Architectural Designer

Who we are:
Simons Architects is an innovative, high-performance design studio located in Portland, Maine that values excellent design, teamwork, attention to detail, hard work, and creative problem solving. We believe that well-designed buildings do more than resolve spatial programs; they enhance the human experience.

We are committed to the design process and embrace an open studio culture. Weekly design presentations, pin-ups, and charrettes help us keep our design brains active. Office parties have included curling lessons, card games, bowling outings, and tacos. If any of these things sound like they might be up your alley, reach out and connect with us.

Who we are hoping to find:
A collaborative, creative, self-motivated hard-working architectural designer to join our team

Position: Architectural Designer
Experience Level: 3-5 years

3-5 years of professional design experience working on commercial and institutional projects
A professional architectural degree, BArch or MArch
Demonstrates initiative and ability to work independently
Ability to work efficiently in small flexible teams
Ideal candidate will be in process of pursuing professional licensure
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong Revit, AutoCad, Adobe Suite, and Sketch-up skills
Knowledge of LEED, Passivhaus, Living Building Challenge desirable
Positive attitude

On Covid-19:
While many members of our team are currently working remotely, a candidate should expect to be the office in Portland, Maine, for the first few months of employment (with Covid Protocols and safety measures in place). Remote working can be considered after that time.

To view some of our work, please see

Please email letter of interest, resume, and work samples (max total 15 MB):