industrial design

CV

CV

Education —

San Jose State University
B.S. Industrial Design
Aug 2010- May 2014

De Anza College
A.A. Liberal Arts: Arts & Letter Emphasis
Aug 2006- Dec 2009

 

 

Skills

Design research and task analysis

2D sketching and rendering

 3D model making

Solidworks Certified CSWA

Adobe CC (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)

Microsoft savvy (Word, Excel, Power Point)

Keyshot

Accomplishments —

Silver A' Design Award 2014 for Project Kiba

IDEA 2014 Finalist with Project Sophie

Maintain a 3.528 GPA in design major

Lead of the Month (Oct. 2007 Google)

Experience

B+N Industry- Industrial Designer - 01/15 - Present

  • Develop high-end retail fixtures for the company’s top client.
  • Interact with clients during briefing and prototype reviews.
  • Assess information provided by the client, sales and project manager and translates it into engineered design solutions
  • Collaborate closely with engineers to create detailed prototypes and final design.
  • Translate client/vendor requirement into 3D surface files and technical shop drawing for manufacturing.
  • Design and develop projects into a complete drawing package with bill of materials, exploded views and installation instructions.
  • Work with suppliers and engineers to develop, refine and document high-quality, cost effective manufacturing methods. (DFMs)
  • Oversee fabrication of visual mockups for review by client.
  • Create renderings to assist sales and marketing material
  • Contribute design modifications to facilitate R&D and manufacturing.

Pfeiffer Lab - Industrial Design Intern - 01/13 - 4/13

  • Assisted design director in concept development
  • Ideate concepts through sketching and 3D model making
  • Refinement through CAD (Solidworks)
  • Created package drawings for manufacturing
  • Built full-size foam core mock-ups for scale testing
  • Produced files for 3D printing

WheelDude.com - Sales Manager- 2/10 - 12/14

  • Create value and maintain client relationships
  • Respond to client inquiries and provide high levels of support
  • Resolve client concerns with great empathy
  • Manage and train a small team
  • Involved in weekly meetings to discuss sales/marketing goals
  • Utilize basic HTML code to market content on forums
  • Design marketing graphics for sales and events
  • Develop weekly Wordpress post
  • Photograph and edited event coverage
  • Participate in creating new wheel designs for manufacturing

Intuitive Surgical - Assembly Technician I - 10/08 - 10/09

  • Worked in lean manufacturing environment
  • Assembled surgical instrumentation for robotic surgery
  • Performed mechanical wiring & cabling assembly

Yahoo! Inc. - Search Quality Analyst - 7/08 - 10/08

  • Refined search engine
  • Excercise deductive reasoning to break down arduous inquiries
  • Communicate with leads and engineers to improve algorithms
  • Analyze training manuals to make suggestions for improvements

Google Inc. - Quality Control Lead for Book Search Project - 08/06 - 07/08

  • Supervised and lead 100+ contractors
  • Team leader and motivator
  • Manage and maintain a well-organized work environment
  • Monitor operators productivity and quality
  • Document policy violations and take disciplinary actions
  • Generate accuracy and productivity reports in Excel
  • Created new training materials
  • Train new operators and performed routine audits