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Skills
CATIA (V5 and 3DExperience)
Advanced (incl. KBE with KWA and PKT workbenches)
Solid Edge, SOLIDWORKS, Creo/ProE
Proficient
FEMAP/Nastran, Abaqus, ADAMS
Novice
MATLAB/Simulink, Modelica, Hopsan, KISSsys
Proficient
Python, R, VBA
Proficient
C++
Novice
IT: networks and systems
Novice
Languages
French
Native
English
Advanced (C1/C2, TOEIC 985 2020)
German
Intermediate (B2)
Spanish
Advanced (C1, DELE 2015)
Swedish
Beginner (A2)
Hobbies
Private Pilot: PPL(A) license
Prototyping: 3D printing, laser cutting, Arduino, Raspberry
IT: programming, self-hosted services (email, cloud, web services...)
Music: piano, student orchestra
Theatre
Sports: hiking, biking, badminton

Louis Guidez

Mechanical Design Engineer (available March 2022)

12 months' combined experience in R&D departments as an intern, designing and improving mechanical products. I am passionate about digital technologies and how to use them to enhance product development.

Work Experience
R&D Mechanical Engineer Intern
CMD Gears
(Since Aug 2021)
  • Main project: design of a self-aligning gearbox, in order to bring to market a new cost-effective solution. Conducting gear and shaft calculations; housing design according to specified criteria; dynamic analysis.
  • Side projects: development of an IoT sensor (embedded C++ on Arduino, implementation of network protocol, data acquisition and visualisation); development of a macro to automatise post-processing of FEM simulation results from Nastran.
Mechanical Design Engineer Assistant
Vitibot
(Sep 2019 - Feb 2020)
  • Design and sizing of parts for a vineyard robot and its tools, to meet specified criteria.
  • Manufacturing: drawings and exploded views, communication with subcontractors, participation in the production.
(Jan - Feb 2017)
  • In an automotive production line: welding of parts, loading of robots.
Flight Attendant
Air France
(Jul - Aug 2019)
  • Active partipation in each crew, respecting the company's corporate culture.
Education
Mechanical Engineering (specialisation in Mechanical Design)
Master's Degree Université de Technologie de Compiègne (France)
(2016 - 2022)
  • Strength of materials, kinematics and dynamics, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, machine elements, FEM, control engineering, statistics, microcontrollers.

  • Student work: improved course material on knowledge-based engineering (KWA and PKT workbenches in CATIA V5 and 3DExperience).

  • Student organisations: robotics, orchestra. Elected student representative.

Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering
Erasmus+: Master's courses Linköpings Universitet (Sweden)
(2020 - 2021)
  • Aerodynamics, flight mechanics, systems design (incl. aircraft systems), design optimisation, vibrations and fatigue, advanced CAD (design automation), road vehicles dynamics.
Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science
Erasmus+: Bachelor's courses Universidad de Valladolid (Spain)
(Feb - Jun 2018)