Sydney

At DesignInc Sydney, we strive to lead change through our projects and culture.

People first

The DesignInc Sydney studio has won multiple industry awards for our supportive, inclusive and equitable work environment. We strive to maintain a culture of collaboration, supporting each person to reach their professional and personal potential.

Design is at the core of everything we do

Design is in our name—and it’s in our DNA. For every project we brainstorm, workshop, sketch, model, review, discuss, present and research at every step to get the best possible design solution.

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Incredible projects across a range of portfolios

Our projects are changing the cities, suburbs and regions on which we all live, work and play. We design award-winning schools, parks, homes, railway stations and much more.

True teamwork

Our landscape, urban design, interiors, architecture and master planning teams really do work together to create masterful solutions to difficult problems.

Our people connect through work and play

Every week there is is something happening—Friday drinks, family picnics, bowling, lunchtime walks and even ski trips!

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With over 100 experts in architecture, interior design, landscape, urban design and master planning, the breadth and dept of our team allows us to deliver with efficiency and competence.

We understand the complexities of designing schools, workplaces, community hubs, boarding houses, master plans, recreation facilities and transport infrastructure. We are driven not only by the desire to create beautiful places—we want the environments we design to be equitable and accessible for users. Crucially, we also want the people who design them to be happy and healthy.

Our people are key

DesignInc Sydney is a buzzing team of over 100 experts in architecture, interior design, landscape, urban design and master planning, all supported by our HR, marketing, operations, IT and accounts specialists. The breadth and depth of our team allows us to deliver with efficiency and competence. We strive to maintain a culture of collaboration, supporting each person to reach their professional and personal potential.

Balancing work and life

Regular social events such as Friday night drinks bring us together, our flexible work and paid parental leave policies allow our team to find a happy work/life balance, and internal mentorship / training opportunities ensure our people continue to learn and develop on their professional path.

Making a difference

The quality of our urban environments has a fundamental impact on our daily lives. High quality design makes an essential contribution to our economy, our natural and built environment and the liveability of our cities. We believe innovation and design quality should not cost more than the standard ways of building. 

Design for people

We start with the premise: How can design improve people’s lives? It is our role and obligation as designers to add value to our client’s projects by innovating. Innovation should deliver more with less. It should strive for an integrated architecture that is visually enriching, socially responsive and ecologically restorative.

Employee benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Progressive parental leave policy, including continuation of superannuation payments for primary carer and daycare support
  • Group salary continuance and life insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Be at your best days
  • Purchased annual leave
  • Yoga and mediation classes
  • Regular social events
  • Fortnightly CPD training
  • Mentoring program
  • Leadership training

People and culture awards

DesignInc Sydney is at the leading edge of employers in the design and construction sector. We have won multiple industry awards for our supportive, inclusive and collaborative work culture. With high levels of cultural diversity across our team, 50:50 gender equity at Director level, a fully funded First Nations architectural scholarship as well as a range of progressive policies, we are proud of our achievements.

  • Finalist, Diversity and Inclusion Award, Urban Design Institute of Australia (National), 2022
  • Winner, People First Award, Consult Australia, 2021
  • Winner, Diversity and Inclusion Award, Urban Design Institute of Australia (NSW), 2021

This large team feels like a small team. Everyone works hard, and everyone’s got their own focus, but our supportive culture means that people enjoy themselves, and when you are enjoying yourself you get more out of it, and the work itself is better.

Cameron Martin
Principal, DesignInc Sydney

Available Positions

Accountant

Schedule: Part time
Studio: Sydney

Reporting to the Head of Finance and working closely with the other Accountant and Project Leaders, the role will involve a wide range of accounting activities including, accounts receivable and payable, managing credit cards and petty cash and payroll; including payment of staff expenses, and recording time in lieu. In addition, the successful candidate will assist the Company Accountant and Project Accountant in meeting the statutory obligations by ensuring all monthly, quarterly and yearly statutory obligations (payroll tax, BAS, workers compensation, superannuation, PAYGW, insurances) are completed, reconciled and paid by the due date.

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Design Technology Manager

Schedule: Full time
Studio: Sydney

The Head of Design Technology must be an expert in devising BIM strategy for the company and its implementation at project level, staff upskill and specific training as well as internal and external communication as a thought leader in the field. The Head of Design Technology focus is on BIM initiatives and emerging design technology including but not limited to software, standards, training, project interface, support, BIM & DE marketing and the overall implementation of BIM company wide. Assisting the directors in commercialising our Digital Engineering and BIM offering across our projects is key to the growth of this role and the team that supports it.

Part of DesignInc Sydney’s strategic business plan is to remain at the forefront of BIM and Digital Engineering within the AEC industry. It is crucial that the Head of Design Technology collaborates with business leaders and consultants in the design industry to ensure we are setting and maintaining BIM standards and project outputs that surpass our client’s expectations and maintain industry best practice. Consequently, allowing DesignInc to remain at the leading edge within the AEC industry.

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Architect / Project Designer

Schedule: Full time
Studio: Sydney

We are seeking an enthusiastic, proactive and experienced individual to join DesignInc Sydney and work on some exciting new projects as an Architect or Designer within our Defence & Aviation teams. You will have at least 5 years’ experience working in a similar role with a strong understanding across DA, CC and documentation. You must be proficient in Revit and be well organised and reliable with exceptionally high attention to detail.

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Senior Landscape Architect (Melbourne)

Schedule: Full time
Studio: Sydney

We are looking for a full time Senior Landscape Architect with 8+ years’ experience to join our growing landscape team in Melbourne. The Senior Landscape Architect will be part of a dynamic team, under the supervision of the Principal Landscape Architect. The successful applicant will be assisting the senior management team and should be able to liaise with other building and design professionals, work on multiple projects and have good time management skills.

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Recent Awards

YearAwardProject
2022 Overall Winner, Learning Environments Australasia Ultimo Public School
2022 Winner, New Construction / Entire New Education Facility, Learning Environments Australasia Ultimo Public School
2022 Shortlisted, Education Category, Australian Institute of Architects (NSW) Ultimo Public School
2022 Winner, Infrastructure Award of Excellence, Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (NSW) Byron Bay Transport Interchange
2022 Winner, Regional Achievement Award—Northern New South Wales, Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (NSW) Byron Bay Transport Interchange
2022 Outstanding Achievement, Design, Infrastructure Sustainability Council Rooty Hill Station and Commuter Carpark
2021 Shortlisted, Excellence in Affordable Housing, Urban Development Institute of Australia (NSW) Military Road Boarding House
2020 Winner, Global Best Rail Project, Engineering News Record Sydney Metro North West
2020 Winner, Public Domain, Good Design Awards Shellharbour Civic Centre
2020 Commendation, Renovation / Modernisation over $5 Million, Learning Environments Australasia Lindfield Learning Village
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Sayali Auti

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Alanjohn Jones

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Anna Belleffi

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Clarissa Lundy

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Claudia Guima

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Feng Lin

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Francesco Camillo

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Gerardo Oiz

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Jane Peng

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Jay Rim

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Johnny Nguyen

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Kevin Pham

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