Industrial Designer

Postion Overview

Industrial Designer is responsible for the design and development of Edison’s products. Industrial Designer plays an integral role in supporting key phases of a design product’s lifecycle in collaboration and partnership with technical team. We’re looking for a detailed-oriented and passionate person who will thrive in an environment of innovation that requires strong problem- solving skills and independent self-direction, coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication.

This is a full-time position based at our office in Newmarket, ON.


The following are the essential functions of this position:
  • Conceptualize and design new lighting products to expand upon Edison’s portfolio
  • Design custom lighting products based on client’s needs and drawings, as well as prepare concept proposals and customer approval documentation
  • Produce accurate fabrication drawings to be sent out to vendors locally as well as overseas
  • Produce assembly and production documentation for our team in-house
  • Communicate closely with vendors and understand their fabrication limitations and feasibility
  • Create photorealistic renderings of new and existing products for clients, as well as for marketing purposes
  • Supply renders or other occasional marketing collateral for social media and tradeshows, as well as creating documentation or assets for new and existing products


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Industrial Design or a related field
  • 3+ years’ experience with designing products, including design for manufacturing. Lighting industry experience preferred
  • Having an eye for design and aesthetics when it comes to new products and photorealistic rendering
  • Attention to detail – especially when interpreting project requirements, as well as technical and architectural drawings
  • Ability to communicate professionally within a business context, in addition to having a strong aptitude for articulating design ideas and grasping project requirements
  • Experience with rapid prototyping and other mechanical tasks
  • Understanding of electrical components and technology. Knowledge of lighting is a very strong asset
  • Resourcefulness, curiosity and creativity are strong assets
  • Ability to adjust to changing project requirements in a fast-paced work environment


Software Skils
  • SolidWorks 3D
  • AutoCAD
  • KeyShot
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign)
  • Microsoft Suite


How to apply

If you have the qualifications for the above position and meet the criteria, please submit your resume and samples of your work to

We thank all interested applicants but will only contact candidates who are selected for an interview.