WSP, an award winning and innovative multi disciplinary engineering consulting firm, is looking for a Senior Lighting Designer and Studio Leader for our Seattle office. WSP works closely with architects and owners from around the world on large, complex projects with a focus on sustainability and energy performance of the built environment.
About the Job
You will manage and develop the Seattle Lighting Studio. You will also supplement our Lighting team and provide design and management for a large variety of high-quality national and international projects, including commercial TI projects, skyscrapers, civic plazas, transportation facilities, hotels, restaurants, educational facilities and stadia. Our Clients are top tier, internationally recognized Architects and Interior Designers. This position will include business development and practice development. Level of leadership and title dependent on level of experience.
Local lighting Business Development
Management and mentorship of lighting staff
Implementation of design concepts
Perform lighting calculations and use results to inform project decisions
Develop Luminaire cur sheet and schedule
Daylight harvesting strategies
Apply day-lighting practices and techniques
4 year Engineering or design degree
8+ years’ experience in Lighting Design. Project experience submitted for consideration should include projects on which you have actively participated in the project from the design phase through the final construction close-out.
Team management and client interaction experience.
Strong creative skills
Knowledge of sustainable lighting strategies
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with an emphasis on the ability to organize and present design information to clients.
Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, MS Office, Adobe Suite, AGI32 (or Visual) is required
Ability to render using Photoshop, 3DS Max and InDesign is preferred
About WSP USA
WSP USA, formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. wsp.com.
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WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm’s expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the f...uture and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. wsp-pb.com/usa