• MAD Architects is a global studio of talented architects, designers, and creative thinkers dedicated to impacting the experience and understanding of the built space that surrounds us, developing visionary, fluid, and technologically advanced designs that embody a contemporary interpretation of the Eastern affinity for nature.

    Our team of 130 works across offices in Beijing, Los Angeles, and Rome, on projects ranging from livable large-scale urban developments to imaginative civic, cultural, residential and hospitality buildings of varying scale that endeavor to create a balance between humanity, the city, and the environment.

    Current works across Asia, North America and Europe include the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art in Los Angeles, the Nanjing Zendai Himalayas Centre and the China Philharmonic Hall in Beijing and residential complexes in Beverly Hills, Paris and Rome (all under construction), with the large-scale Quzhou sports campus and the Rotterdam Fenix Museum, amongst others, in design development.

  • Senior Project Architect
    Beijing, China

    For our growing Beijing studio, we are looking for a Senior Architect as Project Architect to head our talented teams on ambitious medium to large scale projects.  

    You will be leading design, architectural and technical aspects as well as the overall project management through the entire architectural design process from concept to constructed reality.

    You will develop, represent and communicate your projects internally and externally with clarity, design sensitivity, and a sound understanding of technical feasibility, and build strong connections to clients and collaborators.

    You will impart your design standards as well as your technical and practical experience to your team, and inspire, coach and mentor them. 

    You will be offered the opportunity to take on a key role in the design and project development within MAD.

     

    You are a globally-minded individual with an excellent academic background (Master in Architecture or equivalent from an internationally recognized architecture school) and a proactive, positive attitude.

    You have a track record of at least 10 years in-depth post-qualification involvement in leading international architecture firms, having demonstrated success as a Project Architect / or Project Manager on a series of complex large-scale mixed-use, cultural, civic and hospitality projects through all stages of design to construction, while managing multidisciplinary internal and external teams.

    You combine strong aesthetic design sensitivity with a thorough technical and managerial knowledge, and are a clear and precise communicator.

    You bring extensive expertise in construction drawing and detailing, are well versed in building systems and materials, and demonstrate a profound knowledge of practice and industry standards and codes.

    You excel in a dynamic and fast-paced team environment, enjoy the responsibility of efficiently managing a team through leadership and motivation, and have exemplary time management and delivery skills.

    You are highly skilled in AutoCAD, with a working knowledge of Maya, Revit and Rhino. English fluency is a key requirement, with business level Mandarin and other business level language skills a plus.

  • Senior Architect
    Beijing, China

    For our growing Beijing studio we are looking for Senior Architects to become an integral part of our talented teams on ambitious medium to large scale projects.  

    You will be involved in the design, architectural and technical aspects as well as parts of the overall project management through the entire architectural design process from concept to constructed reality.

    You will develop, represent and communicate project packages internally and externally with clarity, design sensitivity, and a sound understanding of technical feasibility.

    You will be offered the opportunity to take on a key role in the design and project development within MAD.

     

    You are a globally-minded individual with an excellent academic background (Bachelor in Architecture or equivalent from an internationally recognized architecture school) and a proactive, positive attitude.

    You have a track record of at least 6 years in-depth post-qualification involvement in leading international architecture firms, having demonstrated success as a Senior Architect and / or Project Manager on a series of complex large-scale mixed-use, cultural, civic and hospitality projects through all stages of design to construction.

    You combine strong aesthetic design sensitivity with thorough technical knowledge and managerial experience, and are a clear and precise communicator.

    You bring extensive expertise in construction drawing and detailing, are well versed in building systems and materials, and demonstrate a profound knowledge of practice and industry standards and codes.

    You excel in a dynamic and fast-paced team environment, enjoy contributing to your team, and have exemplary time management and delivery skills.

    You are highly skilled in AutoCAD and Rhino, with a working knowledge of Maya and Revit. English fluency is a key requirement, with business level Mandarin and other business level language skills a plus.

  • Architect - All Levels
    Beijing, China

    For our growing Beijing studio, we are looking for Architects of all levels of experience to join our talented teams on ambitious medium to large scale projects.  

    You will be involved in the design, architectural, and technical aspects of projects and their graphic representation through the entire architectural design process from concept to construction.

    Within dedicated teams, you will develop project packages that demonstrate clarity, design sensitivity, and a sound understanding of technical feasibility.

    As an integral part of our international practice, you will be contributing actively to the development of MAD.

     

    You are a globally-minded individual with an excellent academic background (Bachelor in Architecture or equivalent from an internationally recognized architecture school) and an outgoing, proactive and positive attitude.

    You have a track record of at least 2 years in-depth post-qualification involvement in leading international architecture firms, as a key contributor to complex large-scale mixed-use, cultural, civic or hospitality projects through all stages of design.

    You combine strong aesthetic design sensitivity with technical knowledge, and are a clear communicator. You articulate your ideas and concepts precisely, comprehensibly, and in a graphically engaging way.

    You have working knowledge of architectural drawing and detailing, and demonstrate clear understanding of building systems and materials as well as practice and industry standards and codes.

    You thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced team environment, enjoy contributing to your team, are flexible, and able to set priorities in order to deliver accurately and on time.

    You are highly skilled in AutoCAD, Rhino and Adobe CS, with a sound working knowledge of Maya and Revit. English fluency is a key requirement, with business level Mandarin and other business level language skills a plus.

  • Senior Interior Designer
    Beijing, China

    For our growing Beijing studio, we are looking for a Senior Interior Designer to head our talented teams on the interior design of our ambitious projects, translating the story of our unique architectural approach into compelling interior spaces.

    You will be leading design and technical aspects as well as the overall project management through the entire interior design process from concept to constructed reality.

    You will develop, represent and communicate your projects internally and externally with clarity, design sensitivity, and a sound understanding of technical feasibility, and build strong connections to clients and collaborators.

    You will impart your design standards as well as your technical and practical experience to your team, and inspire, coach and mentor them. 

    You will be offered the opportunity to take on a key role in the design and project development within MAD.

     

    You are a globally-minded individual with an excellent academic background (Bachelor in Interior Design or a related field of study from an internationally recognized school) and a proactive, positive attitude.

    You have a track record of at least 5 years in-depth post-qualification involvement in leading international architecture and interior design firms, having demonstrated success as Interior Designer and / or Interior Project Manager on a series of complex large-scale mixed-use, residential, hospitality, cultural or civic projects through all stages of design to construction, while managing multidisciplinary internal and external teams.

    You combine strong aesthetic design sensitivity with a thorough technical, and managerial knowledge, and are a clear and precise communicator.

    You bring extensive expertise in interior layouts, detailing and construction drawing, are well versed with interior systems, products and materials, and demonstrate a profound knowledge of practice and industry standards and codes.

    You excel in a dynamic and fast-paced team environment, enjoy the responsibility of efficiently managing a team through leadership and motivation, and have exemplary time management and delivery skills.

    You are highly skilled in AutoCAD, with a working knowledge of Maya, Revit and Rhino. English fluency is a key requirement, with business level Mandarin and other business level language skills a plus.

  • Interior Designer - All Levels
    Beijing, China

    For our growing Beijing studio, we are looking for Interior Designers of all levels of experience to join our talented teams on the interior design of our ambitious medium to large scale projects, translating the story of our unique architectural approach into compelling interior spaces.

    You will be involved in the design and technical aspects of projects and their graphic representation through the entire interior design process from concept to constructed reality.

    Within dedicated teams, you will develop design and materials packages that demonstrate clarity, design sensitivity, and a sound understanding of technical feasibility, and evolve them into comprehensively detailed information fit for construction.

    As an integral part of our international practice, you will be contributing actively to the development of MAD.

     

    You are a globally-minded individual with an excellent academic background (Bachelor in Interior Design or a related field of study from an internationally recognized school) and an outgoing, proactive and positive attitude.

    You have a track record of at least 3 years in-depth post-qualification involvement in leading international architecture or interior design firms, as a key contributor to the interior design of complex large-scale mixed-use, residential, hospitality, cultural or civic projects through all stages of design to construction.

    You combine strong aesthetic design sensitivity with sound technical and materials knowledge, and are a clear communicator. You are able to compile thorough research packages for concepts, materials and products, and are able to articulate your ideas and results precisely, comprehensibly, and in a graphically engaging way.

    You have working knowledge of interior design layouts and detailing, are well versed in current materials and FF+E trends, and demonstrate clear understanding of common practice and industry standards and codes.

    You thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced team environment, enjoy contributing to your team, are flexible, and able to set priorities in order to deliver accurately and on time.

    You are highly skilled in AutoCAD, Rhino and Adobe CS, ideally with a working knowledge of Maya. English fluency is a key requirement, with business level Mandarin and other business level language skills a plus.

  • Landscape Designer - All Levels
    Beijing, China

    For our growing Beijing studio, we are looking for Landscape Designers of all levels of experience to join our talented teams on the integration of innovative landscape concepts in our ambitious urban and architecture projects.  

    You will be involved in the design, architectural, and technical aspects of projects and their graphic representation through the entire architectural design process from concept to construction.

    Within dedicated teams, you will develop landscape packages that demonstrate clarity, design sensitivity, and a sound understanding of technical feasibility.

    As an integral part of our international practice, you will be contributing actively to the development of MAD.

     

    You are a globally-minded individual with an excellent academic background (Bachelor in Landscape Architecture / Landscape design or a related field of study from an internationally recognized school) and an outgoing, proactive and positive attitude.

    You have a track record of at least 2 years in-depth post-qualification involvement in leading international architecture or landscape design firms, as a key contributor to the landscape design of complex large-scale mixed-use, cultural, civic or sports projects through all stages of design to construction.

    You combine strong aesthetic design sensitivity with technical awareness, and are a clear communicator.

    You articulate your ideas and tasks concepts precisely, comprehensibly, and in a graphically engaging way.

    You demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of plants and planting design, including landform design, hardscape, and water features, as well as relevant practice and industry standards and codes.

    You have sound knowledge of architectural and landscape drawing and detailing, and are proficient in the preparation of surveying landscape work, the assessment of environmental impact based on proposed design.

    You thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced team environment, enjoy contributing to your team, are flexible, and able to set priorities in order to deliver accurately and on time.

    You are highly skilled in AutoCAD and Adobe CS, with a working knowledge of Rhino and Revit. English fluency is a key requirement, with business level Mandarin and other business level language skills a plus.

  • Senior Press Officer
    Beijing, China

    For our growing Beijing studio, we are looking for a Senior Press Officer to lead our PR team in building and furthering MAD as a brand. 

    You will plan overall publication and exhibition strategies relating to our multiple fields of work, developing our very own ‘branding voice’ and identity.

    You will strategise our visibility throughout various media outlets, inclusive of digital and print publications, and social media, to expand coverage and networks.

    You will streamline the company’s global media presence through consistent and professional graphic representation, expertly written copy, and innovative social media engagement.

    You will identify social media trends and new platforms, oversee the creation of compelling innovative content in all forms, for distribution across worldwide media channels.

    You will be offered the opportunity to take on a key role in the PR development of MAD.

     

    You are a globally-minded individual with an excellent academic background (Bachelor in Architecture, Communications and Social Media Marketing, or a related major, from an internationally recognized school) and a proactive, positive attitude.

    You have a track record of at least 5 years in-depth involvement in coordinating and managing digital content for a major international architecture firm, or related professional experience in the art and design industry, having demonstrated success in strategising and creating varied media content such as PR packages, social media and website content, videos, etc., and managing internal and external collaborators.

    You combine strong aesthetic design sensitivity with clear and precise verbal and written communication skills, are able to develop short and long term strategies, and have extensive experience crafting effective copy and visual narratives.

    You excel in a dynamic and fast-paced team environment, enjoy the responsibility of efficiently managing a team through leadership and motivation, are able to prioritise, and have exemplary time management and delivery skills.

    You are highly skilled in Microsoft Office and Adobe CS and have a working knowledge of video editing software. English fluency, both written and oral, is a key requirement, with fluency in Mandarin, both written and oral, a plus.

  • Intermediate Graphic Designer
    Beijing, China

    For our growing Beijing office, we are looking for Intermediate Graphic Designers to join our talented architecture, design and PR teams in the innovative and intuitive graphic representation of our ambitious architectural and artistic portfolio, building, and furthering MAD as a brand. 

    You will assist in developing and streamlining our visual material through consistent and professional graphic representation in proposals, competitions, exhibitions, as well as project and PR packages that demonstrate clarity and design sensitivity in line with our company’s very own identity.

     

    You are a globally-minded individual with an excellent academic background (Bachelor in Arts, Communications or Marketing, Design or Graphic Design, or a related major, from an internationally recognized school) and a proactive, positive attitude.

    You have a track record of 3 to 5 years in-depth involvement in coordinating and managing the graphic design for a major international architecture firm, or related professional experience in the art and design industry, with demonstrated success in developing the graphic design of architectural, design and artistic projects, as well as publication and exhibition materials while managing internal and external collaborators.

    You combine strong aesthetic design sensitivity with clear and precise verbal and written communication skills, have comprehensive experience in crafting and implementing a coherent graphic language through project and brand content, and are perceptive of new tendencies and platforms.

    You excel in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, enjoy the responsibility of efficiently contributing to your team, are flexible and able to set priorities, and have exemplary time management and delivery skills.

    You are highly skilled in Microsoft Office and Adobe CS and have a working knowledge of video editing software. English fluency, both written and oral, is a key requirement, with fluency in Mandarin, both written and oral, a plus.

  • How To Apply

    MAD gives you the opportunity to challenge and develop yourself creatively and technically within our friendly, sociable, supportive and stimulating studio environment.

    We offer long-term prospects to advance your career within our worldwide design network.

    Salaries and benefits are competitive and commensurate with your experience.

     

    If working with us in the capacities described above excites you, please email your resume and portfolio (in PDF format, size less than 6MB, with clear indication of your role on every project listed) to hr@i-mad.com.

    Please indicate the position you are applying for, and your name, in the subject line of your e-mail (ex. Senior Project Architect_Your Name)

    We look forward to hearing from you!