Architect as Developer / Project Architect

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Daniel Dunegan
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KRDB, an Austin based vertically integrated and entrepreneurial firm acting as a developer, designer and builder, is looking for a Project Designer to join our growing team. Visit our website to learn more about our work. and

We are looking for an individual who has residential, multi-family, and mixed-use design experience. You must exhibit the ability to manage multiple projects in different phases of development and construction to help ensure we achieve project milestones, and will be working directly with our Austin based team to help with the following duties:

  • Daily project tasks and communications, which include drafting, sketching, code research, digital model making, aiding in creating cost estimates, bidding, and attending meetings at the job sites as well as in the surrounding area

  • Work with both Austin and Los Angeles based management teams to establish the project program during design and entitlement to determine feasibility of project based on zoning, codes, budget, and scope

  • Must work well under pressure, and must be organized, detail oriented, and capable of balancing multiple deadlines and projects

  • Design and produce CD's, specifications, and other documents necessary for construction

  • Meet with local building officials to discuss general and detailed project related entitlement and construction questions

  • Promote a professional image and appearance by your actions and communication

  • Visit project sites under construction to assist with construction administration


  • Minimum 8 years of experience in residential and mixed-use projects

  • Proficiency using Revit and SketchUp is mandatory

  • Proficiency using other programs such as Photoshop, In-Design, and Illustrator

  • Proficiency with local, state, and federal building and zoning codes

  • Ability to sketch ideas and details quickly during design and construction

  • Professional degree and experience in Architecture firm or related field required

We offer a competitive salary commensurate upon experience and a great work environment. We are an equal opportunity employer. Only qualified candidates meeting above qualifications will be considered. Please only apply if you can demonstrate these qualifications.

Please reply to with your resume and digital portfolio via email and we will contact you.

Thank you.