The Walt Disney Company Designer in Burbank, California

At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

Create innovative workplace and campus environments that promote business success, integrate our company priorities and emphasize our unique Disney culture. The Disney Corporate Real Estate Design team – the Disney workplace think-tank -- is seeking a Designer to contribute to the design management of Disney workplace environments and furnishings, both by generating designs internally and by guiding external consultants.

The Disney Corporate Real Estate Design & Delivery team is a diverse and talented group of design and project managers from the architecture, design and construction industry. We create and construct innovative workplace environments that promote business success through comprehensive and thoughtful planning, innovative and sustainable design, and well-planned and timely execution.

Responsibilities : Inspire Disney workplace transformations by:

  • Understanding requirements of Disney clients and key stakeholders

  • Collaborating with external consultants to recommend intelligent design strategies and solutions

  • Applying thoughtful Corporate design standards that allow for future flexibility

  • Creating comprehensive design concepts from space planning to environmental graphics

  • Developing designs internally for smaller refresh and reconfiguration projects

Basic Qualifications :

  • Minimum of 2 years in a full-service architecture or design firm with direct experience in conceptual planning, document delivery and construction observation for commercial office space

You are:

  • Passionate about design at multiple scales (architecture, interiors, campus planning, furniture, graphic design, environmental graphics and/or landscape design)

  • Informed about workplace trends, and recognize the value that a thoughtful workplace strategy can bring to business success

  • Familiar with the architectural design process and with preparing quality design presentations and construction documents

  • Interested in stepping outside the boundaries of traditional design practice and collaborating with real estate and operations partners

  • Comfortable working in a wide range of projects including office refreshes, small tenant improvements, and on portions of larger projects

  • Experienced with current materials, furniture manufacturers and systems

  • Independently productive, able to manage multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously

  • Collaborative and eager to grow and share in a multi-disciplinary project team environment

  • An excellent written, verbal, and graphic communicator

  • Well-versed in a wide range of design software, including drafting (AutoCAD / Revit), graphic design (Adobe Creative Cloud), and 3D modeling (SketchUp / Rhino) programs

Preferred Qualifications :

  • 3-5 years of experience

  • Progress toward licensure as a California Registered Architect or California Certified Interior Designer (CID)

Required Education :

  • Bachelor’s degree in a core design discipline such as architecture / interior design

Preferred Education :

  • Bachelor of Architecture (Accredited Professional Degree)

  • Master of Architecture or Master’s degree in a related design discipline

Additional Information :

  • Portfolio review required

Job ID: 547610BR

Location: Burbank,California

Job Posting Company: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)