Marketing Director

VIA design architects, pc | Norfolk, VA

We are currently seeking a Marketing Director. This candidate will have the ability to
strategically attract desired client and project opportunities through increased exposure and
awareness of the industry and communities we serve. This candidate will produce and coordinate
proposal and presentations, including information from our teaming partners, scheduling project
milestones and reviews, and will work with Principals and Project Managers to ensure that quality
material is being submitted and delivered. They will develop and maintain marketing systems and
records, while also producing sales and public relations materials. This candidate will lead the firm’s
marketing and publication efforts, special event planning, including client relations, public
outreach, and web presence to promote and enhance VIA’s competitive edge.

Candidates who align with these position requirements will also possess:

  • Clear presentation and graphic skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Strategic thinker with a forward-thinking mindset
  • The ability to function in a team setting and take direction from colleagues, as well as
    provide direction to others
  • A collaborative approach and flexibility to work in a multidisciplinary design environment
  • Fluency in Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office software
  • Can-do attitude, flexible, and able to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven atmosphere.

VIA design offers a competitive salary and package of traditional benefits as well as some non-traditional
perks, such as core office hours and a Flexible Work Strategy.

If you are interested in this position, please submit a letter of interest, resume, and digital portfolio to Blair Valdivieso by email

Chief of Staff

Work Program Architects | Norfolk

WPA is looking for a Chief of Staff to join our team of architects, urban designers, graphic designers, community engagement and educational specialists. Our mission is to strengthen community through a collaborative design process. We do this by focusing on projects that build social, economic, and coastal resilience. The primary role of this position is to provide high-level administrative support to the CEO. The Chief of Staff will also support the firm’s leadership team by managing administrative activities as needed. We are looking for a candidate with a passion for building relationships within our firm and who can foster trust with our diverse clients and community members. We can’t wait for you to join us in our studio at Assembly, located in Downtown Norfolk; a space designed to connect ideas and the people who make them.
The ideal candidate for this role will have exemplary oral and written communication skills and the ability to provide welcoming and friendly customer service. They will adapt easily to a fast-paced work environment and will have strong organizational skills to include administrative tasks and overall support for the CEO as well as secondary support for the leadership team. The Chief of Staff will be the CEO’s trusted partner, serving as both their right hand and a second set of eyes and ears. The Chief of Staff job is to make sure the CEO has what they need to guide the company.
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experienced working with executive-level management
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and related platforms
  • Detail-oriented and able to handle multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Strong interpersonal communications and teamwork skills
  • Professional (punctual, reliable, trustworthy)
  • Trustworthiness and discretion required for confidential projects
  • Finely tuned emotional intelligence, judgement, diplomacy, and political acumen
    Full details are available on our website:

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to

Architectural intern/Entry-level architect

Architectural intern/Entry level architect
Longhouse Architects | Purcellville

Longhouse Architects, established in 2019, is a young and growing design-oriented practice focused on sustainability, based in Purcellville, Virginia. We enjoy a range of work from historic to modern designs in the residential and commercial fields. We believe that good buildings can enrich lives, build community, and create strong connections between inhabitants and the land they inhabit. As a small firm, we offer a supportive environment where curiosity and professional development will flourish. We’re on the lookout for an architectural intern/entry level architect with 0-5 years of experience who enjoys working in a team setting on all phases of the design process. The ideal candidate would have a long term interest in cultivating an architectural practice in the Loudoun Valley and growing into a leadership position with our firm.

What we offer:

  • Opportunity to help build a sustainability-minded architecture practice
  • Flexible work schedule with work in the office at first with option to work hybrid later
  • Mentorship from well-seasoned architects committed to your professional development
  • Healthcare and retirement benefits
  • Help with licensure
  • Low-stress small town work experience
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience level
  • Bottomless coffee (like IHOP but better)

What we want:

  • Creative thinking
  • Production-oriented work ethic
  • Self motivation
  • A compatible teammate as we grow our small practice together
  • Ability to manage projects and handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience with Sketchup, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, social media and marketing
  • Enjoys working with clients

What we need:

  • B.Arch or M.Arch degree from an accredited architecture program
  • Revit and AutoCAD experience
  • Collaborative spirit
  • Enthusiasm for learning and professional growth, with a proactive attitude towards continuing education and skill development

Email resume and portfolio to

Senior Job Captain

Senior Job Captain
RDC | Reston, VA

Salary: $72,000-$90,000

RDC is an award-winning architectural firm with a diverse portfolio of work. We are currently seeking a Senior Job Captain to work in our office in Reston, Virginia, one of the most active communities in the DMV area. The ideal candidate will have experience working on retail and commercial projects. The position requires digital graphics experience, good communication skills, and an ability to thrive in a team environment.

Position Summary:
The Senior Job Captain is competent in all conventional aspects of architectural practice with an emphasis on the technical implementation of the project design. Performs work requiring independent judgment and critical thinking. Adapts standards and criteria to project requirements and possess a diverse working knowledge of related disciplines. The Senior Job Captain is responsible for coordination of the Contract Documents and provides support and guidance to other technical staff as needed to successfully deliver contracted work.

Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in architecture from an accredited program preferred.
  • 8 or more years of experience in architectural practice with focus on construction and roll out documentation preferred.
  • Extensive knowledge of architectural detailing and current construction standards.
  • Advanced understanding of architectural design and related fields.
  • Advanced proficiency in CAD, REVIT and other business software and their application to contract documents.
  • Extensive knowledge of codes, consultant’s coordination (civil, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and structural), and ability to successfully complete the permitting process with minimal aid and supervision.
  • Extensive knowledge of construction contract administration processes.
  • Has the ability to lead communication efforts with client and development team.
  • Instructions on how to apply (include links, email, etc.)

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Junior Architect

Junior Architect
Two Street Studio | Richmond and Charlottesville, VA

Two Street Studio is a young, energetic, award-winning firm with lots of growth potential. We are looking for team members who embrace challenging tasks with steep learning curves, possess a curiosity and passion for learning, possess experience with Revit, and thrive in a collaborative environment.

We are looking for an entry-to-junior-level designer with 1-4 years of experience to work primarily on single and multi-family residential projects. The position includes experience in all aspects of residential design and construction management including conceptual design, design presentations, production of construction documents, client meetings, and site visits. Expect to gain a deep understanding of residential design and construction methods on projects of varying sizes and styles.

A successful applicant will demonstrate the following:

  • B.Arch or M.Arch degree from an accredited architecture program
  • 1-4 years of experience
  • A strong interest in single-family residential design
  • Experience in Revit
  • Proficiency with real-time rendering software, preferably Enscape3D
  • Experience producing construction drawings and presentation materials is a plus
  • Ability to stay organized and on track across multiple projects

Seeking applicants for our Charlottesville and Richmond offices – please indicate your preference. Competitive salary plus benefits.

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter, resume and work samples to jobs@twostreet.c


VIA design architects, PC | Norfolk, VA

At VIA, we value creativity and innovation to bring the best idea forward. We value art and human interaction as the foundation of design. We are seeking an Architect to take charge of conceptual designs for projects, initiating ideas from concept then leading a team of designers and consultants to engineer the solutions. Your work will have a lasting impact, establishing the design direction to result in quality spaces and places for our clients.

As an Architect at VIA, you are challenged daily to lead a team of designers and guide decisions that result in beautiful spaces while meeting the goals of our clients. You are responsible for generating conceptual designs for projects of various scales and sizes, leading the vision for technical design, implementing sustainable design strategies, and executing construction documents that bring the project to life. As an Architect, you are expected to build and maintain relationships with the design team and clients to achieve consistent, successful results.

Skills and Role Requirements

  • Professional degree and active licensure as an Architect
  • Proven experience leading a team through design and construction to project completion
  • Strong design and technical skills
  • The ability to communicate design intent effectively through sketching and digital production
  • A collaborative mindset and flexibility to work in a multidisciplinary design environment
  • Fluency in Revit and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience collaborating with Lumion, Enscape, and Sketchup
  • Knowledge of sustainability, integrated design, and LEED guidelines.
  • Clear presentation, graphic, written, and verbal communication skills

VIA offers employees a competitive salary, 401k with matching, and benefits such as 100% employer-paid health insurance for employees, paid parking/public transit, paid time off, choose your own holidays/religious/cultural celebration days, time off for your birthday, and other non-traditional perks!

Please email Blair Valdivieso ( with a Resume, Cover Letter, and Portfolio.

Senior Project Leader

VIA design architects, PC | Norfolk, VA

A Project Leader is a leadership position in the firm in which a person helps define and carry out project vision with Directors and Partners. Project Leaders move a project forward, lead an internal team, coordinate with consultants, and work through all items agreed upon in the contract. They establish relationships with the client and other stakeholders and consultants, together with Directors and Partners, with increasing responsibility as projects progress. Project Leaders develop and mentor those who are a part of their project team(s). They may work on multiple projects at VIA and are involved with employee recruitment and project acquisition efforts.
Beyond what is listed below, we look for candidates with experience in the following areas: Strategy, Programming, Urban Design, and Master Planning. Experience in all these areas is not a requirement, but experience in more than one is preferred.

The Project Leader is exposed to various work methods which are focused on the following core actions:

  • Thinking: content generation of design through various mediums
  • Doing: production of drawings, presentations, and general design production tasks
  • Interacting: participation and leadership in meetings, project discussions, employee development and studio life

About your experience:

  • Professional degree in architecture
  • At least 7-10 years of professional design experience, with at least 2 years of project and team
  • Proficiency with Autodesk Revit, Adobe CS, MS Office Suite, Teams, Bluebeam
  • Successful experience in a leadership role on large-scale, multi-disciplinary projects
  • Exceptional design sensibility, talent and rigor
  • Experience through all phases of design (concept design through construction administration)
  • Experience working with a range of consultants and large project teams, including environmental,
    landscape, civil, mechanical, electrical, and structural engineers.

Please email Blair Valdivieso ( with your Resume, Cover Letter, and Portfolio

Architectural Staff (Production, Construction Administration)

Architectural Staff (Production, Construction Administration)
brwarchitects, p.c. (BRW) | Charlottesville, VA

brwarchitects is hiring 1-2 architectural staff to support our growing affordable housing studio. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 3+ years’ post-degree professional experience, and may be licensed or seeking licensure. Proficiency in Revit and Adobe (Id, Ps, Ai) is required. Experience with construction administration is a high priority but not required.

Ideal candidates will have diverse knowledge of architectural principles and building techniques, be able to work efficiently within project budgets and deadlines; and be motivated by the work we do. Candidates must be located in Charlottesville, Virginia, or within commuting distance.

Working at brwarchitects is an opportunity to broaden the practice of architecture. Our designers work with resident-led neighborhood redevelopment, faith communities, local commercial and healthcare clients, urban infill, private residential clients, and more. We are an award-winning, collaborative 14-person office where each person will do any task needed to create the quality of work that has built our reputation over the past 40 years.

BRW offers competitive pay, generous benefits, and a unique firm culture in a small studio environment. Learn more about our work and benefits on our website. We are interviewing immediately.

Email resume and portfolio to Cole Wardell at

Urban Designer at WPA

Urban Designer
Work Program Architects | Norfolk, VA

We are looking for a new addition to the WPA team. You will be working with a fun group of architects, interior designers, urban designers, graphic designers, and industrial designers in an open, collaborative environment. We have a beautiful studio at Assembly and can’t wait to share it with you. We love working together in person, but also offer a hybrid work environment complete with a work-from-home setup to provide flexibility.

We are a local firm working on regional projects with national attention – St. Paul’s Transformation, City of Norfolk flood protection, Missing Middle and ADU plan books, and master planning for the Elizabeth River Trail. Our focus is mixed-income, mixed-use communities, coastal resilience in the face of sea level rise, and proactive changes to zoning and streetscape standards to make safe, comfortable, walkable communities. We hope that you can help grow our portfolio and bring the expertise we’ve built to other coastal communities. We believe in transparent community engagement, where everyone has an equal voice and people feel comfortable participating in the process.

You will be able to see your region change around you in just a few years as we design projects that positively affect our families and neighbors. We expect you to come to the table with a love of actively participating in an urban environment, designing, and detailing to improve the lives of our community.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Accredited design degree (architecture, urban design, or landscape architecture)
  • 4+yr. professional experience
  • Experience working with a team of designers
  • Rendering abilities and an eye for excellent composition & design
  • Experience with community engagement & consensus building
  • Comfortable listening, presenting, and sketching out ideas in front of a crowd

Please send resumes and portfolio samples to our hiring committee at


Architectural Intern/Architect 1
Wolf Ackerman | Charlottesville, VA

We are looking for talented and passionate emerging young architects to join our team. Candidates must have an accredited undergraduate degree in architecture and professional office experience between 1-5 years (equal to that of AIA Intern / Level 1 Architect; unlicensed or licensed). Proficiency in SketchUp, InDesign, Photoshop and Revit are required. Hand drawing / sketching skills are desired, and a basic understanding of building codes and construction detailing is highly valued. This position will involve working directly with principals on a variety of schematic and conceptual designs and presentations, overseeing design development and managing document coordination as well as routine client and consultant interactions on projects.

WOLF ACKERMAN is an award-winning firm in Charlottesville, VA working on a variety of project types, scales and budgets that make an impact in our local community and beyond. We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits. If you are looking for a small, dynamic, design-oriented office environment that provides career mentorship and growth opportunities while also balancing a healthy live / work lifestyle – contact us.

You can learn more about us at

Apply via email with resumes and portfolio to