Join Our Team

We provide career opportunities to emerging talent in the creative fields of architecture, planning, economic development, and art.




advance with continued professional development support

work in a popular vacation destination, Virginia Beach

have fun as you contribute
to the community




learn from experienced architects and other creatives

voice your ideas in an inclusive team environment 

collaborate on challenging, long-scale urban projects

At Saunders + Crouse Architects, you will…

Here, You Can Make A Difference

We believe in the power of architecture.

Design can do so much more than serve its basic purpose - it can contribute to the shaping of a community.

To use architecture to revitalize urban areas, enhance the flow of daily life, and inspire people to come together. 

our mission


Our attractive compensation, benefits packages, and paid time off are just a few ways that we show how much we value your contributions. 

As an equal opportunity employer, we promise to provide qualified applicants fair consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other protected status.

At S+CA, we value our team members. 

For unlisted full-time, flexible time, or internship opportunities, please submit your qualifications via email to John Crouse, Partner at S+CA.


Interested in joining our team?

+  100% paid health insurance for team members

+  Generous PTO Policy

+  7 paid Holidays

+  401(k) plan

+  Short and long-term disability

+  Term life insurance policy of $100,000.00

+  Saunders + Crouse Architects will pay for fees to take professional license exams AND reimburse time used to take exam, ONCE the exam is passed successfully

+  Mentorship program for interns, with exposure to the many aspects of architectural design practice

+  Firm will pay for professional dues for membership in AIA or other organization
+  Flex spending program (before tax dollars) for voluntary benefits programs such as AFLAC, Beneflex FSA and Dependent Care or dental insurance

+  Weekly educational lunchtime seminars/presentations for continuing educational credits

+  Location in the urban Virginia Beach Town Center, on the 16th floor, with many options for dining, shopping, and living

+  Covered parking in parking structure

+  Annual performance and salary reviews

+  Open, collaborative and creative work environment

+  Flexible work schedule

Benefits to Team Members


Current Openings

We are seeking a talented architect who will contribute experience, flair, insight, and enthusiasm to challenging urban projects. Our firm is motivated to advance the art of sustainable community architecture, and we are looking for a professional who will share in our collective enthusiasm for challenging projects. 

In addition to a desire to excel and work in a collaborative environment, we seek the following qualifications:

+  5 - 10 years experience as a project architect professional
+  B. Arch required; architectural registration and LEED accreditation preferred
+  Strong conceptual and schematic design skillsets
+  Experience working on complex projects
+  Skillful planning and adeptness at applying code requirements
+  Self-motivated and the ability to lead a small team
+  Proficiency with REVIT required
+  Hand-drawing skills are a plus.

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your resume and portfolio via email to John Crouse, Partner at SCA.

Project Architect