Open position: Design Strategist

3×3 is a social innovation consultancy working at the intersection of urban planning, design, and technology. We apply human-centered design to urban planning issues to help our clients problem solve, create smarter programs and services, and improve urban experiences. Our team applies practical knowledge of today’s complex urban systems, collaborative engagement, and insights from contextual research to help clients launch lean programs that create social value.


We are looking for someone with strong design skills and a passion for social impact to support our studio’s design and strategy practice across a wide range of projects, from communication tools to place-based activations. This is a multi-faceted position ideal for a creative and critical thinker eager to collaborate on projects that blend knowledge of urban planning, human-centered design, communications, and public engagement.  As part of our growing team, this person must demonstrate a collaborative working style, great communication skills, and the ability to be detail-oriented and solution-driven in a fast-paced environment.

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To be considered, please submit your application to opportunities@3×3.co. The candidate will start as soon as possible; the position will remain open until filled.  Compensation is commensurate with experience.  Please submit your cover letter, resume, work samples (or link to online portfolio), and blog (if available).  Applicants must write “Design Strategist: [FIRST NAME _ LAST NAME]” in subject line of email.

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