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Senior Mechanical Engineering

Orlando, Florida, United States
February 05, 2018

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**** ****** ****** **. *******, FL 32828


Phone: 407-***-****


> R&D. Product Development & Value Engineering.

> Engineering Management.

> Generator Engineering, Stator Service Engineering, Renewable Energy Technologies.

> Mechanical Engineering: R&D Projects - Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DFMA) - Resistance of Materials - Solids Mechanics - Static / Rotating - Industrial Equipment Analysis - Pressure Vessels / Piping - Engineering Codes / Standards.

> Industries: R&D Centers - Power Generation (Electrical generators /Nuclear or Fossil plants).

- Oil/Gas E&P - Petrochemical - Oil Refining - Water and Waste Water Treatment - Metallurgy Manufacturing - Renewable Energies (Wind, Solar – PV & Thermal, Fuel Cells).

> CAE (Computer-Aided Engineering) Software: FEA; Ansys / Patran / Nastran / Autodesk Inventor – Stress, Structural, Dynamic and Thermal Analyses - Linear / Non-linear. CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) – Ansys CFX.

> CAD /Math software: AutoCAD – ProE/Creo – NX. MathCAD.

> Computer Ability: MS Office applications / UNIX – Linux.

> Additive Manufacturing: 3D printing


9/2007-02/2018 Siemens Energy Inc, Orlando, FL, USA

Position: R&D Senior Service Mechanical Engineer.

> Engineering Support (upgrade or modification) for Electric (fossil or nuclear) Power Plants (water cooled, hydrogen cooled and air cooled) Generators (Stator, Rotor and Auxiliaries).

> Generator Stator Service Engineering WRIT, PCM, COE support.

> Finite Element Analysis (FEA) Analyst: Stress, Structural, Dynamic and Thermal

> Engineering Component Development and Design Reviews, Root Cause Analysis, Fault Tree, FMEA, KT.

> 3D printing of conceptual prototypes.

> Patent Applications: 2 filed (2017).

2/2006-9/2007 PARKSON Corporation, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

Position: Engineering Manager R&D and Product Development. Department: Bio SLS (Biological Solid Liquid Separation).

> Manager of Application Engineers (Mechanical, Electrical, Civil and Chemical)

> Oversee CAE Design (FEA and CAD) of new & existing products.

> Support product design reviews to improve performance, quality and costs.

> Support on pilot equipment design, testing & evaluation.

> Interface with Product Group, Engineering (Environmental, Chemical, Mechanical, Civil and Electrical), Quality Management, Drafting, Manufacturing, Customer Service, Consulting Engineers and Vendors.

> Support in pre-bid design & pricing process.

7/2004-2/2006 CDI Corp – Siemens Power Generation, Orlando, FL, USA

Position: Mechanical Project Engineer / Generator Engineering Auxiliaries

> Stress/strain/thermal Finite Element Analysis (FEA) for generator auxiliaries (seal oil and water cooling piping and skids).

> Mechanical engineering support for design reviews, technical drawing specifications, root cause analysis and failure analysis.

> Upgrade or modification of generator auxiliaries (Structural and fluid calculations).

> Handling of SAP Design Environment.

1/2003-6/2004 Energy management and engineering consultant, Boca Raton, FL, USA

Position: Engineering Consultant

> Energy management and audit evaluation of 4 mid-sized plastic extrusion companies.

> Project planning (logistics, production, and strategy).

> Project coordination, balancing technical / business to generate revenues.

9/1991-1/2003 PDVSA Intevep - Research and Development Center, Caracas, Venezuela

Position: R&D Mechanical Engineer

Renewable Energies / Emerging Technologies

> R&D on new sources of energy (Wind Energy, Solar PV / Thermal).

> R&D on hydrogen economy (Fuel cells)

> Water pumping and desalination using renewable energies.

> Participation in international renewable energies seminars and conferences.

Structural integrity and failure analysis

> Stress/strain/thermal/fatigue advanced Finite Element Analysis (FEA) for oil industry infrastructure (general equipment and structures).

> Dynamic analysis of static and rotating equipment (vibrations in equipment, structures, drill-strings, turbine blades, etc.)

> Participation in mechanical engineering seminars and conferences.

> Authoring of Engineering Technical Reports.

Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DFM / DFA)

> Oil Industry Equipment (pressure vessels, boilers, jet-pumps, heat exchangers, reactors, tanks, pipes, tubing, casing, coiled tubing, risers, threaded connections, etc.)

> Optimization of manufacturing processes using CAE 3D solid parametric.

> Design, testing and production of prototypes (data acquisition/control using Labview).

> Composites structures design and fabrication (pipes, tanks).

> Product/process engineering development from concept through production launch.

1/1991-9/1991 Metallurgical Industries VANDAM, Caracas, Venezuela

Position: Mechanical Engineer

> Stress/strain/thermal/fatigue advanced Finite Element Analysis (FEA)

> Refinery plants heat exchangers design and manufacture.

7/1987-3/1991 Simon Bolivar University, Caracas, Venezuela

Position: Professor Mechanical Engineering

> Professor of manufacturing processes and laboratories of production and machining processes: CAM, metal welding, machining, turning, lamination, cutting, milling, etc.

> Mentorship of college students (Master and Bachellor Mechanical Engineering).


> ASME. American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

> ASES. American Solar Energy Society.


Simon Bolivar University, Caracas, Venezuela, 1991

> Master Science Mechanical Engineering

Simon Bolivar University, Caracas, Venezuela, 1987

> Bachelor Science Mechanical Engineering.


Fluent in English and Spanish.

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