Architect: 3-5 years of experience

David Baker Architects is looking for a passionate, collaborative designer with an interest in apartment buildings, sustainability and design of public interest.

We are looking for candidates with:

  • 3-5 years of professional experience in an architecture or interior design office

  • Architectural background (education or experience in close cooperation with a team of architects or as an architect)

  • Knowledge of Revit

  • Architecture rendering experience

  • Strong design skills and graphic sensitivity

  • Interest and / or experience in shaping the public interest

  • Effectiveness in visual communication including hand sketching

  • Strong knowledge of Adobe Suite

This is a full-time position. We are interested in candidates for both our San Francisco, California office and Birmingham, Alabama office. Our offices are extremely collaborative – project teams can include individuals from each office. The majority of our employees are currently still working remotely. We are moving to a hybrid personal / remote working model where public health guidelines allow.

Salary according to experience. We offer a comprehensive service package with 10 paid holidays and 15 days of paid leave. a 401 (k) program; a profit sharing plan; Transit incentives; and 100% paid individual health insurance.

David Baker Architects is a socially progressive architecture firm that creates prestigious buildings in urban settings. We design thoughtful places where communities can thrive and which serve as multipliers for the good – which enable or support further engagement, connection and benefit for the community. The office is a JUST label organization and a signatory of the AIA 2030 commitment with strong values ​​for the promotion of social justice and sustainability in architecture.

You can find more information about us and our work at


No calls. Please send us an email with the following instructions:

Subject line: “DBA Designer 2021”

Address: [email protected]

Attention: Paola Lari

Attachment: Please combine the following documents into a single PDF file with a maximum size of 10MB (one file), formatted for printing on 8.5 x 11 paper (landscape or portrait). File name: LastName_FirstName_Designer_Date.pdf

1. Cover letter. Please state your interest in working at DBA, your motivation for a career in architecture and the answer to this question: Do you need employer funding now or in the future in order to obtain a work permit?

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3. Select work samples (including drawings that you have personally created).

Please no recruiters. Only candidates who are being considered will be contacted.

Thank you for your interest in our company.