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Project Architect

  • Norfolk, Virginia
  • Position ID: 3574
  • Minimum Experience: 4 years
  • Education: BSARCH
  • Registration: (Not Specified)
  • Required Skills: Microsoft Office; REVIT
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Are you motivated, energetic and ready to take your career to the next level? Burgess & Niple is seeking a licensed Project Architect to join our Norfolk office.

B&N Project Architect Responsibilities

  • Assist in project detail construction drawing development from design development to completing construction documents
  • Work independently and coordinate architectural design efforts with engineering disciplines as part of a team providing design and technical leadership on select projects throughout various project phases
  •  Interface with clients and manage existing relationships
  • Conduct field visits during construction phase to monitor and review progress of construction and complete reports

Skills & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture required from an NAAB accredited program
  • Registered Architect in Virginia with a NCARB certificate not required but preferred. 
  • Four or more years of related experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, REVIT, AutoCAD and Bluebeam or Adobe 
  • Client interfacing experience
  • Excellent communication skills and detail oriented
  • Self-motivated and adaptable, including the capability to learn virtual collaboration tools


  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Immediate accrued paid time off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule
  • Flexible spending or health savings account options
  • Basic life insurance/short-term & long-term disability coverage at no cost to the employee with option to purchase supplemental life insurance
  • Bonus program
  • Flexible hours and hybrid work schedule options
  • Tuition assistance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Casual dress


At B&N, we are dedicated to improving ourselves and the communities we serve. We do this by providing employees with opportunities for fulfillment, learning and advancement while delivering awesome experiences to our clients. We are committed to exploring new capabilities, emerging technologies and opportunities that will help create future growth.

We are engineers, architects, planners, scientists, geologists and designers. We are also innovators and leaders, entrepreneurs and collaborators. We are traffic engineers and parents of teenage drivers. We are site designers and homeowners. Ecologists and dog walkers. Funding experts and foodbank volunteers. We believe that these collective connections to the communities we serve are an asset to B&N and our clients.

Apply today and discover the possibilities for your career at B&N.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click here to view our Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Policy Statement.