Interior Designer II

NELSON - Pleasanton, CA


NELSON is seeking a creative Interior Designers (II) to join our team in the Pleasanton, CA office. Individuals will participate in all phases of projects, meeting or exceeding the clients’ business objectives, while maintaining professional alignment of project schedule and budget. This may include, but is not limited to: programming, schematic design, design development, construction documents, furniture specification, and deliver successful projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate with the Project Manager in consultation with the client to establish project goals and objectives including, but not limited to: design intent, schedule and budget parameters
  • Establish the conceptual design direction as a response to the program requirements and client’s goals and objectives
  • Research and select products and systems, finishes, and furniture
  • Develop design concepts, plans, elevations and details that illustrate the design intent and use of materials
  • Review construction documents and specifications to ensure that the design intent is being compliant and maintained
  • Conduct client presentations and communicate with consultants and vendors throughout the project
  • Inspire innovative solutions to emerging design trends and workplace trends


  • Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design or related field
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in corporate or commercial workplace interior design
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Revit
  • Professional membership and active participation in corporate or commercial real estate associations preferred

NELSON is part of a global architecture, design, engineering, and consulting services organization with over 1000 Teammates in over 20 locations around the world and a strong experience in a broad range of industries. NELSON is ranked in the top 10 of Interior Design Magazine’s “100 Design Giants” list. NELSON is also ranked in the top 3 firms specializing in workplace interior design.

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We offer competitive wages based on skills and experience, as well as an excellent benefits package, including: Paid Time Off, medical, dental, 401K, pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts, and more. NELSON will cover the cost for an out-of-state relocation. NELSON is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time