CV, Dubai based Junior Architect Seeking a Multinational Company

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 11272

Skills keywords: architectural detailing, construction documentation, project management, revit, sustainable design
Short Bio:

I have a developed a set of effective time & task management skills over the years of being a full time student, and a full time competitive swimmer. I am highly competitive, self motivated, and always working on self improvement.

UK graduate, and a part time student at Harvard University for my master degree.

Currently working as a junior architect at one of Dubai's leading architecture firms.

A great time player and leader, wherever I go I always lead my team to success.

Current location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates - View on map
Nationality: Egyptian
Spoken languages: Arabic, english
Location I am interested in working: Dubai, egypt, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States
List the countires you have a visa to work in: eygpt, United Arab Emirates


MSc Sustainability & Environmental Management (Distance Learning)

Harvard University (Current)

Subjects Including: Sustainability Management, Environmental Finance &

Economics, Optimizing Performance of Existing Buildings, Sustainable Design.

Green Architecture.

BSc Architectural Engineering & Design Management

Loughborough University, UK, 2012

– 2nd Degree Honours

Subjects Including:Construction Materials, Health & Safety, Construction Technology, Building Services, Design Management, Construction Planning. Dissertation: Using BIM to achieve Greener Construction in the UK.

BSc Architectural Engineering

American University in Cairo (AUC), 2006-2009

-GPA 3.4, before transferring to Loughborough Uni, Minor in Islamic Architecture. Subjects: Psychology & Social Behavior for Architects, Architectural Design, Drawing for Architects, Construction Management.

Employment & Work Experience

Architect, Naga Architects, (UAE), Sep 2013- Current.

• Akoya by Damac, Dubai, UAE, Apr 2014-Current.

28 million square feet of luxury mansions, villas, and apartment buildings. -Based on site as Project Architect.

-Site inspections.

-Design Developed & model building for apartment buildings. -RFIs and Transmittals.

-Refit drafting

• Hidd Al Saadiyat, Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE, Sep 2013-Apr 2014

AED 278,000,000 Million project, 1.56 million square feet project, 488 villas.

-Was based on site as design-guardians.

-Developed design for 70 high-end customized villas. -Construction documentation.

-Replied to RFIs, released submittals.

-Was responsible for the municipality submission. -Refit drafting.

Computer Skills

-Autodesk Revit -AutoCAD

-Asta Power Project -Artlantis

– Vray, Sketchup -Microsoft package

Additional Skills

-Full clean driving license, UAE, UK, Egypt.

-Fluent Arabic & English.

-Conversational Chinese (Mandarin) & Italian.

-Semi-Pro Photographer

Professional Affiliations

-Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)

-Project Management Institute (PMI)

-Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)

Project Eng. Trainee, DSC- International, Cairo, Nov 2012 – Feb 2013.

• Rod El Farag Complex, Cairo.

-Supervised the delivery of 315 apartments.

-Supervised the finishing of a cinema and commercial mall.

Architect, Amr Hafez Architects, Alexandria, Egypt, Jun-Nov 2012.

• Women’s Hospital, Alexandria, Egypt

-Designed a 32 rooms,5 stories women’s hospital.

-Worked on circulation between surgery rooms, offices and patient’s rooms.

-Assisted with the design of0. drainage, electricity, and AC drawings.

Assistant Design Manager Trainee, Tesco, Shanghai, Jun-Aug 2010.

• Nanjin Xi Lu Tesco Branch, Shanghai, China.

-Monitored the fitting out of the biggest Tesco store in Shanghai. -Designed a 500 bicycle parking.

-Assisted a team of 20 designers to adapt to the store layout to the new Chinese building regulations.

-Implemented the UK Tesco specifications in the new Chinese Tesco store.