We are seeking a dynamic, talented, lighting-loving individual with experience in the design, production, and management of architectural lighting projects. You will work alongside our supervising managers and principals, providing your expertise for a variety of project types. Project work will encompass all aspects of conceptual design through construction administration of new and renovation projects.
At Auerbach Glasow, we are passionate about our work and this has made us a leading architectural lighting design and consulting firm. Our innovative designs are reflected in a wide variety of project types - museums, theatres, public spaces, corporate facilities, historic renovation, exteriors, retail, residential and hospitality. We approach each project with a fresh perspective blending design, technical expertise, and sustainable practice to create beautiful, practical and efficient lighting solutions.
Our daylight-filled, open studio environment promotes our collaborative, team-based approach to work. Our designers have diverse backgrounds in architectural engineering, architecture, interior design, theatre, lighting science, building science and product design. We are a firm where you can get the respect and acknowledgment you deserve, share your talent and develop your career.
Implement and initiate design ideas
Producing project documentation including lighting drawings and/or CAD lighting layouts, light fixture schedules and product data sheets, control schedules, specifications, computer generated lighting calculations, submittal reviews, and site observation reports
Project management including scheduling, collaborating with clients and staff, and fee management and tracking
Design or manage multiple projects at any given time
Key Competencies and Abilities
Collaborative work style with strong interpersonal skills
Advanced lighting product knowledge
Microsoft Office Suite
AGi32 and hand lighting calculations
Adobe Creative Suite
Revit, 3D AutoCAD, SketchUp, Rhino, and LightStanza familiarity
LEED and energy code compliance familiarity
Hand lettering, hand drafting and sketching is a plus
Custom light fixture design and documentation is a plus
Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent organizational skills
Attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
Education and Experience
3 - 4 years of experience in a similar position for a lighting design firm or similar consulting firm
College degree in a related discipline, preferably a Master’s Degree
About Auerbach Glasow
Founded by S. Leonard Auerbach in 1972, Auerbach Glasow is one of the leading architectural lighting design and consulting firms in practice today. Working both internationally and locally, Auerbach Glasow’s project designs include interior and exterior environments for commercial and institutional buildings, cultural and educational facilities as well as residential and hospitality venues.
Auerbach Glasow offers innovative design supported by a strong technical foundation. Every project is led by one of the firm’s principals who provides design leadership and oversight that is supported by a staff of experienced managers and designers. Together, the team offers a broad range of talent and expertise. Auerbach Glasow works closely with clients to employ advanced solutions that translate architectural intent into a beautiful, functional and easily maintained lighting installation. Depending on project requirements, creative application of custom light fixture design can be utilized to respond to a project’s unique requirements.
Well-versed in sustainability and energy efficiency, Auerbach Glasow’s work incorporates the most stringent energy requirements, including ASHRAE/...IESNA 90.1, International Energy Conservation Code standards, the U.S. Green Building Council LEED rating system and California Title 24. The firm’s experience with integrating electric light and daylight enhances the ability to provide sustainable solutions in collaboration with the architectural team. The firm can provide sun angle/shadow studies, shading or glazing information or work with a specialty daylighting consultant, bringing years of lighting expertise to the development of an overall daylighting strategy.
Auerbach Glasow’s hundreds of successful projects, numerous awards and long term client relationships, are the results of a client-centered philosophy that drives consistently superior design and technologically sophisticated solutions.