CannonDesigners are passionate about our purpose, “Together, we create design solutions to the greatest challenges facing our clients and society.” We seek talented, diverse individuals who share our passion and are motivated to meet the challenge.
Featured Careers: West Coast Opportunities
Designers in our Northern California (San Francisco) and Southern California (Los Angeles) offices play a critical role in bringing the built environment to life. With every project, we roll up our sleeves and co-create with our clients to design architectural solutions that fulfill their needs and push beyond preconceived ideas. Our Los Angeles office is home to the Yazdani Studio of CannonDesign — a laboratory for exploration and experimentation in architecture — and our San Francisco office is in the heart of the Financial District on Market Street and offers a collaborative and creative work environment.
Join Us in Making an Impact. If you share our passion and would like to join our team, please search our current career opportunities and apply now.
We Help Our People Succeed
CannonDesign believes in the power of our people to take their careers to new heights. We empower employees to pursue their goals with robust professional development and learning opportunities including:
We help our people connect with leaders and others across the firm to learn new skills, gain invaluable experience and insights, and grow both personally and professionally. Mentoring at CannonDesign knows no bounds as relationships can exist across disciplines and locations. We work with employees to build a diverse developmental network to best support their individual career goals.
We actively invest in the growth and development of our employees via robust learning opportunities offered through our award-winning CannonDesign Academy. By challenging, developing, and inspiring our employees, our Academy plays an integral role in the cultivation of new knowledge, ideas, and innovative solutions for clients. Additionally, Academy programming is designed to help employees meet the educational requirements for professional registration.
Professional Development and Licensing
We support our employees’ efforts to further develop their education and skills to enhance their careers at CannonDesign. This support encompasses financial assistance, preparation, mentoring and rewards for achieving certification, licensure or registration.
Benefits and Compensation
CannonDesign offers competitive compensation and benefit packages for our employees. While these programs may vary slightly for Canadian and International employees, key benefits include:
- Health Benefits
Flexible Spending Accounts
Health Savings Accounts
Employee Assistance Program
- Annual Leave
Paid Time Off (PTO)
- Retirement Planning
Officer stock ownership plan
- Financial Protection
Short Term Disability
Voluntary Long Term Disability
AD&D, Accident, Critical Illness and Specified Disease and Long Term Care Insurances
Business Travel Accident Insurance
- Professional Development
Professional Development Reimbursement
Employee Referral Bonuses
Associate Profitability Benefit
Spotlight Recognition Award
NEXT council is a revolving group of dynamic, non-management employees that collaborates closely with firm leadership. The council is charged with acting as a catalyst for change, advancing ideas and innovations from frontline designers to the firm’s top levels, and advocating for the next generation of CannonDesigners. In addition to the team’s here-and-now responsibilities, NEXT is a powerful venue for identifying and training our future leaders. All employees can apply to serve on NEXT council, no matter what position you hold or where you are in your career, offering a significant opportunity for professional development and direct access to management.