Careers

Imagination, innovation, artistry, vision, or ingenuity, no matter the word you use to describe it, the underlying characteristic you will find in every person who works at MTFA is their creativity. MTFA Architecture is an office bursting at the seams with creative energy and imagination in all we do. From designing buildings to exploring our passions outside the office, there’s no limit to the way we look at creating.

MTFA is an award-winning design firm with a team of 35 experts with offices in Arlington, VA and Washington, DC. We believe our most valuable asset is our people and we are always seeking professionals who are committed to design excellence, thrive in an environment of collaboration, and show passion in all that they do.

We offer a business casual work environment, excellent benefits, and a competitive salary. There is room to grow for those who work collaboratively and enjoy managing multiple tasks on a daily basis.

Think MTFA is a good fit for you? Provide a letter of interest, resume and work sample to mtfa@mtfa.net.

MTFA is an equal opportunity employer.

WE'RE HIRING!

We are currently seeking talented individuals to contribute to our growing practice.

MTFA’s mission is to positively shape culture, commerce, and people’s lives through innovative design solutions for the built environment. Our market strengths include: education, culture, commercial, multi-family, government, religious, and historic preservation related projects.

PROJECT ARCHITECT

To join us as a PROJECT ARCHITECT in our studio, you should have:

  • Registered architect with an architecture degree
  • 5 to 15 years of experience
  • Proficiency and project experience in Revit and AutoCAD
  • Experience on Federal Government projects
  • Eligible for Government security clearance
  • Experience with preliminary planning, programming, feasibility studies, concepts, schematic design, design development, construction documents including specifications and construction administration
  • Strong communications and organizational skills
  • Collaborative personality to bring out the best in team situations
  • U.S. Citizen

PROJECT MANAGER

To join us as a PROJECT MANAGER in our studio, you should have:

  • Architecture degree with 8 to 15 years of experience
  • Project manager with experience working with Federal Government clients
  • Eligible for Government security clearance
  • Design sensibilities and management skills
  • Client and teaming relationship skills
  • Experience reviewing and editing specifications
  • Proficiency and experience navigating Revit
  • Strong communications and organizational skills
  • Collaborative personality to bring out the best in team situations
  • Project coordination skills
  • U.S. Citizen

Preservation Architect

MTFA Architecture is seeking an architect with experience in historic preservation, who is committed to transforming visions, enhancing potential, and exceeding expectations in the built environment. In 2014, MTFA acquired John Milner Associates Preservation to form the nucleus of our growing historic preservation firm. We are dedicated to preserving and adapting historic buildings and sites nationwide. Preservation is what we do and what we have been doing for over 40 years.

To join us as a PRESERVATION ARCHITECT in our studio, you should have:

  • Knowledge of the Secretary of Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties
  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in Architecture with a specialization in Historic Preservation
  • 5+ years of historic preservation experience
  • Current architectural registration
  • Interest in the technical aspects of historic properties and buildings, including historic materials
  • Ability to collaborate with consultants and owner's representatives on complex multi-phased projects
  • Strong communications and organizational skills
  • Collaborative personality to bring out the best in team situations
  • Experience with government projects is a plus
  • U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident

Think MTFA is a good fit for you? Provide a letter of interest, resume and work sample to mtfa@mtfa.net. Be sure to include the position title in the subject line of your email.

MTFA is an equal opportunity employer.