Careers

We aspire to become a firm of giants and hire people bigger than us.

Strang, Inc. is an award winning Architectural / Engineering / Interior Design / Master Planning firm with an impressive list of clients from across the country. Our project types are diverse, including private industry, higher education, science & technology and the performing arts. Each assignment is challenging and rewarding. Here, all of our practice groups are fully engaged in each project, resulting in beautifully functional designs that embrace intelligent engineered systems and inspire brilliant interiorscapes. Such design synchronicity empowers us to evaluate and stratify ideas, pinpoint opportunities and address client needs with an integrated course of action. Inspired ideas reverberate throughout our firm. Our synchronistic approach ensures we capture, prioritize and share that thinking with everyone – colleagues and clients alike.

We are an EEO/AA employer offering an exceptional compensation package including medical, life and disability insurance, profit sharing plan, cafeteria plan, 401(k) program, and merit bonuses. Our corporate culture encourages professional growth, rewards performance, and employee ownership is possible. We have two locations - our Waukesha office and our downtown Madison office. 

To apply:

Please save the blank Employment Application (pdf) to your computer. Then fill in the application form and re-save document. All résumés MUST be accompanied by this application form. Email the completed application, your résumé and cover letter to: Opportunities@strang-inc.com

Strang is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Current Openings

Plumbing Engineer - Registered

As plumbing engineer, you will be responsible for designing plumbing systems for a wide range of complex and highly technical projects. You will work collaboratively with clients and the Strang project team to determine the appropriate plumbing system for the project, feasibility studies, probable cost estimates, energy and load calculations and assist with construction administration follow-through. You will also conduct quality reviews of projects during key phases of development.

IDEAL CANDIDATE PROFILE

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Collaborate with the Project Manager and Principal In Charge and oversees the completion of assignments quickly, maintaining accuracy while adhering to all technical and standard procedures of the office

  • Analyze and interpret project information

  • Develop specifications during the bidding phase

  • Coordinate and check documents during design development, contract documents and bidding phases and compile addendum information

  • Interpret bid documents during the design phase

  • Check shop drawings

  • Participate in meetings with clients

  • Assure projects are designed to meet plumbing codes

  • Work collaboratively with a team to ensure on-time delivery of budget and schedule

  • Develop solutions necessary for the intended design

Qualifications

  • 10 + years experience in the plumbing engineering industry

  • 5 + years experience as a Registered Engineer or Designer

  • Experience in successfully designing a wide range of complex and highly technical projects

  • Possess a thorough knowledge of plumbing codes, plumbing systems and construction detailing

  • Experience in designing large science & technology, higher education, corporate office, performing arts and LEED projects

  • BIM/Revit experience (preferred)

  • Ability to think creatively

  • Possess excellent communication skills

  • Ability to operate in a dynamic multi-tasking team setting

  • Detail oriented

Electrical Engineer / Designer

As an Electrical Engineer / Designer, you will work directly with clients and the Strang project team to design the appropriate electrical power, lighting, and fire alarm systems for each unique project. Responsibilities also include power and lighting calculations, feasibility studies, probable cost estimates, overseeing the production of construction documents (plans, details, schedules, specifications), and assisting with construction administration.

IDEAL CANDIDATE PROFILE

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work directly with clients and the project design team to engineer the appropriate electrical systems for each project

  • Engineer, calculate, and document building electrical distribution system, lighting and controls, and fire alarm systems.

  • Select and specify devices, fixtures, components, and equipment

  • Oversee the production of construction documents

  • Estimate project costs

  • Create feasibility studies

  • Assist with construction administration

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of consulting experience and Wisconsin licensure as a Professional Engineer or Designer

  • Possess innovative thinking skills and a passion for architecture and engineering design

  • Possess a thorough knowledge of electrical systems for complex building types

  • Familiar with the current Electrical and Building Codes

  • Knowledge of power distribution systems, interior and exterior lighting, and life safety systems (required)

  • Experience with architectural and specialty lighting design (preferred)

  • Software Experience: Revit, SKM Power Tools, AGI32, or ElumTools (preferred)

  • Ability to think creatively and operate in a dynamic multi-tasking team setting

Project Manager

As Project Manager, you will be responsible for effectively leading large, complex, and highly technical projects across multiple sectors. Our wide range of projects provides an exciting opportunity to work on a variety of innovative building systems. Typical projects are challenging and engineering-intensive, permitting the opportunity to collaborate with clients and discover the most ideal pathways to success. This role will report to one of three firm Principals.

There exists opportunity for advancement based on success and experience in this role.

IDEAL CANDIDATE PROFILE

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure budget and schedule adherence with design integrity throughout projects

  • Become the respected voice of leadership among clients and colleagues alike

  • Ever vigilant for project quality improvements within budget and schedule

  • Direct administration of contracts and building regulation compliance

  • Lead required meetings with a project team

  • Participate in presentations to clients

  • Travel three to four days per month with occasional overnights as projects require

Qualifications

  • 10+ years of experience as an Architect/Project Manager

  • Experience managing at least fifty projects over the span of one’s career

  • Have held a registered architectural license for over five years

  • Thorough knowledge of building codes, contracts and construction details

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strength in managing multiple project details

  • Ability to think creatively

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Ability to operate in a dynamic multi-tasking team setting

  • BIM/R experience preferred

Senior Project Manager / lab planner

As Senior Project Manager / Lab Planner, you will be responsible for effectively leading large, complex, and highly technical projects across multiple sectors. Our wide range of projects provides an exciting opportunity to work on a variety of innovative building systems. Typical projects are challenging and engineering-intensive, permitting the opportunity to collaborate with clients and discover the most ideal pathways to success. This role will report to one of three firm Principals.

There exists opportunity for advancement based on success and experience in this role.

IDEAL CANDIDATE PROFILE

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure budget and schedule adherence with design integrity throughout projects

  • Become the respected voice of leadership among clients and colleagues alike

  • Ever vigilant for project quality improvements within budget and schedule

  • Direct administration of contracts and building regulation compliance

  • Lead required meetings with a project team

  • Participate in presentations to clients

  • Travel three to four days per month with occasional overnights as projects require

Qualifications

  • 15+ years of experience as a Senior Project Manager / Lab Planner

  • Have held a registered architectural license for more than 10 years

  • Experience managing large, complex and highly technical projects

  • A thorough knowledge of building programming and planning procedures

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strength in managing multiple project details

  • Ability to think creatively

  • Ability to run effective meetings

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Ability to operate in a dynamic multi-tasking team setting

To apply:

Please save the blank Employment Application (pdf) to your computer. Then fill in the application form and re-save document. All résumés MUST be accompanied by this application form. Email the completed application, your résumé and cover letter to: Opportunities@strang-inc.com

Strang is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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