Laguna Beach Office – Experienced Landscape Architect/Urban Designer – China Project Manager

SWA Group, a leader in Landscape Architecture, Planning, and Urban Design, is seeking a full-time knowledgeable China Project Manager/Designer to join the firm’s dynamic Laguna Beach studio. Applicant shall have a minimum 5-years professional experience, and must be fluent in English and Mandarin with the ability to communicate in both languages verbally and in writing. The ideal Applicant should be graphically and technically proficient, possess strong interpersonal and time management skills, and have the ability to work independently but through the direction and guidance of a SWA Principal.


  1. Degree in Landscape Architecture, Architecture, and/or Urban Design.
  2. Project Management.
  3. DD and CD experience.
  4. Proficiency with AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Sketch-Up and Lumion; Rhino, Revit and other advanced rendering platforms helpful.
  5. Strong communication skills.
  6. Effective time management skills.

SWA is a 100% employee-owned, design-first group practice. Our work is recognized for its visionary aesthetics, exceptional functionality, keen understanding of design, and strong emphasis on environmental sustainability. We offer global project opportunities while providing supportive, creative studio environments for our people. Because we are a participatory group practice, there are many opportunities for professional growth and enrichment. Our compensation and benefit programs are among the top in the industry.

SWA is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Please send resume and portfolio (no larger than 8MB) to:

Dawn Perkins

Email: – Reference “Laguna CPM” in email subject line.

No phone calls please.

Contact Person

Dawn Perkins