FUNCTION AND SKILLS: Responsible for managing and developing the new prototypes cars (Dacia Logan and Sandero etc) in Romania and other Renault sites (e.g: South Africa, India, Russia, Brazil etc). Accountable for achieving project completion within specified time limits; Identify and solve critical issues concerning deliverables of the projects, resources allocation, and the process itself; Responsible for reporting significant issues regularly back to senior management as was required by Head Office, Renault France (Paris); Manage cross functional/high priority projects as required, ensure the scheduled time deliveries, including planning, controlling and measuring the quality of the prototypes; Working and coordinating the team to define deliverables, identification of key milestones and critical path activities and engagement in on-going risk assessment to ensure that projects are delivered according to expected schedule(s); Provide the project team and management with regular, accurate reports regarding the assigned area of activity.
FUNCTION AND SKILLS: Demonstrated knowledge of how to create a new product or redesign an existing one. Contribution in producing mocks-up and different jigs for developing new car concepts and reducing the cost. Contribution in producing Master Models for automotive concepts, body shell metal components and plastic, composite parts. Analysed the intermediary steps and accomplished documentation requirements (drawings, surface modelling, sections and details) for the assembly of prototypes, using CATIA in CAD system. Responsible for translating 3D models into metal, plastic or composite parts of different prototype cars and interacting with manufacturing department. Responsible for the technology and manufacturing relating to concept designs in conformity with the design of products and customer requirements. Responsible for converting the 3D models to instructions for CNC 3-5 axes milling machines ( e.g: FANUC, DEA ) using CAM system (CATIA, Euclid and Pro Engineer).