We are always seeking for exceptional people to join our architectural innovation design team at Habitat. There are a wide range of opportunities, in both design and design support roles in our architectural studio.

Our practice consist of diverse experienced professionals from a wide range of disciplines bringing together to form a collaborative working environment. The culture of the practice is open and dynamic. We welcome the very best talented people to join our firm in creating innovative and memorable architecture


Submit your application including cover letter, CV and sample portfolio to jobs@habitatarchitects.com

  1. Covering letter should clearly state:
    • Contact details.
    • Your current location.
    • Candidate’s level, relevant, skills, experience.
  2. CV that meet the qualifications listed below (2 pages or less)
  3. Portfolio of work samples in PDF format (max. 5MB) or as Hardcopy (max. A3 format)

All applications are strictly confidential and may be retained on file for future reference.  Should you wish for your personal details to not be retained please notify us by email.


Architectural Graduate

As a result of our expanded and improved studio environment, we are now looking for experienced architectural professionals.

Our well-established design team in Colombo is successfully designing and delivering projects across a range of sectors including residential, high rise residential commercial, hospitality and Institutional projects.  With an increase in number of commissioned and prospective projects requiring our attention, we are very excited about our projected future growth with many interesting and challenging design opportunities.

Accordingly, we now have several architectural graduate positions in the firm available and registrations of interest from suitably qualified and experienced candidates are now being accepted.

Successful candidates for these roles shall meet the following general selection criteria:

  • Degree in Architecture
  • More than one year of experience within architecture practice;
  • Proven concept design, schematic design and construction documentation skills;
  • The ability to envision and evolve concepts and effectively communicate resolved concept options and developed designs to clients, consultants and stakeholders;
  • Strong procurement skills and experience;
  • Hand drawing and CAD skills or other BIM programs;
  • The ability to competently use graphics packages such as Photoshop and InDesign (Adobe Suite) and MS-Office;
  • Business fluent English a must;
  • Effective presentation skills;
  • The ability to engender the trust and cooperation of people at all levels of organisations.
  • Ability to work as part of a team to meet tight deadlines

Habitat offers successful candidates a flexible and supportive studio environment dedicated to the delivery of design excellence to clients and the built environment.  Secure full-time positions are available for talented people with values that align with ours, who have an interest in the social and professional development opportunities integral to our vibrant culture.

Salary packages and general terms are negotiable in accordance with experience and market rates. Candidate must be currently eligible to live and work in Sri Lanka on a permanent basis.

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply in a timely manner, to assist a smooth process of enquiry, selection and induction.