SUM Design Studio + architecture is seeking a Project Architect to join our growing team. Candidates must have 8+ years of experience within an architecture or design firm and hold a 4-year professional degree.

Applicants must be detail-oriented, devoted to quality output and possess the organizational skills to prioritize tasks and handle multiple deadlines. Proficiency with AutoCAD and Microsoft Office are required, as well as working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite. 

Job Type: Full-Time


  • Licensed Architect in the State of Oregon preferred (California / Washington a plus)

  • Experience with all phases of the architectural process, including master planning, code analysis, permitting, design development + review, drafting, project documentation and construction administration

  • Experience managing project budgets + timelines

  • Experience overseeing and coordinating teams, including internal staff, contractors and consultants

  • In-depth knowledge of building codes, zoning, jurisdictional processes, building materials, specifications and construction techniques

  • Extensive field experience with construction administration, verifying proper building construction and adherence to architectural drawings

  • Technical proficiency with AutoCAD and Microsoft Office. Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite

  • Strong ability to multi-task, prioritize project tasks and produce high quality work while managing various deadlines

  • Exceptional organizational, written, and verbal communication skills

If you’re interested in joining our team, please send a resume, cover letter, and examples of your relevant work to