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Schemata Workshop Schemata Workshop Diversity Badge Employer:
Seattle, WA, USLocation:
Tue, Nov 2 '21Posted on:

Schemata Workshop is a collaborative architecture practice dedicated to fostering vibrant communities for people to live, work, and play. Our work is mission driven, focusing on building community, resilience, and social equity through thoughtful design and a methodical project delivery process together with mission-aligned clients.

Schemata Workshop is hiring an Architect with approximately 12-15 years of experience with affordable and market-rate multifamily housing, community buildings, and other mixed-use projects. Experience with urban design and “infratecture” is appreciated as well. We invite candidates to bring innovation and passion to the position, and welcome ideas to improve our firm culture and the overall quality of work.

Schemata Workshop actively supports the professional development of its staff. The person in this position will be encouraged to contribute to conversations around marketing, office management, and staff development. We offer an opportunity for career growth and leadership progression. This position is targeted towards individuals who enjoy design, detailing and figuring out how things go together. Strong interpersonal skills with clients and staff are important for success.

Required Skills + Experience

  • Autodesk Revit Expertise
  • Microsoft Office + Project
  • Adobe Creative Suite and Bluebeam
  • Developing design options for client review
  • Experience with design review process
  • Experience with construction contract administration

Desirable Skills + Experience

  • Active membership in local/national professional, or community-based organization(s)
  • Rhino and/or Sketchup for design studies
  • LEED, Living Building Challenge, or Passive House accreditation

Specific Responsibilities

  • Creative design and problem solving, from big picture planning and down to the details.
  • Must be able to execute project designs completely through construction contract documents
  • Work within project budgets and schedules
  • Quality assurance of contract documents, coordination and detailing of building systems and consultants
  • Lead team interaction with public agencies, including permitting, planning, and design review process
  • Serve as a mentor to less-experienced architects and staff
  • Client care and support

Please see for firm profile, and more detailed project range. We take pride in our culture of transparency, mentorship, and collaboration. Pay is competitive, and position includes full medical-dental-vision coverage, short- and long-term disability insurance, paid vacation and holidays, and retirement plan matching. A full list of benefits is available upon request. Resumes and portfolios should be emailed to by Nov 12.

We anticipate remote work only through end of 2021. While we value working collaboratively and in person, we will continue to offer flexibility to work from home/remotely and maintain a robust cloud network to support our workflow and culture.

Consistent with existing city, state and federal laws, Schemata Workshop is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on a person’s race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression/identity, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, veteran status or political ideology, or that of his/her/their relatives, friends, or associates.

Women and BIPOC architects are encouraged to apply.



Resumes and portfolios should be emailed to by Nov 12.

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