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Locations

Winchester
London
Exeter
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Careers

We are always looking for confident and motivated people to join our design-led studios so if you can’t find a fit from our job openings below then please still apply speculatively.

Design Engine Architects is an award-winning architectural design practice working across all sectors and scales. The practice is proud to have won over 40 awards including RIBA and Civic Trust Awards.

We pride ourselves on delivering ambitious and imaginative buildings, which are carefully crafted. We set ourselves very high standards and this is supported by a wonderful team of people in our studios. We are also proud to say we are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

To apply speculatively please send us your CV, covering letter and brief sample portfolio (digital and/or hard copy).

Current Job Positions

We are looking for someone to cover the role of Studio Manager from October 2021 for a year. This is an in-house role responsible for the day-to day running of our Winchester based studio.

This role covers front of house reception and office administration tasks involving the following:

  • Maintaining the appearance of the studio
  • Effective communication and telephony skills
  • Ordering office supplies and equipment
  • Organising CPDs, office trips and events
  • Organising and booking travel, taxis and couriers
  • Recruitment, work experience and HR
  • Sorting, recording and distributing post
  • Preparing and binding documents
  • Setting up meetings; organising refreshments and lunches
  • Greeting guests, clients and deliveries
  • Working closely with directors and finance

Applicant needs to be IT literate with the ability to multi-task and adapt to daily changing demands or tasks.

The position is currently full time, but this is negotiable.

To apply please send your CV and covering letter to mail@designengine.co.uk

We are seeking confident and motivated architectural assistants to join our design-led studio on a diverse range of projects.

You should be able to demonstrate good design skills and an eye for presentation and detail. It is preferable that you have an even spread of experience across all RIBA stages.

Successful applicants should demonstrate the following skills and qualities:

  • RIBA Part 1, 2 or equivalent degree qualification
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience of Vectorworks, SketchUp & ArchiCad is desirable
  • Modelmaking skills a real advantage
  • A quick learner who is excited by getting to grips with new challenges
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Fluent spoken and written English
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

We can offer:

  • A competitive salary dependent on experience
  • An opportunity to develop your skills and take on more responsibility if your competency is proved
  • Working in a close-knit team on a range of exciting and challenging projects

To apply please send your CV, covering letter and sample portfolio to mail@designengine.co.uk

We are seeking confident and motivated architects to join our design-led studio on a diverse range of projects.

You should be able to demonstrate good design skills and an eye for presentation and detail. It is preferable that you have an even spread of experience across all RIBA stages.

Successful applicants should demonstrate the following skills and qualities:

  • RIBA Part 3 or equivalent degree qualification
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience of Vectorworks, SketchUp & ArchiCad is desirable
  • Modelmaking skills a real advantage
  • A quick learner who is excited by getting to grips with new challenges
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Fluent spoken and written English
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

We can offer:

  • A competitive salary dependent on experience
  • An opportunity to develop your skills and take on more responsibility if your competency is proved
  • Working in a close-knit team on a range of exciting and challenging projects

To apply please send your CV, covering letter and sample portfolio to mail@designengine.co.uk