CallisonRTKL Architects P.C. seeks a senior level Lighting Design Manager with architectural lighting design experience to join its team in New York City. While the position is focused on the design and delivery of mid-to-large scale luxury retail projects, the lighting design team is growing and works cross-sector with our retail, commercial, healthcare and workplace teams.
At CallisonRTKL, you will be a critical member of a network of design professionals who value collaboration, fresh insight and bold talent. You will also be part of a sought-after corporate culture that supports dynamic career advancement and prizes work/life balance.
TO APPLY: Submit application with portfolio through CRTKL career webpage:
Manages lighting team during all phases of a project, from concept design through project administration
Maintains a commitment to keeping current with new products and trends within the lighting design field
Works closely with senior level staff to review work for design integrity, accuracy, clarity and quality
Manages project team members regarding schedules, scope, project deadlines and coordinates changes to the project
Provides lighting design solutions appropriate to client standards and budget
Writes and coordinates lighting specifications
Directs and reviews the work of junior lighting designers providing guidance as appropriate
Coordinates with reps and manufacturers on lighting specifications and samples
Assists with coordination throughout project with team architects, manufacturers, and contractors
Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Interior Design or related design field
8+ years lighting design-related experience
Strong retail interior lighting experience
Ability to prioritize and concurrently service multiple projects
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong project management skills
Effective problem solver with high level of organization and multi-tasking abilities
Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to interface with clients and employees
Interacts well with other disciplines and clients in a manner that builds productive relationships
Proficiency with AutoCAD, Revit, AGI, Affinity, Microsoft Word and Outlook
Include portfolio with application
With over 1,500 employees in offices all around the world, CallisonRTKL’s global reach means unlimited opportunities to create a positive impact on the built environment. At CallisonRTKL, you will be a critical member of a network of design professionals who value collaboration, fresh insight and bold talent. You will also be part of a sought-after corporate culture that supports dynamic career advancement and prizes work/life balance.