Schmitt & Sohn - Elevadores Industrial | Product Designer
Assistant / Industrial
CHARLES O. JOB
Switzerland / Portugal
Industrial SAUBER - Hinwil Project - Branded Products March 2015 Concept development for future products. 2ndWest - Rapperswil Project - Voluma System March 2015 A new concept for the Redesign of the existing Voluma system. Project - Tur Mix March 2015 Product Analysis for a new Co e MAchine. Project - Streetopia April 2015 Street Lamp for an Austrian Client, that features CCTV and Wiﬁ. KEY ACHIVEMENTS Product Development for Sauber. Successfully submit concepts for products, to Swiss and international companies.
THE OPORTO COLLECTIVE
Self Employed / Industrial Designer
Along with an architect I embraced a fresh business concept, which meant to gather in a single o ce many artistic elds, such as architecture, graphic/product design and also Web design. My role as a Co-Founder was to seek potential clients, preparing design briefs and concepts, always understanding and addressing the client's needs. Ran projects from conception to completion, including the management of a few graphic and web design projects. KEY ACHIVEMENTS Managed all the projects from concept to fabrication. Responsible for all the production information, estimates, timing and supervision of the manufacturing process. Developed excellent communication skills on dealing with clients. Responsible for several key projects for AutoRibeiro, being the most relevant "Ambulance Control+", which was achieved by addressing the client and presenting the idea. It is currently a standard feature in their ambulances. PROFILONG - Construção Lda. Santo Tirso, Portugal
Industrial / Retail Designer
role as a Retail designer included store development for clients such as IKEA and Vista Alegre. I gained a great experience on approaching products in a strategic way, always considering quality and cost e ective manufacturing solutions. KEY ACHIVEMENTS Ability to work under pressure and on tight schedules. Became a hands-on designer, with greater organizational and time management skills. TECNORENOVADORA - Técnica Renovadora de Serralharia, Lda.