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.

To apply, please submit your resume and samples from your portfolio in PDF form HERE.

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 is seeking a licensed (or on path to licensure) Senior Architectural Designer with 5-8 years or more of related experience to join our top-notch team of passionate, creative, and fun people. The candidate will assist us with the design and drawing process for both public and private sector projects including mixed-use, retail, office, multi-family, hospitality, and urban redevelopment projects across the country and throughout Nashville’s region. The ideal candidate will be a team-player with strong design, drawing, and rendering skills, and the ability to assist, teach, and guide less experienced designers.

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 large complex projects, while leading the design and drawing process. Strong organizational and communication skills are expected for building and maintaining relationships with clients, stakeholders, consultants, vendors, and staff. 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.