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We’re Hiring! Wanted: Senior Landscape Architect

 DAVID RUBIN Land Collective seeks a Senior Landscape Architect for our Philadelphia studio.

  • Senior Landscape Architect (10+ Years’ Experience)

DAVID RUBIN Land Collective seeks an experienced landscape architect to join our studio. We’re looking for an enthusiastic, design-minded collaborator who represents the ethos and goals of the studio in both their temperament and their design skills. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in landscape architecture or architecture, with at least 10 years’ relevant experience. The successful candidate will be expected to perform a broad range of tasks within the studio, including but not limited to marketing and business development, project management, informing projects with design ideas that balance spatial- and form-based matters, project and staff management, proposal development, drawing production, technical review and all aspects of construction administration processes. Of particular importance is the desire and capacity to mentor junior staff.

Candidates should have excellent design skills and aesthetic sensibilities, and the ability to render ideas digitally and by hand. The position requires proficiency in AutoCAD, and Adobe Creative Suite, along with an appreciation for the utilization of other digital programs, including Rhino, and model-making as an integral part of the design process. Knowledge of Revit is not required but preferred. Horticulture, site sustainability, and other technical knowledge is a plus.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and portfolio in PDF format. The total file size of submitted materials should not exceed 20 MB. Please send this package to info@land-collective.com or see land-collective.com/contact. Please put “Employment Application – Senior Landscape Architect: (Your Name Here)” as the title.


Practicing both nationally and internationally, DAVID RUBIN Land Collective is a landscape architecture, urban design, and planning studio committed to creating socially-purposeful design strategies. It is an appreciation for empathy that drives the studio’s design process. Land Collective collaborates with cities, institutions, like-minded designers and engineers, and developers to create human-centered works that synthesize art, technology, and the social sciences. Land Collective’s work varies in scale, from large, urban constructs to intimate, small-scale interventions. Our studio celebrates the virtues of empathy, social sustainability, and powerfully simple solutions to complex challenges. Using design as a tool, we problem solve on behalf of our clients and their constituents.