Sohrab Shokraee

Sohrab Shokraee

Atlanta, GA, US




Entiago LLC, Houston, TX, Owner (freelance consultant)

Provide freelance architectural services to owners, contractors, and architectural firms; as well as data driven recommendations and solutions for real estate investments by bridging the gap between clients’ goals and capabilities.

• Managed the design development of a 440,000 sq. ft. multifamily apartment project, resulting in the seamless transfer of documents to the Architect of Record.

• Designed and developed construction documents for a 290 sq. meter light-industrial manufacturing warehouse in Nicaragua, which used local building materials and construction methodology to facilitate ease of construction.

• Developed a detailed financial model for a ground-up construction project, which reinforced the results of a market analysis for a $5 million low-income apartment complex.

Jul 2013 - current

T.Y. Lin International Group Ltd., Coral Gables, FL, US, Project Architect

Evaluate building and life safety codes, plan the development of designs, manage the progress of design deliverables, resolve problems that arise during construction, and direct/participate in coordination meetings.

• Advised project executives on solutions to design conflicts, construction feasibility, and coordination issues, ensuring schedule adherence

• Developed a weight saving, ad hoc wall design, which reduced concrete and masonry block expenses by 30%

• Led two design teams abroad in the development of a $1.5 billion metro rail project, resulting in effective construction management and fluid construction progress

• Analyzed engineering problems of a faulty canopy design, leading to the development of a solution that met all engineering requirements

Dec 2011 - Jul 2013

AECOM, Coral Gables, FL, US, Senior Architectural Designer

Develop preliminary design, prepare working drawings and construction documents, and collaborate with senior architects to achieve design requirements and intent.

• Supervised the production of construction documents for a $213 million courthouse project, resulting in effective quality control and the achievement of all program requirements

• Coordinated multiple engineering disciplines in the design of a 112,000 sq. ft. public safety complex, which minimized RFI’s and streamlined construction

• Collaborated on library design specifications with the owner of a high school project, which resulted in project feasibility while achieving the owners intent

• Value engineered an audial wall solution for a high school auditorium, reducing construction cost by $120,000

Jul 2005 - Dec 2011

Arquitectonica, Miami, FL, US, Architectural Designer

Originate construction documents, collaborate with production staff to develop technical details, create 3D computer models and renderings, and assist in the design development of major architectural projects.

• Designed an innovative, spatial layout for a $1.3 billion condo/hotel project, increasing leasable space by 5%

• Systematically researched product specifications for a 3.7 million sq. ft. condo project, which optimized the selection process of construction materials

Oct 2004 - Jul 2005


Florida International University, Miami, FL, US, Masters, Real Estate

Jan 2008 - Dec 2008

Florida International University, Miami, FL, US, Masters, Construction Management

Aug 2005 - Aug 2007

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 1999 - May 2004


Eagle Scout, Other

Eagle Scout is the highest rank attainable in the Boy Scouting program of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA).


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