Career Opportunity: Architect - Mid Level

Great architecture is about more than how a design looks - it’s about how a design makes you feel. For RDG architects, it's also about envisioning what could be, forging a bold path forward for our clients and our practice. We're currently looking for a mid-level architect to join our team and focus on design work for key markets including College & University and Academic Health Science and Research. In this role, you'll have the opportunity to design innovative, flexible, collaborative facilities that prepare the next generation of learners.

If you're someone who thinks big, designs with passion and thrives in a relationship-driven environment, we'd love to meet you.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Collaborate with project team and client to develop design details and full construction documents
  • Growing into and/or serving as a project manager for projects of various scales
  • Assist with renderings and other digital communication tools to tell the overall design story
  • Learn, develop and push the envelope on design in key markets
  • Produce presentations that communicate our design expertise
  • Apply knowledge of codes and work with outside consultants

Skills and Strengths:

  • Future thinking collaborator
  • Builds long term relationships with team members and clients
  • A continuous learner who constantly looks at how they can improve themselves and the firm
  • Ability to sort through the clutter and find the best route
  • Seeks work in which you can make decisions and act upon them
  • Able to develop successful strategies for getting things done


  • Bachelor’s or Graduate degree in Architecture (Graduate degree preferred)
  • 5-15 years experience
  • Focus on architectural design and construction documentation
  • Proficient in Revit, Enscape, Rhino, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketchup, and Microsoft Office applications

Location: Denver, Des Moines, Iowa City, Kansas City, Omaha, St. Louis


Electronic resume and portfolio submission only: APPLY ONLINE

RDG is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.