Project Architect

  • Full Time
  • Seattle, WA
  • Salary Range: $80,050-$120,000
  • Posted 1 month ago

Mahlum Architects

Mahlum is a community of practice which envisions a world where healthy human and environmental systems thrive. Stand with Us. In our firms’ collective work, which ranges from community, cultural, healthcare, K-12, and higher education facilities, we value inclusiveness and strive to nurture underrepresented voices in our collaborative engagement. Mahlum fully embraces architectural principles and practices that respect the earth, show reverence for nature’s life-giving force, and support learning opportunities connected to the environment. We take seriously the responsibility to use resources wisely, selecting locally made products, designing low-impact building systems, and demanding resource conservation for all project types. Come join us.

We are seeking a Project Architect with a strong background in multi-family housing, preferably campus/university housing and wood-framed construction.  The ideal candidate will have a passion for designing student living spaces that focus design excellence with integrated results. Being a Project Architect at Mahlum is about bringing your knowledge and expertise to the team, sharing through mentorship and collaboration.


  • Consult with clients to understand needs and issues of the project
  • Develop architectural plans and solutions
  • Prepare architectural drawings, documentation, and specifications
  • Provide consultant coordination through the lifecycle of a project
  • Research materials, consult manufacturers and evaluate selected material
  • Manage and oversee project construction administration
  • Mentor, guide, and coach team members


  • An experienced architect with at least eight years of firm experience
  • Licensed, preferably in Washington
  • Experienced with client and contractor relationships
  • Experienced with the higher education preferred
  • Experienced with wood-framed construction preferred
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Skilled Revit, MS Excel, Adobe CS, Deltek Vision