Careers at Cummings

Technical Architectural Designer


Seeking a better work/life balance and tired of the long, expensive commute into Boston? Cummings Properties Woburn location provides a convenient alternative with free parking and career growth potential.

We are seeking a creative, motivated Technical Architectural Designer to join our 20-person design team to plan upcoming projects including two 150,000 SF commercial buildings. This position offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to all aspects of building design and construction with one of the region’s most well respected and financially stable real estate firms.


Commercial building design development, construction document drafting and review, rendering, field measuring, occasional estimating, and project coordination.


  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Architecture
  • 5 to 15 years of practical commercial architectural design experience


  • Fluency in AutoCAD, Revit, Word, Outlook, and Excel.
  • Sketch Up, Powerpoint, and Photoshop experience a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and in a collaborative team environment.
  • Attention to detail and an ability to generate cost-effective design solutions.
  • Positive, “can-do” attitude, and strong written and graphic communication skills.
  • Applicants should be local area professionals with proven expertise, a desire and aptitude to learn and adapt on the job, and work ethics to match.

About the Design Department:

Our team of designers, architects, and engineers produces a large volume of diverse projects, including ground-up buildings, tenant fit-up, and speculative property development plans.  From concept to construction, our team takes pride in being involved in all phases of each project.

In addition to architecture and space planning, we integrate graphics, sustainability, site engineering, structural, and MEP disciplines. Our team also provides feasibility studies, cost estimates, and marketing support to our in-house Leasing, Operations, and Construction departments.

Our current major projects include large-scale site development, multi-story commercial buildings, and assisted-living residences. Renovation and fit-up projects include exterior, interior, and energy retrofit renovations to existing buildings, as well as significant office, medical, and laboratory fit-ups.

Our experienced team of registered architects and engineers, variety of projects, and design/build approach make this is a great opportunity for a candidate in the NCARB Architectural Experience Program (AXP) working toward architectural licensure.

About Cummings Properties:

Founded in 1970, Cummings Properties has a culture that emphasizes open communication, innovative thinking, and meticulous attention to detail. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes:

  • Competitive salary and opportunities for bonuses
  • Medical, dental, life, and disability insurance
  • Paid holiday, vacation, sick, and personal time
  • A retirement savings plan
  • Unlimited career advancement and growth potential

Cummings Properties has a long history of giving back to the community. The large majority of Cummings Properties’ buildings are owned by Cummings Foundation, with all rental profits benefiting charitable causes. Learn more at


Applying:  Interested applicants should submit a thoughtful cover letter, resume, and compensation expectations to Cummings Properties is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In the interest of the safety and health of our employees and clients, we have a zero tolerance policy for prohibited drug use.Please visit


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