Justin Miller

Justin Miller


Seeking a position as a junior architect or architectural intern


Graphic design, sociological architecture, politics 


•  Graduated from Illinois Institute of Technology School or Architecture

•Proficient with AutoCAD, 3D Studio Max, Sketch-up, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, MS Office Suite

•Proficient with both hand crafted and laser cut modeling solutions

•Emphasis on sustainable and economically efficient design

•Studied abroad in Europe for two semesters

- Traveling studio in Spain and Portugal

- Semester living in Paris, France and traveling thorough western Europe 


Aug 2006 - May 2011

Bachelor of Architecture

Illinois Institute of Technology

Graduated with Honors  -  Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL

Courses taken included:

Architectural Design FoundationThe Chicago Skyscraper

Design in MasonryHistory of Architecture

Design in WoodHistory of Modern Thought

Design in SteelCity and Regional Planning

Design in ConcreteArchitectural Structural Design

Advanced Design StudioThe City as Architecture

Technical Design ConceptsArchitecture as the City

Urban MappingArchitectural Practice

Inter-professional project:

Sustainable Chicago low-rise housing solution

Recyclable Chicago Olympic housing

Work History

Work History
Jul 2004 - Jul 2006

Process Technician


•Responsible for maintaining and maximizing efficiency in a production process

•Responsible for filing all reports on lost time production incidents

•Responsible for proactive solutions to technical issues and potential problem areas

•Developed new computerized chemical batching system for increased efficiency and error reduction                                    - Implemented and successful

•Responsible for product quality control within testing laboratory

•Worked closely with production staff to streamline communication between upper management

•Worked with ISO 9000 standards and practices to implement new production methods

•Responsible for trial product evaluation

- Worked with upper management to achieve goals set forth by the company

- Worked with client to assure proper specification needs were met

- Worked with engineering staff to establish a production method that met the

needs of the client and the company while reducing any and all waste

- Worked in quality lab both during and after trial period to ensure that no defective material was  produced

•Certified ASQ 6 Sigma Greenbelt Quality Control Specialist

•OSHA Certified for Voluntary Compliance In Safety and Health for General Industry



Landscape Design and Fabrication

Have worked with landscaping techniques   Design experience comes from informal training 

Wood Working

Well versed in wood work and fabrication.  Skilled in the use of a variety of tools and shop equipment.     Educated in framing technologies ranging from stick built frames to heavy timber construction.   Skilled in outdoor fabrications ranging from decks and patios to outdoor structures. 

Furniture Design

Experienced with furniture design and fabrication.  Educated on the historical implications of furniture as a spacial entity and on construction methods.     Worked with an institution for developmentally disabled children to design furniture for their school.  Worked with the building architect and the staff of the facility to create effective and safe furniture for the children to use.  Designed and fabricated the furniture piece and it is in use today.   Designed and fabricated various other installations ranging from small to large scale.


Feb 2005 - Present

ASQ 6Sigma Greenbelt Certification

American Society for Quality
Jan 2005 - Present

10 Hour OSHA Certification

State of Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity