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     Date Submitted:02-06-2011
     Last Modified:02-06-2011 (07:34)
    Job information
     Current job:R&D Engineer
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Anywhere
     Date available:immediately
     Industry:Launch Systems
     KeywordsAerospace Engineering, Technical Uiversity of Munich, Fluid- and Flightphysics, Spacecraft Engineering, Spacecreaft Propulsion Engineering, Flexible, Motivated, goal oriented working person with good analytical abilities.

    Educational background


    Grammar school education and graduation on                                                    1. Aug. 1989

    Rudolf-Steiner-Schule Nurnberg.                                                                            - June 2004

    13 Years Waldorf school educations.

    2 Years of high school upper graduation class.

    Graduation: Bavarian qualified registered Abitur.                                                25. June 2004

    Graduation degree: 2,6                         

     Special Subjects: Math, Art.

    Standard Subjects: English, History,

    German,French, Social studies, Biology.                                      



    Completed Apprenticeship in metal processing, specialized                                             15. Sept. 1998

    in construction engineering and production technology.                                                        - 14. March 2002

    The graduation includes a self-contained final work project.

    Graduation degree in practical and theoretical term: 2,6                                       18. Feb. 2002                                                               

    Work contents:

    - Practical experience in metal processing.

    - Construction design, parts lists, operation chart.

    - Three years experience in hands-on engineering drawing.

    - Work experience in order processing, teamwork, leading of working groups and  order mentoring.

    - Practical experience in material procurement and –handling.

    Finished courses and qualifications

    Special courses in combination with apprenticeship:

    - Welding: 2 German-Welding association qualified                       April 2000

     registered courses in different welding techniques.                                                                        

    - leightmetal treatment especially aluminum                                  March 2001

     Manufacturing techniques.

                                - Special courses in                                                                              July 2001

     closure and security systems.    

    Internship in combination within the apprenticeship:                                                     May 2000

     2 weeks of practical internship within the  

    compartment of maintenance at Nuremberg airport.


    Academic background

    Basic studiesStudies of mechanical engineering at the                                                 September 2004

    Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen – Nurnberg (FAU).                                          - October 2007

    Graduation degree: 3,3

    Main studiesStudies of Aeronautical- and aerospace engineering                                 October 2007

    at the Technical University of Munich (TUM).                                                          - March 2011

    Main focuses:         1. Aerospace engineering.

                                      2. Fluid- and Flight Physics.

    Term papers:               1. Usage of greenpropellants in space propulsion systems. Degree: 1,7

    2. Analysis of photostereometric data from the underwater campaign „Hydronauts“ using a picture-overlay-method. Degree: 1,3

    Diploma thesis:    Design and Layout of a Test Environment for Experiments with hardware breadboards in lunar ambient conditions. Degree: 1,3

    Graduation degree of TUM studies in summary: 2,7

    Academic internship

    Voluntarily internship in Aviation Engineering                                                      24. April 2007

    At the Center of aeronautical studies of federal University                                         - July 2007

    of state Minas Gerais in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

    Work experience and content:

    - Co-engineering at the ultra lightweight aircraft CEA 308.

    - Co-working on motor integration for technological obsolescence of the prototype aircraft CEA CB.7 – Vesper.

    - Self-contained project: Development of a system for the   integration of an automatic flight control system made for an  UAV.

    - Studies of aerodynamics on ultra lightweight aircrafts as well as  aero design, composite- and light weight material treatment.

    University internship at Technical University of Munich:

    - High speed systems techniques.

    - Aerodynamic of aircrafts, wind tunnel testing.

    - Simulation in Matlab/Simulink.

    - CAD/CAM in fluids engineering (CATIA V5).

    - Numeric simulation of real fluids (Ansys CFX,C).

    Job oriented internship

    Voluntarily internship                                                                                    05. October 2009

    In paraglide- and kite engineering                                                                     - February 2010

    At Skywalk Paragliders GmbH & Co KG.

    Work experience and contents:

    - Self-contained development of a simulation for curve flight, for calculation of the momentum of force within

      paraglider and kite wings during the stable spiral flight situation using Matlab.



    Due to the academic background:

    - CAD Engineering in AutoCAD (good knowledge),

    ProEngineer (moderate knowledge),

    Solid Edge (good knowledge),

    Solid Works (good knowledge),

    CATIA V5 (very good knowledge),

    Rhino4(very good knowledge).

    - CFD/CFX Calculation (moderate knowledge).

     - Calculation of combustion fluids within  NASA – CEA (good knowledge).

    - Programming in Java (moderate knowledge),  C (moderate knowledge), Knowledge  in MS Office. Excel.

    - Practical experience within certain measurement and quality systems.


    Language competencies

    English:                 - Due to educational background                                                   1989-2004

      at Rudolf-Steiner-School Nurnberg,

      Degree in English Abitur.

    - English skills for technology                                             September 2005

      and engineering students.                                                          - February 2006

    - English focusing skills.                                                         Mai - July 2006


    French:                  - Due to educational background                                                1989 - 2004

      at Rudolf-Steiner-School Nurnberg,

      Degree in French Abitur.

    - 2 Weeks  abroad education                                                            August 2003

      in La Ciotat/Marseille.                 


    Portuguese :           - In Self-study.                                                                    January 2006

    - 4 Weeks abroad education in                                                 - continuing

      Petropolis, Brazil.

    - Due to 5 months engineering internship.

      in Belo Horizonte.

    - Brazilian Portuguese for

      advanced students, Skill level 3 with graduation.

      exam at TUM. (certificate at the appendix).


    Sideline experiences

    Brand navigation:     Work as an interviewer in                                                         2001 - 2002

                                the department of telephone

    interviewing at the market research institute

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    Catering:                Seven Years of work experience as bartender                            February 2002

             at the catering service Zabo Linde.                                        - August 2008


    SkiClub Hemhofen:   Governmental certified Snowboard teacher - DSV Licence.               December 2009

       - continuing


    TU Munich:             Research assistant                                                            September 2008

                                at Institute of Astronautics (TUM)                                                  - continuing

                                at the department of Human Spaceflight.


                                Mentoring the Space engineering  

                                practical course of the human space flight area.

                                - Organization und project management  hydronauts campaign.

    - Acquisition of facilities for underwater Anti-gravitational testing.

    - Organization of the data base for test persons.

    - Processing management of underwater testing, scheduling and target date management, as well as organization of hydronaut team.


    Skywalk GmbH & Co.KG:                                                                                February 2010

                                                                                     - November 2010

                                Freelance Engineer:

    - Prototype specification.

    - Prototype manufacturing and validation.

                                - Development and construction engineering.  

                                - Technical build-up of the X-Gloo event systems sector,

                                  due to this function – technical head of engineering.

                                - Research of solutions for the QM of X-Gloo division.

                                - Correspondence for suppliers, acquisitions and purchasing.

                                - Correspondence for the head of production of prototype

       Manufacturing in production site in China.


    Work experience                                                                                                   December 2010

                                                                                                                         - continuing

    Skywalk GmbH & Co.KG:

                                Employment, Engineering:

                                - Manufacturing instructions in English.

    - Engineering- and production correspondence for the production in China.

    - Prototype specification.

    - Prototype manufacturing and validation.

    - Development of specifications for serial production.

    - QM and perfective maintenance for X-Gloo, verification.

    - Engineering scheduling and organization.

    - CAD Engineering, Solid Works, Rhino.

    - Presentations of new prototypes to the customer.

    - Product presentation to the customer.

    - Work at exhibition fairs, sales and marketing purchasing  distributers.

    - Technical trainings for the new national and international distributors.

    - Product instructions for distributors.

    - Research and development of new textile - light weight structures for buckling loads and tube kites.

    - Acquisitions of new materials, supplier correspondence.

    - Analyses of requirements and specifications for new developments.

    - Coordination and planning of product starts in conjunction with X-Gloo distribution department.

    - Assistance at contract negotiation with new int. dealers.



    Engagement in working with youth groups                                            1999 - 2002

    Organization of youth group camps.

    Member of youth committee                                                          December 2000

    of the Municipality of the                                                             - December 2002

    district Zerzabelshof at Nurnberg.                                


                                Organization and voluntary in SkiClub Hemhofen                       October 2009

                                                                                                                        - continuing



    - Member of German alpines association,                                 January 1990

      Section Noris                                                                      - continuing


    - Member of Capoeira sport groups: Preto e Branco, UNICAR-        October 2006

      Uniao International da Capoeira Regional                                       - continuing


                                - Honorary membership as Alumnus                                                        July 2010

                                      due to special engagement                                                         - continuing

      at FESTO fund for studies.





    Sports:                   Slackline, Inline-Skating, Alpinism, Snowboarding, Ski und Telemark.


    Arts:                      Painting (Oel,Acryl), Drawing, Graphical design.

    Others:                  Inner German Politics, Politics of the EU, Southamerika.





    Educational background:


    Steinplattenweg 25

    90491 Nürnberg



    Academic background:

    Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

    Zentrale Universitätsverwaltung

    Schlossplatz 4, D-91054 Erlangen

    Referat: II/2-Studentenkanzlei

    Halbmondstrasse 6. Erlangen



    Technische Universität München

    Boltzmannstr. 15, 85748 Garching, Germany




    Master craftsman,

    Retzer Samuel, Distler Ralf


    Steinplattenweg 25

    90491 Nürnberg



    Wolfgang Horn, Alexander Thierbach

    Zabo-Linde GdbR

    Zerzabelshofer Hauptstrasse. 28

    D-90480 Nürnberg


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    Thumenbergerweg. 27

    D-90491 Nürnberg


    Dipl.-Ing. arch. Thomas Dirlich

    Lehrstuhl für Raumfahrttechnik - Institute of Astronautics

    Leiter Bemannte Raumfahrt - Lead Human Space Flight

    Öffentlichkeitsarbeit - Public Relations

    Technische Universität München

    Boltzmannstr. 15, 85748 Garching, Germany


    Work experience:

    Arne Wehrlin (Personal),

    Manfred Kistler (CEO).

    Skywalk GmbH & Co.KG.


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