Architectural Designer II At ANACAPA


Job Overview

A successful Designer II at ANACAPA will skillfully assist in the management of all aspects of project design and delivery of multiple projects simultaneously. This person will be a core member of a design team to support a Project Manager in the execution of production, compilation, and distribution of digital drawing sets, and complete design studies and implementation of design concepts in a wide variety of mediums to support one or more projects and Project Managers. This includes design, due diligence, 3D modeling, building information modeling, presentation graphics and materials, production of plans and specifications, quality control, consultant coordination, construction administration, coordination with Anacapa team members, and maintaining deadlines and schedules. Designer II is a role for a graduate with 6-8 years of architectural experience. This person will be the primary support for our main Revit designer supporting a Project Manager or Project Architect, and will ultimately be responsible for the daily design or technical development of a project.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture
  • Licensed Architect (preferably in California) or pursuing licensure
  • 6-8 years of professional design experience

Professional degree in architecture, plus at least six years of related experience. Responsible for specific technical design aspects of an assigned major project, including investigation, evaluation, and recommendation of design solutions that best meet the client’s needs. Provides professional architectural consultation in the planning, design, and coordination of large complex projects. Independently applies advanced architectural concepts and designs. Carries out complex or novel assignments requiring the development of new or improved techniques and procedures. May provide technical guidance to less experienced architects.


  • Excellent design capabilities on a wide range of projects
  • Extensive experience in AutoCAD and Revit REQUIRED
  • Proficiency in either Rhino or 3DS Max using V-Ray
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Effectively work on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency with building code analysis, due diligence, zoning, and design review board requirements
  • High proficiency in coordination with consultants
  • Extensive experience with and comprehension of engineering documentation
  • Ability to prioritize and manage work independently
  • Work constructively as a member of a collaborative team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Group Health Insurance with Vision and Dental options
  • Paid Vacation Time-Off
  • 401K Plan participation
  • Education Reimbursement Benefit
  • Health and Wellness Monthly Benefit
  • Telephone Reimbursement Monthly Benefit
  • Opportunity to work with fantastic designers on exciting projects


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  •  PORTFOLIO (PDF format only, web portfolios and links will not be considered.)

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