Eduardo Ramirez

Eduardo Ramirez

Work History

Work History
Sep 2010 - Present

Project Architect / Country Representative

Vidal Arquitectos

Responsible for generating proposals for conceptual and final architectural design, national and international competitions. Also the model workshop manager operating laser cutter and 3D printer.Direct contact with the client to take a project from conception of the idea, architectural proposal, final draft, final design, and models.Working on multifamily housing buildings, offices, commercial, cultural, educational, residential and urban infrastructure. Since March 2012 moved permanently to Houston, TX to manage two already in construction projects.

Jan 2009 - Aug 2010

Project Leader

Ontiveros Glass Facade Systems

Responsible for proposing glass and aluminum facade systems. Manage and execute them.Facade detail drawings. Execution within the time required by the client, direct management of contractors, estimates, work progress reports, purchase orders for materials, and final delivery of the building.

Jan 2007 - Dec 2009

Proffesor

ITESM

Design Workshop at the Faculty of Architecture at lTESM, one of Latinamerica's leading Universities, called "Projects and Feasibility" where architectural design of mixed-use projects based on local guidelines had to be supported with an actual market study.

Jun 2007 - Nov 2008

Architecture Workshop Manager

PLANNING AGENCY FOR URBAN DEVELOPMENT OF NUEVO LEON (APDUNL)

In charge of the direction of the Architecture Workshop consisting of a team of 4 architects.Focused on the design, coordination and implementation of urban regeneration projects and proposals of Master Plans for outskirts of the city of Monterrey.

Jan 2005 - May 2007

Manager

Freelance Architect

Direct contact with potential clients starting with conceptual proposals, obtaining building permits, architectural design, executive plans and construction supervision.Achieving the construction of an apartment building for students, and a weekend house. 

Jan 2004 - Dec 2004

Intern

Asymptote Architecture

Professional practice which covered different stages of architectural design starting from the model workshop, proposing modeling procedures for the realization of projects with undulating shapes, developing internal study models and final presentation models. 2D and 3D drawing for cultural projects, landscape, multifamily housing, and urban masterplans. Culminating with the direction of the final presentation for the Guggenheim Museum competition in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Education

Education
Jan 2000 - Dec 2005

Architect

ITESM

Skills

Skills

Parametric Design

Attended course on Parametric Design Taught by Gehry Technologies Dr. David Gerber

Software

AutoCAD, Autodesk Revit, 3D Studio Max, Adobe Photoshop, Rhinoceros, Microsoft Office, Project, among others. 2D Laser cutting Advanced Skills and 3D Printing. 

Profile

Competitive, persistent, proactive, ethical, engaged in the activities that I develop, capable of making decisions and confident in myself.Always willing to work and give an extra, self-motivated.In search of continuous growth and improvement.Easy to interact with groups of people in any working or cultural activity, with leadership, humility and always proactive fostering collaboration and teamwork.