Vida Design is a full service boutique interior design firm in Portland, Oregon specializing in urban multi-family, commercial and hospitality projects. We are looking to expand our team by bringing on a talented designer who demonstrates an excellent design sensibility, creativity, and has strong technical skills.


-A minimum of 3 years’ experience in an architectural/interior design firm Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Architecture or Interior Design
-Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, Sketch Up, Adobe Creative Suite, and MS Office Suite.
-Experience on large scale commercial, multi-family or hospitality projects
-Experience drafting full scope construction drawing sets
-An appreciation for collaboration
-Detailing and construction knowledge
-Great communication skills
-FF&E knowledge and experience
-A passion for the creative process
-A willingness to get your hands a little dirty
-The ability to successfully build and maintain relationships both in-house and with clients
-A professional appearance and conduct who always has a friendly, outgoing approach
-Excellent time management and multitasking skills
-The ability to adjust to changing priorities, deadlines and schedules


-Interface weekly with associate or project manager on project status, scheduling and deliverables
-Develop project design intent and goals for successful implementation
-Work closely with team members on design execution
-Mentor and lead junior designers
-Ability to oversee the development of a complete set of construction documents, including plans, elevations and details
-Preparation of FF&E budgets and specifications
-Participate in the design of custom furniture, rugs and lighting and coordinate with our vendors
-Ability to collaborate with consultants and partnering architectural firms
-Oversee sub-contractors and manage on-site installs to ensure beautiful, seamless installations


Vida Design offers an incredibly supportive work environment that strives to provide a collaborative and creative culture. We are located in the Central East-side district of Portland, in an industrial building with a great vibe. We have projects throughout the west coast which allows the opportunity to travel. Full time employees are offered health insurance, 401K match, vacation pay and a monthly cell phone stipend.


Email with the subject line “Interior Design Position”
Submit the following in one PDF file:
Portfolio, cover letter, resume.