Design Leader

Firm Name: 
Rhode Partners


We have a new opening for a highly motivated, passionate and forward-thinking architect to contribute to our downtown Austin, TX studio. Our current projects include The Independent tower in Austin, TX and Floodgate in San Antonio, TX. We have several new exciting projects on the boards including boutique hotels and mixed-use towers, all with a prominent design initiative.

As a Design Leader, you will lead the project team during the design phases with design development, precedent research and graphic production. You will need to show a strong understanding of the design philosophy of projects and relating assigned tasks to that philosophy. Leading the project team, the Design Leader will develop designs and details. This role will require you to have demonstrated proficiency in building systems and building information modeling.

Desired Experience:
We are looking for an architect with 5-10 years’ professional experience. The ideal candidate has strong design, visualization, and presentation sensibilities. Experience in large-scale mixed-use/high-rise/office/hotel/projects is preferred but not required. A professional degree is required; however, our search will not be guided solely on years of experience.

Rhode Partners is a dynamic environment where collaboration is fundamental to achieving innovative and inspiring design solutions. We welcome self-motivated designers that have a desire to work with others that share their passion for design in an open and flexible environment.

Software knowledge requirements: Revit or Archicad.

Familiarity with Digital Fabrication Methods and Environmental Simulation Analysis tools are preferred but not required.

Rhode Partners is an equal opportunities employer. We include people from all backgrounds and strive to create an inclusive environment where everyone can realize their potential to succeed.

Please submit a resume along with examples of your work to Please reference Design Leader position. Please feel free to call (512) 535-1984 for more information about this opportunity.

About Rhode Partners
Rhode Partners strives to create designs that inspire, advance modern technology, sustain the environment and improve our world. We are dedicated to the thoughtful design of high-performance and sustainable architecture and interiors. The firm approaches each project with the understanding that through investigation and discovery, we have the ability to contribute to the built world in a meaningful way.