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     Date Submitted:27-05-2011
     Last Modified:27-05-2011 (07:48)
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     Current job:Rocket engine development project manager
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Anywhere
     Date available:
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, Launch Systems, Space Tourism
     Keywordsliquid propulsion, engine development, planning control, budget control, technical synthesis, subcontractors' management, customer's technical interface





    June 03 - Current    Safran Group - Snecma Space Propulsion Division - Vernon (FRANCE)

    Jan.10 - Current     Project Manager for the high-thrust Rocket Engine Demonstrator SCORE-D

    • Controls planning and Snecma internal budget (30 man-years equivalent). Evaluates the benefit of Earned-Value Management method.
    • Fulfills technical coordination and synthesis (resources from Snecma, co-contractors EADS Astrium Germany and Avio Italy, and subcontractors). Led the work for the choice of the reference demonstrator architecture and for the System Requirement Review.
    • Reports project progress to the customer (European Space Agency assisted by French Space Agency CNES).
    • Assists the program manager for:
    • The management of sub-contractors and co-contractors (acceptance of deliverables, consistency of activities, contract fulfillment).
    • The preparation and the negotiation of technical and financial proposals in consistency with available budget.


    July 08 - Dec.09     Project Engineer for the VINCI engine thrust chamber assembly (TCA)

    • Managed technical synthesis of subcontractors activities (EADS Astrium, Snecma Propulsion Solide)
    • Coordinated Snecma engine activities with subcontractors’ activities at project and technical levels.
    • Accepted subcontractors’ deliverables with Snecma specialists’ support.
    • Ensured the relevancy of subcontractors’ technical and financial proposals.
      • Managed Snecma multidisciplinary studies on the TCA (planning and budget control, technical directions).
      • Represented Snecma in front of the customer (ESA, CNES, Astrium).


    May 05-July 08      System and Combustion devices Engineer

    • Led the functional and thermal analysis of the VINCI engine propulsive chamber (numerical predictions and tests exploitations).
    • Enhanced and maintained in-house codes for aerodynamical, thermal, and thermo-hydraulic predictions as codes owner.
    • Performed flight exploitations of Ariane V 1st stage pressurization system.


    July 03-May 05      Combustion devices Engineer

    Led the thermal justification of the upgraded Vulcain 1 nozzle extension in the frame of the Ariane V flight recovery program.

    • Coordinated and synthesized Snecma thermal predictions, subcontractor calculations, and tests results analyses for the complementary design review and qualification review.
    • Represented Snecma in front of European community during the reviews for the thermal files.



    2001- 2003   Master of Science degree in Aeronautics and Astronautics at  Massachusetts Institute of Technology(MIT), Boston, MA (USA)

    Thesis “Microkinetics modeling of automotive Three-Way Catalysts”.

    Teaching assistant for courses “Thermal energy and heat transfer” and “Introduction to propulsion systems”.

    1999-2001     Aeronautics engineering degree from Ecole Nationale Supérieure de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace (ENSAE), France (Major aerodynamics and propulsion).



    English             Fluent

    Spanish            Scholar



    • Microsoft Office (Project, Excel, Word, Powerpoint), Visio
    • Fluent, Gambit, N3SNatur



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