Project Architect

  • Full Time
  • Seattle, WA
  • Salary Range: $95,000 - $107,500
  • Posted 2 months ago

Integrus Architecture, P.S.

Firm Description

Integrus Architecture is a Pacific Northwest design practice offering architectural, structural engineering, experiential design, and interior design with offices in Spokane, Seattle, and Portland.

At Integrus we create the environments that bring people together and support the best of human aspiration, potential, and goodwill.  We DESIGN FOR THE COMMONS.

Our practice centers around the concept that to create these spaces we must first appreciate the intricacies of how we go here, consider the motivations behind our desires, and imagine a future in which everyone feels accepted.  This is the COMMONS.  Driven by this belief, we focus our efforts around three pillars: Supporting Architectures of Care and Belonging, Shape Spaces of Inclusion and Resilience, and Sustaining our Environments through Stewardship and Innovation.


Position Description

The Project Architect provides important experience and responsibility to a project team.  They are experienced specialists with a single passion to help others get unblocked on technical topics.  They don’t manage a team and are often a strategic resource to the entire firm.  The Project Architect is the in-house, subject matter expert for architectural detailing, assemblies, code compliance and solving complex challenges.

As a Project Architect, you will be an integral, full-time team member in our Architectural group as you:

·      Maintain a strong interest in solving problems through collaborative design and systems thinking,

·      Plan and develop or adapt prototypical architectural projects with varying degrees of complexity both individually and as part of a team,

·      Multi-task, establish priorities, and effectively communicate with team members, clients, and consultants as needed,

·      Use strong technical proficiency in detailing, with a good understanding of building and accessibility codes,

·      Ensure a high standard of excellence regarding the constructability of architectural sets with reviews throughout the phases of design and construction.

·      Show knowledge and experience in all phases of a project, from kick off to construction administration,

·      Maintain an interest in client management and ability to balance the needs of multiple project stakeholders.

A successful candidate is highly communicative, possesses the ability to motivate others to reach finite milestones, and is capable of being a knowledge expert for project teams.


Position Requirements

·      Bachelor’s Degree or higher in architecture

·      Architectural License

·      10 years’ experience minimum in architecture

·      Detailed knowledge of local, city and state code requirements

·      Experience in all phases of architectural projects

·      Experience designing and coordinating complex building systems

·      Excellent critical thinking, interpersonal and collaboration skills

·      Excellent verbal, written communication, and graphic skills

·      Excellent time management and multitasking skills


Position Preferences

·      Public Sector work experience, especially Higher Education, K-12 education, Libraries and civic work.

·      Proficiency with Architectural software programs: Revit, Sketchup, Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign, MS Outlook, Excel, and Word.

Salary Range

This position offers $95,000 – $120,000 per year with a midpoint at $107,500.  New hires typically receive between minimum and midpoint, however, we may go slightly higher based on experience and market.


·         100% Employer paid insurance for staff, including medical, dental, vision, life, and disability.

·         3 weeks’ vacation plus sick leave, 9 paid holidays including 2 “flex” days.

·         FSA plan for dependent care and transportation costs.

·         401k retirement plan

·         Professional licensing and certification support


JEDI Practice at Integrus

We view all aspects of our Practice through a JEDI lens, and we seek to make a positive impact by applying that lens in everything we do, in our culture, in our design, and in our communities.  We are a recent recipient of the International Living Future Institute JUST 2.0 Label. Our JEDI plan is available upon request.


Sustainability and Environmental Stewardship at Integrus

Integrus is committed to being a part of the solution to decarbonization.  We are signatory to the AIA 2030 Commitment and the SE 2050 Commitment and are dedicated to prioritizing human health and well-being in all of our work.  We honor the integrity of place and value solutions that serve human needs and regenerate the health of our natural systems.  For more information, our Sustainability Action Plan is available upon request.


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Equal opportunity statement

Integrus Architecture is an EEO/AAP employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.