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Ishita Monjur

Ishita Monjur

New York, NY, US

 
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About 

A dedicated, efficient and enthusiastic professional who has experience in all aspects of residential and commercial construction, having provided leadership to numerous projects from initial conception to completion. A Goal-oriented coupled with outstanding technical knowledge of engineering and architectural concepts and designs, with expertise in Architectural Design and Project Management. Highlighted ability to act quickly and calmly in emergency situations. Innovative and reliable individual with proven ability to achieve organizational goals while displaying effective multi-tasking and time management skills. Having a active commitment to continuous improvement and quality standards. Excellent analytical skills with keen attention to detail, ability to analyze situations, and research information to develop sound and ethical business solutions. Outstanding communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills – able to interact with construction professionals, including architects, engineers, owners and representatives at all levels to develop and build strategic relationships with clients. She is presently looking to join a company where success is rewarded and internal succession is always given priority.

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Employment 

ARCH VISION Design studio, New York, NY, US, Associate Architect

Apr 2018 - current
 

Protibesh, Dhaka, Associate Architect

1. Working closely with principals and co-workers in order to ensure quality of work and efficacy of time spent.
2. Exploring various design concepts via physical modelling, sketching and other means.
3. Coordinating 2D drawings using Autocad in order to ensure the accuracy and efficiency of sets.
4. Converting 2D information into 3D-mensional models by using Autocad, Sketchup and 3D studio max to further explore design intents.
5. Visualizing client’s needs by creating renderings and diagrams using V-ray, photoshop, illustrator and other visualization tools.

Jan 2015 - Jun 2016
 

Biraj Builder (Developer), NYC, Chief Architect

1. Responsible for all aspects of the design and construction phases of Small, Medium, Large and complex Design and Construction projects.
2. Supervising design and construction staff
3. Functioning as primary client liaisons on particular projects and leading the consultant selection process
4. Tracking projects to ensure the bid, award, registration, and construction stages of each project are successfully accomplished.
5. Working closely with Project Managers to assure deadlines are met and projects are within budget.
6. Preparing reports, letters and memos
7. Overseeing progress on all assigned projects. Special emphasis will be placed on integrating the design and construction components of a project and responsible for ensuring that this goal is achieved.

Jan 2009 - Jun 2016
 

Form.3 Architects, Dhaka, Associate Architect

1. Working closely with principals and co-workers in order to ensure quality of work and efficacy of time spent.
2. Exploring various design concepts via physical modelling, sketching and other means.
3. Coordinating 2D drawings using Autocad in order to ensure the accuracy and efficiency of sets.
4. Converting 2D information into 3D-mensional models by using Autocad, Sketchup and 3D studio Max to further explore design intents.
5. Visualizing client’s needs by creating renderings and diagrams using V-ray, photoshop, illustrator and other visualization tools.
6. Coordinating with on-site authorities when surveying or inspecting contractor’s work.
7. Experience researching materials, and other products specs related to different design phases.
8. Completing in a prompt and professional manner any task assigned.

Jun 2012 - Jan 2014
 

Education 

City College of New York. The Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture, The Grove School of Engineering, Division of Science., MArch, M.UD (Mastes in Architecture and Urban Design)

Thesis: (Completed in May 2017) Title: Revitalization of the South Side of Chicago. Achievement: Second highest grade (A); Addressing the problems in South Side of Chicago; site survey; seminar and discussion; intervening in displeased urban situations; Applying experience of people in proposing a disaggregated “South Side” into place for religious convention connecting 63rd street, Midway, Chicago University and Jackson Park.

Jul 2016 - Dec 2017
 

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, BArch, Architecture

Thesis: Title: Fine Arts faculty of Khulna University. Achievement: Second Highest Grade (A); To address the problem of high energy consumption by class room environments due to the less or no use of daylight and natural ventilation in the context of Khulna city and found parametric design guideline formaximizing the use of Daylight and natural ventilation.

Jan 2005 - Dec 2011
 

Awards 

One day Design Competition, BUET, Dhaka, Bandladesh, 1st Place

2008
 

Areas of Specialization 

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