Illumni Lighting Design Jobs:
Senior Lighting Designer Position
Electrolight, Melbourne


Electrolight is looking for a Senior Lighting Designer to join our Melbourne studio. If you are motivated and have min 5 years of experience, we’d be glad to hear from you. Please contact & send your portfolio to:

The Role

Applications are invited from creative, proactive and like-minded people with the following interests and skills:

  • Deep interest in the role light plays in architecture, art and society
  • Broad technical knowledge in architectural lighting design
  • Hand-drawing and computer aided drawing skills, experience in lighting calculation softwares and lighting visualisation skills
  • Project experience, presentation skills, professional and open-minded attitude


  • Formulation of lighting concepts that are founded on detailed research
  • Innovative application of technical aspects of lighting
  • Liaising with clients, other members of the design team, suppliers and contractors as required
  • Developing design concepts and documentation at all project stages under the supervision of the Head of Design
  • Preparation and issuing of drawings and other design documentation as required using CAD or Revit
  • Undertaking design calculations and lighting modelling
  • Preparation of cost estimates
  • Preparation of reports, sketches and presentations using Indesign suite
  • Generating and maintaining client relationships and bringing in new work for the company
  • Supporting our Global approach through involvement in projects across our global studios


  • Design background and relevant qualification, ie Lighting Design or related field (Architecture, Design)
  • Knowledge of lamps and luminaires
  • Understanding of the physics of light
  • Knowledge of lighting controls
  • Proficiency with CAD, AGI, 3D Studio Max, Indesign Suite, Revit (advantageous)
  • Ability to communicate effectively and actively participate in projects with minimum supervision
  • Ability to simultaneously work on a number of different projects and tasks
  • Basic understanding of wider building services
  • Represent the company to a high professional standard at all times.
  • A minimum of 5 years industry experience
  • Ability to self-manage tasks and work independently