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 / Project Manager

LumenEssence, 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/ Project Engineer

The Attraction Services Company, Valencia, CA


Technical Supervisor – Ride Management

Thinkwell Design & Production, Burbank, CA