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Industrial Designer / Product Designer
I believe..'the more the constraints the more interesting the design gets'.
Arjun Jayendran Portfolio
- 7+ years of work experience in Automotive, EME (Earth Moving Equipment) and MHE (Material Handling Equipment) with industries such as CATERPILLAR, HYUNDAI. 2005 - 2012 - 3 years of work experience as a Lecturer in Academic Industry. 2012 - 2015 Resume Summary To describe my resume in a short, I have 7+ yrs of work experience with automobile, earth moving equipment and material handling equipment industries (India & UAE 2yrs) and 3 years in Academic industry. With desire for design and passion for cars I started my career in the service field and gradually promoted myself to a post where I could save enough money to do my ambitious masters degree in Product Design at Coventry University. Due to my performance and success in my academic projects I was popular in the Industry and immediately I was offered a job as a Product Designer in a Material Handling Equipment Company. Being the first and only Product Designer I was able to explore wider regions of expertise, and established new design processes, explored various manufacturing processes and accomplished several successful projects within 2 yrs. I have been into academic industry since 3 years as a Lecturer in Product Design at a Singapore & Australian based design college. Here I explored a new passion for teaching and mentoring students, sharing my industrial knowledge and experimenting new ways of teaching methodologies, to motivate, encourage critical thinking, problem solving and innovation into the minds of the future designers. My expectation about a new job is to assist well experienced designers or work with a team of industrial designers, enjoy brainstorming and internal competitions and set benchmark to improve my work quality. Oh yes! .. and a fully equipped design lab/workshop for research work. MY STRENGTH: Excellent knowledge in production and manufacturing field, and now being an experience Industrial Designer I can envision a manufacturing constraint and its solution even before ideation. With my passion and industry knowledge, I can teach, mentor, motivate and encourage critical thinking, problem solving and innovative thinking processes into the young minds of the future designers. DESIGN SKILLS: - Design process planning - Sketching - Ethnography Study - Systematic innovation through TRIZ - Product Conceptualization and Presentation - Application of right materials & manufacturing processes - Design for manufacturing/assembly - Physical Model making DESIGN SOFTWARE SKILLS: - Adobe Photoshop - Sketch Book Pro - Adobe After Effects - Corel Draw - Alias - Adobe Showcase rendering tool - AutoCAD - Pro E - CATIA TECHNICAL SKILLS: - Automobile Engines - Automobile Power terrains - MPFI Engine – Fuels System IDEATION SOFTWARE SKILLS: - Creax - DFMA AREAS OF INTEREST: - Automotives, Toys & Product Styling - Design for Product Innovation and Sustainability - Design for User-Product Interaction - Design Solution for Rural based Problems - Design Researches - Futuristic Conceptualization, Character Generation - Web/Game Design - Teaching / tools & equipment training PROJECTS (with Duration): - Design of a Rally car skin for a Dubai motor sport.(in progress) - Design a caravan for the movie stars of the decade.(in progress) - Aspen Design’s Water Conservation/Transportation project. (3 mths) - Design of Electrical Bicycle for Indian Postman. (3 mths) - Design of Quadracycle for Visitors of Botanical Garden. (6 mths) - Design of Branding, Decaling & Packaging of an Automatic Battery Charger. (3mths) - Design of Branding and Decaling for all Material Handling Equipments. (1day/eqpt.) - Design of Fresh Skin For Electric Buggy. (3 mths on new design, 9 mths on DFMA) - Design of Customized Electric Buggy for parade and celebrity ferry services. (3 mths) - Design Proposal for Next Generation Electric Tugger. (1 wk) - Design Proposal for Next Generation Electric Buggy. (1 wk) - Design Proposal for Next Generation Electric Golf Bike. (1 wk) - Design proposal for Electricity Generating Recumbent Exercise Bike. (1 wk) - An exhibition on MPFI Engine Fuel System Process and Functionality. (3 mths) PERSONAL PROFILE :- DOB : 29th March 1984 Nationality : Indian Present Address : Melbourne VIC 3000 Languages known : English, Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam, basic French & Arabic Hobbies : Sketching, painting, clay modeling, passionate about cars playing or making remote controlled cars/plane/boats, homemade trikes/quadracycles, scale model, match box model car collection and listening to music. Ambition : To be a successful designer, known for outstanding innovations. LINKEDIN LINK : http://www.linkedin.com/pub/arjun-jayendran/15/509/47a Thank you.