Aug 2013 - Present (7 years 9 months)
Dec 2012 - Jul 2013 (7 months)
Industrial/Product Design Intern
Jun 2011 - Aug 2011 (2 months)
Atlas Copco is a leading manufacturer of construction equipment, work tools and vehicles for construction and mining industries.
During my internship in Atlas Copco I worked as a part of Rocktec Industrial Design Competence Centre, which provides industrial design, interaction design and graphic design services for the entire Atlas Copco Group. My primary focus was concept design of construction and mining vehicles.
Industrial Design Tutor
Shenkar College of Engineering and Design
Jan 2009 - Aug 2010 (1 year 7 months)
Shenkar is an institute of higher education. Shenkar College of Engineering and Design was founded in 1970, with the goal of serving Israeli industry in all that relates to academic qualifications and R&D services for modern industries.
During my period of work in Shenkar I composed and led a 3D modeling course using Rhinoceros and taught 3D rendering and animation to Industrial Design students using 3DMax.
Mar 2007 - Aug 2010 (3 years 5 months)
I2D is a multi-disciplinary design firm, offering broad international experience coupled with a unique innovation process. I2D has worked on award winning design projects ranging from the Palm V, through polestar MRI, with clients such as AT&T, Dell, Pepsi, Samsung, Motorola,and Scitex.
I2D follows an innovation focused, research-based approach to product development that evolved through the design of hundreds of successful products. I2D's design process incorporates user observations, market trends, directed brainstorming and an iterative concept development process. Ideas are realized and visualized in sketches and numerous full size models to stimulate innovative thinking and better evaluate each concept.
During my period of work in I2D I was responsible for design process of several projects from concept to manufacturing.
My responsibilities included:
Qualitative research and analysis; concept sketching; producing visuals and product proposal presentations; CAD modeling for prototype and for production; liaising with model makers for prototype production; liaising with local and remote engineering specialists for tooling production, molding strategies, materials, finishes, graphics etc; part inspection prior to tooling release.
Junior Industrial Designer
Nov 2006 - May 2007 (6 months)
Designed and visualized concepts from sketch phase.
Worked for Chicco, Tiny Love, Stiga, Curver, Zag and others
Primary focus: products for children
Intern Industrial Designer
May 2006 - Oct 2006 (5 months)
The Whirlpool Corporation specializes in design and manufacturing of kitchen appliances and consumer goods.
During my internship I worked at Whirlpool Europe Design Lab based in Varese, Italy. I was part of a team in charge of visualizing and presenting new radical product concepts to focus groups of potential customers before these concepts are commercially realized.