Architectural Project Designer

Architecture Seattle, Washington


We Are Thinkers That Do!


Delivering innovative solutions to our clients requires the best people. At WD, architects, engineers, designers, and strategists work together to impact national and global brands - we create opportunities to improve revenue and profits for our multi-unit food and retail clients. We know that the best people will be drawn to the opportunity to define the future of retail. Our company is built on those beliefs. The two parts of our mission, innovative solutions and exceptional talent are paramount to our company’s growth and brand promise.

With over 400 talented associates worldwide, WD is licensed in all 50 states and Canada. We provide an environment where associates gain experience, train and mentor with the best, and build a successful career! With a philosophy of Real People, we leave our egos behind and focus on collaboration, innovation and open communication at all levels. This allows us to deliver on our commitment to our clients’ success. We currently have an opening for an Architectural Project Designer.

This is a role based in our new (and growing!) Seattle office! You'll be working closely with a small local team of WD Associates to produce architectural design components for our clients. Projects are completed in accordance with client requirements, code requirements, standards, and site adjustments. This is a fantastic opportunity to get involved on a growing team where you'll most likely have the chance to contribute in a variety of ways!
In this role your key learning opportunities will include: developing advanced technical knowledge in your discipline; gaining exposure to client relationship management and project management skills; enhancing your competency for managing and training others in your discipline; and working with various clients and projects in all industry segments.


Minimum Experience:   

  • Bachelors degree in Architecture 
  • Professional work experience in Architecture on production of construction documents
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit is necessary
  • Experience working with projects in variety of client industries such as restaurant and retail is preferred
  • Willingness to jump into any related task and collaborate with local resources, client contacts, and WD Associates in our other offices
What matters to our associates matters to us and benefits and professional growth are at the top of the list. We provide a comprehensive benefits package that encourages our associates to live healthy lifestyles, reach financial goals and cope with the challenges of life at work and at home. WD supports and encourages work/life balance. We like to work hard and have fun. You might find us at a company sponsored BBQ, at an impromptu studio gathering, teamed up on the golf course, or hanging out at the ping pong tables.
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