Lighting Designer I (New York)


The Lighting Practice is a team-oriented work place

We are seeking talented, motivated people who:

  • Have at least one year of experience in architectural lighting design 
  • Have strong 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 I will work on a variety of projects with a Project Manager and other Lighting Designers. Their responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate & communicate with allied team members (architects, engineers, manufacturers, etc.)
  • Documentation of the design
  • Construction administration tasks


The Lighting Practice is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome everyone to our team.

Compensation is commensurate with experience. Full-time positions include a complete company paid benefits package.

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  • Bachelor’s Degree in Lighting Design or a related field (Theater Lighting, Interior Design, Architecture or Architectural Engineering)
  • 1+ years of experience in the architectural lighting industry
  • Strong communication skills and a drive to learn
  • Fluent in spoken and written English




  • Familiarity with BIM Software (Revit experience preferred)
  • Familiarity with lighting calculation software (AGi32 or Elum Tools)
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign)
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

Helpful, not required:

  • Auto CAD
  • SketchUp
  • Rhinoceros 3D (Rhino3D)
  • Bluebeam