Available Positions




Associate Designer

What we do:

Design Develop is a practice-centric architectural design firm located on the Downtown Mall in Charlottesville. Our work varies across many project types but what binds us is a collective work ethos centered around service, innovation, and collaboration.


What we’re looking for:

Candidates with 1-2 years of professional experience in fields applicable to architecture, visualization, and or entitlement processes. Candidates should possess at least an undergraduate degree in similarly applicable fields. We are looking for someone who wants to grow, learn, and is striving to better their lives through the profession of architecture.


Your responsibilities:

Work closely with our principal and project managers to determine the best possible solutions for our clients. Model, produce, and present schematic design, design development, and construction-ready schemes. Collaborate alongside contractors in office and onsite to solve design and construction-related issues. Navigate code, city and county zoning, architectural entitlement, and permitting requirements. 


Your capabilities:

A basic or intermediate understanding and proficiency with SketchUp, Lumion, and Adobe Creative Suite products or other modeling and design software which would easily translate. Basic knowledge and application of accessibility and building codes. Basic knowledge of building construction systems, means and methods, and industry associated standards. Basic understanding of and ability to adhere to project timelines and deadlines. Ability to engage in creative and critical thought while participating in a collaborative team setting.


Please contact Bob Pineo with resumes, applicable work examples, or questions.


418 East Main Street

Charlottesville, VA 22902


1014 West 36th Street Suite 207

Baltimore, MD 21211