Zoning and Data Visualization Specialist

New York, United States | Full-time


Envelope.city is seeking a versatile, communications-oriented computational designer to join our Professional Services team.

At Envelope, we evaluate development opportunities for clients throughout the real estate industry using cutting-edge software tools, and bring them to life with data-driven visualizations. We're looking for an accomplished visual storyteller who's also fluent in the language of code and data. If you're the kind of designer who likes to "automate the boring stuff" so you can focus on what matters, this is the place for you.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Perform zoning + massing analysis on sites throughout NYC, aided by Envelope's best-in-class algorithms, APIs, spatial data, and zoning experts
  • Produce marketing materials as needed
  • Work with our engineering team to continually improve tools and datasets

Who you are:

  • Strong graphic and written communication skills
  • Fluent in Rhino/Grasshopper
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft / Google Suite
  • Strong time management skills, ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
  • Familiarity with NYC Zoning

Nice to have:

  • Professional degree in architecture, urban planning, or a related field
  • Experience developing data-driven workflows across multiple software environments
  • Scripting/programming experience (Python, JS, SQL)
  • Experience working with GIS and other spatial data
  • Motion graphics, animation, or video experience using AfterEffects or similar