Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) is a market-leading industrial technology company. We use technology to solve problems in spaces, light, and more things to come. Through our two business segments, Acuity Brands Lighting and Lighting Controls (ABL) and the Intelligent Spaces Group (ISG), we design, manufacture, and bring to market products and services that make a valuable difference in people’s lives.
We are positioned at the intersection of sustainability and technology. Our businesses develop technology that helps save our customers energy and reduce their carbon emissions. We achieve growth through the development of innovative new products and services, including lighting, lighting controls, building management solutions, and location-aware applications.Job Summary
A successful Design Applications Specialist understands the requirements of a project by reviewing construction documents and specifications. The DAS effectively communicates with our sales agents/customers in order to design factory drawing layouts that meet the projects application. Requested deliverables range from factory submittal drawings, lighting layouts and/or 3D models.Key Tasks & Responsibilities (Essential Functions)
Design factory drawings based on construction documents, specifications and/or sales agent/customer directive i.e. fixture schedules, details, single line diagrams, etc.Utilize Adobe Illustrator, and at times Solidworks, to create and review factory submittal drawings.Possess and maintain a solid understanding of Alight product lines and Acuity controls products portfolio.Manages own workload to ensure projects are completed on schedule, with the supervision of the managerSupports our sales agents/customers as it pertains to project specific technical questions for their product applicationsCollaborate and assist on special projects through meetings with the ASM, Engineering, Design and Development and Inside Sales teamsActively contributes to a culture of problem solving and continuous improvementSkills and Minimum Experience Required
Bachelor's degree or relevant technical experience0-2 years’ experienceUnderstanding of 2D draftingStrong Design and Analytical AbilitiesBasic/Intermediate knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (including, but not limited to, Illustrator)Basic/Intermediate knowledge of Solidworks a plusProblem SolvingComprehensive understanding of Engineering documentsExcellent verbal and written communication skillsAbility to work remotelyIndustry standard Soft SkillsWe value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.Please click
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As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000. Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition.Any unsolicited resumes sent to Acuity Brands from a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Acuity Brands mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Acuity Brands employees, or to Acuity Brands resume database will be considered Acuity Brands property. Acuity Brands will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.E-Verify Participation Postere-verify.goveeoc.gov#LI-CL1The range for this position is$37,400.00to$69,900.00 . Placement within this range may vary, depending on the applicant’s experience and geographic location.