MECHANICAL AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, MANAGEMENT, TEAM LEADING
Goal-oriented, broadly skilled, energetic, bilingual (German and English) Senior Mechanical Engineer with excellent technical and people skills. Comfortable working on projects as well as leading a team. Possesses tool design capabilities and problem identification/improvement abilities. Quick study in understanding process problems. Seeking a leadership position. A proven record of innovation and timely completion of projects within budgets.
API, NACE, ASME, DIN, ISO
Client and Customer Service
Oil & Gas Industry
SAP, iMAN, GeMS, ePims
Coaching / Mentoring
Excellent Communication Skills
NCRs and CARs
New Product Development
Actuator Adapter for Bonnet Nub Stem Design (co-inventor) - US Patent Pending US 14/315,152 - An actuating apparatus for operating a valve assembly includes an actuator body that selectively couples to the valve assembly and an actuator stem that has an end that extends into the actuator body.
Integrated GE Pressure Control Best Practice in different areas of work procedures by following one direction to fasten work process and reduce errors up to 20%.
Led over a year group of Engineers and Designers at FMC Technologies in France to implement company and API standards in relationship to headquarters in Houston.
Developed and implemented the gasoline-exhaust system for the automobile BMW X5 (US Market).
Responsible for all process steps from develop work, design, prototype building, testing until completion of serial transmission.
Project Lead Mechanical EngineerJan 2011 to Jan 2016 GE OIL & GAS － Houston, Texas
Oversaw the testing floor, monitored product stages and testing in collaboration with manufacturing engineers in development of Surface Wellhead components.
Lead design components and ensured form, and function across assembling testing.
Utilized GD&T on mechanical drawings and ANSI/API standards in development of drawing packages, assemblies, and BOMs (part list).
Responsible for reviewing and preparing engineering design work for Surface Wellhead equipment.
Performed stress analyzes to ensure the operating environment and pressure is within acceptable limits.
In charge of assembling and high pressure testing of Surface Wellhead equipment.
Developed a Snap Connector which allow a fast connection between an actuator and a surface wellhead gate valve.
US Patent US 14/315,152.
Wrote and lead FAT's (Factory Acceptance Testing) and Assembly Tests of Surface Wellhead Equipment to ensure the product met specifications.
Worked as a Rapid Response Engineer for Subsea down-hole testing.
Produced manufacturing drawings, calculations and FAT procedures for Landing String Intervention Projects utilizing the SenTURIAN tools.
Developed pressure and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs) and complex tool stack-up drawings of customer requirements for field operation.
Monitor and in charge of testing procedure at facility test center through customer visits as BP.
Project and Leading Design EngineerJan 2007 to Jan 2009 FMC TECHNOLOGIES － Houston, France, Texas
Leading incoming sales orders of complete Surface Wellhead Equipment.
Selected Surface Wellhead Design Engineering Group Leader to implement company and API standards for France ensuring compliance to FMC headquarter in Houston.
Supported quality by releasing NCRs and CARs to ensure all parts are compliant to the drawings and other requirements as API Standards.
Project and Design EngineerJan 2006 MTU AERO ENGINES GMBH － Munich, Germany
Responsible for the development of aero engines (turbines) and new compressor technology.
Successfully assist and coordinated several development projects assigned to Stuttgart Technical University, other Universities and internal research groups at MTU.
Attended at most designs reviews and discussed as well research status with Lead Engineers/Managers/Chief Engineers.
Carried all information together in a monthly presentation and made sure all projects lead to success and stay within given financial budget.
Supported one of the research groups with CAD 3D blades design.
Studied deeply a lot of existing patents to see if a similar concept or designed had been developed in the past.
Mechanical / Design / Project / Manufacturing - EngineerJan 2002 to Jan 2005 MERITOR INC － Augsburg, Germany
In charge for exhaust system development.
From kick off till serial production.
Vehicles: BMW X5 Diesel and Gasoline, Motorcycles: BMW F650, Ducati 999.
Functioned as pivotal team member of coordinating the new designs of exhaust systems (mufflers).
Intimately involved in prototype building for testing of exhaust emission, acoustics and serial manufacturing.
Prepared and organized design reviews to present status and test results intern and through customer visits as BMW and Ducati.
Supported the development of product lines for exhaust systems.
Some product lines were outsourced after approval for serial production intern and from customer.
Mechanical EngineerJan 1998 to Jan 2002 CONTRACTOR SERVICES － Augsburg, Germany
Mechanical Engineering development work and designs, analyses and planning) Costumer OSRAM:.
Redesigned an existing automated systems used in the mass production of neon tube lamps and other lamps/light balls to make one work process out of two or reduced this way headcount, production space and errors.
Coordinated and lead of the CAD support area (software: Unigraphics).
Implemented standard changes including training for all the affected groups.
Costumer KUKA Robots:.
Successfully managed the release of manufacturing drawings of 5-axis robots, custom tools and gear design.
Attended on robot capacity tests and got trained in how to program robots in the automation technology as in the automobile production industry.
Costumer MAN-Roland and other industrial printing companies:.
Responsible for sales support from Engineering point by designing layouts and detailed documentation of paper processing machines layout.
Mechanical Design EngineerJan 1985 to Jan 1998 Wertheim, Germany
Created Manufacturing drawings of Hydraulic expansion arbors and chucks.
In charge of implementing AutoCAD to replace board drawing.
in Industrial Engineering
Company KöNIG & MEYER:.
Assemble and repair of high-quality stamp-, bent-, drawing- and progressive-die tooling as well setting up production lines.
Machined parts with manual and CNC programmed manufacturing machines as mill, lathe and grinding.
Exposed to structural Engineering and welding procedures.
Education and Training
B.S, Mechanical Engineering Technology1998TECHNICAL ACADEMY － Würzburg, GermanyMechanical Engineering Technology
A.S, Technical Drafting and Design1996BUSINESS COLLEGE － Tauberbischofsheim, GermanyTechnical Drafting and Design
A.S, Industrial Engineering Technology1988BUSINESS COLLEGE － Wertheim, GermanyIndustrial Engineering Technology
Activities and Honors
VDI, German Engineer Association
SWE, Society of Woman Engineers (#307997)
Unrestricted authorization to work within the United States and European Union.