Design Engineer


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Personal Details

Gender: Male | Nationality: Indian | Marital Status: Single | Date of Birth: 10 March 1992



Technically sophisticated professional with 6+ years of experience in Automotive Industry with key focus on Plastic Trims in Automotive Product Design and Development
Proven expertise in complete  Automotive product design viz. Sketching, Modeling, Assembly product design and tooling, technologies, testing and quality team
Proficient in design & development of Plastic Trim, and handful of Remastering components etc.
Strong ability to develop components and products from concept to finished stage and good planning skills with the ability to conceptualize and analyze complex designs
Relevant experience in development of automotive Plastic Trims with in-depth knowledge in Automotive Plastic manufacturing, Sheet Metal
Experienced in working on CATIA V5 including Part modelling, Assembly and Drafting
Solid management capabilities with a consistent track record of anticipating consequences of new designs, initiating solutions and completing projects to specification
Diligent in all phases of project lifecycle like Coordination, designing, planning, building, testing, auditing and implementing engineering changes 
Strong communication & client relationship management skills, coupled with analytical and problem-solving abilities essential to understand and resolve technical, and non-technical production and commercial issue


Automotive Product Design
Automotive interior new technologies
Part Development 
Team Management 
Automotive Aptitude
Automotive Plastic Trims Designing
Production Technologies
Quality & Safety Management  Design Calculations
Design Validation (Part & Vehicle) 
Structural & Modal analysis 
Product Development
Engineering Design Codes
Computer-Aided Design
Modeling &  Drafting 




B.E (Mechanical engineering) in Hindusthan institute of technology




Design Engineer Sep 2017 – Present

Renault –Nissan

Prime responsibilities includes: Automotive Plastic Trims design and development, Patent design and development and forming an idea to industrial way
Spearheading development teams, such as product design and tooling, technologies, testing, and quality team, to meet the specifications and deliverables
Define the product functional analysis to translate customer specifications and internal requirements into clear product performance criteria
Providing the necessary inputs to Product Design Engineer to ensure that the design meets the defined performance
Perform A to B Surfacing from Styling surfaces, master sections and environment data; Replacing surfaces of the existing components and updating with new surfaces given by customers; Remastering of complex components; Part modelling, Assembly and Drafting.
Played a pivotal role in the following:
RBC & LBA DECO & Bumper Cover Part Cad Creation
HBC Fender & Door Tolerance Relaxtion Study
Nipman to RTF Fastner Trial
HBC Wheel House Bench Mark
Sensor Coordinate
Ed Coat Paint Peel Off
Planning Drawing for Rear Door and Center Pillar Trim
Buzz Squeak and Rattle for CPM
Zone Data Creation for Center Pillar Trim
Value Optimization For Interior Trims
Assembly Creation
Key Feature Diagram Stack Up Analysis
Specification List Master Check
Project- Front Bumper Cover
Designing of Bumper Parts Based on Styling Surface and Concept Sections with Environment parts given by customer.
Surface modelling of parts as per company Standards
B-side surface and Attachment features generation
Checking for tooling feasibility, Draft Analysis and assembly method
Studying Interference and Clearance check
Project – Door Trim
Dog house and snap was used in assembly
Designed feature Holes for its Strong Fixation with the Housing (Positive Fixation)
A surface & reference of tooling direction being the input
Making 2-D Proposals and Master sections as for Assembly Feasibilities, with surrounding data
Generating 3D model & ensuring the draft clearance of part
Adding ribs along the length of the part so as to provide an additional support
Slider Was Used To Clear The Under-cut Of Snap
Completed the following corticate from Dassault the includes:
Certified in CATIA V5
Certification ID
Associate for Part design
Associate for surface design
Mechanical Surface Designer Specialist

References available upon request


  • Automotive Product Design
  • Updated 2 weeks ago

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