GFF Career Opportunities

Project Architect (Multifamily / High Rise)

GFF is seeking a Project Architect to join our Austin office located in the heart of downtown in our new space for our growing team!  GFF Austin combines the close-knit, comfortable, yet trendy vibe of Austin with the exciting and diverse culture of an award winning mid-sized design firm. We are seeking a Project Leader who values Austin’s rich history and desires to participate in crafting an environment with other architects who value a work environment emphasizing innovative design and sustainability. This role includes an ability to collaborate, identify, and mentor the design talents of our younger staff.

Position Overview and Responsibilities:

  • 8-10+ years’ experience
  • Degree from an accredited university (B.Arch or M.Arch preferred)
  • Registration required
  • Working knowledge of typical commercial building types (multi-family and high-rise experience preferred), materials, systems and technical detailing, experience in all design/construction phases
  • Experience in collaboration with and coordination of consultant engineering work required (civil, structural, MEP)
  • Experience with tower, office, and multi-family projects required
  • Working knowledge of specification writing and editing required
  • AutoCAD, Sketch-Up and Revit proficiency required
  • BIM 360 proficiency preferred
  • Ability to manage, collaborate with, and mentor less senior staff
  • Participates in client contact, business development, proposal development, consultant coordination and contract negotiations
  • Responsible for meeting design intent, contractual obligations, project schedules and budgets across all design/construction phases
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills for multiple project assignments and considerable autonomy
  • Excellent graphic, written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of standard business software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.) required

Please send resume and portfolio/job samples to:

Attn:  Ms. Taylor Catalano

Subject: Project Architect (Multifamily / High Rise) – Austin Office

About GFF:

GFF is an award winning, fast-paced, business-centered and design-focused practice that includes: retail, multi-family, office, mixed-use, corporate projects, churches, schools, restaurants, automobile dealerships, master planning, landscape architecture and interiors. We offer an energetic and stimulating work environment, competitive salary/benefits and advancement potential at all levels. We are always interested in discussing opportunities with talented, well-qualified, energetic, and highly-motivated individuals! We are Texas Society of Architects 2019 Architecture Firm Award Recipient.