Junior Designer

Firm Name: 
LSI (Land Strategies Inc.)
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At LSI (Land Strategies Inc.) Our mission is to champion responsible development through dynamic design. We are a full-service design and development consulting firm, offering a comprehensive array of services in architecture, landscape architecture, and planning.  Founded in 1983 LSI has helped shape the growth of central Texas for nearly 40 years. We are experiencing growth in all design disciplines at LSI and need your help to continue our mission. 

About you:
As a Junior Designer, you have completed your professional education and are eager to learn and build a strong foundation for your architecture career.  You are a confident designer with effective communication skills.  You have a strong work ethic and are willing to put in the effort it takes to produce excellent design solutions on aggressive schedules. You exercise strong attention to detail and are highly organized and are able to manage workload on multiple projects simultaneously. You are a team player and work effectively in a collaborative group environment. You are able to communicate design intent at a variety of scales and are excited about the opportunity to work on diverse project types. 

Job Brief:
You will be an integral part of a collaborative design team and will be responsible for a substantial amount of design input and drawing production. You will support senior team members in the coordination of drawing sets and communication with consultants.  You are expected to work diligently while promoting an inclusive and collaborative studio culture.  The Junior Designer will be engaged in a project from conceptualization through construction administration.  You will be afforded diverse opportunities to learn new skills and further your knowledge base, while developing your abilities as an architect.   

Our ideal candidate will have an architecture degree with some professional experience, either in internships or some type of post education professional experience. An eagerness to learn and exceed expectations on project deliverables is desirable. You must have the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and work effectively on a widely varying set of project types ranging from vertical mixed use to single family residential.  We value strong collaborative skills, such as effective communication, eagerness to learn, and a desire to establish meaningful relationships with peers and colleagues.


At LSI, a Junior Designer will be required to successfully meet or exceed schedules and expectations. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Contribute to design efforts through a collaborative process with strong architectural drawing skills.
  • Coordinate with design team members to produce complete and synchronized drawing sets.
  • Produce project graphics for client communication and marketing purposes. 
  • Maintain and Improve BIM and CAD templates and standards.
  • Respond to RFIs, etc.


  • Professional Degree in Architecture
  • Proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, Sketchup, Enscape (additional experience with Rhino, or similar is a plus) 
  • Efficiency in Microsoft office, Adobe Suite, G-suite
  • Professional experience, Architectural Internship or Similar
  • Ability to initiate design ideas, communicate concepts and execute practical intent.

Company Overview:

At LSI we recognize that the human condition is, in no small part, the collective result of design choices; we aim to enhance the built environment, socially, economically and ecologically through our collaborative design process. Our collaborative approach between design disciplines allows us to execute concepts at all scales, from master plans to building concepts and construction details. LSI designs places that elevate the surrounding environment and realize the goals of our clients and the community to the fullest extent possible.

For more than 38 years, our expertise in design and planning has helped create thriving communities in and around Austin and throughout central Texas. LSI’s ability to offer a complete range of design and planning services allows us to take a unique and holistic approach to every project.

Position: Full-time
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance. We also offer PTO, sick leave and a Simple IRA retirement plan.
Compensation: Salary; Competitive

Please email:  LSI@LSIaustin.com with your resume, portfolio or any inquiries.