Hoda Tabarraee

Hoda Tabarraee

Toronto, ON, CA



- Young professional with more than 5 years of experience in design, planning and sustainable design;
- Able to manage projects with significant scope and responsibility and leading by example;
- Detail-oriented with high importance and passion in meeting customer expectations;
- Able to work in a very fast-paced environment, devoted to get the task done and to deliver;
- Experience in preparing, designing and presenting plans and specs;
- Strategic thinker talented in developing appropriate solutions to a given challenge and outside the box thinking;
- Experience using AutoCAD, 3D Max, IES (Structural engineering Analysis and Design Software), Autodesk Ecotect Analysis (sustainable building design software), Photoshop and MS Office suite.



A.S. Composite Inc., Montreal, QC, CA, Architectural Designer

- Design of low-cost/sustainable housing (2 floor, 16 unit residential unit and a semi-detached single family dwelling/3 different plans) for international projects in Venezuela and Iraq made primarily of sustainable composite material;
- Verifying and ensuring proper measurements of composite modular parts vs. plans and specs prior to manufacturing process.

(3 month contract)

Apr 2013 - Jun 2013

Entrepreneur (Self Employed), Mashhad, IR, Architectural Designer

- Designed plans and specs for an elementary school –project won 5th place in Iran (realised and built);
- Designed plans and specs and interior space design for 2 5-floor residential housing complex (realised and built);
- Designed and managed a major renovation (non-structural) on single family dwellings;
- Managed the interior design and decoration for an international book exhibition in Iran.

Jan 2008 - Dec 2011


University of Edinburgh, Masters, Advanced Sustainable Design

- Specialization in green eco-friendly design, design for re-assembly, modular design, renovation and modern architecture.

Sep 2011 - Sep 2012

Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, BArch, Architecture

Undergraduate degree in general architecture and design.

Sep 2006 - Jun 2011

Areas of Specialization