Landscape Designer/Architect

Firm Name: 
Michael Hsu Office of Architecture
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Michael Hsu Office of Architecture is an award-winning, fully integrated architecture and interior design practice with offices in Austin and Houston. Our work is rooted in hospitality and placemaking and includes diverse projects that range from large mixed-use developments, adaptive reuse projects, public realm design, architectural branding, single family homes, hotels, restaurants, workspaces, and bespoke furniture design. We work throughout Texas and across the country in cities such as New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Atlanta and Denver.

For strong, self-starting professionals, we offer an engaging, open studio environment that encourages collaboration and creativity, as well as competitive compensation, generous benefits and steady profit-sharing.

We are seeking a new Landscape Designer/Architect for our Austin office. The ideal candidate would have experience and interest in a wide range and scale of project types and building out this new practice of our business.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Work closely with architectural and interior teams to design exterior spaces and public realm spaces on a variety of project types and scales
  • Plant selection
  • Assistance with exterior site planning
  • Selection of exterior furniture, fixtures, and equipment
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Act as main subject matter expert to architectural and interior teams

Education/skills required:

  • Strong design sensibilities
  • Knowledge of architectural practice, including design, detailing and materiality
  • Strong knowledge of plant material
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Sketch Up, Adobe Creative Suite, Revit/BIM Production, Excel
  • Positive attitude and willingness to work within a team
  • Comfortable working as sole designer on a team with landscape background
  • Demonstrate technical proficiency and creative problem solving
  • Strong verbal, written and graphic communication skills
  • 5-8+ years of experience in landscape design
  • Preferred experience in residential and hospitality design

Further project information can be found at

Please submit your resume and full portfolio in pdf format to

No phone calls please.