clients and team members
  • Self-motivated with a passion for design and architecture
  • Excellent communication skills, strong organizational skills, and attention to detail are essential.