VIA Architecture is an architecture and planning firm with strongly interconnected offices in Vancouver BC, Seattle and Oakland. Our studio-based practice is concentrated in urban design and planning, transit design, and architecture for urban mixed-use development. Our systems-level design strategies and community-based design studio set us apart from traditional architectural practice.
We are seeking exceptional candidates for the position of Transit/Urban Infrastructure Architect based in our Vancouver office. This is a senior position with considerable opportunity to influence the direction of our cross-border, multi-disciplinary practice.
Politically astute client and project lead comfortable presenting to and facilitating process with both public and private audiences;
Connecter of disciplines, clients, stakeholders and municipalities, building bridges to achieve the best results for the project;
3D thinker comfortable with addressing complex sites, geometries and stakeholder groups.
Strategic leadership of Infrastructure and Transit market pursuits;
Project management and design team leadership;
Client care and communication.
Licensed Architect with 10-15 years of professional practice;
Career focus and recent projects in complex multi-disciplinary public sectors such as transit architecture, urban design, or infrastructure design.
Salary and Benefits:
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Generous benefits are offered to employees, their spouses, domestic partners and families, including: medical/dental insurance, retirement funds contribution matching, and transit subsidy.
How to Apply:
VIA is an equal-opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, disability, sex, sexual-orientation or gender-identity.
Please submit cover letter, resume and work samples in PDF format (no more than 3MB please).
VIA Architecture is an award-winning 60 person design firm with offices in Seattle, Oakland & Vancouver BC. Our mission is simple: We believe in making cities where people want to live.
Our practice areas include transit planning and facilities, transit oriented mixed-use development, urban sustainability, urban planning, and community design. We offer a competitive salary and benefits ...package, a practice anchored by bright and passionate professionals, a strong identity and office culture, and an opportunity to help shape our future.