Join Our Team
Join our award-winning design firm located in beautiful downtown Norfolk, VA. Established in 1991, VIA design is a future-focused, design-driven firm. We are passionate about design and enhancing our communities through our work and civic engagement, and our staff through close mentoring, skill building, and exploring the best of the region. Our practice is consistently proactive, collaborating with clients, communities, and local organizations to design impactful solutions that address the most challenging problems of today.
VIA design is comprised of architects, landscape architects, placemakers, interior and industrial designers, graphic and branding designers, and energy modelers. We are seeking to expand upon our pool of talent, skills, and experience with additional team members who share our passions for design, problem-solving, and discovery in traditional and non-traditional positions.
VIA is advancing the design profession with projects and clients that allow us to explore, experiment, and establish best practices centered on enhancing communities, addressing floodwater resilience, preservation and reconstruction of coastal habitats, and sustainable climate change mitigation strategies. Our Institute of Living Futures JUST 2.0 Program label, AIA 2030 Commitment Signatory, and historic urban home located at 319 E. Plume Street, Norfolk, VA demonstrate our commitment and speak for themselves. Our walkable, multi-modal, and centrally located vibrant location in Norfolk is ideal for all who visit our space. There is an array of various lunch, coffee, and happy hour spots nearby. Also nearby is the Elizabeth River Trail which takes you along the waterfront, Norfolk’s most prized possession. If you are deeply rooted in the arts, you will quickly find your home in Norfolk. VIA is in the center of the culture of Norfolk, and you’ll feel it right when you walk through our doors!
If you share our passion for excellent design, crave challenging problem solving, rewarding project diversity, and seek to advance the profession of design please contact us directly to learn more and begin the conversation of how you may contribute to and become a part of our practice.
Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest, resume, and digital portfolio.
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Internships @ VIA
VIA design takes pride in its commitment to developing the next generation of architects, landscape architects, and designers. An internship at VIA design focuses on gaining real world experience including getting out into the field and shadowing our principals.