Architectural Designer - Intermediate

TCA Architects TCA Architects Employer:
Irvine, CA, USLocation:
Wed, May 11 '22Posted on:


Help solve the housing crisis! TCA Architects specializes in the design of high density multi-family housing, mixed-use and hospitality developments taking pride in shaping quality environments for people and neighborhoods. The firm's collaborative approach results in award-winning, sustainable projects that respect communities and the environment. Founded in 1993, with studios in Irvine, Los Angeles and Oakland, TCA has been recognized for industry leading expertise in master planning and design.

TCA is looking for an Intermediate Designer who is passionate about design and takes pride in finding unique solutions to sometimes difficult urban sites. This individual is part of a team and able to use his or her design skills to turn ideas into reality. The ideal candidate has the high level skills with SketchUp, Revit, and Adobe Suite to quickly generate concept sketches for multi-family, hospitality, and mixed-use design in a fast paced environment. The successful candidate is also able to express design thinking clearly and concisely to firm leaders, colleagues, and clients.

An exceptional portfolio of work is required for consideration.



  • 3 - 5 years of experience in architecture, ideally with 2-3 years in multi-family design
  • Proficient in Sketch-Up, Revit and Adobe Suite
  • Ability to create architectural designs and concepts through hand sketching and drafting
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be eligible to work in the USA without sponsorship


  • Bachelors in Architecture required
  • Ideally started on the path to licensure

Position Location:

  • The Intermediate Designer will be located in our Irvine office. We offer a hybrid schedule of working between two to three days in the office and the remaining days at home.

About TCA Orange County:

Nestled between the beach and the hub of business headquarters in Irvine, the Irvine studio is conveniently located just one mile from John Wayne Airport with easy access to many of California's major freeways, including the 405, 5, 73, and Pacific Coast Highway (PCH.) Led by Irwin Yau, TCA-OC is the most centralized studio. The staff enjoys being literally sandwiched between two of Southern California's largest fashion and dining destinations (South Coast Plaza and Fashion Island.) The studio's natural light and views of the surrounding mountains help support the flow of creativity, and Studio Directors sit among their team members in an open floor plan to promote interaction and collaboration. Welcome to TCA-OC!


TCA offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, short and long term disability, life insurance, paid holidays, vacation and paid time off. We also offer bonus opportunities and the opportunity to work a flexible schedule with half days on Friday.

As part of our commitment to our staff's professional development, TCA provides a full library of IDP materials to train and expose young professionals to various areas of architecture and become more well-rounded Architects as they prepare for licensure. TCA also reimburses for successfully completed ARE tests, as well as CA licensing fees.

TCA provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or genetics.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.


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