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Industrial Designer

Blackjack Lighting k

Buffalo Grove, IL

Feb 1
Job Description

Blackjack Lighting, designs and produces creative modern lighting for commercial and residential spaces. Located in Buffalo Grove, IL, our company offers a collaborative, design oriented environment with opportunities to grow.

The company was founded by Stephen Blackman, a veteran industrial designer who specializes in developing decorative lighting for consumer and architectural environments. LED light sources and new control technologies are revolutionizing the lighting industry. Blackjack Lighting's award winning designs make the most of these new technologies, with new forms, scalable lighting systems, and superior lighting performance. [see]

We are looking for a full time industrial designer with creative passion and good communications skills to work with our lead designer and design team. The designer will design products, produce CAD drawings, render, make study models and help produce supporting graphic materials for our marketing collateral.

Degree in industrial design
2-4 years of product design experience
Resume and portfolio demonstrating design aptitude, talent and flair
Geographically local candidates preferred

Strong mechanical aptitude, and a good understanding of how products are made.
Model making proficiency, produced by hand and in 3D
Can verbally and visually communicate design concepts
Ability to produce 2D and 3D product renderings
Excels in fast-paced environment
Good computer design skills
Capable of using Adobe creative suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
Proficient in CAD, SolidWorks preferred

· Resume, and Portfolio (or link to portfolio)

(Please note that we will only contact candidates who are selected for an interview)

Blackjack Lighting

Blackjack Lighting is a design- and technology-driven lighting manufacturer headquartered in suburban Chicago. Blackjack Lighting caters to a market that places a premium on stunning design, smart engineering and the very newest LED lighting technology for task, ambient and general decorative lighting. The collection includes LED chandeliers, pendants, wall lights, flush mounts, task and table lamps.

Our brand is contemporary at its core; our lighting designs are used in residential settings and our larger scale custom architectural fixtures can be seen in many extraordinary commercial spaces.

Architects, interior designers, lighting specifiers and sophisticated homeowners have become loyal Blackjack customers. At retail, our lighting designs are sold by the top online lighting sites and premier lighting showrooms.