Graphic Designer/3D Modeler

San Diego, CA
United States
Professional Areas: 
GIS / Technology
Landscape Architecture
Transportation Planning
Urban Design
Experience Level: 
AICP Certification: 
Not required
Negotiable based on experience

KTUA is seeking a graphic designer with experience in land use and transportation planning, landscape architecture or architecture. The primary responsibilities include the creation of three-dimensional modeling and graphic production of exhibits, animations and workshop materials. This position will require taking a leadership role in graphic production standards, materials and products to direct other staff resources that are producing 3-D models and other graphic products. Candidates should have at least three years of experience in the development of high end renderings, animations and simulations in a fast paced environment. 


  • Excellent graphic and design skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in planning, landscape architecture or architecture
  • Proficiency in SketchUp, Rhino, 3D Studio Max, and Lumen RT.  Working knowledge of Revit is also desirable.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, ESRI GIS and Adobe Creative Cloud, as well as digital outreach surveys, web site design and public input documentation is also desired. 
  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple project priorities simultaneously with multi-disciplinary project teams within budget and schedule constraints
  • Motivated self-starter able to work and solve problems independently and in a team collaborative environment
  • Familiarity with all phases of project development from master planning to construction administration
  • Ability to assess challenges and provide recommendations


KTUA, founded in 1970, is an equal opportunity employer. We offer a fun, engaging and dynamic working environment with the following benefits:

  • 401(k) with Employer Match
  • 125 Cafeteria Plan Allowing Pre-Tax Expenses
  • Performance Bonus Plan
  • Stock Options and Profit Sharing Plan
  • Holiday, Sick Leave and Vacation Benefits
  • Medical and Dental Coverage
  • Bike and Transit Commuting Benefits
  • Vibrant urban neighborhood, 10 minute walk to Balboa Park

Email a cover letter, resume and graphic samples or a link to an online portfolio to Sharon Singleton,

Published on:
September 24, 2018 - 9:17am
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