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Holmes Careers

We’re an energetic group of structural and fire engineers. We believe a welcoming workplace fostering collaboration and initiative brings out your best.

We are always looking for great talent. If you are a person who pushes the boundaries—in your achievements, interests, and abilities—then we want you as part of our collaborative team.

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Job Openings

Opportunity Seekers


While we are not actively looking to fill most full-time positions right now, we are always on the lookout for savvy individuals who strive for engineering elegance. Please contact our People & Culture Team to discuss your interest by emailing

Office Locations Include:

San Francisco  l  Los Angeles

Portland  l  Seattle  l  Boulder



Behind every building are the colorful lives of the people who design and
build it.

From varied project approaches to eccentric hobbies—Holmes believes our differences make us stronger and fuel bold achievements. Our work is an extension of who we are, and our passions inform our projects.

As the world continues to change around us, so do our priorities. Holmes knows that every member of our diverse team has distinct personal and professional interests. We give you the flexibility to explore what it is that adds color to your professional life.

Design your dream career.

The Whole Holmes

We believe in the whole person and each other’s holistic development.

At Holmes our commitment goes beyond the engineering. We are proud to offer exceptional spaces, a robust social culture, growing diversity, platforms for professional development, and plenty more! See a summary of our perks and benefits below.

Health and Well-Being

– Healthcare coverage with multiple providers
      > Cigna
      > Kaiser
– Dental coverage
– Vision coverage
– Mental health coverage
– FSA (Flexible Spending Account)
– HSA (Health Savings Account)
– Long- and short-term disability coverage
– Life insurance
– Voluntary ancillary insurances
– Pet insurance

Paid Time Off

– Company holidays
– Vacation days (accrual increases with tenure)
– Personal days
– Sick days
– Community service day
– Family leave
– Professional exam days


– Direct deposit
– 401(k) plan with employer profit share
– Commuter benefits

Holmes University
Workplace Flexibility

– Flexible work arrangements by mutual agreement
– Creative offices with collaborative spaces
– Invitations to Holmes offices in the US/abroad
– Company-sponsored travel and accommodations
– Site visits to incredible places

Professional Development

– Training and education programs including:
Holmes University
High Performance @Holmes
– Paid professional membership dues
– Paid expenses for conference presentations

Holmes Ping Pong
Social Perks & Amenities

– Talented and fun international coworkers
– Happy hours
– End-of-year holiday parties
– Thanksgiving potlucks
– Halloween costume contests
– Picnics
– Additional events including:
Sports games, scavenger hunts, escape rooms, trivia nights, yoga classes, apple picking, ice skating, mini golf, and more!
– Catered lunch and breakfast gatherings
– Kitchens stocked w/ coffee, espresso, tea, snacks
– Busy lunch tables
– Regional amenities including:
Ping pong tables, kombucha on-tap, gym access, bike storage, showers, rooftop deck, plus others!