Highly accomplished Civil and Structural Engineer with over 15 years of expertise in designing and supervising complex engineering projects, including buildings and telecommunications structures. Adept in earthquake engineering and proficient in a wide array of engineering software tools. Proven track record in project management, budget preparation, and leading multi-disciplinary teams. Fluent in English and Spanish with additional proficiency in French and basic knowledge of German. Active member of ASCE, AISC, and ACI, and licensed Professional Structural Engineer in Nicaragua. Passed the NCEES Fundamentals of Engineering exam and currently pursuing P.E. licensure in the U.S. Seeking to leverage my extensive technical skills, international experience, and dedication to continuous learning in a challenging engineering role.

Key Skills:

  • Advanced proficiency in MS Office, RAM Structural System, Risa 3D & Mo, Enercalc, TnxTower (Risa Tower), AUTOCAD, CSI Software (Sap2000, ETABS, SAFE), MathCad, Cypecad, Autodesk Robot Structural Analysis, MS Project.
  • Extensive experience with US codes and standards, including ACI 318, AISC 341, ASCE 7-10, and ANSI TIA 222.
  • Proven ability to design and analyze a wide variety of structures, including high-rise buildings, industrial and commercial buildings, and telecommunications towers.
  • Strong project management skills, with experience in budget preparation, scheduling, and supervising construction projects.
  • Multilingual communication skills with fluency in English and Spanish, intermediate proficiency in French, and basic German.
  • Significant teaching experience, having developed course materials and mentored students in structural engineering.

Professional Experience Highlights:

  • Designed and managed construction of commercial, industrial, and telecom structures for leading firms like JDH Engineering and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP.
  • Published multiple technical guides and books, including a comprehensive guide for engineers aspiring to work in the U.S.
  • Conducted structural analyses for high-profile projects worldwide, ensuring compliance with stringent engineering standards.
  • Successfully led teams and projects in various countries, demonstrating strong leadership and cross-cultural communication skills.