Authentic, connective, collaborative, passionate, energetic, engaging, innovative, vibrant, challenging, thoughtful, fun. These are a few of the words our own folks use to describe our culture.
Our work environment is a key to our success. It’s a collaborative, creative, trusting and fun atmosphere, where people are given plenty of opportunities to grow their skills and take on greater responsibility. We are always interested in meeting driven, detail-oriented people who share our passion for creating great places to live, work and play. We offer competitive salaries and a full range of benefits not limited to a dog-friendly, casual workplace and karaoke parties.
If the descriptions below sound like you, send us your resume and a portfolio of work samples in PDF format to email@example.com.
URBAN DESIGNER (2-8 YRS)
Smith Gee Studio is seeking a passionate urban designer to join our renowned team of smart, creative and fun people. The candidate would assist us with both public and private sector projects including zoning entitlements, design guidelines, site planning, large scale master planning, form-based codes and the like. The ideal candidate will have strong design, drawing, and rendering skills with an anticipated experience level of 2-8 years in urban design with office experience preferred.
Smith Gee Studio’s collaborative culture is a big reason for our success and the candidate should have the ability to work within a team environment. The candidate should have a fundamental understanding of smart growth principles, traditional neighborhood design, urban development issues, zoning standards, and sustainable design. We pride ourselves in the ability to design plans that are realistic and take into account building systems, building codes, local codes, policies, and development standards. The ideal candidate will share our enthusiasm and commitment to high quality place-making/urban design, community engagement, sustainable design, and will be skilled at quickly adapting to the shifting needs of our clients.
SENIOR ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER (5-8 YRS)
Smith Gee Studio (SGS) is seeking a licensed (or on path to licensure) Senior Designer with 5-8 years or more of related experience to join our top-notch team of passionate, creative, and fun people. SGS is seeking a candidate with a specific passion for Traditional Neighborhood Development architecture who will support a team collaborating directly with our Urban Design team. The ideal candidate will have experience designing with custom home builders and developers in master planned communities,
designing within parameters of unique community development guidelines and standards, a passion for traditional architectural styles and appropriate detailing, a working knowledge of the IRC Building Code, and an ability to create and deliver accurate builder-level construction document sets. Preferred experience in project types include custom and semi-custom single-family, town homes, live/work homes, and small stacked-flat multi-family and mixed-use projects. Required skills include designing and documentation proficiency in AutoCAD and a working knowledge of REVIT, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and competent communication and presentation delivery.
Smith Gee Studio’s collaborative culture is a big reason for our success and the candidate would be expected to embrace working in a team environment. Responsibilities will include providing professional
architectural consultation in the planning and coordination of projects, while leading the design and drawing process. The Senior Designer will share our commitment to high quality place-making/urban
design, community engagement, sustainable design, and be skilled at quickly adapting to the shifting needs of our clients. Strong organizational and communication skills are expected for building and maintaining relationships with clients, stakeholders, consultants, vendors, and staff. We are seeking someone with well-honed design, drawing, and rendering skills, and the ability to assist, teach, and guide less experienced designers.