Hochbauzeichner_in oder Architekt_in (ETH/FH)

Zur Verstärkung unseres Architektur-Teams in Zürich suchen wir ab sofort eine_n engagierte_n Hochbauzeichner_in oder Architekt_in (ETH/FH) für die langfristige Mitarbeit an spannenden Architektur und Quartiersentwicklungs-Projekten in der Schweiz und im Ausland.


Dein Profil

- erfahrene_r Hochbauzeichner_in oder höherer Abschluss in Architektur (ETH/FH)

- 3–4 Jahre Berufserfahrung in der Schweiz oder Deutschland

- Erfahrung in allen Leistungsphasen inkl. Ausführungsplanung

- hohe gestalterische Ansprüche, ausgeprägtes baukonstruktives Verständnis

- lösungsorientiertes Arbeiten, Teamfähigkeit

- Verhandlungssicheres Deutsch (Mindestens C1 oder Muttersprache)

- professioneller Umgang mit CAD mit Präferenz VectorWorks


Wir bieten

- ein kreatives, internationales und kollegiales Arbeitsumfeld

- ein anspruchsvolles Tätigkeitsfeld auf einem hohen gestalterischen Niveau




Zur Verstärkung unseres Teams in Zürich suchen wir ab sofort eine_n engagierte_n Junior Projektleiter_in oder Architekt_in mit städtebaulichem Hintergrund für die Mitarbeit an spannenden und anspruchsvollen Projekten im In- und Ausland.

Wir erwarten:

- 3–5 Jahre Berufserfahrung in der Schweiz, Deutschland
- Praxiserfahrung an der Schnittstelle von Architektur und Städtebau
- Designkompetenz in unterschiedlichen Maßstäben, von konzeptionellen Aufgaben bis hin zu detaillierten Entwurfsphasen
- hoher gestalterischer und kreativer Anspruch
- Gute Kenntnisse in CAD (Vector Works, Autocad), 3D, Modellbau und Präsentationstechniken
- Organisatorische Kompetenz sowie klare Kommunikationsfähigkeit
- Verhandlungssicheres Deutsch (Mindestens C1 oder Muttersprache)

Du arbeitest lösungsorientiert und bringst Dein Engagement gerne im Team ein.
Wir bieten ein kollegiales, internationales Arbeitsumfeld und ein anspruchsvolles Tätigkeitsfeld auf einem hohen gestalterischen Niveau. Wir treiben die Entwicklung von Gestaltungs- und Planungsprozesse durch Digitalisierung aktiv voran und bieten Dir die Möglichkeit Kompetenzen in diesem Bereich zu erarbeiten (BIM, City Engine und GIS)



Junior Architect specialised in BIM and parametric design (80–100%))


Who you are

KCAP is looking for a junior architect with 1–3 years of experience post-graduation. In a quickly changing design environment, we are looking for a young architect with proven expertise in BIM and parametric design. He/she should have professional experience with Revit/BIM in project design development and delivery phases and working knowledge of computational design such as Grasshopper and Dynamo, to assist and develop tools for an international office.


About the job

Your task will be the implementation and coordination of buildings and the delivery of building information models, but also includes urban design and functional planning between these projects. The position is an opportunity for anyone who can work independently or collaboratively and can implement these practices within our graphic requirements, and with a broad interest in healthcare, housing, open city and circular economy. Additionally, you will support the business development and front offices with proof-reading texts for an international audience.


Who we are

KCAP is a leading international design firm specialised in architecture, urban design and landscape design, founded in 1989 by Kees Christiaanse. KCAP is known for the development of sustainable urban living environments, with buildings and public spaces that enliven and renew the city. In our designs, we combine our experience with architecture, urban planning and landscape design to create social and spatial cohesion. Designs with the necessary flexibility for adapting to the individual needs of users and new social developments.


Characteristic of our design approach is our ambition to add quality to the living environment in the city. Through vital programming, the buildings are connected with their surroundings. In the projects that we develop, new concepts for living and working, culture, sustainability and infrastructure go hand in hand with the social aspects for current and future generations.


Your skills

- English, oral and written (native preferred), German a plus

- Professional experience in Switzerland

- A high design standard from conception to detailed planning

- Specialized in Revit, Rhinoceros 3D and Grasshopper/Dynamo required

- Experience in parametric design (Grasshopper and similar)

- Ability to develop software tools for daily workflow in all phases

- Practical experience at the interface of architecture and urban planning


- Very good software skills in Vectorworks, Adobe CS and MS Office



Senior Urban Designer with very good Chinese skills

To grow our team in Zurich, we are looking for a committed senior urban designer to support and collaborate on our projects in Asia.


We expect

- Master's degree in architecture and/or urban design in China and Europe ( ETH or equivalent). Postgraduate or doctoral degree would an asset.

- at least 7 - 9 years of professional and/or academic experience, preferably in Asia and Switzerland or Europe.

- experience in project or research coordination in at least one larger project

- experience with and an established network among Asian authorities at various scales, especially city governments

- research and publication experience in an academic context

- proven design competence in various scales

- an outstanding design talent with an ambitious, creative and conceptual attitude

- practical experience at the interface of architecture and urban design

- very good software skills in Autocad, Sketchup, ArcGIS, Adobe CS and MS Office

- organisational competence as well as clear communication and presentation skills

- fluency in Chinese, oral and written (C2 level)

- fluency in German (at least C1 level)

- fluency in English

You work solution-oriented and like to bring your commitment to the team.


We offer

- a dynamic, creative and friendly working environment

- a varied and challenging job with personal responsibility

- a high creative level in an international team

- the possibility of professional development

- a nice workplace directly at the Limmat

If you are interested in any of the job offers please apply by using our application form, containing a motivation letter, CV and a short portfolio (PDF no more than 10 pages).