From marketing, empathic and ethnography design skills, through concept brainstorming and visual presentation of product and brand identity with excellent communication and presentation skills. Nathan is highly competent in 3D solid modelling and 2D graphic presentation packages for the full product design process through product prototyping, technical drawings, manufacturing, costing and tooling management.

Work Samples

  • Home Security and Home Automation System

  • Outdoor Toy - Rapid Prototyping Model

  • Trailer Landing Leg

Work History

  • Mechanical Design Engineer

    • G4S Monitoring Technologies Ltd
    • Aug 2012 - Present (2 years 2 months)

    Development and Manufacture of New Products for the international Electronic Monitoring of Offenders market.

  • Senior Industrial Design Engineer

    • SURE Technology
    • Nov 2008 - Aug 2012 (3 years 9 months)

    Project management and business development centred around the NPI and development of high security products for the Police, MOD, business commercial and domestic markets in conjunction with Home Office affiliation.

  • Project Assistant/Researcher

    • Design Unit - De Montfort University
    • Jul 2008 - Nov 2008 (4 months)

    Employed by my lecturer for an interim period after my undergrad degree.

  • Design Engineer

    • Godwin Pumps Ltd (Now Xylem Inc.)
    • Aug 2006 - Aug 2007 (1 year)

    Industrial Work Placement as part of my Undergraduate Industrial Design Engineering degree.

    Project Managing, New Product Design, Project Development and Lean processes for product development and manufacturing techniques within the design and manufacture of high performance valves and pumps for the Building, Mining, Drilling, Farming and Flood Defence Markets.

Education

  • De Montfort University

    • MSc, Distinction First Class Industrial Design Engineering
    • 2009 - 2011

    Part Time independent study MSc at De Montfort University in Leicester, UK.

  • De Montfort University

    • First Class BSc (Hons) Industrial Design Engineering
    • 2004 - 2008

Specialties

Affiliations

Accredited by Institute of Engineering Designers

Awards

MSc Industrial Design Engineering Distinction BSc (Hons) Industrial Design First Class Honours Degree.

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