Posted 2 years ago

Rufus Johnson Associates is seeking an Architecture Design Professional to join our team. We are looking for a creative and enthusiastic team player that is passionate about learning the practice of architecture and design. A successful candidate will have the opportunity to actively participate in all phases of a project, from programming and conceptual design through technical documentation and construction.


Qualifications and Experience:

· Architectural design experience is a plus.

· Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Architecture.

· Currently seeking licensure, either already enrolled or capable of enrolling in the NCARB AXP (Architectural Experience Program).

· Willingness to seek accreditation as a LEED AP BC+D.

· General understanding of architectural and engineering systems, products, building materials, and specifications

· Detail-oriented, articulate.

· Motivated and energetic attitude, willing to take initiative.

· Eagerness to participate in fulfilling the commitments of the Design Team.

· A sincere commitment to client satisfaction.



· Proficient in use of Autodesk Revit and familiarity with related tools and process.

· Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, Bluebeam proficiency.

· Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Enscape, 3-D Studio Max experience is a plus.

· Good written and communication skills.

· Good analytical and problem-solving skills.



· Prepares architectural plans, renderings, three-dimensional models, and construction documents.

· Develop architectural solutions to problems.

· Prepares reports and assists in writing architectural specifications.

· Assists in design presentations and business development efforts.


Why RJA?

We are a small studio of well-rounded designers who combine creativity with real-world expectations, to create great spaces. We focus on projects that we are passionate about, being selective of the commissions we undertake, and have a broad resume of project types.


Our office is in Clarksville, Tennessee, just 35 minutes from downtown Nashville. Clarksville is the second-fastest-growing Metropolitan Statistical Area and was voted as the #1 place to live in the nation by in 2019. In 2018, Clarksville was identified as one of the top 250 fastest-growing cities in the nation and is currently the 5th largest city in the state. For more information on our community, please visit:

RJA offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package for all levels of experience. Please email resume and other pertinent information to Daniel Binkley, We look forward to talking soon and thanks for your interest!