Position: Architectural Designer (Level 1 or 2)
: Architecture/Preservation
Type of Employment: Full time
Experience Level: 1 to 4 years
Location: Boston, MA


The Architectural Designer will work primarily in project teams of two to eight, led by a principal or project manager, in all project phases from programming through construction.  He or she is a developing professional and is expected to be an active learner and engaged in the community outside the office.  Experience/interest in historic or existing buildings is a plus. Qualified applicants may be asked to submit letter of interest, resume and portfolio. Candidates for co-op employment for a fixed term in 2022 or for summer employment will also be considered.


  • Prepare design documents in various media and applications
  • Manage project digital files and information
  • Prepare presentations for active projects and for marketing or internal research
  • Conduct building documentation and analysis for existing-conditions survey, code, or sustainability


  • Professional degree in architecture or preservation
  • Relevant prior professional experience
  • Experience with Autodesk Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, rendering and modeling applications
  • Excellence in design, organization and communications


  • Salaried position; level and type of compensation commensurate with experience
  • Paid vacation, holidays, sick leave
  • Professional development support; firm sponsored training and conference attendance
  • Medical, dental, life and disability insurance, cafeteria plan, 401(k), ESOP
  • 2022 workplace plan:  three days in office, two days work where you choose

POSITION REPORTS TO: Project Managers and Principals


Submit by e-mail to hr@goodyclancy.com.  Indicate the position for which you are applying.  Attach a cover letter, resume and sample portfolio pages (attachments not to exceed 10MB); please don’t link to file-sharing websites.  Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be considered. Goody Clancy is an Affirmative-Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and participant in the U.S. Federal E-Verify program.  Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Information on the firm and its projects is available at www.goodyclancy.com

About the firm:  Based in Boston and working nationally, Goody Clancy is an interdisciplinary firm of architects, preservationists, planners and urban designers.  The diverse work of the firm has been honored for both its design excellence and its social responsibility with more than one hundred design awards, including six national AIA Honor awards and the 2013 APA National Excellence Award for a Planning Firm.  Goody Clancy was the first employer in the city of Boston to earn the JUST label from the International Living Future Institute, and our profile is at https://just.living-future.org/s/organizations/20-organizations/goody-clancy

Goody, Clancy & Associates, Inc.
420 Boylston St.
Boston, MA  02116