Job Captain/Mid-Level Designer

ORA (Oonagh Ryan Architects Inc.) ORA (Oonagh Ryan Architects Inc.) Diversity Badge Employer:
Los Angeles, CA, USLocation:
Sat, Apr 16 '22Posted on:

We are looking for a talented and motivated Job Captain/Mid-Level Designer to join us. We are a diverse team based in the Arts District in Los Angeles.  Our studio has completed work across residential, commercial, hospitality and institutional sectors creating a portfolio that’s been recognized with numerous design awards, including the 2021 AIA LA Presidential Honoree for Emerging Practice.  We have an excellent benefits package, offer competitive salaries and have flexible work days.

We enjoy working with people united by the values of our firm and who are engaged and excited to contribute to our collective success.  We’re passionate about what we do and we’re looking for someone who shares the same love of design, energy and care it takes to produce excellent work for our clients. Our ideal candidate would be able contribute and support these efforts and be looking to expand their skills and be trained as our next generation of leadership.

Required qualities, skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Architecture or Interior Design
  • 3-7 years of experience
  • Experience in completing every phase of residential, commercial or hospitality projects
  • Ability to self-manage projects through all phases of design, documentation and construction
  • Consultant coordination, product research and detail development
  • Zoning/Building code knowledge and permitting experience
  • Strong organization and communication skills
  • Sketch-Up and Revit and AutoCAD experience from early project development through construction documents
  • A team player with an ability to oversee the work of junior staff and interested in contributing to studio activities/initiatives

If you enjoy an open studio environment, are creative, adaptable, and proactive in the way you work; and are looking for a new home to grow and expand your skills and career, we'd love to hear from you.


Send your applications via email to: and  “ORA Job Captain/Mid-Level Designer” in the subject line.

Please include the following:

  1. A brief cover letter summarizing your background and interest in us.  
  2. Your resume
  3. Your portfolio of work samples demonstrating your skills as applicable to this position.  Please submit a single PDF not to exceed 5Mb in size. 

Back to Job List...

  • ×Search in: