Senior Landscape Project Architect/Designer


Scot Eckley, Inc. 

Job Description

See your designs get built! Scot Eckley, Inc. is an award-winning, talented Seattle residential Landscape Design-Build studio specializing in outdoor living spaces and urban gardens. We are looking for an equally talented Senior Project Landscape Architect/Designer to lead our projects from design through construction. We are a high-energy group and working with us is both exciting and rewarding. We work with trusting, engaged and fun clients in the immediate Seattle area. We are deeply committed to great design and great relationships with our employees and clients. We help our employees grow and develop professionally and personally. 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Build great client, co-worker and vendor relationships
  • Lead and track client development and onboarding
  • Design gardens and landscape from Schematic Design through Presentation Drawings
  • Generate construction drawings for our install crew 
  • Co-manage project management with Construction Manager In the event you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted directly.

Thank you and we look forward to learning more about you! Scot Eckley Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Scot Eckley Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. 

Job Requirements

Experience/ Education / Certifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Landscape Architecture, or relevant experience or education 
  • 8+ years of Design/Build experience


Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent creative skills and ability to translate customer requirements into design.
  • Commitment to providing the highest quality customer service.
  • Ability to manage simultaneous Design/Build Projects within budget from initial client contact through all phases of the project, keeping client needs paramount.
  • Be knowledgeable of and have experience with detailed concrete, masonry, stone and wood construction methodologies and implementation, drainage design, soil types, Puget Sound plants and horticultural best practices.
  • Be capable of working with design teams, consultants and crews through all design stages from concept through construction.
  • Must be highly proficient in AutoCAD and Sketch-up – this is a prerequisite of the position.
  • Proficient in Abode Creative Suite Products, MS Office, Google Business, and cloud-based storage products.
  • Have outstanding design graphic skills (hand drawing as well as computer graphics).
  • Be a team player with a positive “can-do” attitude, who is fun, friendly, and professional.
  • Organized, detail-oriented, and have excellent verbal/written communication skills.
  • Ability to self-direct/self-manage.
  • Maintain a professional appearance that is in line with company culture.
  • Valid WA State driver’s license, clean driving record and current auto insurance with full coverage. 

Terms of Employment

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Paid time off 
  • Paid holidays
  • Medical and Dental
  • 401K

How to Apply

Email resume, cover letter and portfolio to [email protected]. Please do not contact the employer directly. 

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