Careers

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Anne Hamersky
David Baker Architects (DBA) is a progressive architecture firm that creates acclaimed buildings in urban environments.

DBA is known for exceptional housing, creative site strategies, designing for density, and integrating new construction into the public realm. We design thoughtful places that allow communities to thrive and that serve as a multiplier of good—that enable or support further engagement, connection, or community benefit.

The firm is a Certified B Corp, a JUST Label organization, and a signatory of the AIA 2030 Commitment, with strong values in advancing social equity and sustainability in architecture.

DBA has offices in San Francisco, Oakland, and Birmingham, Alabama. 

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DBA Job Postings

Architect or Architectural Designer (5-15 Years Experience)

We are seeking a talented and engaged Architect or Architectural Designer to join our team. This position offers a great opportunity to design and manage projects from concept through completion and to work with highly engaged colleagues committed to being a “multiplier of good”—doing work that creates a ripple outward of positive effects.

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Architectural Intern

We're seeking an Architectural Intern for a paid, full-time, 8 to 12 week-duration internship to be completed within our San Francisco Office. This position offers a great opportunity to work with a group of committed, mission-driven architects.

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Construction Administration Architect (10+ years)

We are seeking a talented and engaged licensed architect to join us in the San Francisco Bay Area. This position offers a great opportunity to bring multiple projects to fruition and to mentor and collaborate with highly engaged colleagues committed to being a “multiplier of good”—doing work that creates a ripple outward of positive effects.

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Design and Research Data Intern

We're seeking a Design and Research Data Intern for a paid, full-time, 8 to 12 week-duration internship to be completed within our San Francisco or Oakland Office. This position offers a great opportunity to observe and analyze themes in building features and results across our entire portfolio, and to work with a group of committed, mission-driven architects.

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Project Accountant

We are seeking a Project Accountant to join the financial team at our collaborative firm. In this role you’ll use problem solving and critical thinking while applying accounting, finance, and business acumen. This role is under the direct supervision of the Financial Director and will work with the Financial Director, Firm Principals, Project Managers, and Accounting Personnel.

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