2021 Luma Summer Internship Program
Job Details
All PAE Offices - CA, OR,, WA

PAE/Luma offers an internship program that is out of the box! The roughly 10-12 week paid program offers interns the opportunity to learn not only about the lighting design industry from a traditional viewpoint, but also to learn the Luma way. The intern will be an integral part of the engineering staff during the internship period.

Our Culture:

The success of Luma Lighting Design is based on providing great products and services to our clients, every day. As team members, we are held accountable to putting our Culture Statement and Core Values at the forefront of our daily interactions with our Community members, business partners, and each other. Through deliberate execution we will foster a culture that empowers each team member to constantly improve and deliver the best results.


At PAE and Luma,

  • We treat other with dignity and respect.
  • We take individual responsibility and pride in our work.
  • We are responsible for the success of the company.
  • We value and recognize contributions.
  • We promote creativity and growth.
PAE Internship Program

Interns here work directly as part of our engineering teams. From small retrofits to high-profile Living Buildings, you'll gain an understanding of the entire design process—the planning, the execution, and the problem solving.

Interns will have their hands in numerous projects while at Luma. Working knowledge of the following tasks is preferred:

Lighting Design Tasks:

  • CAD and Revit
  • Lighting Design Calculations
  • Luminaire selections and placement
  • Photometric review
  • Interior and Architectural design integration
  • Narrative development

Other Tasks:

  • General project timeline/overview
  • Specifications
  • Site Visits/Site Observation Reports
  • Cost estimate review/preparation

Minimum Candidate Qualifications:

  • 3rd year undergraduate preferred
  • Desire to work in the Building Design industry
  • Clear passion for sustainable design solutions
  • Eager to learn

Lighting Design Coursework:

  • Lighting design
  • Architecture studio

Working Conditions:

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

PAE Consulting Engineers, Inc. is proud to be an AA/EEO employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to characteristics protected by applicable local, state or federal law, such as race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information or sexual orientation.