Working Here

We are a diverse group of professionals with a single vision: to be the trusted advisors to the best clients in the world.

Design Your Future

Realize your ambition for meaningful, creative work with the leader in high-performance design.

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If you have a passion for creativity and thrive in a collaborative environment, we’re looking to add new members to our team. For us, design is a way to make a positive impact on the world.

Tom Birdsey Tom Birdsey, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C President & Chief Executive Officer

Own It

We know our people are the key to our success, so we’ve made EYP a 100% employee-owned organization. Our ESOP (employee stock-ownership plan) means you share in the rewards, not just the work. Your stock in EYP costs you nothing. Sharing ownership is just one of the ways we foster an open, collaborative culture.

Be a Part of Great Projects Like These

At EYP, great ideas have a way of quickly becoming great designs. We cultivate innovation through diversity, staffing teams with individuals of varying backgrounds, passions, and expertise to address complex challenges together and collectively achieve the best possible design for each client.

Build Your Career

We foster a culture of lifelong learning by providing exceptional professional development opportunities. EYP/U, our award-winning training and education program, offers a comprehensive curriculum (Architecture, Engineering, Energy, Interior Design) taught by in-house authorities. We additionally reimburse tuition costs at accredited institutions  and provide rewards for initial licensing, registration, and/or certification. You'll also receive paid study and examination time. EYP additionally awards grants to support research proposed by employees in an in-house competition. Last but not least, you'll be mentored by industry leaders and have the chance to work side by side with experts in all disciplines. EYP's knowledge-sharing culture has been showcased in the Harvard Business Review.

Get to Know Us

We are creative people who love what we do and are inspired by our clients. If you're interested in working for a firm that embraces collaborative innovation and values making a positive difference in the world, you'll find like-minded colleagues here. We work across offices in the United States and Europe, so you'll get to know a diverse group of people and enjoy opportunities to partner on a wide range of projects.

Enjoy Great Rewards

We offer a wide range of benefits for our employees and their families, including:

  • Health Care, Vision, Dental, Life, Travel, and Disability Plans
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Performance-based Compensation Opportunities
  • Continuing Education and Professional Development
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan

Our complete list of benefits includes:

Health care*

Co-funded by EYP and You– Eligible first of the month following date of hire

You have a choice between a national Preferred Provider Organization (PPO), a Deductible-First EPO, an Exclusive Provider Organization (EPO), or a High Deductible Health Plan. Individual employee and family/ domestic partner coverage options are available.

Vision*

Funded by You– Eligible first of the month following date of hire

Vision coverage allows in-network and out-of-network coverage. Both individual and family/domestic partner coverage options are available.

Dental*

Co-funded by EYP and You– Eligible first of the month following date of hire

EYP offers PPO Dental Insurance covering preventative, basic, and major services.

Life Insurance

Funded by EYP– Eligible first of the month following date of hire

Term Life Insurance is provided in an amount equal to basic annual earnings, up to a maximum of $100,000.

Additional Term Life Insurance

Funded by You– Eligible first of the month following date of hire

Optional Term Life Protection enables the purchase of additional term life insurance in increments of $25,000, up to $500,000. Spouse and dependent coverage options are also available.

Accidental Death & Dismemberment

Funded by EYP – Eligible first of the month following date of hire

Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance pays a benefit of one times your annual salary up to a maximum of $100,000.

Travel Accident Insurance

Funded by EYP– Eligible date of hire

Travel Accident Insurance is offered, providing additional insurance coverage when traveling on firm business either domestically or internationally.

Short-term Disability

Funded by EYP – Eligible the first day after four consecutive weeks worked*

Short-term Disability income protection applies if the disability is for a non-work related accident or illness. Benefits equal 50% of your average weekly income, up to a maximum of $170 a week.

Supplemental Short-term Disability

Funded by You– Eligible first of the month after the policy with Trustmark is completed

Supplemental Short-term Disability income protection insurance pays a benefit, when you are out on disability due to a non-work related accident or illness.

Long-term Disability

Funded by You– Eligible first of the month following date of hire

Long-term Disability pays a benefit up to 60% of your annual salary to a maximum of $5,000 per month when you are out of work for more than ninety (90) days due to a non-work related accident or illness.

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Sponsored by EYP, Funded by You– Eligible first of the month following date of hire

Flexible Spending Accounts allow you to set aside pre-tax dollars for reimbursement of qualified medical or dependent care expenses as determined by the IRS and subject to plan limits.

Health Savings Account (HSA)

Sponsored by EYP, Funded by You– Eligible first of the month following date of hire

Health Savings Accounts allow you to set aside pre-tax dollars for reimbursement of qualified medical expenses as determined by the IRS and subject to plan limits.

* Must be enrolled in a High Deductible Heath Plan to participate

Commuter Benefit Plan (CBP)

Sponsored by EYP, Funded by You– Eligible first of the month following date of hire

Pre-tax parking and mass transit accounts are available and allow you to set aside pre-tax dollars for qualified parking and/or mass transit/vanpooling expenses as determined by the IRS.

401(k) Retirement Savings Plan

Eligible first of the month following thirty (30) days of service

You may invest the maximum amount allowed by the IRS. You are always 100% vested in your contributions. The firm will make a matching contribution equal to 25% of your salary deferral on the first 4% of your salary. You will become fully vested in the company match after one year of service. The plan offers a variety of investment options, convenient paperless transactions, and 24/7 account access via internet or phone.

Employee Assistance Program

Funded by EYP– Eligible first day of the month following date of hire

This program is designed to make available professional and confidential assistance for personal and professional problems that may affect your quality of life. EAP staff members will assist you and your family members with a wide variety of personal, financial, legal, and wellness issues.

Other Benefits

  • Paid Time Off Programs and 10 Paid Holidays
  • EYP/U continued education and professional development
  • Professional Seminar and Conference Attendance
  • Paid Time Off for Professional Licensure (study & exam)
  • Performance-based Compensation Opportunities
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Professional Licensing Certification/Dues Assistance
  • Comprehensive Employer-sponsored Wellness Program
  • Alternative schedules/core office hours

* Pretax premium deduction is an option as determined by IRS.

Fellowships

As a knowledge-based design firm, we offer unique fellowship opportunities for top talent to develop to their fullest intellectual, creative, and leadership potential through: the Tradewell Fellowship for Healthcare planners and designers; the John L. Weidt Fellowship for architects and engineers interested in reducing the negative impacts of buildings on the natural environment; and the Edmund Kohlberg Memorial Leadership Fund, which provides educational and professional development opportunities to outstanding EYP employees.

Internships

EYP office workspaces

EYP is regularly rated as one of the Best Places to Work in the AE industry nationwide. Our interns work on sustainable design projects from pre-design to construction. You'll gain valuable experience by working with architects and engineers who are industry experts. Interested in learning more about our internships?

Join Our Team

From Albany to Atlanta, Minnetonka to Houston and beyond - each of our offices brings its own unique flavor to EYP's creative culture. Wherever your office, you'll enjoy significant career opportunities on strong teams working for the best clients.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

EYP is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

As an equal employment opportunity employer and consistent with applicable law, EYP provides access and opportunities to those with disabilities. This commitment includes providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who seek to access the company's online application system. If an applicant is unable to fully access EYP’s online application system, EYP will provide a reasonable accommodation.

Applicants with disabilities may contact us at hr@eypae.com or 518.795.3800 for assistance accessing the online application system. Please be sure to include a detailed description of your requested accommodation, your name and preferred method of contact. EYP will make every effort to respond to your request within one business day during normal business hours. This email alias is not for the general submissions of application materials. Application materials submitted through hr@eypae.com will not be considered. EYP will not provide a response to inquiries made to hr@eypae.com that are not related to accessibility of the online application system by persons with disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity is the law.