Amin Marandi

Amin Marandi

Los Angeles, CA, US

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Amin Marandi is a developing architectural designer working on his masters degree at the Southern California Institute of Architecture. Prior to attending SCI-ARC he has worked for architecture and construction offices in California and Italy. He received his first Bachelors degree in Urban Planning from the university of Tehran and later on his second degree in architecture from university of Rome (La Sapienza).
His professional experience started with Sycamore SRL a design office based in the city of Rome where he began to illustrate his ideas and design skills between ancient and modern architecture along with competitions, architectural requalification, furniture design, Residential, hotels and public projects. Later on he moved to the United states and continues his professional experience with architecture and construction firms based in Los Angeles and Bay Area with small and large scale Residential projects as a designer and Architectural Job Captain.
With almost 6 years of professional experience, he attended SCI ARC as his dream school to explore his other side of illustration in architecture and more opportunities for his future Design Journey. 


Kevin Tsai Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural job captain (Seasonal)

May 2022 - Aug 2022

SiliconSage Builders, LLC, Sunnyvale, CA, US, Sr.Job Captain / BIM Manager

-Worked closely with the project manager and head of design on developing various residential project sets starting with schematic phase down to construction and technical document phase.
-Managing BIM models on BIM 360, coordination drawings with office Standards.

Aug 2018 - Mar 2020

Urban Architecture Lab, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural Designer II

-Worked directly with the project manager on development of various residential project sets starting with schematic phase down to construction and technical document phase with coordination of other consultants.

Jul 2017 - Aug 2018

Sycamore srl, Rome, IT, Architecture Design

-Worked closely with the lead architect and project manager on the development phases of projects in Europe.
-Worked on Photo renderings and project presentations.
-Preparing Project models with 3D Printer.

May 2015 - Jan 2017

Studio Maria Antonietta Mariani, Rome, IT, Intership

-Interior design project assistant of commercial and single family housing.
-Renderings and project presentations.

Sep 2014 - Mar 2015

Tehran Sepehr Co., Tehran, IR, CAD Drafter

-Preparation and processing of AutoCad drawings and documentations.

Oct 2007 - May 2009


Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, March II

Sep 2020 - current

University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, IT, BArch, Architecture and Urban science

Sep 2009 - Jul 2016

University of Tehran (UT), Tehran, IR, Bachelors, Urban Planning Eng.

Sep 2004 - Jun 2009



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