Share this Job
Apply now »

We Light the Way

Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 13,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.  


Acuity’s lighting and building management solutions vary from individual devices to intelligent network systems. With fiscal year 2018 net sales of $3.7 billion, Acuity Brands has operations throughout North America, and in Europe and Asia. Individual devices include lighting controls, lighting components, controllers for various building systems (including HVAC, lighting, shades and access control), power supplies, and prismatic skylights. Among other benefits, intelligent network systems can optimize energy efficiency and comfort as well as enhance the occupant experience for various indoor and outdoor applications, all the while reducing operating costs. We continue to expand our solutions portfolio, including software and services, to provide a host of other economic benefits resulting from data analytics that enables the “Internet of Things” ("IoT") and supports the advancement of smart buildings, smart cities, and the smart grid. 


If you want to be on the cutting edge of technology and touch all facets of business, then this is the group for you! This position will give you exposure to the entire Acuity Portfolio and your efforts will make a direct impact to top line revenue via product enhancements and technology integrations. This position also generates bottom line margin improvement through value engineering and cost reductions. This role gives you a platform to be program manager and design engineer while at the same time learning the fundamentals of supply chain and business finance.


As a VAVE Design Engineer, you will contribute by:

· Developing concepts and prototypes for product enhancements and cost reductions for high volume product families

· Developing test plans for luminaire certification (UL/CSA), validation of new features, and interoperability of new components within the product

· Integration of cutting edge controls technology into luminaires 

· Managing project timelines while interfacing with cross-functional team

· Managing Phase-In and Phase-Out (PIPO) on high volume product families

· Traveling to production facility to support Pilot and Pre-Production Assembly Runs

· Supporting Lean Activities and seeking continuous improvement


Qualified candidates for VAVE Design Engineer will have: 

· Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, or a related discipline 

· 2+ years of experience working in engineering in lighting, or a related field 

· Demonstrated experience collaborating with cross functional team members. 

We want you to apply today to join our team as we Light The Way to a more Brilliant, Productive and Connected world!


Please apply today to join our team as we Light The Way to a Brilliant, Productive and Connected world.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity


We endeavor to make this site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact (770) 922-9000.

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.

Req ID:  843

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Engineer, Design Engineer, Supply, HVAC, Database, Engineering, Operations, Technology

Apply now »
Find similar jobs: