Senior Architect
RATIO wrote this on Jan 30

Entrepreneurial, Agile & Creative: Career Opportunity for a Senior Architect

If you are a senior architect, with at least 10 years’ of Canadian experience and wanting to make a change to a firm environment where you can have a leadership role that will make an impact to our clients, team and community, let’s talk.  Through your entrepreneurial spirit, leadership skills and creativity you will lead projects and teams creating successful outcomes for clients.  You have strong interpersonal skills backed by a solid technical background. You are comfortable with both managing multiple projects and teams. You can build and maintain external relationships with clients and sub-contractors.

If you are self-driven, passionate about collaboration and design leading results-based solutions, then we’d love to meet you.

Medium-sized firm

Great team

+  Agile

 +  Light on bureaucracy

+  Interdisciplinary, creative and collaborative



You can expect:

+ An inclusive culture, with an experienced team from diverse backgrounds and experiences.

+ Our open office runs on curiosity, creativity, collaboration and entrepreneurship. And the occasional barbecue.

+ Competitive salary and benefits package

+ Support for training/professional development


What we expect:

+ Skill & experience leading teams and working closely with clients

Creative thinking and problem solving

Strong design project management skills from concept to completion

+ Conversant in all phases of project development and delivery models.  

Exemplary design skills

Proficiency in Revit

Collaborative and professional work ethic

Experience with contract language and liability

Strong communication skills; fluent in written and spoken English


Must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia

LEED AP or higher preferred

Minimum 10  years’ architectural experience in medium to large-scale projects

+ At least 10 years Canadian experience


About us:

RATIO brings distinctive thinking, rigorous creativity and a progressive approach to every project. A ratio expresses proportion, balance and relationship. Our name is grounded in the importance of relations and relationships in our work. Between a building and its environment. Between citizens and structures. Between our firm and our clients.

We are a growing, fully integrated, architecture, interior design & planning firm. With our 60-year history RATIO is well-established, with a diverse team of creative and skilled individuals. Our portfolio of work is broad and current projects include public infrastructure, historic rehabilitation, retail financial services, workspace and cultural facilities.

Contact us!

We would be pleased to receive your cover letter, resume and a small portfolio of relevant work (2MB or less) to  with  ‘Architect Resume’ in the subject line.

We thank all applicants but only those who meet all the above criteria will be contacted.