Employment Enquiries

We are experienced in a range of disciplines and welcome skilled individuals to join our team, if you are interested in working with us, please email your cv and a cover letter to the relevant office.


Architecture arch_mel@sjb.com.au
Interiors  interiors_mel@sjb.com.au
Planning plan_mel@sjb.com.au
Urban urban_mel@sjb.com.au


Architecture arch_syd@sjb.com.au
Interiors   interiors_syd@sjb.com.au
Planning plan_syd@sjb.com.au


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Advice for potential SJB employees

Send us your CV and portfolio with a brief covering message via email to the relevant SJB office.

Provide your CV and portfolio as PDF attachments with a total size less than 10MB. Do not send us a link to an online portfolio - these are not always easy to access and cannot be saved within our candidate management system. 

Include in your CV

  • Contact details: full name, email, mobile phone, current location, e.g. Sydney, NSW
  • Availability and preferred location
  • Details of current work rights for Australia, e.g. citizen, permanent resident, working visa details
  • Education: education institution, degree, graduation year
  • Software expertise including the type of software as well as your proficiency level, e.g. Revit - basic
  • Employment history: the name of organisation, role, start and finish dates
  • Limit to two pages if you can!

Architectural portfolio formatting suggestions

  • Include a selection of recent and relevant projects that you have worked on which best demonstrate your capability
  • Include images and please make sure drawings, photographs and 3D visualisations are appropriately attributed
  • Describe your role in the project, including the stages you worked. You do not need to include a marketing blurb for the project
  • Ideally include construction value, location and size 

Cover email

  • Include what it is you are looking for in your next role and tell us anything about you that we need to know and won't see in your CV and portfolio.

Experienced Grad / Architect

SJB Architects, Sydney

We are looking for a driven Graduate or recently registered Architect to join our team and quickly grow into a project leadership role.

In this role you will:

  • Coordinate stakeholders associated with the project – the project team, client, builder and other consultants
  • Lead the delivery of architectural documentation packages through design development, tender and construction phases
  • Take a role on site to review the built works and report on consistency with design intent
  • Relevant experience and interest:

    • You will have an interest in deepening your knowledge of residential, mixed-use and commercial projects
    • You will be a passionate advocate for design
    • Ideally you will have Australian experience in medium to large-scale projects.

Tip: Please make sure you demonstrate your abilities in these areas by articulating the role you played in the projects you include in your portfolio.

If this role is of interest to you, please send your CV and portfolio as a PDF (less than 10MB) to HR and Operations Manager, SJB Architects (Sydney) via arch_syd@sjb.com.au. All enquiries will be treated confidentially.

We are not seeking candidates via recruitment agencies for this role. Preference will be given to candidates who apply to SJB directly.


Senior Project Architect

SJB Architects, Sydney

We are looking for dynamic and driven architects who are ready to capitalise on their experience and step up into a project architect role. This role involves high level responsibility, autonomy and opportunity. You will form a critical part of a powerhouse team delivering design-led, high quality projects.

We have commercial, mixed use, civic, adaptive reuse and residential projects that need experienced architects now. Your role will be running all the day to day aspects of the project, under the direction of an Associate. You will be on the tools in Revit, leading the documentation of the project and liaising with consultants.

We will support you in driving your own career development within SJB. There will be opportunities to work on a broad range of project typologies and scales over time. We offer training, mentoring and ongoing professional development support at all levels.

We are a young, energetic, hardworking, inclusive and social team of 75 working from our Surry Hills studio. We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements to suit individual needs. This role will suit someone who is driven, self-motivated and willing to take on a challenge.

There are a few things that are 'must-haves', so please ensure you articulate these clearly in your application:

  • High level of Revit proficiency
  • Project delivery experience on medium or large-scale buildings
  • Solid knowledge of construction and experience taking projects to site
  • Current right to work in Australia.

Find out more about some of SJB's recent projects on our website www.sjb.com.au/projects. We also offer advice for presenting your CV and portfolio at the top of this page. Please note, our preference is always to deal with candidates directly, so we are not seeking candidates put forward by recruitment agencies.

You can contact HR and Operations Manager SJB Sydney via LinkedIn for more information or email your application to arch_syd@sjb.com.au.


3D Architectural Visualiser

SJB Architects, Sydney

Creative ownership of your visualisations from start to finish

SJB is the opposite of a production-line environment. Enjoy artistic freedom and control of your work from zero to finish. Join a small but dynamic team within a large design-led architectural practice in Sydney's Surry Hills. 

The team enjoys creative licence on many images produced, so this role would suit someone with an eye for design and interest in working with our Architects on design development. We use 3DS Max, Cinema 4D and Vray.

The role will involve production of exterior and interior images, aerial shots and high-end luxury marketing images. There is also opportunity to work on animations, 360 images and RealTime VR production. VR and UnReal Engine experience would be highly regarded.

This opportunity is open to direct candidates only - we are not seeking candidates via recruitment agencies for this role.

Send us your five best images (interior + exterior) and your CV to start a conversation about working at SJB. Send your info to: arch_syd@sjb.com.au

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Urban Designer

SJB Urban, Sydney

Carve your own career path and help shape Sydney

The SJB Urban team in Sydney is growing. We're offering the opportunity for urban designers to join us to work on significant urban design and masterplanning projects shaping the future of Sydney.  

SJB Urban is an autonomous design studio which enjoys all the benefits of being part of a major multidisciplinary design firm. 

We offer a variety of work including precinct design, masterplanning, policy development, concept design, research and design competitions. 

We value different perspectives and strive to develop innovative new ways of practice. Working on SJB Urban projects you will have the opportunity to push the boundaries of urban design, integrating research and technology to deliver great urban design outcomes.

Must-haves for us include:

  • Urban Design or Architectural qualifications and a passion for urban design
  • Experience as an urban designer in government or private sector
  • Strong written, verbal and graphic communication skills
  • Problem-solving mindset and the ability to think creatively, critically and strategically
  • Ability to work independently while seeking out info needed to work effectively.

Tips for applying

Please respond to the following in your application:

  • Demonstrate your graphic communication skills by including relevant work in your portfolio and let us know what software you have used to create graphics
  • Demonstrate your industry experience by articulating the role you have played on key projects in your portfolio
  • In your covering email, let us know what you are looking for in your next role and what you think you bring to the table.

Sound like a fit for your career? We'd love to hear from you. Send your CV to arch_syd@sjb.com.au or contact HR and Operations Manager, SJB Sydney via LinkedIn.

This opportunity is open to direct candidates only - we are not seeking candidates via recruitment agencies for this role.