Architect/Architectural Designer

Behr Browers Architects Inc
Location: Westlake Village, USA
Added on: 14 Jan 2019, Job offer expires on: 13 Jul 2019

Behr Browers Architects Inc is seeking   experienced, creative and talented architectural design professional to work in a collaborative team structure.  Unique opportunity to work closely with Designers, Design Directors and Firm Principals. Will be involved with every aspect and levels of the project and work on unique and interesting projects. Candidate must be highly organized, detailed oriented and self motivated. Experienced in both the preparation of design & construction documents using BIM programs such as Revit and/or Archicad

Duties include preparation of design documents all the way through construction documents and construction administration. Candidate must be able to execute projects with minimum supervision in a busy firm.

About Behr Browers Architects Inc.

Award winning and well established architecture design firm in Southern California for 30+ years. We are a very experienced and creative architectural office focused on designing unique, high quality architecture. Our high level of technical knowledge coupled with the use of the latest BIM based software allows us to organize, design, and develop very complex projects down to the smallest elements of a building. We recognizes that it is a process that requires construction knowledge during design. We always seek to find elegant, beautiful, and simple solutions that serve the program and engage their context. Regardless of whether the project is urban, suburban, or rural, we seek to create a design that “connects” to its surroundings in a variety of meaningful and useful ways. We do not pursue complexity for complexities sake. We believe that design starts with a well-resolved plan supported by a structure that fits the plan like a glove. We consider all our work to be contemporary even if it adopts a historical language. None of our projects look alike because they are not all in the same place. We do not have a singular vocabulary. Instead, we prefer to leave form, pattern, and material as variables in all our projects. We believe that our projects need to incorporate sustainable principles and should respect our environment but we are not slaves to LEED checklists or points. We believe that good architecture comes from a careful and intense process that considers as much as possible before it settles on a solution. We avoid incorporating elements and features that serve no purpose or are disengaged from the overall structure of a building. We work as a team where we expect each and every member to be engaged and committed to making sure that everything we do leads to the best possible outcome. The size of our office and the daily contact with experienced senior designers helps younger, less experienced members of the team grow more rapidly. We start each day seeking to be better at what we do.


  • +Professional Degree in Architecture from a NAAB accredited university.

     +Must have 3+ recent years of work experience in the United States. Focus on Commercial, institutional & multifamily building types.

    +Must have knowledge and experience using California Building Codes and permit processes

    +Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer. We do not offer Visa sponsorships.

    +BIM Experience (Revit or ArchiCAD) (SketchUp optional)

    +Must be able to interact and communicate clearly and effectively with our internal team as well as with corporate clients and sub consultants.

     +LEED credentials are a plus


If you meet the above requirements, please follow the submission instructions below:

  • Email to:  jobs@behrbrowers.comInclude in email subject line: Archinect job posting_your name.
  • 1. A detailed cover letter in the body of the email (including salary requirements and your current availability) Please indicate BIM/ArchiCad experience.
  • 2. Resume (separate single file in PDF format only) 
  • 3. Work samples (separate file in PDF format only  -no web links and no large files)
  • Please note that we are only able to accept PDF files. We are unable to consider incomplete submissions, nor can we accept other file formats (no files over 5MB – no web links).

Thank you.

Westlake Village, California -Greater LA area and Ventura.  Conveniently located between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara in a prestigious community, home to some of the nation’s best corporations.  We are nestled against the Santa Monica Mountains, East of San Fernando Valley, right off the 101 freeway and only 9 miles from Malibu. 

We offer a competitive benefits package.

  • We are  an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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