Lighting Designer II (New York)


The Lighting Practice is a team-oriented workplace

We are seeking talented, motivated people who:

  • Have at least 3 years’ experience in architectural lighting design
  • Have strong design & communication skills
  • Enjoy working in a team environment

Our design process is collaborative and interactive, our projects are diverse and challenging. We design lighting for exterior environments and façades, public spaces, retail, corporate, academic and healthcare facilities.

A Lighting Designer II will work on a variety of projects will work on a variety of projects and collaboratively with The Lighting Practice’s award-winning teams based in New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA, and Dallas, TX. Their responsibilities include:

  • Develop & validate lighting design concepts against project goals & criteria
  • Coordinate & communicate with allied team members (architects, engineers, manufacturers, etc.)
  • Plan, produce, and oversee the documentation of the design
  • Construction administration tasks
  • May fill the role of Project Manager on smaller projects under the guidance of a Principal

The Lighting Practice is an equal opportunity employer.

Compensation is commensurate with experience. Full-time positions include a complete company paid benefits package. TLP offers a competitive benefits package which currently includes a generous PTO policy and paid holiday schedule, 401(k) contributions, 95% paid medical, 100% paid dental, vision, life and disability.  We maintain a hybrid work environment with flexible working hours.

Compensation range offered for this NY Job Posting: $72k – $83k annually.

Please Send us your qualifications (cover letter, resume, references, and three to five samples of work) thru our website


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Lighting Design or a related field (Theater Lighting, Interior Design, Architecture or Architectural Engineering)
  • At least 3 years of experience in the architectural lighting industry
  • Experience managing client interaction and presentations
  • Strong communication skills and a drive to learn
  • Fluent in spoken and written English



  • Lighting calculation programs (AGI32, Lightstanza)
  • BIM Software (Revit experience preferred)
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign)

Helpful, not required:

  • Bluebeam
  • Enscape
  • Rhinoceros 3D (Rhino3D)
  • AutoCAD
  • SketchUp