Lighting Designer


Lighting Designer, Atlanta, GA

Newcomb & Boyd, a multi-discipline engineering firm in Atlanta, Georgia is looking for a Lighting Designer.

For more than 95 years, we have been designing innovative systems that bring buildings to life. Our projects positively impact society, from research labs to cure infectious and chronic diseases to smart classrooms to inspire today’s scholars and tomorrow’s leaders. We are known for our sustainable and intelligent approach to design as we develop award-winning solutions for Fortune 500 companies, top healthcare systems, and leading universities.

At Newcomb & Boyd, we value the highest technical competencies, a “team-first” mentality, excellent communication skills, and a self-driven work ethic. We offer ample opportunities for professional growth, as evidenced by industry-low turnover.

  • Market the services of the Lighting Design Group.
  • Perform lighting layouts, lighting calculations, fixture schedules, control intent, energy code compliance, and specifications.
  • Create presentation materials, including renderings and graphic packages, utilizing computer and hand sketches.
  • Provide deliverables that meet quality assurance standards.
  • Developing project cost budgets.
  • Collaborate and initiate ideas with the project team during the design process and in the production of lighting design and construction documents for all project types.
  • Continuing education, including current technologies and trends.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
  • Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, AGi32, Adobe CS/CC, and MS Office. Experience in Comcheck, Rhino, and SketchUp a plus.
  • Prioritizes effectively, have good follow-through, and practice self-implemented quality control measures.
  • Ability to communicate well in writing, as well as verbally.
  • 3D Modeling or rendering experience.
  • Possess a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Architectural Lighting Design, Architecture, Interior Design, or Architectural Engineering.
  • Lighting Certified (LC) by the National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions preferred.

Be a Part of Our Team

In addition to mechanical and electrical design, Newcomb & Boyd caters to the needs of clients and owners through the integration of additional services including commissioning, acoustics, audio-visual, communications, building automation, theatre systems, security, and lighting design. Our portfolio comprises work across many market sectors, including aviation, civic & cultural, corporate, government, health care, academic, science & technology, and sports.

We offer a flexible work schedule, 401(k) plan with company match, employee and family social events, health and fitness programs, and many additional benefits. We believe our purpose is to provide engineering solutions to shape the world.

Come shape the world with us.

Newcomb & Boyd is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.>

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