The SEED is a small unconventional Lighting Design studio with a variety of commercial, residential, research and light art projects located in a beautiful space in Lower East Side Manhattan.
We are looking for : dedicated, motivated and upbeat individuals looking for a hands-on work experience with as much responsibility as you can handle. We have some exciting new projects in the works, so we are looking for talented and motivated applicants. The candidates should have excellent communication skills and be well organized and self-motivated. An adventurous spirit and a love of design are a must, as is the ability to work in an informal design studio atmosphere. This is a paid position with potential to become full-time. You need to have a keen sense of clean design, details, and communicating with a project team including clients, vendors, and contractors.
Student of Interior Design, Architecture, Lighting Design or related design field
1-2 years experience at a lighting design firm is a plus but not required.
Proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit (experience with Rhino and AGI32 is a bonus)
Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator) Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
Excellent Graphic design and presentation skills , Excellent communication & storytelling skills, must be a proficient English speaker, Personal time management, Thrives in a collaborative environment .
The SEED is a full service architectural lighting design studio. We investigate the effects of light on the humans’ perception and shape lighting to connect built environments with the people who interact with them.
We thrive to create experiences of spaces and objects that demand an embodied presence from the user, while simultaneously animating the role of the architecture.
Each project is an opportunity for us to examine the potentials of light. Our deep knowledge about the industry, available technologies, and available products enables us to find the best solutions for each project that fit the financial and operational constraints of the project. Through rigorous exercises the design is optimized aesthetically and performatively.
The diversity in our team offers backgrounds and experiences in architecture, interior design, fabrication, and engineering, that allows us to bring innovative designs with the highest level of expertise to each project and create memorable and extraordinary solutions to every design challenge.