Lighting Designer Roles

12th April 2023

Do you have a passion for light? Do you want to work on top quality lighting projects in the UK and around the world? Right now we have positions available in our London and Tokyo studios for creative, driven designers with excellent design, production, and visual communication skills…

About us

Speirs Major are independent multi award-winning international designers who work with light. Our unique portfolio of diverse types and scale of project helps to keep our output exciting. We take a responsible approach to lighting design balancing our wish to create unique experiences for people with the needs of the planet.

Having helped to shape the lighting design profession over three decades we are recognised for setting a global benchmark for excellence. We not only provide excellent creative opportunities but also training and specialist skills.

We can offer you the opportunity to work on a wide variety of UK and international projects, with some exciting new schemes about to start.

Other benefits include:

•A large workshop space for testing and making
•Regular social outings
•Fortnightly team lunches
•Subsidised professional subscriptions
•A programme of structured CPD sessions for your ongoing development

We offer competitive salaries commensurate with ability and experience.

About you

Previous experience of lighting design is preferred but is not essential. We encourage our designers to seek inspiration from all aspects of design. We encourage brave, innovative thinking and a collaborative approach.

You must be able to hand sketch and should be an experienced user of Photoshop, Relux / Dialux or similar, AutoCAD, Revit and a current 3D software package.

All applications must include a covering email or letter, CV and examples of work that demonstrate your thinking, your visual communication skills and your passion for light.

Portfolios should be a maximum of 10 pages and must include at least one example of the following:

•Hand sketch
•Photoshop render or collage
•Lighting calculation
•Technical detail drawing in AutoCAD or similar

These must be predominantly your own work. Applications that do not comply with these guidelines will not be considered further.

If you are interested, please contact:

Contact: Rhea Lawrence

We operate a blind recruitment process which means any identifying factors are removed from your application. Strictly no agencies. Speirs Major are an equal opportunities employer.