Careers - Join the Team!

Joining the team

This is your first step towards joining the team at Urban Edge Architecture. Being a growing company, we are able to offer our employees plenty of opportunities to progress their careers – whether joining us for a one-year placement, as a graduate Technologist or Technician, or as a seasoned architectural professional with many years’ experience – at whatever point of your career you join us, there is always potential for career development.

Our core values

Client focused

We listen, understand, anticipate and respond quickly to our clients, providing a personalised level of service and develop long-standing, trusting and strong relationships

Ethical approach

We operate with integrity and honesty without exception. We seek to lead the way in sustainable design and construction,guiding our clients towards healthier prospects with the implementation of energy saving products creating a brighter, cleaner future


We are entrepreneurial in our thinking, being open-minded and open to thinking differently in order to find better solutions faster


We have a concern for people, we are polite and respect our clients and each other


We trust and support each other, contributing to a good team spirit. We seek ideas from each other and share solutions, give constructive feedback and we are committed to empowering our employees

Results orientated

We aim to deliver quality buildings to specification, on schedule, within budget every time

Employee spotlight

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Individual commitment to a group effort is what makes a team, company and society work. Here at Urban Edge Architecture my role requires me to work closely with architects and other building professionals, providing architectural design services and solutions on construction projects

Tashlyn Chimbanda | Trainee Architectural Technician

As a placement student, Tashlyn is being given the opportunity to actively engage in the interactive learning environment of a professional practice. She is developing an understanding of the realities of architectural work and underpinning the learning from her degree course. Tashlyn is building on her appreciation of design, technology and commercial issues within a larger decision making framework.

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Careers - Alex Marcoulides

‘As a designer it is a pleasure to be part of a vibrant and evolving workplace like Urban Edge, a company that promotes creativity and innovation’

Alex Marcoulides | Associate Director

Careers - Yexin Xiong

‘As a recent graduate, working alongside experienced architects on live projects teaches me much more than I could learn in university’

Yexin Xiong | Architectural Assistant

Careers - Andrew Saunders

‘In my time at Urban Edge I have most appreciated the sense of team work that exists between the various specialisms in the office’

Andrew Saunders | Senior Associate Director

Current vacancies at Urban Edge

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Architectural Technologist Placement
   Send us your CV...

We are always interested to hear from candidates, even if we are not actively seeking to expand our team. Whether you are sending a speculative application or responding to an advertised vacancy, please send a covering letter together with a Personal Statement or a copy of your current Curriculum Vitae. We look forward to hearing from you.

Careers - Graduation Ceremony

Graduate recruiting

We regularly recruit from RIBA Part I and RIBA Part II candidates – we look for talented individuals who are ambitious, who demonstrate a real thirst for learning and self-development, who are self-motivated, well organised and who will immerse themselves into our business. We offer aspiring students the opportunity to gain unique hands-on experience, working on projects, side by side with our architectural and design teams. Placement students are fully integrated into our studio and work on projects from initial design and development through to construction design documentation. Successful candidates benefit from our supportive mentoring environment and our firmly established continuing professional development programme which broadens product knowledge and design expertise throughout their time with us.

Careers - Dave Frost

‘Every day we strive to achieve progressive, exciting design. No two days hold the same challenges which keeps the team focused and enthusiastic’

Dave Frost | Senior Associate Director

Careers - Morgan Crowley

‘It’s great working alongside architects and designers who specialise in different sectors and helps develop my approach to every aspect of a project’

Morgan Crowley | Architectural Assistant

Careers - Craig Neal

‘As an undergraduate Urban Edge offered me invaluable experience and support towards my Part II and Part III qualifications’

Craig Neal | Architectural Assistant

The Sky is the Limit!

The sky is the limit at Urban Edge

Our open-plan studio environment is relaxed yet dynamic, with days being very busy and fast moving. Personal development and continuous learning through mentoring, support and encouragement is embedded within the culture. We offer support to employees to develop their careers, including educational studies and continual professional development programmes. We are great believers in brainstorming and we involve the whole team in every project. Our staff are committed to design and enjoy being included in the process.

Team spirit is important with staff members encouraged to be proactive in presenting their ideas and contributing towards the growth and development of the business. Staff events held during the course of the year further support the company philosophy that building excellent relationships between colleagues will lead to a more creative and innovative design environment.

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