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Assistant State University

Santa Clara, California, United States
March 14, 2018

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Jie Guo

San Jose, CA *****



Certificates in Applications of Technology in Planning, San Jose State University 12/2016 Programing for Everybody (Getting Started with Python), Coursera Course Certificates 07/2016 Education

Master of Urban Planning, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, GPA: 3.72/4.0 05/2017 Bachelor of Engineering, Xi’an Technological University (XATU), P.R. China 05/2014 Major in Urban Planning, GPA 3.20/4.0, graduated in top 15% of class Exchange Student, Chinese Culture University, Taipei, Taiwan, GPA: 3.79/4.0 09/2013 - 01/2014 Work Experience

Planning Intern, City of Emeryville, CA 11/2017 – Present Supporting public participation process for 40th Street-San Pablo Avenue Transit-Bike Hub. Updating local census for residential and business uses. Creating General Plan Annual Report with maps in GIS, Illustrator, and InDesign. Working at Planning counter, including application intake, plan check, zoning verification letters. Junior Planner and Designer, Taecker Planning & Design, Berkeley, CA 08/2017 – Present Analyzing and mapping multiple planning factors for comprehensive corridor plan. Applying data-driven livability livability assessment tool examining factors such as housing affordability, jobs-housing balance, and walkability the 3-mile East Bay corridor. Designing and 3d modeling multimodal street proposals for Fairfax and North Concord, CA. GIS Technician/Data Analyst, Apple Inc., Sunnyvale, CA 09/2017 – 11/2017 Managed data layers for Apple Maps team.

Researched, validation and QA, data analysis.

Handled internally and externally data discrepancies. Used Python scripts and SQL to access project data and improve workflows. Research and Teaching Assistant, Overview, Introduction, and Advanced GIS, San Jose 02 – 04/2017, 07-10/2017 Searched literature and prepared GIS data sources for use in class activities. Organized and cleaned up GIS data on department server. Reviewed assignment and lecture material and student deliverables, including final projects. Research Assistant, Spartan Superway, Mineta Transportation Institute, San Jose, CA 02/2016 - 01/2017 Conducted cost / benefits analysis for SJSU south parking lot and researched impact of Spartan Superway on SJSU. Designed route and calculated the route time.

Constructed Sketchup and 4Dialog models for each route, podcar tracks in San Jose. Architect Intern, Tumushi Architects Studio, Xi’an, China 03/2015 - 05/2015 Researched site information, such as location, geography, and environment. Analyzed housing price, rent, and type of each site to understand residents’ need. Brainstormed and designed more than 40 draft models. Drafted floor plans, sections, elevations, and diagrams. Created Sketchup models and physical models.


Computer: Auto-CAD (5 years), Sketchup (4 years), Photoshop (4 years), ArcGIS Desktop (3 years), ArcGIS online (3 years), and Illustrator (3 years), InDesign (3 years) Basic level in Open Street Map, Python, SQL, Archi-CAD, Community Analyst, SPSS, LIMDEP, 4Dialog, and Jpods. Languages: English, Chinese Mandarin

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