Humairah Syed

Humairah Syed

New York, NY, US



I am a dynamic and ambitious architect with 4 years of work experience in various residential, institutional, commercial, urban design, and interior design projects from concept to build stage. I have strong capability in analyzing building regulations, planning, designing, preparing specifications, creating construction drawings and coordinating projects within strict deadlines. My excellent communication and leadership skills make me a valuable employee and team leader.


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Admission Office Assistant,

• Assisted with filing and data entry of student’s application on Datatel.
• Assisted with regular maintenance and up gradation of office.

Sep 2010 - May 2011

Apostrophe A+uD, Mumbai, India, Consultant Architect,

• Coordinated with all project phases from conceptualization and requirements determination, through planning, design and final construction.
• Conducted several presentations and meetings with the client, consultant and manager to finalize the optimum layout and required specifications.
• Worked on competitions and design guideline for International Diplomatic Enclave in Navi Mumbai.

Nov 2008 - Oct 2009

Architect Hafeez Contractor, Mumbai, India, Intermediate Architect

• Developed preliminary designs, prepared presentation drawings, construction documents, working set drawings, and specifications for IT Parks, schools and residential projects.
• Read and analyzed building codes, master plan strategies, and programmatic requirements for a high density residential and commercial projects.
• Supervised the proper implementation of plans, consulted with subcontractors and took on the spot decisions regarding various construction issues.
• Effectively led a team of two intern architects engaged in providing full concept through delivery architectural design and construction administration services
• Demonstrated ability to deliver projects within strict time deadlines

Oct 2006 - Oct 2008

City Scape Architects, Mumbai, India, Intern Architect,

• Developed preliminary design and detailed construction drawings.
• Worked on presentation, rendering and model making.
• Designed and created Graphics for Brochures of Architectural and Interior projects.

Apr 2005 - Sep 2006

Meta Design Architects, Mumbai, India, Part Time Intern

• Assisted in the coordination of plans and designs.
• Performed an array of administrative duties related to projects such as code and zoning research.

Feb 2004 - Jun 2004


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Masters, Urban Environmental System Management

Aug 2010 - Jul 2012

Rizvi College of Architecture, Mumbai, India, BArch, Architecture

Jun 2002 - May 2007

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