Jericho, NY, US

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I’m interested in obtaining a full-time Project Architect position in New York
I truly believe in making the most of my knowledge as well as gain valuable work experience at a first-rate and prolific work place such as yours. It is no doubt that I am the one whom is capable.
My Qualifications:
Master of Science Degree in Advanced Architectural Design in Columbia University, 2002
Total 15 years Architectural working experience in New York City. 6 years for New York projects and 9 years for
International projects.
Highly developed skills and talent in AutoCAD, Rhinoceros, Sketch up, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe In
design and preparation of SD, DD & CD material.
Registered Architect in New York State.
I am a motivated self-starter with collaborative skills. I enjoy working in a creative design environment and feel I have the
knowledge and background to be a true asset to you.
I have enclosed a copy of my resume and attached my portfolio samples for your review. In the near future, I would love to hear from you so that we can discuss about my portfolio and share with you how I might fit into your organization. Also, I appreciate your time and look forward to being one of valuable members in your exquisite firm.
I am United States Citizen so no need Visa.


Po-Yu Lu



Responsibility for client contact for China project, manpower allocation and project scheduling; supervise design developed document, secure government agency approvals and participate in project design. Supervise CAD Manager and Junior Architects.
Projects included:
* OCT Nanjing Happy Harbor Parcel E, Nanjing, China (Design developed document) – core and shell

Mar 2018 - current


Responsibility for client contact for China project; Work with designer for schematic design, supervise design developed document, construction document, responsible for consultant coordination, construction administration, RFI responses, secure government agency approvals, participate in project design and site visits. Detail correct exterior wall systems with curtain wall consultant. Supervise CAD Manager and Junior Architects.
Projects included:
* Six Dynasty Museum and Nanjing Hanfujie Plaza Complex, Nanjing,
China (SD~CA)
* 2221 Yonge Street Residential tower, Toronto, Canada (SD~DD)
* Chateau lynch-bage Winery, Pauillac,France (SD~CA)

Oct 2010 - Feb 2018

Rafael Viñoly Architects, New York, NY 10013, INTERMEDIATE ARCHITECT / PROJECT DESIGNER

Work for
schematic design within program and design developed document,
coordinated with Curtain wall consultant and participated in project
Projects included:
* Downtown Jebel Ali, Dubai for Residential plans layout. (SD~DD)
* Mina Zayed, Abu Dhabi for Enclosure design. (SD)

Sep 2008 - Oct 2009

Marin Architects P.C., New York, NY 10018, JUNIOR ARCHITECT

Responsible for schematic design, design
developed document and construction document of retail renovation
projects in New York City.
Projects included:
* 385 Broadway Supermarket.
* 167 Chambers McDonald.
* Rite-Aid Projects / New buildings, interior & exterior renovation

Jul 2005 - Aug 2008

UAD GROUP (Curtain wall & Metal Contractor Co.), Brooklyn, NY 11211, ARCHITECTURAL ENCLOSURE DESIGNER

Responsible for shop & fabrication drawings, Coordinated the schedule of site survey and associated for purchase & material take off.
Projects included:
*Steel Enclosure and stairs of Pelham, Burke, Gun Hill, Jackson, Simpson
& Prospect stations in New York City / MTA projects.
* Curtain wall of 497 Greenwich Street / Residential building - Project
was reported in Architectural Record, November, 2004 (Design by Winka
dubbeldam of Archi-tectonics office)

Jun 2002 - Jun 2005


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Master of Science Degree in Advanced

Master of Science Degree in Advanced Architectural Design (1 year program)

May 2001 - Jun 2002

Tamkang University, Taiwan, TW, BArch, Bachelor of Architecture

5 years program

Sep 1991 - Jun 1997