Architectural Designer

Firm Name: 
Root Architecture


Root Architecture is a rapidly growing full-service architecture firm located in South Austin.  Our practice includes residential and light commercial projects all over Central Texas and beyond with an emphasis on contemporary design in a collaborative environment.

We are seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Architectural Designer position.  The ideal candidate is well-organized and self-motivated and able to manage a workload of multiple projects.  You will be expected to participate in all phases of project development from design through construction.  Compensation commensurate with experience and skills.

Job Description and Benefits:

  • Work on design, development, and documentation of a diverse range of projects, including residential new construction and renovations, modular pre-fabricated designs, multifamily projects, and commercial new builds and finish-outs
  • Opportunity to contribute to all phases of a project, from concept through construction
  • Flexible schedule, casual office environment with an emphasis on mentoring and professional development
  • Full-time salary with subsidized health insurance following 60-day provisional contract term to start
  • 2 weeks paid vacation in the first year, 3 weeks in the second year and beyond, plus 7 paid holidays per year

Applicants Must Have:

  • Professional degree in Architecture (BArch or MArch)
  • Minimum 3 years of professional work experience, including Construction Documents
  • AutoCad & Revit proficiency
  • Self-motivation and the ability to work well with others as a team member

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Project Management experience
  • Proficiency with Sketch-up and digital rendering
  • Familiarity with wood frame construction methods
  • Experience with commercial Construction Administration, including processing submittals, RFIs, shop drawings

Please send a PDF resume and relevant work samples to