Senior Project Architect (New Orleans)

We are currently looking for Healthcare Project Architects to join our New Orleans studio.


Coordinate and collaborate with clients, project team members and consultants from startup and pre-design through construction and occupancy to program and meet project requirements, vision, and goals.

Develop high quality design solutions and prepare presentations and documents through schematic design, design development and construction documents phases.

Deliver projects on schedule and within budget while embracing EDR’s culture of sustainability and design (beauty=performance).

Help in directing and managing project teams, mentoring staff, and representing the firm externally to clients and project stakeholders.

Manage regulatory submission and coordination with various federal, state, and local AHJ’s involved with our projects. Must be comfortable with code research. Familiarity with FGI is preferred but not required.


Qualified candidates must have at least 5 years of professional work experience at an architecture with at least three years of recent Project Architect/Project Manager experience. Experience in Health Care and/or Senior Living projects is a plus.

Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from an accredited school of design and either active US registration or active licensure pursuit are required.

Extensive knowledge of design, trends, space planning, construction methodology, interior materials and finishes, FF&E and planning codes.

Strong technical, creative and interpersonal skills.

Proficiency in Revit is required.

LEED certification is expected.

Additional healthcare focused certifications are preferred but not required (i.e., ACHA, EDAC, CHID, etc.).


EskewDumezRipple offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, short- and long-term disability, life insurance, competitive PTO, and parental leave. Our studio also hosts weekly happy hours and numerous employee events throughout the year.

To Apply

EskewDumezRipple is a welcoming studio dedicated to equity and inclusion and encourages applications from diverse candidates. To be considered for employment, please submit your resume along with any other relevant portfolio materials that reflect relevant experience to

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