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Healthcare Architect

Valparaiso, IN

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Shive-Hattery has an immediate opening in our Valparaiso office for an Architect with five to eight years of professional experience in healthcare design. 

The ideal candidate has a passion to lead healthcare projects while building relationships with existing and new clients by delivering exceptional project experiences.  

We are positioned for accelerated healthcare growth in the Valparaiso and Chicago areas.   You will be part of the team at the forefront of that growth and have the chance to build your healthcare career.  

The Valparaiso Office has a Healthcare practice spanning over 35 years of dedicated client service and a significant portfolio of healthcare projects. 

Who You Are: 

As a mid-level professional with a knack for fostering exceptional client relationships within the Healthcare market sector, you’ve completed an accredited professional degree program with a bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in architecture or have equivalent education and experience. 


You possess basic knowledge of design of architectural systems, architectural specifications, international building codes, life safety code, current ADA and FGI requirements, construction documentation, and associated technology. Your ability to understand clients’ needs and potential involvement in a project is exceptional. 

You continuously demonstrate a high degree of aptitude in critical, creative thinking associated with design and the design process. While knowledge of programming, planning, and building performance is beneficial, your motivation and creativity shine through in your professional endeavors, especially in the healthcare sector where proven experience is a must. 

You’re self-motivated and able to problem-solve independently, which adds great value to your role. Your strong working knowledge of Autodesk Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, and Google SketchUp is evident, and experience in AutoCAD is preferred.  

Above all, your excellent communication skills set you apart in the field. 

What You’ll Do: 

You will actively participate and contribute to design discussions, idea generation, collaboration, and design work in drawing, model, and 3D image formats. Your involvement will extend to the production and coordination of the design process and technical documents directed by a licensed design professional. 

You will create graphical images and design and detail in Revit. Your role will also involve leading project and client meetings alongside other design professionals, where your insights and contributions will be valued. 

Furthermore, you will interact with clients and contractors, serving as a representative of the company in ongoing projects. Your ability to engage with stakeholders effectively will enhance project outcomes and foster strong professional relationships. 

Life at Shive-Hattery!  

Shive-Hattery strives to provide outstanding client service and provide rewarding careers to our employees. Our learning and teaching culture is based on collaboration; everyone is empowered to mentor and teach other employees while continuing to develop your skills to grow professionally at Shive-Hattery.?  

Shive-Hattery offers an outstanding and competitive compensation package, please see below for our compensation structure, and what sets us apart.  

Our Perks/Differentiators  

Workplace Flexibility 

Overtime Eligible 

Professional Development Opportunities 

401K/Roth 401K with Company Match  

8 Paid Holidays + PTO  

Profit Sharing  

Parental Leave for Mothers and Fathers 

Shive-Hattery offers a flexible work environment and supports balancing personal and professional responsibilities. We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.