Work History

Work History
Jun 2010 - Present

Project Architect - Project Coordinator

Saudi Diyar Consultants - Riyadh, SA

Contributing to the Following Projects:

  • King Abdullah Foundation Project, Riyadh, SA – LEED® Certified
  • King Saud University - Deanship Building - Data Center, Riyadh, SA
  • Private Palaces - Riyadh, SA
  • King Saud University Endowments, Riyadh, SA
  • Capital Market Authority Tower, Data Center Zone, Riyadh, SA

Job Description:

  • Architectural design, preparation all drawings for difference phases of projects including concept design, schematic design, construction documents and dealing with international codes at all design phases.
  • Review and co-ordinate all related discipline design drawings.
  • Regular site visits to check on progress, ensuring that the project is running on time and budget
  • Project tracking, scheduling, correspondence and documentation.
  • Resolving problems and issues that arise during construction
  • Ensure that the team is working effectively, keeping to schedule and budget.
  • Review contractor submittals (Shop Drawings), Technical Queries and Revisions of Construction Documents.
  • Assist/coordinate the project team in developing an LEED tracking system per project.
Mar 2008 - Jun 2010

Architect

Dar Al-Handasah Group (Shair and Partners) - Cairo, Egypt

Contributing to the Following Projects:

  • Princess Noura Bint Abdul Rahman University (PNU), Riyadh, SA
  • King Saud University for Health Sciences (Riyadh, Jeddah), SA
  • Third Saudi Extension for Haram Mosque (Shamiyah Expansion), Makkah Haram, SA
  • Masa’a Extension in Makkah Haram, SA

Job Description:

  • Architectural design, preparation all drawings for difference phases of projects including concept design, schematic design, working drawings and dealing with international codes at all design phases.
  • Design development, coordination with other trades engineers, several multinational design and technical firms.
  • Handling internal departmental checks, royal submissions, list of drawings, areas program.
  • Requests for information from site (RFIs) and analysis with contractor from initiation to construction phase.
  • Coordinate with architects and engineers to achieve excellent design quality, documentation, and match quality standards.
  • Work with the project team for requirements on LEED projects. Set up files to ensure that all LEED related documents photos and submittals are comprehensively stored and easily retrievable.
  • Plan the project production program, deliverables of each stage, continuously monitor and ultimately achieve objectives of the project
  • Review contractor submittals (Shop Drawings, Materials), technical queries and revisions of construction documents.
Jul 2007 - Mar 2008

Architect

CUBE Consultants (Architects & Planners) - Cairo, Egypt

Contributing to the Following Projects of:

  • (ERSP) Egyptian Railway Stations Project, Egypt
  • KHUFU AVENUE Project Design Processes, Giza Plateau , Egypt
  • Cairo 2050 (Future Planning Vision)
  • HELWAN City Development (Future Planning Vision), Egypt

Technical Skills

  • Architectural design, prepare all drawings for difference phases of projects including concept design, schematic design, construction drawings and dealing with international codes at all design phases.
  • Coordinate with architects and other engineers to achieve excellent design quality, documentation, and match quality standards.
  • Full coordination with structural engineers, building services engineers (electrical, mechanical, infrastructure) and other sub-consultants and specialists.
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve, juggle numerous and diverse activities, organizing and prioritizing appropriately to meet demands and expectations.
  • Be a motivated self-starter who thrives in a fast pace team environment, and has a strong desire to grow with the Company
  • Working knowledge of NFPA, International Council Codes, Local Municipality and Authorities.
  • Plan the project production program, deliverables of each stage, continuously monitor and ultimately achieve objectives of the project.
  • Review contractor submittals (Shop Drawings), technical queries and revisions of construction documents.
  • Ensure that the team is working effectively keeping to schedule and budget.
  • Meet client requirements, create and propose budget, time estimations and act as an intermediary between the client and the design team.

Skills

Skills

Computer and Design Skills:

AutoCAD 2D & 3D - Revit Architecture 2014 - Sketch up - MS Office Package - Office Project 2007 - 3ds MAX - Adobe Photoshop

Social, Organizational Skills and Competencies

  • Good ability adapting to multicultural environments.
  • Good communication and negotiation skills.
  • Good ability to work under pressure.
  • Dynamic, hard worker and self-motivated.
  • Leading and supervise individuals to maximize levels of productivity, while forming cohesive team environment.
  • Good experience in project and team management, in addition exceptional organizational sense.

Certifications

Certifications
Feb 2014 - Present

Certified NFPA 101: Life Safety Code®

NFPA
Dubai, UAE, February 2014
Jul 2011 - Present

“LEED® GREEN ASSOCIATE” - License No.10699942

U.S Green Building Council

Professional Courses

  • U.S Green Building Council – Riyadh, SA - December 2013 - Complete Course titled “BD+C 301: IMPLEMENTING THE BUILDING DESIGN +CONSTRUCTION LEED RATING SYSTEMS”
  • U.S Green Building Council – Online Course - June 2011 - Complete Course titled “LEED 201: LEED® Core Concepts & Strategies”
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) May 2008, Cairo, Egypt. “LEED Awareness Training Sessions” Conducted by Dar Al-Handasah Group

Published Researches and Articles

  • Second International Conference on the Constructed Environment, Center University, Chicago, USA, October 2011. Attended the conference and presented the paper titled “Media Facades in Architecture”
  • 8th International Conference on Architecture Engineering, Military Technical College, Cairo, Egypt, May 2010. Attended the conference and presented paper titled Media and Architecture – “Media Facades”

Professional Affiliation

  • Member of Egyptian Engineering Syndicate
  • Member of Saudi Council of Engineers
  • Member of GBCI

Education

Education