Our Pacific Northwest Studio offers global education practice leadership within IBI Group, a multi-disciplinary firm with nearly 70 offices around the world. This unique position creates opportunities to be a part of international thought leadership and signature K-12 and higher education projects, here and beyond.

Current openings

Intern Architect
This position can be located in either our Seattle or Portland office.
801 Second Ave, Suite 1000, Seattle, WA 98104
907 SW Harvey Milk Street, Portland, OR 97205



Job Description
  • Develops designs from concept through design development to contract documents
  • Incorporates applicable codes, construction techniques, and sequences in various projects
  • Functions in the role of assistant to project leader with a focus on architectural design and technical aspects
  • Produces design work according to established standards, methods, and quality procedures
  • Coordinates the layout, design, drafting, and specifications produced by other staff members who are part of the project team
  • Assists in developing project staff-hours and planning schedule for phases of the project
  • Supervises and performs site observations
  • Manages and develops assigned team members
  • May participate in marketing and business development efforts
  • Ideal candidates must be a team player who is well organized, detail oriented, focused, design driven, accurate and able to meet deadlines under pressure
  • University Degree – Bachelor/Masters of Architecture
  • 1 – 3 years experience in an Architectural Design firm
  • Strong technical knowledge of building construction and thorough understanding of construction documents
  • Proven ability to collaborate in visioning, design, synthesis, and delivery roles
  • Ability to understand and develop architectural ideas, independently and collaboratively
  • Comfortable communicating with clients/consultants
  • Strong technical competency, proficient in Revit and SketchUp
  • Must have strong communication and teamwork skills
  • Knowledge of Educational Architecture, specifically K-12, preferred
Additional Information
  • This is a full-time position to start immediately. IBI Group offers a competitive salary, generous benefits including medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, paid sick/vacation/holidays, training/professional development, and much more.
  • IBI Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply for the above positions, please submit a resume and portfolio in PDF format (10 mb or less) via email to