ARCHITECTURAL PROJECT DESIGNER
Founded in 1993, TCA Architects specializes in the planning and design of next generation, high density multi-family housing, mixed-use and signature hospitality developments – taking pride in helping shape quality environments for everyone. The firm’s collaborative approach and industry leading technological expertise have resulted in award-winning, sustainable projects that respect our communities and the environment. With studios in Irvine, Los Angeles and Oakland California, TCA has been recognized for their industry leading expertise in master planning and design for a variety of multi-family, hospitality and mixed-use projects. With more than 20,000 residences currently in development, TCA Architects is one of California’s fastest growing architectural firms.
We are seeking a Project Designer who is passionate about design and takes leadership in design concept. This individual will use their high level technical/computer design skills to turn ideas into reality. The ideal candidate will be able to quickly and readily generate concept sketches for multi-family and mixed-use design in a fast paced environment using SketchUp, Revit and Adobe Suite or similar programs.
- 3-5 years architectural experience, preferably in multi-family residential design
- Proficient in Sketch-Up, Revit, and Adobe Suite
- Excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbally and in writing
- An exceptional design portfolio representing recent projects is required
- Bachelors degree in Architecture required
- California licensed Architect preferred
- The Project Designer will be located in our downtown Oakland office
About TCA Oakland:
The Oakland studio is the newest addition to the TCA family. Opened in 2013, the Oakland team is led by TCA’s Founder and CEO Thom Cox. This dynamic group is tight-knit, efficient, and effective! Not only does this group regularly socialize outside of the office, they root for their Bay Area sports teams with a passion met by no one. The Oakland studio revels in the hip, up-and-coming East Bay scene and boasts views of the San Francisco skyline. The diverse culture of the Bay Area, seeps into the studio and is mirrored in the work the Oakland team produces. Their projects are transforming the Bay Area’s major cities including: San Francisco, Berkeley, Oakland, Emeryville, San Jose, South City, Mountain View, and more. And the best part? The 12th St. BART station is just outside the building, which means you can access any of the Bay Areas’ surrounding cities within minutes! Welcome to TCA-Oakland!
TCA offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, short and long term disability, life insurance, paid holidays, vacation and paid time off. We also offer bonus opportunities and the opportunity to work a flexible schedule with half days on Friday.
As part of our commitment to our staff’s professional development, TCA provides a full library of IDP materials to train and expose young professionals to various areas of architecture and become more well-rounded Architects as they prepare for licensure. TCA also reimburses for successfully completed ARE tests, as well as CA licensing fees.
TCA provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or genetics.