Jon Murphy

Jon Murphy

New York, NY, US

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Experience: Large-scale skyscrapers, Flood resiliency design, Design-build transportation redevelopment, Master planning for large-scale mixed-use projects, Residential renovations.

Competencies: Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, Drafting, Microstation, Sketchup, V-ray, Rhino, 3DS Max Design, Microsoft Office. 



Adamson and AAI, New York, NY, US, Intermediate Architect

1,285,000 sq. ft. residential tower (tallest residential building in the world)

-Presented multiple design iterations for a private vehicular drop-off that maintained the client’s desired luxury aesthetic.
-Coordinated with multiple disciplines on a DOB amendment submission for an existing work permit.

50 HUDSON YARDS - New York, NY
LEED-Gold certified, 2,900,000 sq. ft. commercial high-rise

-Generated documentation for all lobby-related items with coordination from design architect, developer, and senior project manager.
-Consulted with various disciplines to ensure a new fan room in Upper North Lobby worked with proposed and existing design conditions.
-Revised the East Lobby entrance to mitigate the need for warped floor tiles while establishing floor pattern consistency with adjacent spaces.
-Reviewed stone shop drawings for bidding validation so the project would remain on projected timeline.

Sep 2019 - current

STV Incorporated, New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer II

PANYNJ/ EWR TERMINAL ONE REDEVELOPMENT PROGRAM - Newark, NJ 1,000,000 sq. ft. design-build domestic terminal

-Collaborated with multiple disciplines to generate ceiling plans for the Main terminal and adjoining piers.
-Drafted multiple iterations for the Security Checkpoint ceiling that incorporated all disciplinary equipment within a functional organization, while meeting compliance requirements.
-Engaged with consultants in choosing custom finishes that worked with surrounding aesthetics.
-Coordinated with Mechanical Engineers to ensure placement of HVAC equipment worked with exterior CMU coursing.


-Developed plans, elevations and sections within compliance of current NYCT design standards.
-Coordinated with Engineers to ensure accurate reconfiguration of associated elevator equipment.
-Generated elevations for proposed elevator machine rooms to establish aesthetic continuity with existing design conditions.
-Collaborated with NYCT to develop details specific to each station’s scope of work.

PANYNJ / WTC HUB STORM ASSESSMENT/ MITIGATION PROGRAM- New York, NY Flood protection for World Trade Center Transportation Hub

-Assisted in the development of construction documents to address vulnerabilities to flood-prone areas from storms similar to Hurricane Sandy.
-Provided field inspections in order to establish a design criterion for the level of flood protection required.
-Collaborated with project team to create a multilayered floor barrier to be installed under a wide range of existing conditions.
-Engaged with other trades to present multiple iterations of water removal systems to ensure protection in below-grade critical spaces.

May 2017 - Aug 2019

WRT, LLC, Philadelphia, PA, US, Architectural Designer

MERIDEN COMMONS - Meriden, CT 100,000 sq. ft. mixed-use building

-Developed the design for the residential lobby space to work within the client’s budget constraints.
-Participated in construction administration and logged submittals with coordination from project architect.
-Generated unit layouts to maximize efficiency and coordinated with code requirements.
-Presented multiple design iterations on weekly pin-ups gathering input from project team and planners.

ASBURY PARK SENIOR REHAB - Asbury Park, NJ Renovation on senior living facility

-Designed bathroom layouts and fixture locations to comply with ADA guidelines.
-Coordinated finish schedules with the project manager and several consultants.
-Generated multiple iterations for entrance vestibule to create the desired residential atmosphere.
-Finished construction drawings ahead of schedule, allowing bids to come in sooner.

Jun 2016 - May 2017

Parallel Architectural Group, Long Branch, NJ, US, Architectural Intern

EAST BERGEN PLACE - Red Bank, NJ Antique Residential Renovation

-Engaged with client for on-site documentation to ensure design the design intent.
-Generated as-built plans from on-site measurements for schematic development.
-Caught an error gone unnoticed in elevations, preventing time and budget costs.
-Collaborated with project manager to develop electrical documentation.

REHAB RESIDENCE- Keansburg, NJ Residential house-lift and renovation

-Produced bathroom layout drawings detailing the selected fixtures and finishes.
-Drafted floor plans and interior elevations with coordination from project team.

May 2015 - Aug 2015

S.O.M.E. Architects, Red Bank, NJ, US, Architectural Intern

TEAK RESTAURANT - Red Bank, NJ 3,000 sq. ft. restaurant with rooftop dining

-Drafted exterior elevations for second floor addition and signage iterations.
-Generated electrical documentation with coordination from consultants.
-Organized construction documentation into a completed set for owner.
-Produced as-built drawings to determine scope of required renovations.

PARKER RESIDENCE - Fair Haven, NJ Residential addition and renovation

-Generated a 3D model to examine spatial relationships and aesthetics for client review.
-Produced plan, elevation and section sketches in schematic design phase.
-Organized renderings into presentation format for monthly permit approval meetings.
-Presented multiple conceptual design iterations incorporating client and consultant input.

May 2014 - Jan 2015


Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2013 - May 2016

Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, NJ, US, Architecture

Associates in Science (AS)

Sep 2010 - May 2013

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