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Computational Architectural Designer

LocAI Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Posted: 21 Jun 2024


  • Estimate: $70k - $100k*
  • Zero income tax location


  • Apply from abroad
  • Visa Provided


  • Experience: Senior


About the job: LocAI is at the forefront of AI innovation, creating transformative solutions across diverse sectors. LocAI is poised to be the premium and trusted AI solution provider in the region. Our goal is to provide businesses with cutting-edge Generative Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology, automating existing processes and fostering innovation in traditional industries. Our mission is to ensure that artificial general intelligence, AI systems that are generally smarter than humans, benefits our region. We are seeking a highly skilled and technologically proficient Computational Architectural Designer to join our dynamic team at our UAE office. This role focuses on developing generative floor plan engines and automating compliance processes for the MENA region.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design Software Proficiency: AutoCAD: Draw, edit, and print architectural plans with precision. Rhino3D: Utilize Rhino for detailed design projects requiring precision and complex 3D modeling. Grasshopper: Build algorithms for generative designs, essential for developing a generative floor plan engine. Revit: Create detailed, layered, and data-rich architectural models.
  • Programming Skills: Python and C#: Develop plugins and enhance the functionality of AutoCAD’s API. Plugin Development: Create custom plugins to automate tasks within AutoCAD and other design software.
  • Creative and Technical Integration: Blend creative design with technical compliance, focusing on MENA region regulations and standards. Innovate and optimize generative floor plan engines and compliance automation processes.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Educational Background: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Architecture, Computational Design, or a related field.
  • Experience: Minimum of 4-5 years in architectural design with a strong focus on computational design methods.
  • Technical Expertise: Advanced knowledge of AutoCAD, Rhino3D, Grasshopper, and Revit. Proficient with Python and C# for developing plugins and automation tools.
  • Portfolio: A portfolio showcasing projects that highlight expertise in generative design, 3D modeling, and compliance automation.
  • Additional Skills: Attention to Detail: Maintain precision in design and adherence to compliance standards. Problem-Solving: Develop innovative solutions for complex design challenges. Collaboration: Excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with a diverse team.
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About LocAI

At LocAI, we lead the AI revolution in the MENA region, providing state-of-the-art generative AI technology. We specialize in hyper-localization, ensuring our solutions are relevant and compliant with regional nuances. Our mission is to revolutionize industries and foster innovation through artificial general intelligence.