Shamika Patil

Shamika Patil

Austin, TX, US

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My name is Shamika Patil, and I have recently graduated from Savannah College of Art and Design with a Master of Architecture. As a recent graduate, I am eager to apply my skills and knowledge in a professional setting. I am writing to express my interest in pursuing a career with McKinney York Architects.

During my academic years, I focused on various Hospitality, Residential, Commercial and community based  projects. Additionally, my internship experience at SANS Architects and Interior designer provided me with practical insights into residential, commercial and industrial design.  

I am Detail-oriented and organized architectural graduate with one year of experience in supporting project teams and producing high-quality design documents. Strong understanding of building technology and systems, with a passion for staying current on industry trends. Excellent communication and time management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and adapt to fast-paced project environments. Proficient in Autodesk Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Adobe Creative Suite throughout all project phases. Committed to producing high-quality work that aligns with project scope, design intent, and firm goals. Adept at advancing the production of schematic, design development, and construction documents in compliance with project scope, design intent.  Dedicated to maintaining awareness of evolving building technology and systems. Experienced in assisting with visualizations and presentations for clients during all project phases. Thrives in fast-paced environments, with a strong ability to prioritize responsibilities and adapt to changing project needs.


Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, Graduate Mentor

•Mentored undergraduate students with their course curriculum and providing efficient solutions
•Offering practical solutions to challenges related to time management, ensuring students optimized their study schedules.
•Strategizing and structuring calendar schedules for students to help them balance coursework and assignments effectively.
•Providing personalized guidance on assignments and projects to enhance student learning outcomes.

Jan 2023 - May 2023

Viewpoint Designers, Pune, IN, Architectural Design Intern

-Partnered with the team on material, technical specifications, and selections for 5 major projects.
-Designed and produced detailed drawings for a commercial building project, resulting in a 10% reduction in construction costs and a 5%increase in project efficiency.
-Produced engaging 3D models and renderings for six client presentations using Sketchup, Lumion, AutoCAD, significantly enhancing client satisfaction. -Analyzed cost and budgets for client projects, initiating savings of 8-10%, resulting in a 35% increase in the client base.
-Recommended minor adaptations and modifications to complete working drawing sets for four projects. Analyzed site conditions and zoning regulations to inform design decisions

Jan 2021 - Jun 2021

SANS Architects and Interior Designer, Pune, IN, Architectural Design Intern

-Coordinated with the Senior architect in managing project to ensure periodic inspection, and consistent project progress based on deadlines for 10 clients ensuring punctual completion and adherence to project scope.
-Contributed to all phases of architectural projects, from schematic design through construction administration
-Offered creative insights during design discussions, presenting alternative solutions to address architectural challenges.
-Conducted research and compiled information to inform assigned project work, staying abreast of evolving building technologies
-Conducted comprehensive sustainable material research, leading to firm's adoption of four innovative green building products for upcoming projects.

Jun 2020 - Dec 2020


Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

Sep 2022 - May 2024