Jacob graduated from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in 2011 and was a finalist in the Linbury Prize for Stage Design that same year. He has since been nominated for Best Set Designer in the Off West End awards, Wales Theatre awards and has exhibited his work in the Society of British Theatre Designers exhibition Make:Believe. In 2016 Jacob was awarded the National Theatre's Max Rayne Design Bursary for Emerging Artists. Design credits include Broad Shadow at the Dorfman Theatre, National Theatre, Start Swimming at The Young Vic, Poet in da Corner at The Royal Court and Romeo and Juliet at Shakespeare's Globe.

Upcoming projects include Anthem at The Wales Millennium Centre and Circle of Fifths, National Theatre of Wales.

Represented by David Shaw at RedShaw Management: