Careers

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

If you’re looking for an open, collaborative company where you can challenge convention and create spaces that surprise and inspire, please get in touch.

We’re located in beautiful downtown Vancouver, BC.

Send your CV and portfolio to careers@thinkratio.com.

  Senior Architect

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.

Career Opportunity: Senior Architect

We have an immediate opening for a Senior Architect with 15+ years of experience (at least 10 in Canada) who is conversant in all phases of project development and delivery models.  This is an opportunity to have a  leadership role within the firm where the right candidate will grow with us. You will manage multiple projects, small internal teams of 2 - 4, 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.

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

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

Required:

Preference given to AIBC registered Architects

LEED AP or higher preferred

Minimum 15  years' architectural experience in medium to large-scale projects (at least 10 years Canadian experience

 

Contact us!

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

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

 

  Architectural Technologist

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.

Career Opportunity: Architectural Technologist

We are seeking a full-time Architectural Technologist with a minimum of 10 years of Canadian experience to join our team. Applicants must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia. If this is you and you have strong Revit and AutoCAD skills, we'd love to hear from you.

You can expect:

+ A friendly and exciting work environment that will challenge you daily

Projects that require creative and innovative solutions

Responsibility in leading projects and teams

An opportunity to apply sustainable design expertise to all of your work

An opportunity to provide meaningful input on projects at every stage of the design process

A competitive remuneration package and opportunity for growth for the right individuals

What we expect:

A passion for design and great work

Broad design knowledge and project management experience

Ability to synthesize program into design and fully realized construction documents

Ability to solve  complex problems with creative, innovative solutions

Demonstrated local experience (minimum 10 years Canadian experience)

Knowledge of the BC Building Codes and related local bylaws

Knowledge and applied experience with LEED and sustainable design concepts and solutions

A proficiency in English communication skills, both oral and written

Strong Revit and AutoCAD skills are essential.

Contact us!

We would be pleased to receive your cover letter, resume and a small portfolio of relevant work (2MB or less) at careers@thinkratio.com  with Resume in the subject line.

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

Application information

careers@thinkratio.com