Meghana
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About

Experienced CAD Technician who, in addition to 7 years’ experience in design, draft and assembly for clients across automotive, aerospace & architecture industries; also offers 2 years of teaching CAD software to mechanical and aerospace students. I work closely with clients and multidiscipline teams to deliver on projects from cost estimate to field installation – ensuring coordinated designs and compliance with organisational policies & applicable standards. My CAD expertise is complemented by excellent communication, organisational, team work and time management skills. I am in the market for a senior CAD technician, which can offer team working and ongoing development.


Experience

  • cad designer vector institute · Contact Sep 2011 – Sep 2012 1 yrs undefined, India MeghanaGurav
    27 Romer Road , L6 6DH.

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    PROFILE
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    I’m reliable, trustworthy and conscientious individual, who is able to multi-task, handle pressure, work as part of a team and is also able to hit the ground running. I’mis an exceptional person and is looking for work within the Engineeringsector.

    TECHNICAL SPECIALIST SKILLS

     Preparing engineering drawings in 3D CAD software (standard arrangements, assemblies, isometrics) from rough sketches and general engineering designs – up to final assembly drawings for field installation
     Using technical manuals to ensure compliance with company policies and applicable standards
     Working closely with multidiscipline teams to deliver coordinated designs and effective drafting solutions
     Carrying out and preparing project cost estimates as well as producing assembly instructions and maintenance manuals for installation, service and repair technicians
     Has the ability to utilise excellent communication skills and interact, influence and present at all levels
     Familiar with mathematical and structural concepts and block diagram environments for model-based design
     Ensuring the accurate, timely update of databases and recording of data and drawings
     Proficient user of Microsoft Office packages incl. Word, Excel and PowerPoint, in addition to CAD Software (CATIA V5, Unigraphics NX 6.5, Solid Edge and Pro-E 5); ANSYS, Finite Element Method (FEM), Simulink, MATLAB, Advanced Aircraft Analysis (AAA) and ABACUS.

    KEY SKILLS
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    I would consider myself to have:

     Knowledgable and over 7 years of experience of working with computer aided design (CAD) or manufacturing (CAM) software.
     Excellent technical knowledge.
     The ability to plan, prioritise and manage projects effectively.
     The ability to work within budgets.
     Posseses a comprehensive understanding of engineering licence regulations and BI Standards.

    EXPERIENCE
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    FREELANCE 3D – UK Sept. 2015 – Dec. 2017
    Job role: CAD Technician
     I delivered a comprehensive CAD service on projects to clients working across the automotive, aerospace and architecture sectors, with the responsibility of designing and drafting as per assignment requirements
     I improved the ability of Aerospace Engineers to analyse more unconventional airplane designs, staying at the forefront of an ever-evolving industry.
     Designing detail for aircraft fuel supply system and gas turbine dynamic using Simulink software
     Carried out private university projects on Ansys, Matlab and Simulink.
     Worked on AAA (advance aircraft software) based on the physics method
     Created wing design in unigrapics nx
     Drafting and Reviewing design layouts to find and resolve problems involving compatibility with basic design concepts
     Worked with engineering and manufacturing teams to investigate and resolve problems with existing designs using Catia and Unigrapics nx
     Participated in engineering and manufacturing design reviews to evaluate design concepts and make recommendations
     Provided alternative design concepts to meet customer requirements using solid edge and pro-e
     Created and updatedthe database of design records for future reference purposes
     Assisted the team in CAD drawing and designing tasks
    Shindespares parts. –as a SOLID EDGE and PRO-E INDIAAug.2013- Sep.2015

    Job role: Design Engineer:
     Manufactured the components and assembled a small engine which would run on pressurised air. Design base, pivot arm, cradle block, shaft support, and edge protector swivel arm.
     Designing sheet metal including detailed drawings, exploded drawings and engineering BOMS.
     Designing wireframe and surfacing tapered and swept wing modelling. Technical expertise in mechanical and hydraulic systems
     Experienced in utilising Matlab allowing matrix manipulations, functions and data plotting, algorithms implementation, user interface creation and interfacing with programs.
     Designing, using Simulink open loop model, the block diagram in Simulink for solving and rendering selected variables. Control and system simulation
    Anand Motors as a CATIA and UNIGRAPICS NX 6.5 INDIASep. 2011-July.2013

    Job role: Design Engineer
     Designing hydraulic brakes, disc brakes, drum brakes, pipes and fire hoses, and spare parts. I also have worked on piston designs, various engine components, jigs, flange, fixtures, washer, bolts, and seal etc. Assembly modelling approaches: Bottom up and top down.
     Performing assembly and sub assembly (pneumatic piston, pump/motor, etc.)
     Designing; Propeller surface design, radial engine assembly. Solid and surface design. BOM and detail drafting. Sectional views, isometric views, front views, and top views etc.
     Designing; Pulley support housing, gear box timing pulley adaptor, shaft, motor bracket etc.
     Designing; Finite element method on ABACUS software ABAQUS Environment for modelling, managing, and monitoring ABAQUS analysis and visualizing results
     AAA(Advance aircraft analysis ) carried out preliminary designs to take an aircraft configuration from early weight sizing through open loop and closed loop dynamic stability and sensitivity analysis, while working within regulatory and cost constraints
    Vector Institute INDIAJune .2010- May.2013
    CAD Instructor/Tutor
     Facilitated and delivered engaging CAD tutorials and practical lessons to students of different abilities, ensuring each student gained a deep knowledge of the software and was able to effectively resolve any issues within their job roles
    EDUCATION
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     Digital and Computing Technology L1 pursing in The City of Liverpool College. UK. 2019
     BA Honours in Aeronautical Engineering (2:1) INDIA.2010
     Gained in-depth knowledge of aerodynamics, air propulsion, thermodynamics and physics (PROJECTS on all the above software- Grade B) INDIA.
     (hidden)-CAD software (CATIA V5, Unigraphics NX 6.5, Solid Edge and Pro-E 5) - Training Grade A INDIA.
     Project: A Structural and Thermal Analysis of a Gas Turbine Blade (Grade A)
     A-Levels (Science and Mathematics Specialism) – St. Anne's High School INDIA 2004

    References are available upon request


Education

  • cmre B-TECH , Aeronautical Eng. 2011 graduation
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Languages

English Native or bilingual proficiency

Location

London, England, United Kingdom