Project Architect

About BRIC Architecture, Inc

BRIC Architecture, Inc is focused on developing partnerships with administrators, educators, students, and communities to envision, plan, and design innovative teaching and learning environments.

We are a full service architectural, planning and interior design firm with a commitment to community based educational design. With an intentional focus in educational architecture, our Principals and staff have worked with over 40 public school districts, completing over 75 major school projects in the last 15 years. We are united by a passion for creating innovative, thoughtful and inspiring learning environments.

Our Portland office is searching for Project Architects to join its growing team.


  • Partner with firm and project leadership to articulate and advance design concepts and solutions  in schematic design, design development, contract documents, and construction administration
  • Demonstrate a significant engagement with the concepts and ideas that drive our practice
  • Provide leadership and supervision to project teams
  • Serve as a mentor for staff
  • Serve as an office technical resource with significant knowledge and experience in educational and K‐12 architecture
  • Work independently and in highly collaborative environments to perform a wide range of architectural tasks
  • Coordinate the development of details, construction documents, and document sets
  • Lead consultant and discipline coordination
  • Review quality of documents and alignment with best practices
  • Ensure appropriate progress relative to project schedule and deliverables
  • Conduct code analysis and compliance reviews
  • Lead client and consultant meetings and presentations


  • Ability to develop design solutions that support and advance architectural design concepts
  • Well organized with a rigorous attention to detail
  • Ability to lead and inspire project teams
  • Able to take initiative in response to direction or instruction
  • Flexible with an open attitude towards new ideas and ways of working
  • Ability to manage and prioritize tasks and time efficiently
  • Willingness to provide guidance and leadership combined with an ability to listen and learn from all team members and partners
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability function as part of an effective team
  • Proficient at building positive relationships at all levels, internally and externally
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Strong graphic, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Professional degree in Architecture
  • Registered Architect with 5+ years of architectural experience
  • Proficient in Revit, Navisworks, and SketchUp

Please send cover letter, resume, and representative samples of work (via Adobe PDF attachment not‐to exceed 10MB in size) to: careers@bric‐