5910 N. Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75206

Job Post Date: November 30, 2017

Design Architect

SmithGroupJJR is an international idea-oriented design firm that is committed to creating inspiring places that enrich the human spirit. We believe that extraordinary projects are created when the design process is based on the principles of exploration, experimentation, innovation, sustainability, research, and collaboration. Our expertise in providing thoughtful and innovative solutions keeps SmithGroupJJR at the forefront of architectural, engineering and planning firms around the world. According to the 2017 Building Design + Construction magazine “Giants” ranking, SmithGroupJJR is the 7th largest architecture/engineering firm in the U.S.

The Dallas office of SmithGroupJJR is looking for Design Architects to join our team.We are seeking highly creative individuals with strong problem solving skills to support project team leaders and produce quality design.


Working with us, you will:
•Prepare presentation drawings and otherwise assist in presentations both internally and externally.
•Assist in construction administration including responding to RFI’s, preparing sketches and addendums (CCD’s), visit construction sites to gather information and/or prepare punch lists.
•Create graphics for inclusion in marketing proposals and materials.
•Manage aspects of a project.
•Advance designs developed by others.
•Create and develop planning and design concepts for small projects.


An ideal candidate:
•Has 4+ years of experience.
•Has a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture
•Possesses LEED AP credentials
•Has the ability to communicate well both graphically and verbal.
•Has proficiency in current design software (CAD, Revit, Sketchup, etc.) as well as Microsoft Office.
•Has working knowledge of engineering systems and the ability to understand and communicate with professionals of other disciplines.


SmithGroupJJR offers competitive compensation and excellent benefit package, including 401(k) and continuing educational reimbursement. We also offer a flexible work schedule, which provides employees with an additional 15 days off per year (usually Fridays) to help with work/life balance.

Interested in joining us? Get started by clicking the link below! Please include your resume and portfolio as well as salary requirements listed on your cover letter.

No phone calls please.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

SmithGroupJJR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Return to Search