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Graduate Facade Engineer, Summer 2024

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Buro Happold

27d ago

💼 Graduate Job

New York

🤑 $74K - $77K

AI generated summary

  • You need a degree in Architecture or related discipline, coursework in façade materials, 3D modeling skills, internship experience, good sketching skills, and a willingness to learn and work within a team.
  • You will model and analyze building enclosure details, calculate facade designs, review shop drawings, and conduct site visits for project observation at Buro Happold.

Graduate Job

Engineering, Architecture & Urban PlanningNew York


  • Do you have architectural, structural, thermal and energy modelling experience, and are you seeking a new job? Buro Happold is looking for a full-time Graduate Facade Engineer.
  • As a Graduate Facade Engineer, you will work with some of the brightest minds in the industry, contributing to unique and innovative projects that inspire awe, transform communities and help to combat climate change.


  • To apply for this graduate facade engineer role, you will need a degree in Architecture, Architectural Engineering or a related science discipline. You will also require:
  • Coursework in facade materials and assemblies, façade engineering, building envelope physics, and/or thermal modeling skills beneficial
  • 3D modeling skills (Rhino, Revit, Grasshopper, SketchUp, AutoCAD, etc) preferred
  • Interest in the façade industry with emphasis on detailing and engineering
  • Good sketching skills
  • Internship experience in façade or engineering beneficial
  • Ability to communicate thoughts and technical ideas in an accessible manner
  • Eagerness to learn and work as part of a multidisciplinary team

Area of Responsibilities

Architecture & Urban Planning


  • To give you an idea of how this flexible role would look and feel, here are some of the things you could expect to do:
  • Carry out structural, thermal and energy modelling of building enclosure details and systems
  • Utilize advanced analysis programs and techniques to understand building envelope performance and façade design
  • Undertake engineering facades calculations with various materials, including structural glass, aluminum, stainless steel, wood, stone and precast concrete
  • Perform technical reviews of shop drawings and construction administration submittals to ensure air, water, thermal, seismic, acoustic and structural performance
  • Deliver work in a timely and technically competent manner
  • Participate in site visits to projects and prepare site observation reports.


Work type

Full time

Work mode



New York


74000 - 77000 USD