General Resumé


“Always be happy with what you have, BUT never satisfy!”


I. Objectives:

  • Dedicated, creative reliable and customer service oriented person always seeking new stuff and expand knowledge. I have a very special mindset of thinking and have an ability to learn new stuff quickly. I learn by doing, watching and listening combined not just one or another.
  • Throughout my learning process, I have developed few very nice workflows for myself to achieve my personal needs. Beside, I can quickly understand and adapt any other workflow in variable job environment. Always pursuing perfectness.
  • Looking for a job position in:
    • 3D modeling and rendering for media communication
    • Architecture Design & Visualization
    • Design and Publishing
    • Architect’s Design Assistant
    • Back-end Web Developer with PHP/MySql
    • Front-end Web Designer with Javascript/HTML/CSS
    • Magazine designer and Editor

II. Skill Sets:

  • I can work conveniently with Adobe Creative Suites CS 4 (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign), Luxology Modo, AutoCAD and many other softwares.
  • Architecture Drafting with AutoCAD & Revit Architecture (Advanced level)
  • Photo Retouching and Manipulating with Photoshop and Aperture
  • 3D Modeling (Advanced), Texturing (Advanced) and Rendering (Advanced)
  • PHP (Advanced) /Mysql (Intermediate) for web site’s back-end developement
  • Javascript (Advanced), HTML (Advanced), CSS (Advanced) for¬†web site’s¬†front-end design.
  • Poster, Book cover, Calendar, Brochure, Flyer designs (Look at project samples pages)
  • Photography (Intermediate)
  • Networking and Server understanding
  • Hardware and Operating System problems troubleshooting

III. Experiences:

  • 2010 – Present : KUME Design Asia (KDA) / KUME SEKKEI
    • Me Tri Township Developement – Design Team / 3D Modeling & Rendering / Provide help in CAD
    • Eco Park – Provide help in CAD / 3D Interior Rendering
    • Petrosetco Tower (Competition) – Design Team / 3D Modeling & Rendering / Presentation
    • Nga Tu So Market – Design Team / Revit Drafter / AutoCAD Drafter / 3D Visualization and Analysis
    • Le Van Luong Apartment – 3D Interior Rendering
    • Binh Duong Administrative Center – Design Team / 2D Landscape Presentation
  • 2005-2009 : Freelance Artist
    • 2009 : Design Competition – Beneton of United Colors
      2 Buildings architecture design competition
    • 2005 : “Khi Dong Minh Thao Chay” book cover design .
      for Dr. Gregory Nguyen – Howard University
    • 2006 : American Beauty Website Design
      Client - Truc Nguyen - 1401 Chainbridge Rd, McLean, VA, 22101
    • 2006 : Minh’s Restaurant Website Design
      Client : Minh’s Restaurant – 2500 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201
  • 2008 – 2009 : Architectural Design Studio – Internship
    Location: Alexandria, VA
    Contact: Michael Ghorbanian
    Position: Provide support and CAD drafting and Computer Applications. 3D rendering and visualization. Website maintenance.
  • 2005 : Virginia International University – Professor Assistant
    Location: Fairfax, VA
    Position: Provide support in PHP programming and Mysql Database maintenance.
  • The jobs helped develop a wide range of skills from 3D modeling, rendering to Website development and media design. Extensive experience in brochures, logos, t-shirt designs, informational graphics, products, multimedia, signage, people photography and catalogs. Activity in producing company catalogs, print media in magazines, business cards, logos, letterhead and creating brand marketing.

IV. Tool Sets (Work-flows)

  • Web Design Workflow
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Adobe DreamWeaver
    • Apple Safari & Mozilla Firefox
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Adobe Flash
  • 3D Visualization Workflow
    • Modeling: Luxology Modo
    • Texturing: Luxology Modo, Maxon Cinema 4D
    • Rendering: Luxology Modo, Maxon Cinema 4D
    • Animation & Dynamics: Maxon Cinema 4D
    • Retouching: Adobe Photoshop
  • CAD Workflow
    • AutoDesk AutoCAD
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • VectorWorks
    • TurboCAD
  • Publishing Workflow
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Adobe Indesign
    • Adobe Acrobat Professional
    • Apple Final Cut Studio

V. References:

  • available upon request.

VI. Education:

  • Bachelors Degree in Architecture Technology – Associates of Applied Science
    Northern Virginia Comm. College – Alexandria, Virginia, United States
  • Graphic Design Degree from NVCC
  • High School – Saint Francis Methodist School – Singapore
  • Mid School – Hanoi , Vietnam
  • Taken many online courses on 3D topics and other graphic design courses in College covering printings, colors, and basic software topics.

VII. Softwares that I’m using:

  • Expert Level:
    • Adobe Photoshop CS4, Adobe DreamWeaver CS4, Luxology Modo, Pixelmator, Photomatix Pro, Aperture 2, Adobe LightRoom 2, Microsoft Office
  • Intermediate Level:
    • Maxon Cinema 4D, Adobe Flash, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe FireWorks, Final Cut Studio, AutoCAD, NewTek LightWave 9, Mac OS X Server, Linux
  • Entry Level:
    • AutoDesk Maya, AutoDesk 3D Studio Max, Pixar Renderman, Linux Server
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