Senior Lighting Designer


Date Posted



Industrial Design August 24, 2018 WSP London, UK

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About the Role

Think bigger scale. Think higher profile. Think groundbreaking. Join WSP, and you’ll be at the heart of a team of international experts all dedicated to growing and sharing their expertise, and working on projects that transform society for all of us.

Our Senior Lighting Designer role is a case in point.

We require a creative and technically knowledgeable Senior Lighting Designer with fully rounded lighting design experience and skills. Excellent written and spoken English is essential. Ideally the successful candidate would have international experience working both in the UK and overseas and be able to run projects from concept to completion with a passion for lighting design.

IT skills must include Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, InDesign, Photoshop, AGi32, DIALux, 3D software are required for this post.

Duties and responsibilities would include, but not limited to, working within a team environment to produce concept and detailed design packages, including AutoCAD plans and design details, specifications and schedules, build mock-ups, prepare sketch design proposals and liaise with architects, interior designers, and equipment suppliers. Attend design and site meetings. Supervise and manage the work of lighting designers within the team and contribute creatively and technically to projects including research where appropriate.

About You

Only applicants with professional independent lighting design experience will be considered.

The candidate must be able to present a portfolio of work that demonstrates both creative and technical knowledge and skills associated to lighting design.

About Us

WSP is one of the world’s leading engineering professional services firms providing technical consultancy to the built and natural environment. We’re dedicated to the communities where we live and work in the UK and propelled by international brainpower.

We believe that a blend of empowerment and responsibility results in outstanding achievements, as you progress along a flexible career path. Maybe you want to use your technical abilities to offer clients clever, imaginative, future-facing solutions, or take the lead to bring a client’s vision to life as a project director. Maybe you want to excel as part of the operational side of what we do.

Whatever route you take, we hold all of our colleagues to the same above-average standards, while providing them with the tools, training and support they need to craft their own journeys.

Closing date: September 17th, 2018