The Senior Designer role is key in managing projects and resources devoted to assuring quality and profitability for a wide range of project types.
-Manage multiple projects, directing staff to best outcome
- Assess project staffing levels for projects in conjunction with the Principals with an emphasis on proper utilization rates and good profitability
-Design development of interior architectural lighting design and production of construction documents on all project types
-Develop presentation materials and in presenting designs to clients and other consultants, assigning tasks and managing the project team as required
-Coordinate construction-phase activities including requests for information, document updates, project record-keeping, assigning tasks and managing the project team as required
-Produce all required design documentation, including but not limited to; drawings, specifications, fixture selections, detail developments, cost estimates, etc., assigning tasks and managing the project team as required
-Client, architect and consultant relationship building and management
-New business development, including networking, outreach and industry representation at events
Qualifications and Requirements include:
•An accredited professional degree in architecture, lighting design, interior design – or work equivalent
•7-10 years of lighting industry experience
•Proficiency in AutoCAD & Revit
•Proven project management success
•Excellent attention to detail
•Great time management skills
•Ability to manage teams and bring out the best performance in staff
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills and English proficiency
•Efficiency in Adobe CS6 (we use InDesign, Acrobat, Photoshop, and Illustrator)
•AGI 3.2 or other lighting calculation software
Bonus Qualifications: •3D Modeling or rendering experience •LEED Certification
Additional Salary Information: HBLD offers a good amount of PTO, Health Insurance, 401K and every other Friday off!
About Hiram Banks Architecturall Lighting Design
Banks Landl Lighting Design, one of the industry’s premier firms, specializes in all project types. Founded in 2001, our design mission has perpetually merged technology and creativity to achieve lighting designs of distinction, sophistication and utility, always respectful of the architecture, the experience, environment, and the desires of our clients. With 80+ years of combined service in our Los Angeles and San Francisco locations, Banks Landl Lighting Design has delivered numerous award-winning projects and has a proven and dependable track record.
What We Do
BLLD oversees important residential, commercial and hospitality commissions, both locally and globally. BLLD operates as a team-oriented firm, working hand in hand with some of the most respected design professionals to ensure that every project undertaken is completed to its fullest potential. We understand that each project has distinct characteristics, whether new construction or renovation, that need to be fully understood in order to produce a design that can be taken through the rigorous stages a project endures.