Manager, Technical Design and Development

Quantum Creative Studios
Summit, NJ 07901

Job Details


Our Technical Design and Development Manager oversees the technical design, specification, and realization of creative projects for Quantum Creative Studios. This person works closely with the Creative Design and Project Development teams to design integration equipment, systems and physical elements related to the overall project designs. This position will interface with project clients, contractors, fabricators, and vendors to ensure that the creative design intent of each project is realized. The selected candidate will work with project clients to determine technical objectives and requirements, and ensures that these elements are considered by the creative team as project creative designs are developed. In addition this person will produce project reports and deliverables such as facility impact studies, equipment cut sheet packages, project RFI inquiries and responses, and technical design drawings. The Technical Design and Development Manager will, when necessary, conduct project mock-ups and manage equipment necessary for testing and reviewing Quantum Creative Studios’ work product. 

The Technical Design and Development Manager will oversee all jobsite operations and logistics, enforce Quantum Creative Studios’ safety and PPE protocols, oversee system integration efforts, and ensure that vendors and subcontractors meet established expectations, schedules, and guidelines. This position actively participates in creative discussions, brainstorming, and concept development meetings; assists when needed with the development of project estimation and proposals, and represents Quantum Creative Studios at industry events.


The most successful candidate will have at least 5 years of entertainment or theatrical production experience with an intermediate understanding of entertainment technologies including automation, show control, sound, and lighting (you don’t need to be an expert, but you do need to know how the different disciplines come together to create a show). Enjoy the process of finding a solution to unique creative challenges. A sense of humor is a must. Work as part of a creative team. You’ll need to be organized. We’re a global company, so you’ll working with team members of diverse cultural backgrounds.

Additional Information
Some global travel, so a valid passport will be required with no travel restrictions. This is a full time FLSA exempt position. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. 

About Quantum Creative Studios
Quantum Creative Studios is a complete entertainment and experience innovation producer, creating exceptional entertainment, unique experiences, and exciting attractions for theme parks, cruise ships, museums, and the theatrical stage. Our work can be seen at Universal Studios, SeaWorld, The Smithsonian Institute, Princess Cruises, and on Broadway – among many other destinations all over the world. 

At Quantum Creative Studios we tell stories that engage guests and emotionally connect, leaving lasting impressions. Each show, immersive experience, environment, attraction, or exhibit we craft artfully blends imagination, storytelling, and vision with decades of technical expertise.


January 7, 2019 –


Salaried + Benefits