Job description

Archibat HR Asia is looking for an Architecture Design Principal for a Reputed US Retail Architecture Design firm to be based in their Shanghai Office.



– Lead design team to deliver architectural design tasks of large-scale mixed used projects, e.g. retails, high-rise office, etc.

– Provide design directions to the project teams and control design quality

– Be responsible for financial management of the project, ensure key deadlines are met and staff are working together effectively;

– Lead design in a holistic process oriented approach based on a contemporary innovative methodology from the vision to build works;

– Evaluate, select and apply standard architecture design techniques, procedures and criteria.

– Play a key role in client and government relationship management and keep high standard of works we deliver

– Inspire and manage a diverse team of design professionals with good communication and leadership skills

– Support executive management and business development teams in project pursuits

Required profile


– Master’s degree or above in Architecture or related fields

– Over 18 years’ design experience with international background; At least 5 years leadership experience

– Design experience with large-scale commercial projects, mostly mixed-use, e.g. retails, high-rise office, etc.

– Experience with comprehensive design cycle, including concept forming, function layout and facade construction, etc.

– Experience with Revit is preferred

– Strong organizational and management skills

– Fluency in English

– Excellent team player


Position based in Shanghai.


Please forward your CV Portfolio to Oliver at