Work experience

Currently

Design engineer

Cape TownTwin Services, on behalf of AAT Composites (PLY) Ldt

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.

september 2014 march 2015

Junior concept designer and mechanical engineer

Chambéry, FranceLISA Airplanes

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.

february 2013 july 2013

Airframe design engineer intern

Toulouse, south-west FranceDaher-Socata

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.

june 2011 jugust 2011

Video contractor (summer job)

Geneva, Switzerland easyJet Switzerland

Creation of a training DVD about online staff applications for new entrants (pilots and cabin crew) of the airline.

january 2010 february 2010

Aircraft worker intern

Geneva, Switzerland Jet Aviation

Assistance to workers during a C-check on a VIP Gulfstream G550 aircraft. Assistance to storekeepers for reception and inspection of jet parts.

july 2009 august 2009

Website beta-tester (summer job)

Luton, United Kingdom easyJet

Beta testing and bug report concerning booking process of new commercial website.

Education

2011 2014

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.

september 2012 january 2012

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

2009 2011

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.

2009

LYCÉE JEAN MERMOZ

SAINT LOUIS, EAST FRANCE

Baccalauréat in engineering sciences with specialization in physics and chemistry.
French National High School Diploma. Optained with honours.

Skills

Languages
French
English
German
Spanish
CAE/FEA/3D tools
CATIA V5, Keyshot 4
Comsol, Abaqus, ModeFRONTIER
ANSYS, Solidworks
2D tools
Adobe Creative Suite
Sketchbook Pro
Misc
Microsoft Office
Film making
Design & Engineering
Creativity, innovation
Sketching, industrial design
Project and team management
Ergonomics, anthropometry
Technical definition
Materials, processes
Structural analysis, optimization
Rendering, communication