Interior Designer 4-8 Years

Portland or Bend, OR

We are seeking interior designers in our Portland and Bend offices with 4-8 years of experience to work with our team in pushing our interiors practice forward. Ideal candidates will have a background and interest in diverse project types, and an enthusiasm for contributing to all aspect of the work – specifically the ability to translate design direction into compelling ideas and document them, through a collaborative process with clients, consultants, and team members. 

 Base Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design or Architecture
  • Excellent design and technical skills
  • Fluency in Revit, SketchUp, and InDesign
  • Strong written and visual communication skills
  • Ability to independently manage priorities and workflow, while seeking input as needed.

 Desired Qualifications

  • NCIDQ Preferred
  • Sustainable design credential(s) such as LEED, WELL, LFA
  • Knowledge of, or interest in learning about, Critical Race Theory or other anti-racist / equity frameworks
  • Proficiency in healthy materials evaluation and criteria
  • Experience using Enscape with Revit
  • Knowledge of healthy, safety and accessibility codes

 Responsibilities

  • Generate design studies based on conceptual and functional criteria
  • Contribute to collaborative and conceptual design dialogue
  • Assemble compelling and informative presentations
  • Participate in client presentations
  • Research and specify healthy materials appropriate for project
  • Develop and manage space plans and client programs
  • Produce construction documents
  • Collaborate with consultants and integrate their work into the drawings
  • Creation of furniture plans, specifications and bid documents
  • Assistance with furniture procurement

Who is Hacker?

Hacker is an architecture and interior design studio headquartered in Portland, Oregon with an additional office in Bend. We are united by a desire to create spaces that enrich the world – spaces that make us feel more connected to the landscape, each other, and ourselves. Our devotion to craft and 40-year history of environmentally progressive design, our expressive use of materials and natural light – above all, our reputation for seeking clarity and meaning in every aspect of the work – has earned us international, national, and regional design awards, top prizes in national design competitions, and publication internationally. Want to learn more? Check out our website: hackerarchitects.com

We are an equal opportunity employer and champion social equity and mentorship. We value diversity, are active in our community, and seek to be a workplace where diverse voices are represented and heard. Hacker is a Just Organization and is actively working on issues such as diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace; corporate social responsibility; and combating climate change. We look for employees who are interested in joining us in this important and challenging work.

 Why Work at Hacker?

  • We offer competitive salary and generous benefits including paid family and medical leave; 401k with socially responsible investment options and employer contributions; company paid volunteer time; continuing education stipends;100% medical, dental & vision, company paid disability insurance and life insurance; and FSA/HSA, and PTO, 3 weeks in the first 3 years.
  • We promote a work life balance and are sensitive to family and medical needs
  • As a firm our drivers are climate justice and design justice.
  • We focus on community architecture – libraries, academic, civic, cultural, and private commercial projects.
  • We work with companies that align with our values and whom we believe can make a positive difference in the industry and beyond.

To apply, please use the following link: https://hacker-architects.hiringthing.com/

Application Instructions: Once you click "Apply for this position," you will be asked to answer a few brief essay questions and to upload your materials. Please submit a single PDF (20MB max) that includes your cover letter, resume, and portfolio / work samples.

Visit our website at www.hackerarchitects.com

To apply, please use the following link: https://hacker-architects.hiringthing.com/