Junior Architect

(minimum 3-5 years of experience)

DIAP is an Architecture and Planning firm based on the Peninsula for over 35 years.

We are seeking a dedicated individual w/ proven design & production skills, versatility and commitment for a variety of project types and programs throughout the world. Architectural Degree and advanced AutoCAD proficiency is required. Graduate degree and foreign languages preferred. Candidate must be familiar with Construction Documents and Detailing, and Hand-Drawing ability.

We offer a wide variety of project types, comfortable and motivating environment, and flexible working hours.

About us:

We are a group of architects sharing the vision: designing environment that enrich visual experience and people’s lives.

Our flexible approach to design issues is the focus in our dialog with clients. We partner with our clients in collaborative and flexible environment and our buildings are highly contextual, inspired by symbolic qualities and presence of built environment.

In today’s continuously changing economical and technological climate, we believe that flexibility in our work is the key to the success of our clients.

We are dedicated to creating great buildings, which reflect our dynamic vision and meet client expectations. Our tradition of striving for excellence is supported by our zero-claim liability record and recognition by our clients and contractors.

Founded in 1982 by Dan Ionescu, DIAP evolved from a local San Francisco Bay Area firm, to an international, well-diversified architectural practice with offices in other locations around the world.

DIAP has history of outstanding volume of design and planning achievements encompassing such recognized projects as the Grandview, Villa, and Ansley high-rise luxury residential buildings in Atlanta, GA, Bridgepointe condominiums in Foster City, CA, and 4th and Townsend mixed-use in San Francisco, CA.

For over 35 years DIAP maintained its commitment to integrity of design by establishing an extensive network of consultants, which enables DIAP to remain focused on quality of design and service while operating with comprehensive resources and support.

Dan Ionescu Architects and Planners/DIAP

1611 Borel Place #230

San Mateo, CA 94402

(650) 570-6681


Please send resume and cover letter to careers@diap.com, addressed to Dan Ionescu.