Urban Designer + Community Planner

DTJ Design
Location: Boulder, CO, USA
Added on: 21 Mar 2023, Job offer expires on: 30 Sep 2023

Urban Designer + Community Planner (6-9+ Years of Experience)

DTJ DESIGN (DTJ), an award-winning multi-discipline international design practice, is seeking a talented and passionate urban design¬er and community development planner who desires to incorporate creativity, storytelling, artistry, and outstanding energy as part of a range of mixed use, sustainable, and resilient community development initiatives. We are constantly challenging our integrated design teams to seek outcomes to solve the most pressing urban and community planning issues such as equity, affordable housing, climate change, resiliency, and adaptation planning.
At DTJ, we push the limits of design. We strategize and explore.  We work hard and laugh hard.  And we help our Clients “Experience Creativity” at every turn.  DTJ provides a vibrant and integrated atmosphere for designers to excel within a collaborative studio of Architects, Landscape Architects, and Planners on project locations around the world. Join our team of epic creators!  Learn More about DTJ at

Why Work at DTJ – “Experience Culture”
• Competitive compensation with an excellent benefit package
• Profit sharing, matching 401k, 2 weeks PTO with the option of purchasing additional time, 6 days Sick Leave + seven paid holidays.
• Fun, Connecting and Great Work Environment
• Three awesome offices; Boulder, Atlanta + Austin
• Unique and challenging design opportunities creating fabulous environments across many scales, in locations around the world!
• Work Hard/Laugh Hard: We love our social gatherings and give back to our communities though our “Experience Compassion” program
• Most importantly, DTJ offers an exciting career working in an integrated design environment with great advancement opportunities.

Urban Designer + Community Development Planner: is a highly valued team member who will work among our creative community design practitioners on a myriad of public, private, and non-profit projects, including planned communities, affordable housing, public policy, and urban design programs. This team member will be responsible for conceptual design, production, and project management efforts as well as researching, interpreting, and responding to project solicitations for both public and private development work and RFPs and RFQs. Projects may include citywide comprehensive plans, neighborhood, downtown and small area plans; urban design and placemaking solutions; corridor, trail, and park plans and urban streetscape initiatives. Applicants are expected to have a strong aptitude for quantitative research, quality creative writing, and visual communications to express ideas that communities can embrace.
DTJ Design supports opportunities for career growth of our team members and seeks methods for advancement for motivated and talented individuals who a willing to forge new pursuits and build successful client relations.

The ideal candidate would have the following attributes:
• Analytic and visual expertise (2d + 3d visualizations)
• Public outreach and engagement experience
• Proficiency with ArcGIS, AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, and Microsoft Office
• Strong presentation, design, and graphic skills (digital and hand drawn)
• Interdisciplinary collaboration

Education Requirements: Minimum Bachelor’s in Landscape Architecture, Architecture, or Urban Planning. Preferred Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture or Urban Design, or equivalent design degree.

Salary Range $72,000 to $90,000 (pending experience)

Please send a resume and portfolio of work to with desired job title and office location in the subject line. Keep all submissions under 9MB. Please, no phone calls.

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