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Jacobs Lab Project Architect in Boston, Massachusetts

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we challenge what is currently accepted, so we can shape innovative and lasting solutions with Architectural design for our Life Science clients.

If you’re interested in a rewarding career working with the industry’s best and most innovative Lab Planning Architects and Designers, working with the Director of Lab Design, Project Managers, Design/Technical staff and reporting directly to the Group Manager then Jacobs is where you belong. We are looking for a driven and curious Lab Project Architect for our Boston, MA Office.

This position may start as a remote role but you will still interface with your team and the clients, client representatives and contractors for technical aspects and project design, and conduct periodic meetings in Boston for on-site observation during construction.

Our Lab projects are unique in that they are extremely fast pace and require us to be knowledgeable in Lab architectural design, construction detailing, zoning, building codes, building systems and materials. Our Clients will face a myriad of issues and lean on you for expert advice as you steer them through providing design, sound solutions and strategy. With this we’ll ask you to prepare and present presentations from research, studies, and reports. You’ll assist in preparing budgets design and documentation scheduling.

Your most impactful mission in this role is to embrace living inclusion every day and enabling diversity and quality globally. For us, this means creating a culture of belonging where we all thrive by embracing all perspectives. An inclusive culture with many perspectives through diverse backgrounds allows us to leverage knowledge, leadership and connection to bring forth opportunity, creativity and growth.

At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other


Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Master’s in architecture

  • Architecture Registration (Massachusetts)

  • Demonstrated program experience in the usage of Revit, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office and Adobe suite

  • Extensive experience with building code

  • Ability to travel to project sites in the Greater Boston Area

Ideally, You’ll Also Have

  • Participation in professional organizations

  • LEED AP credentials

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws ( and supplemental language. (

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.