E: john_shahid@sciarc.edu

P: 562.481.2275

John Shahid

Pita & Bloom 
An Architectural internship in which I was tasked with scripting and designing tools to aid in generating aesthetic variations of curvature that align with precedents created and proven by the firm, general research in regards to possible developments in the Los Angeles County, and assistance in providing packages for competition briefs. 
TKR Construction 
Architectural designer heavily involved and responsible for the fruition of preliminary drawings and visualization of 2D to 3D CAD files. Responsibilities also include collaborative construction documents with fellow draftsmen at the firm, and conceptualizing construction solutions applicable to in field issues.
FJS Engineering, Inc. 
FJS Engineering is a design/drafting firm that works in direct collaboration with major fiber optics providers such as TimeWarner, AT&T, Verizon, and Cox; they design traffic control plans as well as CAD streets and buildings upon request. Duties left to me included drafting streets and intersections, using field notes to generate CAD files, and further generation of fiber optic trenches with traffic control plans regarding the aforementioned.
Stutzel Design, Inc.
Architectural draftsman, 3D designer and Revit Consultant; I currently work as a freelance assistant, consultant, designer & draftsmen.

Southern California Institute of Architecture
Fall 2015 - Current
SCI-Arc’s B.Arch program is a five-year Bachelor of Architecture professional degree program, emphasizing design excellence and intellectual breadth through a liberal arts education.
M+M [Making+Meaning] 
Southern California Institute of Architecture
Summer 2015
Making+Meaning is a four-week summer program for the creative individual, inspired professionals, current college students and college graduates, as well as those newly admitted to SCI-Arc’s M.Arch 1 program. 
Long Beach City College
Fall 2009 - Fall 2013
An Educational experience in which I completed and accomplished notable marks in all architectural courses available.

Proficient Tools
AutoCAD, Rhino, Adobe Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, Premier, Indesign, & Lightroom) Microsoft Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), Revit, Keyshot, Grasshopper, Maya, SketchUp, & SolidWorks 

E: john_shahid@sciarc.edu
P: 562.481.2275 
SM: @johnshahid