CV: Engineering Consultant



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 Date Submitted:08-03-2014
 Last Modified:13-01-2015 (03:10)
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 Current job:Engineering Consultant
 Employment Term:Temp/Contract
 Job location:Europe only
 Date available:within 2 months
 Industry:Consulting/Engineering Services
 KeywordsTest Campaign Organization, Contract Monitoring, Contract Negotiation, Reporting to customer, Project Management





Date of birth

28 -05- 1961



Desired employment / Occupational field

Project  Manager in an engineering  environment (Energy –research- Environmental Testing )



Work experience



From  April  2010

Occupation or position held

Self employed






August 2008  to March 2010

Occupation or position held

Contract  Manager

Main activities and responsibilities

Technical and commercial coordination of Contracts for: a)  Military defense applications, b)  Seismic exploration for the oil industry.  Single  interface  with  the  customer. Budget control, Schedule control, organisation and chairing of Project Reviews, progress meetings.  Quotations  preparation and contract negotiation  with  the  customer. Management of Contract and contract changes. Authorisation to procure services and GSE related to the project.

Name and address of employer

   JDR Marine Cable

Krimpen aan de Lek – The Netherlands

Type of business or sector

   Military defense systems, Seismic exploration for the oil industry


From April 2007  to July 2008

Occupation or position held

Head  Engineering Office

Main activities and responsibilities

Leading the  project  engineers in the different technical  disciplines

Name and address of employer

Cryonorm Projects

Alphen an den Rijn

The Netherlands

Type of business or sector

Cryogenic Applications


   From September 2003 to March 2007

Occupation or position held

Manager Operations & Maintenance  ESTEC Thermal Test Facilities

Main activities and responsibilities

Specific Tasks:


  • Overall responsibility for the implementation of the Preventive Maintenance plan of the thermal test facilities at the Test Centre of the European Space Agency.
  • Team leadership of the test facilities operators (up to 16 persons). Team management includes: activities planning, coaching, training, assessment of performances.
  • Management of engineering projects related to the realisation of new facilities, or facilities refurbishment: subcontracting and supervision of engineering activities, set up of contracts with third party suppliers, follow up of manufacturing and commissioning
  • Monitoring compliance with ISO 9001 standards, Quality Programmes, safety/legal requirements
  • Chairing of internal boards for the management of claims and litigations.


General duties:

  • Member of Management team
  • Internal auditor
  • Follow up of ISO 9001 qualification and yearly renewal
  • Preparation/update of internal procedure related to key company processes
  • Recruitment of new personnel
  • Commercialisation of the test facilities
  • Marketing of the test facilities
  • Establish new commercial relation and maintain good relations with existing customers


Name and address of employer

INTESPACE S.A                                                        

2 Rond Point Pierre Guillaumat

BP  64356

Toulouse (France)

Type of business or sector

  Aerospace Industry (Integration and Testing)


From September 2001 to May 2007

Occupation or position held

Contract  Manager  at ESTEC Test  Centre

Management of  the Testing programme of the European Space Agency Scientific Satellites

Main activities and responsibilities

Specific Duties:

  • Preparation of bids
  • Technical and commercial negotiations with customer (including: fine tuning of deliverable requirements, price agreement, legal and insurance conditions)
  • Technical and financial follow up of the contract. Cash flow control, budget control, Schedule control
  • Organisation and chairing of Project Reviews (e.g. lessons learnt)
  • Chairing of internal boards for the management of claims and litigations
  • Supervision to quality and safety.
  • Approval of Contractual documentation
  • Management of Contract Changes
  •  Authorisation to procure services and goods related to the project.


General duties:


Name and address of employer

IABG mbh

Einsteinstrasse 20

85521 Ottobrunn (De)

Type of business or sector

  Aerospace Industry (Integration and Testing)




   July 1992 - August 2001

Occupation or position held

   Test Engineer  at  ESTEC Test Centre

Main activities and responsibilities

Perform thermal-vacuum tests, acoustic tests, mass properties test in dedicated test facilities.  The above  includes: facilities preparation and test execution, test reporting, maintenance, engineering follow up of facilities upgrades

Name and address of employer

IABG mbh

Einsteinstrase 20

85521Ottobrunn (De)

Type of business or sector

   Aerospace (Integration and Testing)




   May 1988  - June 1992

Occupation or position held

    Project Engineer

Main activities and responsibilities

Project Engineer mechanical: Execution of feasibility studies. Preparation of P&ID based on process-engineer analysis. Follow up of basic and detailed engineering. Definition of technical specifications for piping, vessels, rotating equipment, technical evaluation of suppliers quotation. Main Project: Cardon Refinery Venezuela.

Name and address of employer

AGIP SPA (1988-1990) FOSTER WHEELER (1990-1992)

Type of Business

   Engineering (Petrochemical Industry)









Title of qualification awarded

University Degree in mechanical Engineering

Principal subjects

Structural design, applied physics, Electrotechnique, organization of an industrial plant

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

Politecnico di Torino (Italy)


September December 1986

Title of qualification awarded

Postgraduate Course in Robotic

Principal subjects/occupational skills covered

Design and Control of automated systems  for  the Automotive Industry

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

AMMA (Torino) Italy

School  of  the Italian Association of Large-Mid size  Industries

Mother tongue(s)

Italian/French (Bilingual)

Other language(s)

English: Fluent, Dutch: Fluent,

Computer skills

Operative systems:  OS2, DOS, VAX VMS

   Good control of Microsoft Office®


Biking, wine tasting and wine collection, chess


Phil Roscoe: Technical Director at De Regt  Cables  p.roscoe(at)


L. di Napoli:       AIV Manager at the European Space  Agency  (Noordwijk-NL)


Hans Stuker:      Managing Director Cryonorm Projects. hstuker(at)


P. Musi:            Programme Manager at ALCATEL ALENIA Spazio (Torino It)

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