Alex Ger
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9,985 / 52,075
Skill pts: 5
Abrasion resistance ANSYS ANSYS Workbench CAD Design Corrosion resistant materials Heat Transfer High pressure High vibrations Mechanical Engineering Microsoft Word ms powerpoint Non Fe Alloys Non mag materials Product Development Solid Edge SolidWorks Structural Calculations Thermal FEA Tooling Design Topology Optimization
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Direct, open and self conscious personality motivated intrinsically through curiosity and willingness to improve each day with resilience to push through when things get tough. Able to reflect on myself and accept constructive criticism. Value a high degree of freedom and responsibility in working environment to perform at best.

• Dipl.-Ing. degree (German M. Sc. equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering from Leibniz Universität Hannover.
• Over 7 years of working experience in product development in a multinational (US based) industry leading technology company.
• Highly profecient in using engineering software tools: SolidWorks and DBWorks, Ansys Workbench, MS Word, Excel, Power Point.
• Fluent in German, English and Russian; basic skills in French and Spanish.

3D Models


  • Design and Development Engineer Baker Hughes · Full-time Aug 2013 – Jun 2021 7 yrs 10 mos Celle, NDS, Germany • Mechanical development of high-tech downhole measurement systems for the oil and gas industry
    • Work in international and interdisciplinary project team
    • CAD Modeling with SolidWorks
    • Perform strength assessment for drilling systems, components, tooling and test devices using analytical calculations as well as FEM simulations with ANSYS Workbench
    • Topology optimization for fatigue strength
    • Design 3D printed metal parts
    • Assembly of prototypes and testing
    • Creation of design standards and technical documentation
  • Industrial Engineer Automotive Continental · Full-time Nov 2012 – May 2013 6 mos Hanover, NDS, Germany • Work in project team as Operations member
    • Technical project lead for Operations
    • Participation in project reviews
    • Planning of assembly procedures and plant equipment fort the series production
    • Coordination of production start-ups with factory


  • Leibniz University Hannover Dipl.-Ing. (German M. Sc. Equivalent), General Mechanical Engineering 2004 – 2012 Focus
    • Engineering design and mechanics
    • Manufacturing technology

    Research Projects
    • Diploma thesis: experimental investigation of permeation in air spring bellows
    • Student research project 1: thermal FEM modeling and optimization of a cooling system for a planar electrical motor
    • Student research project 2: conception of a hybrid-modular machine tool.