Jacobs Landscape Architecture Designer in Dallas, Texas

Landscape Architecture Designer


The Buildings & Infrastructure (B&I) Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

The Advance Planning Group (APG) offers pre-design, planning, and site design services to a variety of government, institutional, military, and corporate clients. These services include feasibility studies, visioning sessions, project development studies, design guidelines, master plans, landscape architecture and site design.

Individuals in this position will be required to:

  • Perform routine aspects of landscape architecture design under the direct guidance of a Senior Landscape Architect/Designer.

  • May use computer-assisted engineering software and equipment to perform design tasks.

  • Collect, organize, and evaluate large amounts of data.

  • Interact with a project team and client to communicate the results of analysis and describe design concepts.

  • Assist in the coordination of projects from conception (feasibility) through final plan preparations.

  • Provide support to APG staff members as needed.

  • Planning support in Pre-design and Master Planning


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s from an accredited Landscape Architecture program is required

  • Required 3-6 years landscape architecture experience

  • Registration as a landscape architect or ability to obtain within 3 years is required

  • Strong analytical, conceptual, communication and organizational skills required

  • Ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel and management required

  • Ability to work and thrive in a team environment required

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Ability to self-motivate and work productively without supervision required

  • Writing, graphic, and verbal presentation skills are required, as are basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Computer graphic skills such as AutoCAD, SketchUp, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Illustrator are required

  • Experience in GIS

  • Must be willing to travel on an as needed basis with the Potential for international Travel

  • Master in Urban Planning or Planning degree a plus

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.



Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Texas-Dallas

Req ID: BIA0002SY