Josefina Rosario

Josefina Rosario

New York, NY, US



Junior Architectural Designer  with 5 years of experience, primarily in residential projects and in the coordination of all phases of architectural projects, from conceptualization and requirements determination through design and construction administration. Experience in residential, commercial, and healthcare architecture.


RHG Architecture + Design, Montclair, NJ, US, Architectural Designer

• Dedicated to design projects from schematics to completion. Responsible for over +20 projects from small bathroom renovations to total home renovations and additions
• Engaged in client communication and management and coordination of all trades involved.

Oct 2019 - current

Sargenti, Paramus, NJ, US, Assistant Project Manager

• Worked as an assistant project manager, doing code analysis, developing permit sets for Wework offices located in Chicago, Washington DC and New York City.

Jul 2019 - Oct 2019

Denton House Design Studio, New York, NY, US, Senior Architectural Designer

International boutique design firm specializing in programming, planning, architecture and interior design.

• Created Interior Design sets including plans, elevations, details and finish schedules for 50+ high end residential and 3+ commercial projects. Participated in coordination meetings with all team members.
• Managed my own projects under the supervision of the Senior Staff. Worked on all construction administration phases and documentation such as RFI and submittal of drawing revisions.
• Coordinated and communicated with consultants, contractors and construction team as needed.

Feb 2016 - Jul 2019

Jose Santos, Professional Engineer, New York, NY, US, Jr. Architect Intern

• Assisted engineer in field measurements, preparing plumbing drawings, construction documentation and researching NYC zoning and land use to produce efficient space planning.
• Responsible for the production of necessary documentation for 5+ residential and commercial space renovations.

Aug 2014 - Mar 2016

Centers Health Care, Bronx, NY, US, Jr. Architect, in-house team

Group of leading medical care providers, with 23+ multi-purpose healthcare, nursing and rehabilitative centers.
• Determine and organize functional requirements and provided space planning for nursing homes projects.
• Simultaneously assist the interior design team with preparing interior design documentation in Revit. Responsible for developing interior design schemes and material specifications.
• Produce Interior Design Documentation in Revit. Converted 13+ project backgrounds from CAD to REVIT.

Mar 2015 - Feb 2016

rSquared, Edgewood, NY, US, Freelance Craftsman Artist

• Collaborated with the Creative Team to build atrezzo and props for windows displays by brands such as Coach, Ferragamo, DVF, Donna Karan in their Worldwide Pre-Fall and Fall 2014 advertising campaigns.

May 2014 - Nov 2014

Self Employed • Architecture Design, Dominican Republic, Professional Architect (Independent Contractor)

• Worked for several private clients on a contract basis; accomplished residential and commercial designs from low-income to high-end projects. Conducted every stage of the design process for 7+ projects, including schematics, client negotiation, budgeting, design, construction documents.
• Responsible for concept and detailed design, drafting, construction management and project planning for 2,500 sq. ft. two story house, which I delivered within 2 months with the owners living on site.
• Managed the interior design of a 4,000 sq. ft. penthouse; advised clients about important changes, and managed the project within budget while fulfilling client’s expectations.
• Prepared drawings and specifications for the construction of a multifunctional area annex to a home built without a living room; designed a tropical and fresh living-garden area.

Jul 2011 - Jul 2013

Urban Planning Department, City Council of La Vega, La Vega, Dominican Republic, Jr. Architect

• Conducted needs analysis, developed urban studies, designed schematics, drew construction documents, supervised construction sites, and archived city building records.
• Designed the Master Plan for “Hoya Cautiva Park”, in collaboration with the Department of Environment; developed a 500,000+ sq. ft. park with recreational spaces and a wildlife research area.
• Assisted the Senior Architect in tracking all the architectural and urban projects developed within the council boundaries; this allowed the council to collect taxes and list the new projects in the city.

Apr 2011 - Jul 2013


Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, ES, Masters, Urban Management and Valuation

Sep 2010 - Jun 2011

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, ES, Masters, Spatial Planning

Sep 2009 - Jun 2010

Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM), Santiago, Dominican Republic, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2003 - Jun 2008

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