Architect/Architectural Designer (0-5 years’ experience)

JZA+D is looking for a creative, motivated, and team-oriented architect/architectural designer to join our Princeton office on a full-time basis. The ideal candidate is creative, technically proficient, has excellent organizational & communication skills, and a clear & thoughtful approach to design. New graduates also encouraged to apply.


  • B.Arch, M.Arch, or equivalent degree
  • Strong design portfolio
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Revit
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Strong graphic and rendering abilities
  • Excellent visual, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability to effectively manage a project team, coordinate with consultants, and develop strong client relationships
  • Broad knowledge of materials, systems, and details
  • Responsive and dependable to meet deadlines


  • Rhino and 3DS MAX knowledge is a plus
  • Familiarity with sustainable design concepts and the LEED rating system
  • Experience in hospitality, higher education, tenant fit-out, and multifamily

Qualified candidates should submit a resume and excerpts from portfolio that best represent the candidate’s design work, via a URL link or in PDF format. The email should contain the subject heading “Architect Position” to and files should not exceed 5MB.

All applicants who are not U.S. citizens must describe their status to work in the United States, including visa type and duration.

Only applications with work samples submitted as PDF format under 5MB or URL link to portfolio will be accepted.