Jim Maradei

Jim Maradei, PE


Jim is a Project Manager in Walter P Moore's Tampa Structures Group. With more than a decade of experience in structural engineering, he has worked on a variety of projects, focusing on engineering excellence. He's an expert at leveraging creativity, teamwork, and digital tools to bring the design of these complex facilities to realization.

In addition, Jim has expertise in various market sectors including commercial, cultural facilities, education, healthcare, residential, and sports. He enjoys the challenge of new sports facilities, as well as the unique problems associated with renovations of existing facilities. He excels in coordinating design development, guiding technical direction, and serving his clients. Jim is passionate about giving back to the community and is focused on elevating the next generation of diverse engineers through his involvement with Walter P Moore’s DEI Council and community initiatives such as the ACE Mentorship Program of Greater Tampa Bay.


B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Illinois
M.S., Structural Engineering, University of Illinois 

Related Projects

  • Raymond James Stadium
  • USF Visual and Performing Arts
  • St. Pete Times Forum Renovation
  • Mease Countryside Hospital
  • Bridgeforth Stadium Expansion
How does engineering make a difference in the world?
Engineering is having an impact on the communities and the environment we live in. Steel and concrete consumption worldwide illustrate the growing impact of structural design. Engineers must face these challenges and become leaders in this matter of global importance.
If you had to choose a different career, what would it be?
Musician or chef.
What's the best advice you've received - so far?
"Embrace new responsibilities and give more than you expect to receive."


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