Woods Bagot Sydney Studio are seeking an experienced Architect / Designer to join our design team.

About you

We are seeking someone with the following experience.

  • 8 + years or equivalent experience
  • A talent for design but with experience across all project phases
  • Strong Revit competence
  • Rhino and Enscape competence preferable
  • Experience leading small-medium scale projects
  • Well-developed client skills and experience managing Consultants
  • The capability to lead less experienced team members
  • Residential and commercial (workplace) sector experience highly regarded
  • Architectural registration highly regarded but not essential


About the role

This role will immediately hit the ground running working on an existing Woods Bagot project.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Developing conceptual design solutions to the design problems and parameters agreed with the client and as contained in the Brief.
  • Undertaking thorough research of both the client’s needs, requirements and other similar or related projects to gain a full understanding of the design problems and parameters.
  • Assisting the Project Principal in the formulation of the Client Brief for the project in conjunction with the client.
  • Undertaking the management of the schematic design process.
  • Producing a conceptual design solution with awareness of, and response to, the strategic, financial and time planning for the project.
  • Providing leadership to the Project Team and undertake an ongoing review of subsequent stages of the project to ensure that the integrity of the agreed design solutions are maintained particularly in terms of the development of the design and late variations to the design brief.
  • Assisting Design Leaders through participation in design reviews and mentoring.

About Woods Bagot

WOODS BAGOT is a global architecture studio. We place human experience at the centre of our design process in order to deliver engaging, future-oriented projects that respond to the way people use space. We explore data to predict changing human behaviour. We do this as a global design and consulting studio with a team of over 800 experts working across 16 studios in Australia, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and North America. We do not adhere to a signature style. We operate in a collaborative and open environment where our global studio environment, ideas, teamwork and research allow us to deliver exceptional solutions to our clients.

Woods Bagot prides itself on driving Dynamic Careers. We believe people’s potential is released through opportunities and experiences which are the reward for contribution, initiative, and personal accountability. Our job is to help enable you to take your career to the next level.

Benefits we offer:

In addition to working for a world class design Studio you will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Paid Parental Leave Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Annual Discretionary Bonus
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Program
  • Support scheme for Architectural Registration

How to apply:

If you have the knowledge, skills, and experience for this role, we encourage you to share our vision, to strive for excellence and apply for this role through the LinkedIn job post: Architect (Sydney). Please submit your resume along with an electronic copy of your portfolio (maximum 3MGB). Applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. We do not accept unsolicited resumes or names from agencies.

Mandatory requirement:

It is an essential requirement that at the time of applying for this position applicants must have the legal right to work in Australia.


Inspiration. Innovation. Inclusiveness. We are Woods Bagot.

Woods Bagot is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

At Woods Bagot, we are committed to creating an environment where difference is celebrated, valued and respected, practices are equitable, and our people feel like they belong. We accept that none of us is smarter than all of us. We believe building a diverse workforce is the foundation to creativity and innovative design – it is only by working together that we can realise the potential of our people, clients and communities around us. Through our inclusive leadership and our truly global studio network of strategists, experience designers and scientists, you will find your voice and have the support and flexibility required to bring your whole self to work and build an exceptional career.