Project Architect

Los Angeles, CA
Lorcan O'Herlihy Architects

Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects [LOHA] harnesses the complexities and latent opportunities of urban society to create transformative architecture. Our work is driven by ruthless optimism, creative pragmatism, and a profound conviction that bold, enlightened design elevates the soul and enriches communities. Grounded in years of experience, we confront preconceptions with an understanding that, while working within parameters, creative improvisation can yield unexpected solutions and remarkable results.

Since 1994, LOHA has built over 85 projects across three continents. Our diverse work ranges from large, mixed-use developments and university residential complexes to art galleries and bus shelters. LOHA has been published in over 20 countries and recognized with over 100 awards, including the AIA Los Angeles Firm of the Year.

We have an immediate need for a talented and driven Project Architect to join our Los Angeles based office. Considered applicants must have:

Degree in Architecture and a minimum of 7-10 years of proven experience in all phases of design process
Experience running project teams including communicating and coordinating with multi-disciplinary teams, obtaining agency approval, contract documentation, technical detailing, and construction administration
Excellent AutoCAD, Rhino and Adobe Suite skills
BIM / Revit proficiency preferred
Knowledge of California building codes
Leadership skills and experience
Self-disciplined and confident in a complex multi-faceted environment
Deep understanding of LOHA’s work and the capability to execute design intentions through the various stages to completion
Degree in Architecture, Master’s degree preferred
U.S. citizen, hold a green card or have work authorization
We offer our employees a creative working environment with room for professional growth and full health benefits.  Salary is commensurate with experience. Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and relevant work samples as PDF attachments to, with the subject line ‘Project Architect’. Limit file sizes to 5MB. No phone calls please.