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Engineer Sheet Metal

Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
September 12, 2018

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Balakrishnan Rajagopalan

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Mobile: +91-995*******

Area of Expertise

Technical Lead specialized in Sheet metal, Jigs and fixture, Machine Design, SPM Design with 8+ years of experience in OEM, Engineering Services, Product Development life cycle, Costing & Estimation and Manufacturing Industry. Handling technical design and development, SMR Meetings, Status report discussion with Customers and quality related responsibilities. Direct customer co-ordination and have work experience with customer at their location. Have experience in Project Management, Resource Management and effective utilization, adhering the team to process and quality policies.

Good experience in Cad tools like Solid works, Catia V5, Creo, AutoCAD & Autodesk Inventor.

EPDM Tools – Solid works EPDM, Intralink PLM Tool – Arena, Enovia, Windchill (Basics)

Summary of Experience

●Good experience in Design & Development of Products using Sheet metal and Machined components.

●Good experience in Design & Development of Jigs & Fixtures.

●Good experience in coordinating with customer and working at customer place.

●Good experience in Design & Development of SPM, Machine Design.

●Carried out BOM generation, ECN & ECO, Feasibility Study, input gathering and knowledge sharing to offshore.

●Ability to check the Product design related to Manufacturability (DFM) & Assembly

feasibility (DFA).

●Have exposure in Sheet metal, machined parts, Weldment and General Assembly drawing checking.

●Good Exposure in GD&T, Materials selection, Product Quality Assurance, Release to Mass Production.

●Have knowledge on working with Solid works EPDM, Intralink.

●Ability to participate in Technical discussions & suggest alternate workable solutions.

●Have exposure in preparation of proposals, Project Management and Preparation of Scope of Work.

●Costing and Estimation for new product development.

●Have good exposure in team handling and working in team.

Work Experience

Company Name



HCL Technologies Limited

Technical Lead

Mar 2017 – Till Date

Pricol Technologies Limited ( Acquired by Altran Technologies Limited)

Senior Engineer

Oct 2014 – Feb 2017

Sieger Spintech Equipment’s Pvt Limited

Design Engineer

Feb 2012 - Sep 2014

Abirami Electronics Pvt Limited

Development Engineer

Jun 2009 – Jan 2011

Educational Qualification:

B.E. Mechanical Engineering passed out in 2009.

Current Experience Details:

Company : HCL Technologies Limited

Customer : Kateeva Inc., KLA Tencor, Johnson & Johnson.

Position : Technical Lead

Period : March 2017 – Till Date - Offshore

Job Responsibilities:

●Part modeling, Assembly Design, Manufacturing drawing creation.

●Design Support to Test Fixtures, Sheet metal parts of OLED Printing machines.

●Have basics knowledge on Semi-Conductor Domain and Medical Domain.

●Piping and Tubing modeling supporting, Part, Assembly and layout drawing creation

●Have working experience in Solid works, Creo, AutoCAD, Solid works EPDM & Intralink.

●Ensuring the quality of deliveries done by teams (Mechanical & Electrical).

●Have basic knowledge on Enovia and ECO process.

●Handling Team of Ten engineers at offshore

●Coordinating with Onsite coordinator for Input gathering, Knowledge transfer to offshore and delivery of the task.

●Worked on medical regulatory based updation in medical products like Case and trays, implant screws.

●Creation and Modification of Product Quality Planning document for the Medical products.

Software / Hardware Tools: Solid works 2016, Creo, EPDM, Intralink, Arena, Enovia, Windchill

Previous Experience Details

Company : Pricol Technologies Limited (Acquired by Altran Technologies)

Customer : Allmand Brothers Inc, USA.

Position : Senior Engineer

Period : July 2015 to Feb 2017– Offshore

November 2015 to January 2016 – Onsite

Job Responsibilities:

●Design & Development of Portable Light towers and Heaters.

●Preparation of Sheet metal drawings, Weldment drawings and Assembly drawings.

●Development of new conceptual designs with consideration of previous reference.

●Part modeling, Assembly Design, Manufacturing drawing creation.

●Creation of Electrical Wiring & Schematic drawings.

●Generation of manufacturing drawings for Flameless Heater – SH750.

●Worked as an On-site coordinator & taking care of projects at Off-shore.

●Preparation and Support of SOW, Proposals and Effort Estimation for new tasks.

●Coordinating with Customer for Input gathering, Knowledge transfer to offshore and delivery of the task.

Software / Hardware Tools: Solid works 2016

Company : Pricol Technologies

Customer : Intelligent Energy Systems, UK.

Position : Senior Engineer

Period : October 2014 to June 2015 - Offshore

Job Responsibilities:

●Design & Development support for Fuel cell test rigs.

●Receive & Study Design Input from customer.

●Preparation of Concept Design of Test rig based on P&ID diagram.

●Support to Electrical team in Cable and Harness Routing, Schematic Drawing creation.

●Review the design with respect to function & manufacturability.

●Detail Designing, BOM Generation & Creation of manufacturing drawings.

●Review Design for Assembly / Design for Manufacturing & Final release.

Software / Hardware Tools: Solid works 2015

Company : Sieger Spintech Equipments Pvt Limited

Position : Design Engineer

Period : February 2012 to September 2014

Job Responsibilities:

●Review of work orders from the Customer.

●Design & Development of Semi-Automated Multilevel Car Parking System

●Design & Development of Hydraulic Double stacking car parking system.

●Carried out costing and estimation activities for Semi-Automated Multilevel Car Parking System.

●Design and Development of Jigs and Fixture for various projects.

●Knowledge in ISO documentation and Procedures.

●Modeling, Detailing and Releasing of the conceptualized designs in Solid Works, AutoCAD and releasing the drawings.

●Machine Design and Layout were implemented using Solid Works, Pro-E and AutoCAD.

●Support for the manufacturing team during prototype.

●GD&T, Knowledge in ASME standards.

Software / Hardware Tools: Solid works 2013, Pro-E, AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor

Company : Abirami Electronics Pvt Limited

Position : Development Engineer

Period : June 2009 to January 2011

Job Responsibilities:

●Design and development of sheet metal components for fuel cell systems.

●Support for the manufacturing team during prototype.

●Assembly, Subsystem Integration and Troubleshooting

●Sheet Metal design in Solid works, AUTO CAD, and Catia.

Software / Hardware Tools: Solid works, Catia V5 & AutoCAD.

Projects Handled:

Few of the projects in which I was involved are mentioned below

Design Support to Test Fixtures, Sheet metal parts of OLED Printing machines (HCL Technologies)

Supported in created piping routing for OLED printing machines using Solid works.

Supported in Reverse Engineering of Industrial Heaters and development of prototype at customer place (Allmand Brothers Inc., USA).

Supporting in design activities of Portable Light Towers and safety Heaters (Pricol Technologies)

Design and Development of Test Rig for Hydrogen Fuel Cell System. (Pricol Technologies)

Design and development of welding fixture frame. (It reduces fabrication and productivity increased from 2 frames per hour to 5 frames per hour).

Commissioned and validated the Double Stacker Car Parking System (2 Cars) in Sieger.

Developed Auto Doffer Machines for Ring frame (Sieger Spintech)

Designed and developed the prototype of Semi-Automated Multilevel Car Parking System (Sieger Spintech Equipments)

Commissioned and validated the Semi-Automated Multilevel Car Parking System in Sieger.

Designed and developed the Double Stacker Car Parking System (Sieger Spintech Equipments)

Designed and manufactured nut pressing tools for self-clinching nuts in Abirami Electronics.


●Gender : Male

●DOB :19.09.1988

●Nationality : Indian

●Permanent Address : 69A, Sanakarappan Thottam, Sivanandhapuram, Coimbatore.

●Present Location : Madurai, India

●Marital Status : Married

●Passport Number : H5179134

●Visa Status : B1 Visa Valid till 2025.

Date: Yours Faithfully,


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