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Designer (Level 2 or 3)
Level 2 or 3


Goody Clancy seeks a Level 2/Level 3 Designer to join our team. Designers work in collaborative, close-knit project teams, typically ranging in size from two to eight members, led by a principal and/or project manager. They gain exposure to, and actively participate in, all project phases, starting from initial programming and continuing through construction completion. As a developing professional, Level 2/Level 3 Designers are expected to be active learners capable of working independently with some direction and support. The ideal candidate for this position will have experience and/or interest in education projects, as well as experience and/or interest working with existing buildings 

From seasoned principal to newest hire, every member of our team contributes to a community steeped in mentorship and mutual respect—and as a 100% employee-owned organization, each of us shares in our collective success. We are passionate, intelligent, down-to-earth people who believe in what we do, who bring energy and curiosity to every facet of our work, and who never stop working toward a more inclusive, equitable workplace. Risk-taking is encouraged here, and there are opportunities everywhere for employees to develop professionally and do work they love. 


  • Contribute to the development of design concepts and materials to explore and illustrate project ideas 
  • Assist in the coordination and execution of design details, working with the internal team, consultants and other project stakeholders 
  • Prepare design documents for formal submissions or review  
  • Prepare architectural presentation graphics 
  • Survey, analyze, and document existing building conditions, including code requirements and sustainable design criteria 
  • Manage project digital files and data collection 

Qualifications and Required Experience:

  • Professional degree in architecture or preservation  
  • 2 to 7 years relevant professional experience 
  • Experience with Autodesk Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, rendering and other 3D modeling applications 
  • Excellent design, organization, and communication skills 
  • Ability to manage tasks independently with support and guidance from others 

Compensation / Benefits:

  • Hourly or salaried compensation commensurate with experience 
  • Participation in a 100% employee-owned firm through our Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP) 
  • Professional development support: licensure and professional accreditation exam reimbursement 
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave 
  • Medical (70% employer-paid); life and disability insurance; available dental, optical, cafeteria plan, 401(k) 
  • Hybrid workplace: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays we work together from our office in Boston's Back Bay; the remaining 2 days you have the option to work from wherever you choose! 

Position Reports to: Project Managers and Principals

To Apply

Submit by e-mail to 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.

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