Project Architect

Bowie Gridley Architects (BGA) is seeking a Project Architect to serve as project team leader. This position will provide an opportunity to work with design teams on educational and other institutional projects of various sizes and complexity. Candidates must possess the ability to react positively to a variety of design priorities, styles and project delivery methods. Our work is client-focused, and we seek candidates who thrive in a collaborative, responsive environment. We offer a work environment where personal growth is nurtured, creativity and excellence are encouraged, and where initiative and performance are rewarded.

Required + Preferred Experience

  • Professional Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in architecture from an accredited school.
  • Minimum of 6 + years’ experience and 3 years’ minimum with K-12, Collegiate/University, or other institutional building types.
  • Able to encourage a collaborative work environment.
  • Strong organization, communication, technical and graphic skills.
  • Demonstrated experience in and readiness to lead the technical details of projects.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch-up, InDesign and other related design software.
  • Strong experience in Construction Administration.
  • Proficient with other data management software such as Word and Excel.
  • Has an Architectural License.
  • Has LEED accreditation or is willing to pursue it in the next 6 months.
  • US Citizen or permanent resident.


  • Develop, check, and coordinate technical aspects of the design of a project.
  • Review proposed designs for compliance with applicable codes.
  • Assist in the production effort, preparing the project code review.
  • Follow established standards for project production and review.
  • Coordinate the work of Consultants.
  • Supervise assigned staff.
  • Mentor junior staff.
  • Keep Project Manager and Principal in Charge informed of progress or need for assistance.

BGA is committed to generous benefits and professional development as well as a reasonable work/life balance throughout the office. Applicants should submit their resume with work samples to