Project Architect

Woods + Dangaran Woods + Dangaran Employer:
Los Angeles, CA, USLocation:
Tue, Aug 18 '20Posted on:

Firm Profile

Woods + Dangaran is a dynamic architecture firm based in Los Angeles, California that primarily focuses on the design, detailing, and execution of high-end custom single-family homes. Our process is anchored in simplicity. By emphasizing purity of form, intuitive processions of space, honest use of materials and highest-quality craftsmanship, our designs resist trends and offer their owners rational tranquil, and modern spaces that stand the test of time. We foster a collaborative environment where our studio members are involved in all stages of projects from design conception to completion.


  • A Bachelor or Masters of Architecture from an accredited institution.
  • 3-5 years of post-graduate experience in high-end residential projects including technical detailing.
  • Licensed architects preferred, but not required.
  • Passion for design and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work efficiently and independently on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Understanding of project coordination and the ability to support project design objectives.
  • Experience and knowledge of architectural design, drafting, building materials, building codes, and construction techniques of high-end custom residential projects.
  • Experience with all aspects of architectural services from schematic design through construction project close-out, including design and technical expertise.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, especially in a remote environment. Fluency in English and valid, long-term work status in the United States.
  • Proficiency in BIM (Revit), AutoCAD, & Adobe Suite
  • You are a problem solver who can anticipate needs, help make decisions, who enjoys mentoring and working collaboratively with other team members.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Participate in all phases of architectural practice under the direct supervision of the Senior Manager and Partners.
  • Interact and coordinate with the design team throughout the entire design process.
  • Work with the project team through construction documents, construction administration, including answering RFIs, reviewing submittals, and resolving construction related issues in the office and the field. 
  • Produce architectural drawings, documentation, and other deliverables compliant with building codes, project requirements, jurisdictional reviews, and permits.
  • Communicate and coordinate with project team, consultants, contractors, and agency officials to assure continuity and consistency of documentation.
  • Work with the project team to produce presentation materials for client and agency presentations.
  • Apply design evaluations during Construction Document and Construction Administration phases
  • Perform material research in preparation for project specifications.
  • Share experiences and lessons learned to increase the firm’s common knowledge
  • Work closely with firm principles
  • Solve problems on site, working with existing field conditions.

Compensation and Benefits

We hire carefully and for the long term. We offer a competitive compensation package including a 401 (k), health, vision, and dental insurance, paid vacation and sick leave.

Note that this position is located in Los Angeles and is temporarily a “work from home” position.

How to Apply

Please submit cover letter, resume, and portfolio samples with indication of your role on the projects submitted to  We will acknowledge receipt of your information, but only candidates that are considered for the position will be contacted.  No hard copies, drop-ins, or telephone calls, please.  Reposting this job description elsewhere in not permitted.

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