LumenEssence Team

Joshua Davis, Senior Engineer

SENIOR ENGINEER – Coaster enthusiast and P.E. Mechanical. Responsible for engineering design and implementation of mechanics, controls and systems for attractions with rides, special effects, flames, animation and network-based interfaces to ride, audio and lighting systems.



California Polytechnic State University                                                   San Luis Obispo, CA

  • Masters Degree – MSME
  • Concentration in Acoustic and Vibrations


North Carolina State University                                                                           Raleigh, NC

  • Bachelors Degree – BSME



License: P.E. Mechanical, California

Certificate: NAARSO Certified Ride Inspector, Level 1

Member: ASTM F24, NAARSO

Language: Mandarin

Current Position:


Senior Engineer /                                                                                           LumenEssence

Project Manager                                                                                           Los Angeles, CA


Prior Positions:

Show Control Engineer Lead                                                            Walt Disney Imagineering                                                                                               Glendale, CA / Shanghai, PRC


Engineer II                                                                                              Quartus Engineering

El Segundo, CA


Control Systems Engineer/                                                   The Attraction Services Company

Project Engineer                                                                                                Valencia, CA


Technical Supervisor –                                                              Thinkwell Design & Production

Ride Management                                                                                              Burbank, CA