Architectural Staff Level III / Senior Architect

  • Full Time
  • Seattle, WA
  • Salary Range: 80k-110k DOE
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • May 4, 2023


Johnson Oaklief Architecture ​and​ Planning is a full-service architecture firm​ that was founded in 1987 by Steve Johnson. The firm is​ based in the Belltown neighborhood of Seattle, WA. ​Here at JOAP we are​ always on the lookout for qualified candidates to join our diverse team​​. ​The office is centrally located near the Sound Transit Light Rail and express Metro bus lines​ with plenty of amenities nearby​.

Architectural Staff Level III / Senior Architect:

The Architectural Staff Level III / Senior Architect position is essentially an experienced role at our firm that works independently, displaying the critical skills of tracking project planning, timelines, ​exhibiting ​excellent communication​ and complete oversight of consultant management. A Senior Architect will have a deep knowledge of building construction methods and techniques as well as advanced understanding of the applicable codes in the region. Excellent candidates will have at least eight years working as an ​architect, be familiar with all aspects of project development​, current BIM modeling software, and ​have the ability to ​resolve ​complex ​design ​problems as they arise.

The position will have the opportunity to oversee the development of a wide variety of building types and planning scenarios from clinical/medical buildings to adaptive reuse to large-scale multifamily projects. ​This is a fantastic opportunity at Johnson Oaklief with the potential to work with a variety of clients and hone your leadership skills!

Please submit your resume to and include a cover letter stating why you believe this is in step with your professional growth, experience and capability. If you have a link to your portfolio or a personal website, please provide this as well. Thank you in advance!