Nishchinth Shankar

Nishchinth Shankar

Maple Grove, MN, US

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I am a creative and hardworking architect who strongly believes in the ability of architecture as a device to build our societies that have a positive impact on the world. I am skilled and excel in teamwork, problem-solving, and have strong communication skills.

Interested to work in an organization that supports the vision of building stronger communities through shared knowledge and experience. Currently seeking full-time or part-time employment.


DLR Group, Minneapolis, MN, US, Designer

- On-site project management and completion of the student housing project (Pioneer Hall on the university campus)
- Developed project approval drawings for the MOA waterpark project from the city of Bloomington
- Produced construction drawings for various projects
- Generated 3-dimensional models and flythrough for higher education project proposals

Jun 2019 - Apr 2020

FADD Studio, Bangalore City, IN, Project Architect

- Collaborated with lead Builders and Developers and delivered projects on time with minimal rework
- Prepared schematic design concepts and construction documents
- Managed demanding clients, contractors, and consultants with ease
- Provided technical and administrative guidelines to colleagues in preparing construction documents and specifications

Aug 2014 - Oct 2016

CUBE Architects , Bangalore City, IN, Architect

- Developed conceptual designs, project proposal presentations, and 3-dimensional renderings for architectural projects
- Executed a residential project valued 5million
- Led a team of 20 people consisting of architects, contractors, consultants, engineers, clients, and vendors for a mall refurbishment project
- Prepared project estimates and construction documents

Jan 2013 - Jul 2014

Biome Environmental Solutions, Bangalore City, IN, Architectural Intern

- Worked on concept development drawings and elevation ideas
- Created 3-dimensional models and renders for various projects
- Assisted Senior Architect and produced construction drawings and presentations
- Learned essential software programs that were required for projects

Feb 2012 - Jun 2012


University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, US, MArch, Architecture

Sep 2018 - May 2020

University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering, Bangalore City, IN, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2007 - Jun 2012

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