Senior Architect

Los Angeles, CA
Formation Association

Formation Association is an architecture collaborative reformulating the built environment and its relationship to broader ecologies. An award-winning firm based in Silver Lake, Formation Association converges the arenas of design, art, and ecology in projects ranging from housing and commercial developments to art collaborations with prominent LA artists. 


Formation Association is currently interviewing for a Senior Architect in Los Angeles with 7-10 years of experience.  Our ideal candidate will lead multiple projects creatively and technically.  Commercial, Institutional, Higher Education experience a plus.


Professional Architecture Degree Completed, BA/MA.
CAD proficiency (required)
Demonstrates ability to lead teams through all project phases.
Experience in residential, commercial, and cultural buildings a plus.
Candidates must be eligible to work in the USA.

Lead project teams to produce highest quality outcomes creatively and technically.
Mentor, coach, and bring leadership to jr./intermediate level designers.
Self-organize, navigate ambiguity, and improvise in a demanding work environment.
Represent Formation Association with clients, consultants, and other collaborators.
CA Architecture License (preferred)

To apply, please email a statement of interest and CV to the following email address.  Please send work portfolios via URL links to:

Do not send portfolios via emailed PDFs. 

No phone calls please  - Only selected candidates will be contacted for in-person interviews.  Thank you for your understanding.