Architectural Designer

Firm Name: 
Root Architecture
Contact Name: 
John Puhr


Root Architecture is a growing full-service architecture firm located in South Austin.  Our practice includes residential and light commercial projects 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.  Team members will have the opportunity to contribute to every level of the design and production process, from concept design through construction administration, and will work on a variety of projects at any given time.  Compensation commensurate with experience and skills, and will include salary, access to firm-subsidized health insurance, and annual bonus.

Applicants Must Have:

  • Professional degree in Architecture
  • Minimum 5 years of professional work experience, including Construction Documents
  • Ability to coordinate Architectural design with various consulting engineers
  • AutoCad proficiency
  • Self-motivation and the ability to work well with others as a team member

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Project Management experience
  • Proficiency with Revit
  • Proficiency with Sketch-up and digital rendering
  • Familiarity with wood frame construction methods
  • Experience with City of Austin or other jurisdictional permitting processes
  • Experience with commercial Construction Administration, including processing submittals, RFIs, shop drawings

Please send a PDF resume and relevant work samples to