Senior Interior Designer

LMN Architects is currently seeking outstanding candidates for the position of Senior Interior Designer. Candidates should be passionate about interior design, have a strong design sensibility and appreciate the process of articulating design through visualization and materiality.

LMN’s culture and approach to the delivery of projects are one and the same. We are led by eight partners who are deeply involved in the day-to-day practice; sitting within the project teams and contributing to a culture where everyone has a voice. Operating as a single studio, teams are organized around the needs of a project ensuring a rich mix of expertise and diversity of talent. LMN is small enough that we know all our colleagues but large enough to have the resources to complete projects of scale.

Responsibilities: 

  • Participate and lead interior design efforts on all project types.
  • Foster a collaborative professional working relationship with the entire project team.
  • Possess strong conceptualization skills that are used for team development of design solutions.
  • Develop space plans and programming documentation with project teams.
  • Prepare fee proposals including work plans identifying scope.
  • Provide insights into interior aspects of construction budgets.
  • Participate in the preparation of design and construction documents and advise on detailed solutions to interior architectural problems.
  • Participate in selected marketing and business development opportunities.
  • Provide professional development coaching and staff mentoring.
  • Interface with owners, contractors, and consultants.
  • Organize and prioritize own work efforts as well as assist with organizing team members, tasks, and meetings.
  • Develop and manage FFE design and procurement.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as required.

Qualifications:

  • Certified Interior Designer or Licensed Architect with 15+ years of experience in a firm focusing on similar market sectors.
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in interior design, architecture, or comparable field.
  • LEED certification is desirable as well as demonstration of a strong understanding of sustainable design, awareness of the WELL standard.
  • Proficient with finish material selection and specification as well as all aspects related to the documentation and detailing of interior architectural elements.
  • Proficient with aspects related to FFE package delivery and budgeting tasks.
  • Knowledge of building codes and building systems.
  • Expertise in workplace design and systems is preferred.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a highly collaborative team environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, organizational and analytical skills.

LMN is an internationally recognized design practice made up of architects, interior designers and planners passionate about design and dedicated to collaboration. We are a single office of 170 people located in Seattle. Our focus is on creating buildings and places that enrich communities and the public realm across a diversity of project types—including education, convention centers, performing arts, commercial mixed-use, high-rise residential and transit facilities. In recognition of the quality of our work and professional leadership, LMN received the 2016 AIA Architecture Firm Award, the highest national honor bestowed upon an architectural practice. More information on LMN is available on our website at www.lmnarchitects.com.

LMN expects all employees to support its equal employment opportunity policy and is committed to fostering a workplace where everyone can work in a productive, respectful and professional environment. LMN does not tolerate discrimination against its employees on the basis of their race, sex/gender, religion/creed, political ideology, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, national origin, genetics/genetic markers, military or Veterans status, sexual orientation, actual or perceived status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Qualified candidates should submit a single .pdf (less than 12MB) including a cover letter, resume and sample portfolio via email to LMNemployment@lmnarchitects.com. Please include your name and “Senior Interior Designer” in the subject line.