Hi ! I’m Samy Libsig, Mechanical Engineer (M.Eng) who also knows about Industrial Design. I am Co-Founder of ONMOTIO & eXalt Aircraft. I try every day to firmly connect technicality & user experience to design products with more added-value for the customers.
Design engineerCape Town
On site design and CAD support at customer AAT Composites, regarding aircraft seats and cabin structure parts. Part design / Lay-up and thermoforming moulds/ Static and fatigue testing fixtures / Machining and bonding jigs.
Junior concept designer and mechanical engineerChambéry, France
Design and manufacturing of an innovative seat prototype for the AKOYA light aircraft. Responsible of an ergonomic study, the design and pre-sizing of the carbon/epoxy structure, the CAD-design, the cover fabric sourcing, the manufacturing/assembly of the first prototype and the user testing. Master’s thesis internship as junior engineer.
Airframe design engineer internToulouse, south-west France
Internship position within the design team of pylon fearing pannels (Karman & RPF) during A320neo aircraft common phase, in Airbus plant. Worked as Airframe Design Engineer Assistant regarding metallic and composite parts.
Video contractor (summer job)Geneva, Switzerland
Creation of a training DVD about online staff applications for new entrants (pilots and cabin crew) of the airline.
Aircraft worker internGeneva, Switzerland
Assistance to workers during a C-check on a VIP Gulfstream G550 aircraft. Assistance to storekeepers for reception and inspection of jet parts.
Website beta-tester (summer job)Luton, United Kingdom
Beta testing and bug report concerning booking process of new commercial website.
Belfort-Montbéliard University of Technology (UTBM)Montbéliard, West-France www.utbm.fr
Master of Engineering (M.Eng.) in Ergonomics, Industrial design and Mechanical Engineering.
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The « Ergonomics, Industrial Design and Mechanical Engineering » (EDIM) program of UTBM trains generalist engineers who understand tools, methods and challenges of user centered design, in order to create meaningful and pleasing solutions that fit users.
More than just a general mechanical engineering core, the curricula includes also industrial design, anthropometry, sensorial design, social and cultural context of use knowledge, perfect to bring engineers and designers closer together and create innovation.
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool (Tallinn University of Technology)Tallinn, Estonia
6-month exchange study semester within the Design & Engineering Master.
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« Technological competence needs to be combined with a deep understanding of users, the social and cultural context of use, as well the utilization of design in the creation of meaningful, pleasing and sustainable solutions[…].
The multi-disciplinary programme is created with the purpose of combining the rigor of technical development and the honing of engineering competence with the creative, inspirational and communicative power of design. »
From Design&Engineering program website
Belfort-Montbéliard University of Technology (UTBM)SEVENANS, WEST-FRANCEwww.utbm.fr
Common core studies with scientific and technical classes added to a significant appreciation of human science.