Project Architect – Seattle, WA

Stillwater Dwellings is a residential design firm specializing in high-end prefabricated contemporary homes. We are currently working on projects throughout the Western US. We are seeking a full-time Project Architect with 5+ years of experience to add to our growing design studio team. The ideal candidate should have both a strong design and technical background. We are looking for an ambitious individual with a strong drive to learn, improve, and grow with us. This position can be Remote Working if needed.


  • Programming and Project Research, including zoning review, code review, and permit requirements.
  • Carry out project vision from the start of the schematic phase through to fabrication.
  • Complete pricing and permitting sets on time and on budget.
  • Must be capable of balancing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Manage correspondence with zoning and permitting jurisdictions.
  • Manage client relationships. Good communication skills, verbally and graphically, is a must.
  • Front consultant coordination efforts: both those contracted to Owner and those directly contracted to Stillwater Dwellings.
  • Communicate well with other staff members.
  • Observe and Identify areas of potential process, service, and product improvement.


  • Accredited professional degree in Architecture (Bachelors or Masters of Architecture).
  • Licensure is preferred.
  • 5+ years of experience. Much of this experience should be in high-end, single-family residential design with wood frame construction.
  • Must be proficient in Auto CAD and SketchUp.
  • Must have strong knowledge and experience preparing permit and construction documents.
  • Must have highly developed written as well as interpersonal skills.
  • LEED Accreditation is a plus.


  • Salary is DOE
  • Full Benefits Package
  • Annual Bonus + Matching 401K
Please send a cover letter, resume, and portfolio to [email protected] with Architectural Drafter in the subject line. Due to the volume of resumes received, only candidates being considered for a position will be contacted.
Stillwater Dwellings, 2111 3rd Avenue, Seattle WA, 98121
P 800-691-7302