Dubai, UAE

Lighting Design Engineer

AE7 Dubai is looking for a senior level Lighting Designer to work on regional and international projects. Preferred candidates will have experience with projects of various sizes and scale.

Reporting to: Director of Electrical Engineering

 

Responsibilities

  • Assist with the concept development, visualization, calculations and design development of specialist lighting (i.e. front-of-house, landscape and façade)
  • Ability to develop conceptual and creative design options based on the end user expectations and vision
  • Coordinate with the Client, Interior and Landscape Designers to understand their requirement and articulate this into a look, feel and define the lighting theme for the development
  • Attend and present the lighting design to clients to obtain their approvals
  • Coordinate closely with the Interior and Landscape Designers to ensure that the proposed lighting themes reflect their vision of the project
  • Coordinate with and provide the electrical engineers with all technical cutsheets of the selected light fixtures
  • Ability to use lighting program design software. Complete knowledge, understanding and experience on lighting simulation software such as Dialux and AGI32
  • Technical experience with smart lighting design including lighting themes, zones and controls
  • To have experience with lighting requirement and the interdependencies that enables advanced technologies to be applicable and feasible such as hallogram, interactive screens, etc.
  • Design within safety practices, cost-effective solutions, and energy performance
  • Awareness of the latest insights, trends and creative influences in lighting design and controls.
  • Intimate knowledge of industry design practices, regulations, and products.
  • Quality design needs to be produced and dispatched in a timely manner to meet clients’ schedules and expectations.
  • Able to prepare project specifications for the specialty lighting section

 

Qualities & skills required

Essential

  • Proficiency in REVIT is preferred
  • Minimum 10 years of experience as a lighting designer
  • Excellent English (written and verbal) communication skills
  • Excellent computer literacy and application skills in MS Outlook and MS Office applications
  • Strong work ethic and ability to use own initiative

 

Qualified candidates should provide their resume, portfolio, and if desired, a cover letter. All attachments should be in PDF format not exceed 10 MB in total. The submission should be sent to hr@ae7.com and include the exact position the candidate is applying for in the subject line.