CetraRuddy is an award-winning global architecture, planning and interior design firm driven by design excellence and the belief that Architecture Is Home. For three decades, the firm has led with a guiding principle that architecture and design must engage context and enrich the human spirit, seeking opportunities to craft innovative solutions and lead clients on their journeys toward building a new legacy. The firm’s portfolio of work is defined by crafted details, innovative use of materials and contextual sensitivity across various market sectors including residential, hospitality, educational, cultural, and commercial.

Cetra Ruddy is seeking Architects to work on an exciting, upcoming governmental project, as well as future cultural, institutional, and residential development projects.  We are seeking individuals with the ability to structure their own work and contribute individually to the work of the larger team. Working directly with Project Managers & other Architects on your projects, you will be expected to perform architectural assignments with general directions, but no immediate supervision. The successful candidate will participate in all project phases, with a primary focus on design development and construction documents.

Design & production work will be developed exclusively in Revit. If you are not already proficient working in Revit, you will need to be eager to learn, and quick to adapt. Additionally, you will be expected to be proficient in Enscape, Bluebeam, Indesign, and Photoshop. It is critical that you are comfortable learning new tools and eager to use them efficiently. 

This role will be active through all phases of design projects, with a primary focus on design development and the production of accurate, technical construction documents, and will participate in the preparation of presentation materials, including physical and digital model making. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to refine conceptual ideas, as well as an ability to develop those ideas through design to technical solutions.

You must have strong curiosity and ambition, show initiative, and demonstrate a desire to learn about, and share your knowledge of, building systems, materials, and technologies, as well as codes & standards. The successful candidate will have strong communication skills, both verbal and written, and will be detail-oriented with strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize tasks to meet deadlines. 

This is a great opportunity for intelligent, design oriented people with a commitment to excellence. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, great colleagues, and an exciting environment.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Professional Architecture Degree. Masters preferred but not necessarily a requirement
  • 6+ years of related experience
  • Licensure a plus, but not necessarily a requirement
  • Demonstrated strength of technical knowledge & design sensibility
  • Demonstrated knowledge of 3D modeling & BIM documentation tools, including Revit and the Adobe Suite
  • Demonstrated knowledge of building codes, zoning, jurisdictional processes, building materials, specifications, and construction techniques.
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant in the culture of the studio

Pay Range: The base salary will be estimated between $85,000 - $105,000 plus bonuses and benefits, contingent on relevant experience


Why CetraRuddy

Our comprehensive benefit package includes a competitive salary, medical, dental, vision, disability, flexible spending accounts, paid holidays and paid time off. We offer a 401K with a yearly company match contribution. In addition to numerous other benefits, we have a hybrid work environment, with the option to work remotely on Mondays & Fridays. 

CetraRuddy is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status, transgender, gender identity or expression, observance of the Sabbath, political activities, caregiver status, unemployment status, use of a service dog, criminal/arrest record, credit history, lawful use of any product or lawful recreational activities when not at work, traits historically associated with race, religious attire or facial hair, reproductive health decisions, citizenship or immigration status. CetraRuddy takes affirmative action in support of its policy to and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


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