- London, GB
- £25 /hr
- Available now
Product designer skilled in all areas of the design process. Specialities lie in concept generation, concept development and visualisation as well as CAD, manufacture knowledgemore...Product designer skilled in all areas of the design process. Specialities lie in concept generation, concept development and visualisation as well as CAD, manufacture knowledge and ergonomics. With the experience I have gained at David Morgan Associates and Monitor Audio, as well as previous freelance work, I am capable of taking your designs at any stage of the design process and developing them to a point where they can be professionally presented, prototyped and then tooled in Asia.
Area Covered: London, Southeast
Work Experience Summary: March 10 - Present: Monitor Audio, a performance speaker and consumer electronics company. My work has ranged from concept generation to the production of engineering part drawings, assemblies and BOMs. Communication of concept work has required quality sketch work, 3D visuals and foam models. I have used my skills in development work to improve usability, increase acoustic performance and reduce cost through simplifying manufacture and assembly methods in new products
July 09 - March 10: David Morgan Associates, a luminaire design consultancy. There I performed a variety of tasks including design and CAD work, design visuals for clients, mock-ups, testing and design patents. I was also required to communicate with engineers in China and source quotes from a variety of suppliers
August - September 08: Freelance work with Carbon Concepts, for which I designed acoustic and electric carbon fibre violins; both manufactured later that year. I also worked with Carbon Concepts on my major project
July - September 05, 06, & 07: Delphi Diesel Systems, Park Royal, a mechanical and electrical engineering development firm. Tasks ranged from: dealing with inventory and returns to making electrical harnesses and fitting test/show vehicles with diagnostic equipment
July 04: JKR Design Studios, Camden. A work placement where I gained experience in illustrative packaging design by working with designers on the M&Ms brand
Various freelance work has included character design for inspirational cue cards for teaching and logo design for Mallard Small Press
Education Summary: Graduated from the University of Nottingham with first class (Hons) in Product Design and Manufacture MEng.
Obtained the top mark ever awarded for a major project
Received the Frazer Nash Consultancy Prize, the most prestigious award given across the school of mechanical, materials and manufacturing engineering at the university of Nottingham for Engineering design and development.
A Levels: Maths: A, Physics: A, Product Design: A