Lighting Designer – In-house Lab

Lighting Designer – In-house Lab
  • Salary: US $45000-58000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: San Francisco
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 49996

About this role

An innovative architectural lighting design studio in San Francisco is seeking a Lighting Designer to join their collaborative and multi-disciplinary team. Get rare, hands-on experience in their in-house light lab and stay “current” with the latest lighting technology. The role presents an exciting opportunity to work for one of the leading architectural lighting design teams with an impressive portfolio of award-winning projects that range from historical to cutting edge.

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with a team to design lighting schemes
  • Produce lighting designs drawings in Revit and AutoCAD
  • Coordinate with lighting manufacturers and produce fixture schedules
  • Produce lighting calculations in AGi32
  • Work on wide range of projects, both domestic and international

Skills and Experience

  • 1-2 years of experience in lighting design required OR 2-4 years
  • Degree in architecture, interior design, or related field
  • Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, AGi32, and Bluebeam
  • Bonus if experienced in Adobe Creative Suite, SketchUp, Rhino, and hand drafting
  • Creativity and the confidence to engage with manufacturers and representatives
  • Team-oriented individuals encouraged to apply!


  • Easy to get to office on public transit
  • Competitive industry benefits, including professional development
  • 401(k) plan options

This is a great opportunity for a designer to transition into the lighting design field.

Talk to Natalie about this position

Bio: Natalie was introduced to the world of architecture by coincidence - or divine providence whilst cycling alongside a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) on vacation in Italy. When she moved back to California, she joined the AIA Los Angeles Chapter to work in the role of events & awards programs manager. There, she coordinated the logistics for over 150 conferences, seminars, round-tables, and tours for local architects and designers. Natalie joined Bespoke Careers as an architecture consultant in 2020, bringing her passion for design excellence and collaboration with her.

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