Architectural Staff Designer

  • Full Time
  • Seattle, WA
  • Posted 3 weeks ago

Stuart Silk Architects

Stuart Silk Architects, established in 1981, is an award-winning Seattle architecture firm specializing in custom residential architecture. We view architecture as a calling and a craft; an art form and an alliance. As an employee-owned company (ESOP), we’re looking for motivated team-oriented individuals to contribute to the firm’s ongoing success. We are organized into teams of two or three people and we are looking for candidates who are interested in working on all phases of the design and documentation.

What You Have:

  • Master’s or bachelor’s degree in Architecture
  • Revit proficiency
  • 3-5 years of architectural experience
  • Flexibility & the ability to embrace change
  • Outstanding listening skills

What You’ll Do:

  • Participate in all phases of a project including schematic design, design development, construction documents, and limited construction administration, under the supervision of a Project Manager
  • Zoning, feasibility, entitlement, and other preliminary research
  • Research of new materials, products, and technologies, including high performance and sustainable building practices
  • 3-D computer modeling
  • Meet with clients and contractors

What You’ll Get:

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid vacation, sick/personal leave, and 8 paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance including HSA and FSA
  • 401k
  • Buss pass or transportation allowance
  • Partial reimbursement for continuing education and licensing expenses
  • Awesome coworkers!

What You’ll Bring:

  • Cover Letter
  • Portfolio
  • Resume
  • References
  • Application materials may be submitted to Ingrid Obee,

Stuart Silk Architects encourages and supports each employee’s goals and professional development. We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics.

Stuart Silk Architects is an architecture and interiors firm known for the design of bespoke site-specific residences and commercial buildings that stand the test of time. Serving clients throughout the Puget Sound region and across the country, we believe in the power of design to positively impact lives and enhance our built environment. For over thirty years we have pursued an approach that adheres to the foundational principles of functionality, proportion, and craft. Partnering with our clients is our passion, purpose, and privilege. We delight in the multi-layered process required to match functionality with design and embrace sustainability as an integral part of the solution. We partner with contractors and consultants who share our values and commitment to excellence, crafting buildings that are thoughtfully conceived and rigorously executed.