Nima Shiva

Nima Shiva

Laguna Niguel, CA, US

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As a seasoned registered architect in Iran, I have 10+ years of experience in architectural designing, supervising, and execution of buildings, vertical structures, and commercial institutions. Throughout my career, I have successfully led and delivered over 200 diverse projects, ranging from luxury villas to government-funded ventures. I was responsible to accomplish several commercial projects included but not limited to design, inspection, and overseeing the construction execution of Iran's largest emergency room spanning and the region's largest specialized infertility treatment center. My portfolio also showcases a flair for crafting innovative office and residential buildings, as well as transformative coastal town developments. Recognized for excellence, I established and managed my own firm which has received prestigious national architecture awards, and our work has been prominently featured in renowned Iranian architecture books and magazines since its incorporation in 2014.



Diversified Build, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architect I Project manager

responsible for managing, checking and producing construction documents, maintaining project deadlines, monitoring, and coordinating with main architects, consultants and clients

Aug 2023 - current

SO-IL, New York, NY, US, Intern | Designer

Designed the fac;ade of their new firm building in Brooklyn (37 Adelphy St). using AutoCAD, Rhino and Enscape. Basic principles of NYC building codes.
Collaborated effectively in group settings of working at the same time in Leon, Seoul, and Lisbon.
Developed project scheduling and management skills in the US system.

Jan 2023 - Mar 2023


Spearheaded all projects as principal designer, leading the design process and ensuring seamless execution. Chaired meetings, oversaw project implementation, and took overall responsibility of scheduling for project success. Actively contributed to attracting new clients through innovative design concepts.
Overseeing structural calculations, drawings, modeling, and final rendering to talented team members. Ensured the highest quality outcomes while managing specific projects.
Lead a team and manage complex architectural projects.
Coordinating with consultants, contractors, and clients.
Project schedules, budgets, and resources.
Ability to work in a team environment and collaborate with multidisciplinary professionals, engineers, and contractors. Collaborated to deliver exceptional architectural solutions.
Proven problem-solving ability, swiftly resolving complex challenges for seamless project delivery.
Experienced in all stages of a project, from initial idea presentation to final design formation.

Jan 2014 - Nov 2022

Olgoo Emrooz Consulting Engineering, Sari, Iran, design studio manager

Led 25-member design team, ensuring efficient operations for implementing large-scale national projects. Monitored project planning and scheduling in diverse projects including amphitheaters, urban bridges, high-rise buildings, residential towns, and coastal town development plans.
Liaised between design and execution departmentsLed efforts to attract top clients.
Represented company in meetings with private and public clients.
Proficient in comprehensive project scheduling for large-scale projects.
Effective communication of design concepts to private and public clients.
Extensive knowledge of construction principles and implementation.
Enhances project efficiency through collaboration between teams.
leadership skills, driving design team productivity, and Resolves design process issues for smooth execution.

Jan 2005 - Dec 2011


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York, MArch, Architecture

pa ssive systems, Reuse found and eco-friendly materials and Combination of text and image in architecture.
Complete familiarity and work with building codes and restrictions on intervention in the historical context of Governor's Island.

Aug 2022 - Aug 2023


Activity License of Building Design Engineering Office I Iran Construction Engineering Organization {IRCEO), 1st Place


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