Professionals

Are you a new graduate who is seeking a new and exciting opportunity with a top-ranked architectural firm? Or are you a professional looking for an exciting career opportunity? If so, you are in the right place. From project designer to job captain to interior designer to accountant, we offer you a vast array of great projects to work on that are designed to create places that enhance the human experience.

To explore career opportunities for professionals, click here.

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Work/Life Benefits

At HKS, we believe a leading design firm should offer valuable and flexible benefit programs to its employees. Our reward packages reflect our commitment to our employees’ health, welfare and financial well-being.

HKS benefits include:
• Medical, dental and vision insurance with company-sponsored Health Savings Account
• Pre-tax flexible spending accounts, dependent care accounts and transportation benefits
• 401(k) program
• Vacation and sick leave
• Paid holidays
• International business travel medical insurance
• Basic life and accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D) insurance
• Supplemental life and AD&D insurance for employee
• Supplemental life insurance for employee’s spouse and children
• Company-provided short-term disability protection 
• Long-term disability protection
• Employee assistance programs
• Wellness programs including flu shots, massages, workout classes and biometric screenings


“I’ve loved working at HKS for the past 24 years because we do very cool projects, I get to work with my very best friends and there is always something that I can learn from someone at the firm.”
|  Billy Hinton, AIA, LEED AP, Principal, Director of Architecture, HKS, Inc.   |
“I’m excited to work with Citizen HKS, our community studio, to focus on vulnerable societies and communities and to be able to enhance their experience.”
|  Kate Renner, Associate AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Medical Planner and Designer, HKS, Inc.   |
“I think it’s a great place to meet great people. I’ve met some of my closest, best friends here. I honestly will have these friends for life.”
|  Ginger Grossman, Training Specialist, Human Resources, HKS, Inc.   |
“At HKS, we are professionals. But, at the same time, a sense of humor and family are part of the culture. That’s what I love about HKS.”
|  Navid Tehrani , Designer, Associate AIA, HKS, Inc.   |
“They push me to be a better, more creative designer – doing more thoughtful and meaningful work. That’s something you can’t replicate.”
|  Lindsay Todd, Associate, Healthcare Planner and Designer, HKS, Inc.   |
“ There are lots of opportunities to succeed at HKS. If you have the drive to succeed, you are given the support and guidance you need.”
|  Nethra Ram Mohan, AIA, LEED Green Associate, Associate, Director of Visualization, HKS, Inc.   |
“It is all of the little moments in the office that really ‘make my day’ every single day.”
|  Angela Lee, AIA, ACHA, EDAC, LEED AP, Associate Principal, Southeast Asia Healthcare Practice Leader, HKS, Inc.   |
“I feel that HKS really cares about people and creating places that enhance the human experience. And, that’s the ultimate goal of architecture.”
|  Lindsey Waters, Healthcare Urban Designer, HKS, Inc.   |
“It’s the moments of looking someone in the eye, smiling and asking how they are doing. Or, joking about something that just happened. It keeps everything lively and happy in the workplace.”
|  Ashley Howe, Executive Assistant, HKS, Inc.   |
“I love working at HKS because of the diversity of our projects, the people we work with, the cultures we relate to and the places we go. It’s just so diverse. It’s a lovely place to work.”
|  Luis Zapiain, Arq., Principal, Director of Hospitality Design UK, HKS, Inc.   |
“I love to work at HKS because of the opportunity to grow and develop as a person and a professional. You don’t see that in a workplace every day.”
|  D. Alex John Jr., Associate, Designer ǀ Marketing and Business Development, HKS, Inc.   |
“One of the reasons I like working here is they value your family. We have a holiday gala, summer picnic, fun runs, an Easter egg hunt – where your family can participate and be a part of HKS.”
|  Linden Urquieta, Associate, AIA, NCARB, HKS, Inc.   |
“We’re all treated equally and our opinions are heard. So, the fact that people are willing to listen to what I have to say … that’s why I like working at HKS.”
|  Lauren Raven, LEED Green Associate, Associate, Healthcare Group, HKS, Inc.   |
“As far as growing as a young architect, I’ve established myself with many mentors who genuinely believe in me. This is rare in the architectural field. But, I know it happens here at HKS.”
|  Roddrick West, Intern Architect, HKS, Inc.   |