Steven Santos

Steven Santos

North Arlington, NJ, US



To gain experience in the field of architecture and design through rewarding hard work. To be involved with innovative projects where I can contribute with my skills and which will further my knowledge of materiality, form, composition, architectural integrity, and how space involves the user.



Visual Graphics Systems Inc., Carlstadt, NJ, US, Project Manager

Created and executed multiple project plans, on-time in a fast paced environment. Released projects into production and monitored throughout process. Dealt with clients and sales representative to ensure quality and accuracy of products.

Apr 2013 - Jun 2013

DEC Architect, Princeton, NJ, US, Architectural Intern

Worked individually, as well as in a small team, to accomplish successful projects. Dealt with clients one-on-one to address their specific needs on-time with their desired deadlines. Improved my knowledge of BIM software and developed projects through all stages of construction from schematic design to construction documents.

May 2012 - Aug 2012

Habitat for Humanity, Paterson, NJ, US, Student Design Consultant/Competition

Created a prototype design for three sites that increased productivity and was under-budget. Researched different products and design options that were incorporated into the design. Responsible for developing and visually communicating projects as well as construction details with simplicity, decency, and affordability in mind as well as meeting with the clients and developer.

Sep 2011 - Dec 2011

Inglese Architecture + Engineering, East Rutherford, NJ, US, Architectural Intern

Worked in a professional environment that increased my knowledge of architecture with on-site surveying and documentation, drafting plans and facades of existing structures, and designing floor plans for renovation of historical buildings. Also allowed me to improve my technical and analytical skills with real experience.

May 2011 - Jul 2011


New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, NJ, US, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2008 - May 2013

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