Sanjay Effs

Sanjay Effs

New York, NY, US



Preemptive results driven architectural and engineering OSHA certified professional with over 12 years experience. Proven ability to support multiple projects with varied complexity and strict attention to detail. Aptitude and sensitivity in understanding or deciphering client’s desires and requests. Consistent track record of on-time and quality delivery. Specialties include BIM project management, team building, client relations and site survey. Actively pursuing NCARB registration.


AECOM Tishman, New York, NY, US, BIM Coordination Manager

Strategic and executional BIM lead working cross functionally to establish BIM coordination strategy and standards for seamless coordination throughout the preconstruction and construction phase.
Compose BIM MEP scope for procurement through the bidding phase. Redline design documents for RFI submission pre MEP coordination to assist in design completion.
Empower Executives through power point presentations on the BIM strategy and execution.
Conduct principals meeting to instruct subcontractors on BIM procedures and standards pre and post bidding phase.
Initiate, lead and coordinate scanning of existing structure for design and MEP coordination.
Lead preconstruction coordination of MEP disciplines to assist design completion.
Lead the coordination of MEP and Architectural disciplines (concrete, storefront, roof, steel) for fabrication and installation.
Troubleshoot and resolve technical BIM issues.
Educate facility managers on virtual project navigation for building upkeep.

Nov 2017 - current

TPG Architecture, New York, NY, US, Project Professional

« Conduct surveys an develop schematic design, design development, and construction documentation
« Accounts include: AB Inbev (Budweiser), JP Morgan Corporate, Mack Cali, Sequis Tower (Jakarta, Indonesia)

Feb 2017 - Sep 2017

New York Design Architects, New York, NY, US, Project Captain

Chipotle/ Starbucks
« Manage work and production schedule. Allocate scheduling and delegate drafting responsibilities accordingly.
« Review performance of Revit modeling to ensure project standards are being followed. Coordinate trades with consultants.
« Field observation to prepare reports in accordance with office procedures and client standards/contract requirements.

Jul 2016 - Feb 2017

RCM Technologies, Purchase, NY, US, BIM Manager & Designer

Lead Surveyor and Designer - The Port Authority of NY & NJ/New York Power Authority
« Conducted extensive field survey of JFK Airport, LaGuardia Airport, Lincoln Tunnel, MTA Bus Depots and all other Port Authority locations to design and replace all existing electric, water and gas meter infrastructure with an advanced metering infrastructure (AMI). CD, estimates and material take-offs. Performed quality assurance and quality control review of reports, specifications, construction documents and other submittals.
BIM Manager – Ontario Power Generation, Heavy Water Management Building West Annex/ Operation Support Building
« Provided BIM project management, design, 3D modeling for MEP trades, assisted team with BIM related technical issues and troubleshoot problems. Coordinated with Architect to produce clash detection reports and resolve all interferences. Assisted team with the creating construction document set using best practices and created project standards.
BIM Manager & Designer – KSQ Architects, New Canaan Town Hall
« Provided BIM management for all modeled MEP trades. Designed fire protection system for new addition and existing historic structure to comply with the fire code and coordinated with architect to satisfy design.

Aug 2013 - Mar 2016

Allstate Sprinkler Corp., Bronx, NY, US, BIM Manager & Designer

« BIM management for residential and commercial buildings. Created shop drawings for Architects, Engineers and Owners.
« Conducted field analysis of existing and new conditions in order to satisfy design criteria.
« Initiated, led and managed the conversion of the office from manual drafting to AutoCAD & HydraCAD.

Jul 2004 - Jan 2009


New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), New York, NY, US, BArch, Architecture

Five years of intensive study of Architecture, from its origin and history to new technologies, sustainability and project management. We delved into design and conceptualized varying solutions to modern issues affecting both the built and natural environment. Critiques were frequent from foreign and domestic professionals to impart and exchange perspectives, which enriched the experience for students.

Sep 2008 - May 2013


Fred L. Liebmann Book Award, 1st Place

For an outstanding second year student in the profession at the school of architecture.


Areas of Specialization