Pedram Mesbah

Pedram Mesbah

Oakland, CA, US

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Passionate about integrating fashion, artistic innovation, and, most significantly, enjoyment into the design process. Flourishes in a creative, team-based setting with strong attention to detail. I highly value solid client relationships and cross-disciplinary collaboration and am dedicated to crafting comprehensive design packages that meet client needs.



Gensler, Oakland, CA, US, Technical Designer

• Collaborated with a multidisciplinary team in developing the design of a
brand-new store, from concept to construction drawings, for a Leading
Tech Giant by developing more than 300 detail components.
• Managed 6 renovation projects simultaneously for a reputable Financial
Institution, ensuring adherence to 3 months project timelines, budgets, and
quality standards resulting in high client satisfaction.
• Conducted site analysis, zoning, and material research to ensure
compliance with local building codes and address project constraints.
• Utilized 3D modeling and visualization software to create accurate and
realistic renderings, aiding in client presentations and project approvals.
• Mentored summer interns, providing guidance on design principles,
software proficiency, and project management.

Aug 2021 - May 2023

BDE Architecture, San Francisco, CA, US, Junior Designer

• Assisted senior architects in designing and developing 3 multi-million dollar
residential projects over 640 units through all phases of work.
• Prepared detailed construction drawings in Revit, including floor plans,
elevations, sections, and schedules, ensuring compliance with the highest
industry standards.
• Developed a new inventory of more than 100 specific details, redrafting the
company’s standard drawings that increased the firm’s overall efficiency and
decreased budgeted hours.
• Coordinated with consultants, contractors, and clients to ensure smooth
project progression and resolve design-related issues.

Sep 2019 - Dec 2020

Fougeron Architecture, San Francisco, CA, US, Architectural Internship

• Revised diagrams and graphic layouts for over 30 renowned projects,
besides adding the latest publications to enhance the company’s website.
• Carried out site visits to award-winning projects to observe and document
the ongoing progress and practical implementation of architectural design.

Jun 2019 - Aug 2019

SFT Construction, San Francisco, CA, US, Assistant Project Manager

• Demonstrated ability to liaise with vendors and suppliers to source and
procure materials, equipment, and services required for projects, ensuring
timely delivery and adherence to project specifications.
• Organized and facilitated project meetings, including preparing agendas,
taking meeting minutes, and providing weekly project progression reports.

Aug 2016 - Aug 2017


University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2017 - May 2019

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