- Derby, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
>> IN ESSENCE
ALIAS-based Industrial Designer with extensive experience of overseeing 3D Design projects from initial sketch concept through to final production detailing.more...>> IN ESSENCE
ALIAS-based Industrial Designer with extensive experience of overseeing 3D Design projects from initial sketch concept through to final production detailing.
>> CREATIVE OUTPUT
ALIAS StudioTools freeform modeling specialist with 10 years+ practical experience of making it happen: generation of viable, desirable designs and refinement of fully resolved production CAD data. Daily experience and involvement with a wide variety of digital prototyping technologies including SLA, SLS, CNC milling of foam, clay, aluminum and steel. Capable, confident all-rounder with strong sketching and rendering presentation skills (ALIAS, Showcase, Photoshop & Illustrator).
>> MANAGEMENT SUPPORT
Design Office management • coordination and direction of day-to-day departmental work activity, job planning, resource forecasting etc. Creation and implementation of formal departmental documentation (Industrial Design processes, standards, procedures, best practice guidelines etc.).
Identification of exploratory design study activity areas, ongoing identification of further research opportunities, concept definition ground-work etc. Long-term evolution and refinement of departmental process and working methodologies. Personal obsession with development and implementation of design process improvements: how can we work more efficiently and effectively with our available resources?
Ongoing personal development, whilst fully embracing the chance to work in the most exciting and dynamic project environments Worldwide.
Area Covered: Worldwide
Work Experience Summary: 2008: VW Design Center Potsdam, Germany (6 month contract)
06-07: Senior Designer - JCB Excavators Ltd.
05-06: Lead Alias Designer - JCB Excavators Ltd.
02-04: Alias Designer - JCB Excavators Ltd.
01-02: Consultant Alias Designer - The Renfrew Group
97-00: Rail vehicle designer - Adtranz (UK and Germany)
1996: Domestic product design • Hayter (UK)
1995: Industrial vehicle design • Hayter (UK)
Education Summary: MCSD (Member of the Chartered Society of Designers) 2000
BA Hons. (first class) in transportation design (Coventry University) 1996
BTEC (Foundation certificate) in art and design (Staffordshire University) 1992
Alias Industrial Designer