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     Date Submitted:24-01-2012
     Last Modified:16-05-2012 (07:48)
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     Current job:AIT mechanical test /propulsion engineer
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Anywhere
     Date available:>3months
     Industry:Satellite Operators
     KeywordsEngineer mech test, propulsion test, integration flow AIT, requirements definition, MGSE definition, facility interface.

    DATE OF BIRTH: 2 February 1979

    NATIONALITY: Italian

    EDUCATIONDegree in Mechanical Engineer University of Studies “La Sapienza” (110/110), Rome (IT)

    Languages: Italian,  French, English



    EXPERIENCES in Thalea Alenia Space Italy since 2007:


    Ø      Mechanical test facility operator during stage in TAS-I

    Ø      Facility Test Engineer for sub-system  (antennas module, mechanisms, electric devices)

    Ø      Facility Test Engineer for Galileo STM ( mechanical test: mass properties and vibration test)

    Ø      AIT Test engineer for Galileo SM (mechanical test responsible: mass properties and vibration)

    Ø      AIT Test conductor for Galileo SM Vibration test in ESTEC and TAS facilities (vibration test)

    Ø      Mechanical Test Facility conductor and customer technical interface for Cygnus Hatch and Expert Program (test plan definition with customer, MGSE co-engineer, test flow definition, operation managment)

    Ø      AIT mechanical test engineer for Galileo IOV  PFM (micro-vibration test, vibration test, acoustic test, shock separation and mass properties test in Rome Facility and ESA/ESTEC test Facility): procedure and report preparation, operation coordination, external facility tecnical interface and customer interface for test requirements, meeting 

    Ø      Mechanical Instrumentation Definition and Procurement for all mechanical test

    Ø      Mechanical Test Equipment definition engineer for Galileo IOV (vibration test adapter and moment of inertia fixture)

    Ø      Mechanical Test Equipment definition engineer  for Galileo FOC proposal

    Ø      Technical Responsible for Multishaker: procurement of subsystem, technical spec. and validation plan responsible( Facility project designed for Galileo and ESA Program and 1st European Multi-input multi-output vibration system)

    Ø      Acoustic Cabin not reverberant  (designed for Galileo IOV) test procedure preparation

    Ø      Certificate experiences with the followings SW’s

    o       LMS test.lab (sine, random, shock, transient, sine dwell)

    o       LMS modal analysis,

    o       Strain Gauges acquisition system software

    o       Load cell acquisition system software 

    o       Thrmocouples acquisition system software  

    o       Catia V5

    Ø      Experiences in dynamic acquisitions, vibration, acoustic and shock with load cells, strain gauges, thermocouples and accelerometers   (certificate for strain Gauges installation)



    CURRENTLY employed in Thales Alenia Space Italy:


    Ø      Alignment test engineer for Galileo IOV PFM/FM

    Ø      AIT Engineer for integration procedure (welding, integration and verification documents for Sentinel 1 and Sentinel 3 IRR)

    Ø      Propulsion Test Conductor for Globalstar2 (TRR preparation and conduction, test conduction,operation coordination and test reporting for PTR/PSR)

    Ø      Sentinel 1 (ESA program) AIT propulsion S/S responsible  ( operation responsible, intergation procedure, welding procedure, test procedure , IRR, TRR, PTR coordination)

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