Cooley Monato

Lighting Designer Position

Lighting Designer Position

Cooley Monato Studio is an award-winning architectural lighting design firm located in Midtown Manhattan looking for a talented lighting designer with technical knowledge and experience working on different types of projects to join our team!


The designer responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Provide design and technical support for senior design staff, building study models, renderings and research of precedent images for presentations, drawings, CAD drawings, Revit models, AGI calculations, fixture research and creation of fixture schedule with cuts, and details, and coordinate with manufacturers reps.

Be responsible for the production of deliverables such as layouts, energy and light level calculations, fixture and load schedules, and detail studies. Attend client meetings and site visits.


  • 2 to 5 years of experience working in the field of architectural lighting design.
  • Bachelor’s Degree – Master’s Degree preferred. Majored in lighting, interior design, architecture or related design field.
  • Experience must include hand drawing skills, proficiency in AutoCAD, AGI 32, Revit, InDesign and Photoshop.
  • Fluent in English, spoken and written.
  • Must be a team player.
  • This is a full-time position: Monday – Friday. Due to COVID-19 our entire staff is observing business-as-usual work hours remotely with in-office hours as needed.

Cooley Monato Studio is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, sex, age, national origin, creed, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or political affiliation.

Benefits include medical coverage contribution with dental and vision options, transit check & sponsored 401K plan. Additional incentives & salary requirements will be discussed at time of interview.


Please send you resume and portfolio to Andressa Lopes [email protected]