Merlin Mary Devdas

Merlin Mary Devdas

College Station, TX, US

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I’m passionate and independent freelance architect from India with 8+ years professional design experience with a demonstrated history of working in the architecture & planning industry. I have even worked for international companies and have involved directly with the directors and clients to achieve the best solution for their specific needs.  I’m skilled in AutoCAD, Photoshop, Research Design, Residential design, and Mixed-use development. And I’m a Strong arts and design professional with a Bachelor’s Degree focused in Architecture from Dayananda Sagar College Of Engineering, India.


Design Bee (MN Architect and Engineers), India, Principal Architect

Independent Architect handling architectural jobs

May 2014 - current

Gary Segal Architect LLC, Closter, NJ, US, Cad Designer

My responsibilities included the following:
Site analysis and site study
Investigating the Zoning Regulation and Building Code of New Jersey and
New York
Preparing preliminary designs, indicating architectural layout and the esthetical
Developing drawings for the approval.
Preparing complete architectural drawings. including all specifications suitable
for contractor estimate and building permit application.

Jul 2018 - Oct 2021

KGD - A Katerra Design Partner, Bangalore City, IN, Senior Design Architect

Involved in the earliest stage of building project, which starts with developing
ideas with the client, assessing the needs of the building and its users and its
impact on local environment.
Preparing and presenting feasibility reports and design proposal for the client.

Jul 2013 - Jul 2017

Muralee & Associates Architect, Trivandrum, IN, Architect

I was responsible for complete project from concept to execution for residential projects (apartments and villas) , commercial projects
( bus terminal, small commercial spaces, shopping malls), interiors, renovation
of houses etc. It includes preparing presentation for the clients, on approval preparing drawings for building approval, construction drawings, site visits and inspection during the execution of the project.

Jul 2011 - May 2013

Torpy Engineering consultants, Dubai, UAE, Intern Architect

My responsibilities was to help my superior in the early stages of design. With the concept rendering, site measurements, cad drafting etc.

Aug 2009 - Nov 2009


UGreen, Green Architecture + Interior Design

Green Architecture + Interior Design Certification from UGreen

Mar 2022 - current

Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore City, IN, BArch, Bachelors in Architecture

Aug 2006 - Jul 2011

OOEHS and SIS, Sharjah, UAE, High School, CBSE syllabus

May 2001 - Mar 2006


Best Performer, Award

Design Architect - Best Performer at KGD, Bangalore, IN


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