Product Design consultant
Jan 2017 - Present (4 years 9 months)
Concept Design | New Product Development | Design Strategy | Design Project management
Freelance Industrial Designer
Oct 2008 - Dec 2016 (8 years 2 months)
Worked as a contractor in different NPD projects for different companies/startups, working mainly in Concept Design, CAD modeling and Prototyping, in the development of new physical products (using the moniker "studionamic".
Senior Product Designer
Oct 2013 - Sep 2014 (11 months)
Main role in R&D | Industrial Design
> Responsible for Design Project Management and for the development of concepts for consumer and industrial robots.
> Successfully developed the outer shell for the MONARCH project, along with the necessary CAD model and packaging and ergonomic studies.
> Successfully developed a modular Robotic platform along with the CAD model & documentation.
> Responsible for prototyping; generation of CGI images and videos for marketing purposes.
EPI - Escola Profissional de Imagem
Sep 2010 - Nov 2013 (3 years 2 months)
> Responsible for teaching project methodology and the Design
process to students.
> Responsible for conducting tests and grading students.
> Responsible for guiding students in their internships.
Concept and 3D artist
Digital Unit, Lisboa.
May 2009 - Jun 2010 (1 year 1 month)
> Responsible for the development of character concepts.
> Responsible for Fluid Simulations for TV commercials.
> As team member participated in 3D modeling and texturing, rendering, matte painting, post production and video editing.
Jul 2005 - Mar 2007 (1 year 8 months)
> Successfully developed a full collection with 24 new products, along with the CAD models, documentation and prototypes.
> Designed and coordinated the construction of the exhibition stand at Light&Building 2006.
Nov 2004 - Jun 2005 (7 months)
Developed projects for clients, participation in design competitions, engaged in collaboration with other designers
Lisbon City Hall - Division of Projects and Studies
May 2004 - Nov 2004 (6 months)
> Worked as member of a team of landscape architects and urban planners.
> Developed solutions for specic urban spaces, small parks and amenities, i.e. street lighting, signaling structures and communication elements in the pavement for pedestrians.