Senior Lighting Designer

New York, NY

We are helping one of the largest and busiest exhibit design firms in the country in finding a seasoned lighting designer for their New York office, the first time they are bringing this service in-house.

The lighting designer will offer artistic and technical input in the design, specification, and installation of electric and natural light in all of the firm’s projects, spanning ground-up museums in the Middle East, presidential libraries, legacy museums, and national parks.




  • Produce lighting layouts, calculations, data sheets, and bid ready lighting specification
  • Prepare documents and reports from concept design through technical design documentation
  • Oversee electrical engineers work relevant to lighting systems
  • Assist in the review and markup of shop drawing submittals
  • Visit job sites to verify existing conditions and observe construction progress
  • Aim and balance installed lighting fixtures
  • Build the firms capacity and billable services in the area of lighting design




  • 8-10 years of experience as a practicing lighting designer
  • A background in architecture or interior design will also be considered
  • Experience in calculation software packages such as AGI32, Lumen Designer, DIALux, and Radiance
  • Experience in architectural software packages such as VectorWorks, Auto Cad, Revit, Rhino, and Sketchup
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to effectively handle multiple projects
  • Good understanding of LEED/ WELL Building lighting criteria, daylighting practices
  • Knowledge of building and energy codes





Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 4/17/2020
Salary $75,000 - $100,000 + bonus

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