Andrew from United States applies for Blue Card Germany

Mechanical engineers

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Name of profession: Mechanical engineers Name of latest business sector: Aerospace and Defense Latest occupation/title: Aeronautical Engineer Stf Latest main activities: PLM/PDM and Catia processes and methods, PLM Migration testing


Completed education: master Title or Qualification: Master of Arts Specialisation: Leadership Additional trainings: Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Preferred countries:

1. Preferred country | region / city: Germany | 2. Preferred country | region / city: Italy | 3. Preferred country | region / city: Austria |

Language skills:

1. Language skills: english => excellent 2. Language skills: 3. Language skills: =>

Personal note /detailed application:


05 January 2012 – Present Aeronautical Engineer Stf
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
1 Lockheed Blvd, 76108 Fort Worth (United States)
? Subject matter expert support (SME) in structural design, Catia V4/V5, and PLM/PDM
?Methods and customization definition
? F-35 program support
? Requirements, processes, and methods definition for using 3D PMI with Type Version Effectivity
? CMM(Content Migration Manager) Data Cleansing Process Lead
? Process definition for preparing Catia V4 and V5 models for Teamcenter Enterprise to Teamcenter Unified migration
? CMM and PDM/PLM Tool Improvement Definition
? Data cleansing problem resolution SME (subject matter expert) support
? Requirements and process definition for using 2D drawings with Type Version Effectivity
? End-to-end process validation testing of migration of Teamcenter Enterprise to Teamcenter Unified data migration
? Defect identification, solution design, and testing
Business or sector Aerospace and Defense

28 November 2009 – 06 January 2012 Aeronautical Engineer Stf
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, Fort Worth, TX (United States)
? Subject matter expert support in structural design, Catia V4/V5, and PLM/PDM
? Requirements definition for Catia V4/V5 migration into Teamcenter Unified for an occurrence based BOM
? Provided technical expertise to assist development of code identifying Catia modeling issues
Designed for integrating and implementing Type Version Effectivity on engineering drawings
? Requirements definition for Catia and Teamcenter Unified customizations
? Wrote and executed test plans
? Lead pilot team to determine Level of Effort for migrating production aircraft data
? Software bug and defect resolution
Business or sector Aerospace and Defense

24 February 2003 – 28 November 2009 Aeronautical Engineer Sr
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, Fort Worth, TX (United States)
? F-35 Aerostructures Designer
? Designed major structural aircraft components, assemblies, and installations using Catia V4and V5
? Engineering releases and changes using PDM (Teamcenter Enterprise)
? Shop floor support
? Weight trade studies
? Catia V4/V5 subject matter expert liaison to CAD Development and Support team
Business or sector Aerospace and Defense

April 2002 – February 2003 Unemployment due to layoff
Georiga Dept of Labor
US-30303 Atanta, GA (United States)
? Pro-Bono acting and violin instrumentals for Davis Advertising (Snellville, GA)
? Courier for Davis Advertising (Snellville, GA)
? Volunteer work

October 2000 – April 2002 Mechanical Design Engineer
M I Technologies
1125 Satellite Blvd, Suite 100 US-30024-4629 Suwanee, GA (United States)
? Mechanical Design of components for microwave antenna test positioners using Solidworks
? Encoder retrofit design
? Encoder vendor interface and selection
? Strength calculations on new designs
? Wrote user manuals and acceptance test procedures for new products
? Positioner and encoder accuracy testing by tracking laser interferometer and theodolite
Business or sector Aerospace and Defense, Satellite, and Telematics

August 2000 – July 1999 Graduate Research Assistant
Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta, GA (United States)
? Developed and debugged robot simulations using Matlab and SIMULINK for model independent visual tracking servoing
? Mechanical design of robotic grippers using SolidWorks
Business or sector Agricultural Automation Research

June 1998 – August 1998 Engineering Co-op
LuK Inc
3401 Old Airport Rd US-44691 Wooster, OH (United States)
CAD trainee in Medusa and Ideas
Business or sector Automotive

December 1997 – February 1998 Engineering Co-op
LuK Inc, Wooster, OH (United States)
Assembled and tested prototype clutches and clutch discs
Business or sector Automotive

September 1997 – November 1997 Engineering Co-op
LuK Inc, Wooster, OH (United States)
? Performed capability calculations on data collected during tests and measurements of clutch components
? Conducted contamination experiments
Business or sector Automotive

December 1996 – May 1997 Engineering Co-op
Motoman Inc, Troy, OH (United States)
? Standardized old and new CAD drawings using Autocad for robot assemblies
? Updated old drawings per new specifications
Business or sector Robotics

May 1995 – August 1995 Engineering Intern
Heapy Engineering
1400 W Dorothy Ln US-45409 Dayton, OH (United States)
? Revised shop drawings for engineers using AutoCAD
? Created CAD plans from engineering sketches
Business or sector Sustainability/LEED, HVAC, and Electrical


January 2007 – May 2010 Master of Arts, summa cum laude, in Leadership EQF level 7
Criswell College, Dallas, TX (United States)
Honors: Who's Who Among Students In American Universities and Colleges
C Richard Wells Award for Academic Excellence (2009-2010)
GPA: 4.00/4.00

August 1999 – August 2000 Graduate Studies EQF level 7
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA (United States)
Area of Study: Robotics and Control Systems
Jenelle Armstrong Piepmeier, Gary V. McMurray, Andrew Pfeiffer, Harvey
Lipkin: Uncalibrated Target Tracking with Obstacle Avoidance. ICRA 2000:
GPA: 2.60/4.00

September 1994 – May 1999 Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering EQF level 6
Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH (United States)
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Minor: German
Honors and Honor Societies: Mortar Board (National Leadership and Academic Honorary), Kappa Mu Epsilon (Math Honorary), Phi Eta Sigma (Male Freshman Honorary), Outstanding German Student award (two times), Dean's List
GPA: 3.59/4.00


Mother tongue(s) English

Listening Reading Spoken interaction Spoken production
German B1 B1 A2 A2 B1
German Minor - EQF 6
Levels: A1/A2: Basic user - B1/B2: Independent user - C1/C2: Proficient user
Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Communication skills Excellent communication skills acquired through my experience writing processes and requirements and giving technical presentations at work, as well from writing research papers for my Master's degree.

Computer skills Expert command of Catia V4 and V5
Expert command of Teamcenter Enterprise
Good command of Teamcenter Unified
Intermediate command of Solidworks
Good command of Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Visio



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