Jose Javier Gonzalez

Jose Javier Gonzalez

Madrid, ES



I am Jose Javier Gonzalez, I am an Architect with excellent design, communication and organization skills, graduated by the Polytechnic University of Madrid. With long experience working in the Architecture School of Madrid and in different architecture offices on Europe, possessing a proved ability to manage teams and meet the needs of the client, always looking for an accurate, sustainable and very good quality project.
I am a very dedicated, active learner, good team member, curious, open-minded character, enthusiastic and imaginative Architect always looking for good challenges around the world.

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Iñaqui Carnicero Architecture Office, Madrid, ES, Architect

_Architect in charge of Final Construction Documents and Construction Site Visiting for a 39 Social Housing Building in Vallecas, Madrid
_Team Manager for the 'Europan 11' and 'Sculptures Museum in Leganes, Madrid' Competitions

May 2011 - Jul 2012

Architecture School of Madrid, Madrid, ES, Professor's Assistant

_Professor's Assistant at Jose Manuel Lopez-Pelaez Teaching Unit during the course 2011-2012, working at the workshop with the theme called: 'in Casablanca'. Polytechnic University of Madrid
_Lecture: ‘Models as a scale tool in Architecture’. Polytechnic University of Madrid

Sep 2011 - Jun 2012

Herzog & de Meuron, Basel, CH, Trainee

_Development of plans, images, renders, drawings and models for different projects in different phases:

-351 _Construction Documents. Barranca, Museo de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo de Guadalajara, México.
-327 _Design Development. Porta Volta Feltrinelli Foundation in Milan, Italia.
-365 _Concept Design. Tehuamixtle, Conceptual Masterplan. Mexico.
-362 _Concept Design-Schematic Design. Novartis, Virchow 4. Basel, Switzerland.
-151 _Exhibition. H&dM exposition at Küppersmühle Museum of Art. Duisburg, Germany.

Apr 2010 - Mar 2011

ICA arquitectura, Madrid, ES, Architectural Assistant + Designer

_Architect in charge of different competitions in Spain:

-Ministerio de Cultura Building Refurbishment in Madrid.
-58 Social Dwellings in Tres Cantos, Madrid.
-UPM-CSIC Polytechnic University Research Center in Valdelacasa. Alcobendas, Madrid.

Nov 2009 - Mar 2010

SOLID ARQUITECTURA, Madrid, ES, Team Manager + Designer

_Student collaborating for the office in some competitions as Designer and Team Manager:

As Team Manager:
-110 Dwellings Building for the EMV in Vallecas, Madrid
-78 Social Housings in Ortuella. Basque Country, Spain
-Sport City in Sestao. Basque Country, Spain
-Headquarters for Special Investigations of the ‘Guardia Civil’ in Valdemoro, Madrid
-Façade for the Mall Comercial Center ABC in Beirut, Lebanon
-Interior Design for a Building of Bank of China. Beijing, China
-Headquarters of Spanish Social Security in Granada, Sanlucar la Mayor, Jerez, Olot and Mollet del Vallés. Spain
-Two Housing buildings for the EMV in Villaverde-Butarque (RC_11, RC_13) Madrid
-General Archives in Zaragoza. Spain
-Integration of Tajo river in Toledo. Spain

As Designer:
-Extention of the World Trade Organization Headquarter at Geneva, Switzerland
-House for the Spanish Embassador in Canberra. Australia
-Sundsvall’s Art center, Sweden
-”Maison de la Paix” in Geneva. Switzerland

May 2007 - Dec 2009


Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid (ETSAM), Madrid, ES, MArch, 1996

Diploma in Architecture and Urban Design. Polytechnic University of Madrid. Spain
Final Project Tutor: Iñaqui Carnicero

Sep 2005 - Nov 2012

Areas of Specialization