An architect and designer with advanced use of computer-aided visualization skills. Strong knowledge of commercial and residential code requirements for permit set approvals. PC/MAC based: Revit, AutoCAD, 3-D Max, Rhino, Maxwell, V-Ray, Sketch UP, Grasshopper, Solid Works, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, In-Design, Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Acrobat, Dreamweaver, Flash, Final Cut Pro, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint. Familiarity with: ArchiCAD, Cinema 4D and Maya.
Possess strong ability to, but not limited to:
1. Produce design & construction documents / permit sets, 3D-visualizations & legal documents.
2. Read, interpret, prepare and check architectural and engineering drawings for city submittals.
3. Experience in high-rise, industrial, commercial and residential.
4. Write technical reports. Prepare and present clear and concise oral and written presentations.
5. Read, interpret and implement provisions of, but not limited to, the Standard Specifications for Public Works Construction, Uniform & CA Building Codes and other regulatory documents.
6. Familiarity with commonly used concepts & practices within the industry and profession.
7. Strong problem solving, analytical, time management and organizational skills.
2010 - 2013 W.Hollywood, CA
Architectural Consultant / Designer: Development of permit sets / 3D-Models, Renderings, Animation (Revit, AutoCAD, Rhino, 3D-Max Studio, Adobe Master). Extensive coordination with clients, engineers and contractors, Expediting projects (+clearances), Research, Specifications, Product Bids and Projects Cost Estimation (PCE), Site visits during construction time. Managing multiple projects at the same time.
2.PUNCHouse Design Group
2013 - 2013 W.Hollywood, CA
Architect / Freelance: Development of permit sets / 3D-Models, Research, Site documentation, Specifications, Coordination with structural and MEP engineers.
2012 - 2013 San Dimas and Los Angeles, CA
Building Expeditor / CAD Engineer: Advanced building code knowledge, ADA, Title 24. Expediting building permits & other critical approvals that impact building construction and occupancy. Focus: Residential and Commercial. Solid connections in city departments. Clearances: (Fire, Structural, MEP & more) Resolving issues on “the spot”, research & communication with clients & engineers.
4. Neubert Architects
2009 - 2011 Silver Lake, CA
Intermediate Architect / Freelance: 3-D Models, renderings and CAD drawings (Rhino, 3-D Max Studio). Production of design and construction documents. Mockups & Graphic Design. 3D Fabrication.
5. Brian Reiff Architects
2012 - 2012 Culver City, CA
3D Engineer / Freelance: Production of design and construction documents (commercial, public work): plans, sections, elevations, details and color schemes. 3D-Models and renderings.
6. Space for Lease Inc.
2011 - 2012 Van Nuys, California
Architectural Consultant / Freelance: Production of design and construction documents for high-rise residential and commercial projects, permit sets, 3D visualizations. Coordination with engineers & contractors. Digital documentation & surveys, bids, cost estimation and research. Technical reports.
7. Disney-ABC Network Group
2007 - 2010 Burbank, California
Architectural Project Manager: Specialty within the theme park/ entertainment industry and commercial structures. Red carpet events & layouts. Production of design and construction documents. Presentations with clients.
8. Lending Bee, Inc.
2006 - 2007 W. Hollywood, CA
Property Management / Consultant: Working knowledge of Facility Life/ Safety Systems and equipment. Responsible for overseeing new and old properties. Verification of building codes and zoning regulations for new projects. CAD layouts.
9. Zahabian Architects
2002 - 2006 Los Angeles, CA
Associate Architect: Production of design and construction documents. SPECS & material boards. Plans check & preparation of drawing sets. Bids. Consultations with engineers. Expediting Building permits, digital documentation & surveys.
10. MS Apparel LLC.
2001 - 2002 Los Angeles, CA
Drafts-person/ Graphic Designer: Logos and web-design. CAD documents for production lines.
11. LRG Builders
1999 - 2001 Los Angeles, CA
Sub-Contractor: Construction of: studs, joists, beams, window/door pockets, reinforced concrete slabs, drywall and ceiling work, stucco work & paint.