Mod is currently looking for an urban designer with 2-5 years experience to work on exciting projects. Interested Candidates may send their resume, and portfolio illustrating 5-7 graphic and 2 writing samples in PDF format by e-mail to

Urban Designer

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Data collection and analysis
  • Mapping of existing conditions using AutoCAD and Adobe Suite
  • Formulating recommendations and action strategies for urban development and town planning projects
  • Preparing urban design and architectural conceptual illustrations and plans
  • Working Drawings for projects
  • Layout and graphics related to preparing master planning documents
  • Writing and formatting of reports

The successful candidate should have a background in design with a strong interest in the development of cities. Expertise in any specific aspect of urban development will be considered a plus.

Key Qualifications for the successful candidate:

  • Strong critical-thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Well versed or has a keen interest in global urban design/ planning trends as well as local planning practice in Bangalore
  • Experience in comprehensive planning and understanding the links between transportation, land use, housing, economic development, environment and natural resources, and community development.
  • Ability to provide technical assistance to conduct training and workshops, and develop innovative, collaborative solutions to build better cities.
  • Experience working with elected officials and local government staff in designing and implementing policies and strategies that support the creation of sustainable and inclusive cities.
  • Interest and ability to interact with partner agencies, local governments, and the general public.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Indesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop), Microsoft Office, AutoCad, Sketchup. Knowledge of ArcGIS/QGIS is preferred.
  • Excellent working drawing skills is a plus.
  • Ability to work on complex projects, and work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Willingness to travel for project related work.

Education and/or Experience:

Master’s Degree in Urban Design/ Urban Planning or a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture with experience in urban design. At least 2 to 5 years of work experience in urban design is needed. Demonstrated ability to manage and contribute to complex projects is required.

City of Placement: Bangalore

Remuneration: Commensurate with experience and skills.