Our cities are growing rapidly, and the ways we move through them are quickly evolving. VIA is committed to being at the forefront of these innovations. We provide meaningful place-based solutions to large-scale infrastructure, contributing to urban design, architecture and planning for a broad variety of public sector clients on the West Coast.
VIA is a strategic architectural and planning firm, highly networked across offices in Vancouver, Seattle, and San Francisco Bay Area regions. Our studios focus on deseigning, delivering and advising our clients on how to achieve the highest quality urban infrastructure – from the streets, bridges and transit systems that connect us, to the buildings and spaces between. Our systems-level sustainable design strategies and community-based design studio set us apart from traditional architectural practice.
We are currently seeking candidates for Architectural Design and Production based in our downtown Oakland CA office. This position would work on a variety of public projects, designing elements of civic infrastructure, including transit stations, corridors, bridges and their related elements.
1 – 5 years of experience in an architecture or urban design office
Diploma or certificate from a technical college at a minimum, Bachelors or Masters preferred
Fluency in 3D modeling and parametric design; Rhinoceros 3D and grasshopper, Revit and Dynamo
Skill and interest in architectural design detailing and documentation.
High quality renderings and visualization; Enscape, Lumion, and other programs
Comfortable working with extended consultant teams in workshop settings
Dedicated team player, clear communicator, possessing an interested in participating in the execution of politically, technically or operationally complex projects
Salary and Benefits
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
How to Apply
Please submit cover letter, resume and work samples in PDF format (no more than 5MB please).
Email with “Architectural Designer” in subject-line.
Send to: Corinne Magin – firstname.lastname@example.org
No phone calls or office visits please.
VIA is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, disability, sex, sexual-orientation or gender-identity. At VIA we strive to make equity, diversity and inclusion an intentional and explicit part of our culture; and create a safe space for all staff to learn, grow, and succeed.