Sean Guinan

Sean Guinan

Boston, MA, US




McGinley Kalsow and Associates, Somerville, MA, US, Temporary Junior Architect

- Supported staff with technical knowledge and drawing skills

Oct 2011 - Jan 2012

Safdie Architects, Somerville, MA, US, Design Manager / Construction Adminstrator

- Served as key member of design team on $6B, 6M sq. ft. Marina Bay Sands project, from bid win in 2006 to grand opening in 2010.
- Actively collaborated in an innovative museum design, drafting multiple scenarios to coordinate architecture, structure, MEP, and components without compromising design vision.
- Hand-selected to move to Singapore as Design Manager of 1M sq. ft. retail area, effectively coordinating meetings, directing work flow, overseeing work quality, and troubleshooting site issues.
- Consistently ensured total compliance of individual tenant stores to established building aesthetic.
- Utilized extensive knowledge of 3D and 2D software in the creation and formalization of museum design concept to real architectural plans.
- Responsible for sketching solutions, presenting problem resolutions and creating architectural standards.

Jul 2008 - Dec 2009

Safdie Architects, Somerville, MA, US, Junior Architect

- Created detail designs, drawings, specifications, and coordinated Construction Documents for the Art-Science Musem of the Marina Bay Sands Project in Singapore.
- Proposed and created an AutoCAD standards and templates for entire Marina Bay Sands team to adhere to.

Oct 2006 - Jul 2008

Walters-Storyk Design Group, Highland, NY, US, Project Manager

- Spearheaded numerous multi-million dollar domestic and international projects, from reviewing shop drawings for approval to producing construction documents for bids and managing sub-contractors.
- Skillfully created innovative acoustical solutions within a wide variety of environments and buildings.
- Tasked with maintaining production computers, including the diagnosis and troubleshooting of hardware and software
- Researched codes and obtained required permits
- Created detailed designs, drawings, estimates, specifications, time-tables, and take-offs.

Aug 2004 - Sep 2006

VP Engineering, Cambridge, MA, US, CAD Operator/ IT Specialist

Jun 2003 - Dec 2003

Northeastern University, Boston, MA, US, CAD Operator

Mar 2002 - Dec 2002

Ann Beha Architects, Boston, MA, US, Model Maker

Mar 2001 - Jul 2001

Court Capital Projects, Boston, MA, US, CAD Operator

Mar 2000 - Dec 2000


Northeastern University, Boston, MA, US, Bachelors, Bachelor of Science

Architectural Concentration

Sep 1999 - May 2004

Areas of Specialization