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Architectural Designer

Chesapeake, Richmond, or Roanoke Office

About RRMM Architects

RRMM is an award-winning, multi-disciplinary design firm. Every day our employees strive to create exceptional places to live, work, play, and learn. Our firm uses the power of design to strengthen and inspire the communities we serve.

While we are large enough to rank nationally, RRMM Architects consists of a tight knit, collaborative group with diverse backgrounds and design experiences. We are united by the common interest to provide superior service to our clients.

The Position 

We are looking for a creative, passionate, and driven professional with higher education design experience to join one of our Chesapeake, Richmond or Roanoke offices. The ideal candidate will be proactive with a desire to work in a collaborative team environment to create innovative design solutions and be driven towards participation in RRMM University’s AXP, Mentoring and Continuing Education Programs focused on career development and architectural licensing. You will be incorporated into teams with architects, project designers, interior designers, graphics personnel, construction administrators, and sustainability specialists- a key component of our practice.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist project team in creating architectural designs and concepts based on client input and feedback.
  • Work with project team in developing site plans, floor plans, building elevations, building sections, details, code review for various phase submissions.
  • Utilize Building Information Modeling and other software packages, coordinate building systems (structural, mechanical, electrical, etc.) to ensure compatibility with the design intent.
  • Work with Project Leadership to modify designs to meet the changing needs of each client, desired campus aesthetic, and educational institution goals.
  • Assist construction administration leadership in overseeing Construction Administration efforts and leading RRMM’s CA Team with communication to Owners and Contractors.
  • Attend project coordination and meetings with internal team members and/or external consultants.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Degree in Architecture; Licensed Architect or pursuing licensure preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of building construction systems codes, and phases of architectural document production.
  • Ability to work collaboratively to conduct space planning, block planning, and adjacencies in coordination with building program.
  • Work directly with design leadership to develop building designs and construction documents.
  • Participate and collaborate in a project team setting through all phases of architectural document production.
  • Extensive experience (or ability to learn) Revit, Building Information Modeling and BIM 360, Enscape rendering and visualization software, Adobe InDesign, Newforma and Microsoft Office.

We offer a competitive salary and generous package of benefits.


RRMM Architects is an architectural and interior design firm with 120+ employees. Our home office is in Chesapeake, Virginia with other Virginia satellite offices in Richmond, Roanoke and Arlington, as well as Rockville, Maryland.


Please apply below. Questions can be submitted through our Contact Us page. No phone calls please.

RRMM is a drug-free workplace and an equal opportunity employer. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required eligibility verification form upon hire.


RRMM is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions (including lactation), age, genetic information, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.