Gururaj

Experience Senior Program manager
34 years oldMechanical design and manufacturingCome from IndiaLiving in Shenzhen
Language: English
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Senior Program Manager with 12+ of experience in new product design & development with in-depth project managing skill. Bringing experience in implementing strategies to achieve project objectives; deliver to commitment, monitor, and control projects according to plan. Thorough understanding of program life cycle, procurement, and acquisition regulations.

Senior Program Manager
CT Automotive UK PVT LTD
Jun 2022 - Now(2 months)

ofile Summary: - Responsible for overall scope start from design concept with development of robust product include Cost Management and Program Readiness in time. In additional Direct and manage a team of Project Managers and Project Engineers ensuring project requirements are fulfilled while adhering to maintaining Scope. Prime Response towards all aspects of program management including prototypes, preproduction samples, production start-up, customer launch, and monitoring overall program throughout production. Owning the program management through complete product lifecycle, including all engineering changes to the specific program. Substantial experience of collaborating OEMs/ suppliers from varied countries & cultures – like China, Japan, India, Europe, British, Australia & American, & Working Experience in Japan, Asian pacific, Europe. Rich exposure in Automotive Tier 1 interior component development begins with initial RFQ (PMS Phase 1/2) from Product concept design to Production (PMS- Phase5) & Hand on exposure on product design in line with Primary tools (Molding), Secondary tools (equipment &Fixtures)development, Complete program Timing Plan, and budget then execution with monitoring from initial Engineering Design Concept, Process Development for plastic automotive interiors, working experience module like Instrument panel, Door panel & Trims, Center console, Air vent & Ducts & Worked directly with OEMs like Daimler AG, Nissan, Fiat, Isuzu, VW group & Ford. Managed program budget of $15M+ and ensure company obtains the best possible pricing; determine and minimize risk in buyout processes, reducing costs by 15% annually. Generated and implemented cost savings ideas, include to reduce Injection tool overall manufacturing cost & Assembly. Cost with eliminated additional assembly steps with Performing concurrent engineering / design reviews and analysis to assure manufacturability of product & Identify product design improvements early in the design phase to facilitate manufacturable products with the desired speed to market for manufacturing. Rich exposure to Identify improvements early phase to facilitate manufacturable/ commercialize / Engineering point of view with targeting to develop & delivered robust tools with managing & guiding internal as well as external team include suppliers. Rich expertise in manufacturing process such as Injection Molding, Blow molding, Die casting, Welding technology, Thermoforming, Covering technology, Painting Technology, Chroming. Rich Working experience on preparing complete DVP &PV plan, Considering Technical requirements & Quotation. Validated validation plan with virtual validation (CAE) & with help of prototype to guarantee that successful PV & also validated supporting process capability (CPK) study. Good Hands-on review & approve complete BOM, Jira, Operations & plant documents, Tooling DFMs, FMEA, CAR verification, Develop DV/PV plan, virtual validation (CAE), Assembly line set with optimizing theory, logistic flow with inventory management. Thorough understanding of regulation like AIS, FMVSS, ECE, EURONCAP. Expertise’s on CATIA, UGNX, Teamcenter & Rich knowledge and experience of GD&T with supporting tolerance stack-up analysis and Dimensional Variation Analysis (DVA) & successfully customized & developed new cad methodology for FIAT as well as Daimler. Worked Passenger segment Cars (A/B/C/D/E/F/J/M/S): - Ford Ranger Air-vent, Amarok Air-vent, Skoda ENYAQ iV, Instrument Panel Bentley flying spur Air vent, Fiat Toro Centre Console, Daimler X-class Door Panel, Daimler S class Centre Console/IP. PrepareKPIreportsforteammemberstomonitorperformance.Riskanalysisand mitigationplanning. Contribute and share knowledge to support the development of team members. Motivate CFT members to achieve perceivedqualityandtoimplementlean manufacturingtechniques. Industry standards ISO/TS 16949 & VDA 6.3 standards. Academic Details Organization

Program Manager
CT Automotive UK PVT LTD
Apr 2017 - Jun 2022(5 years)

Experience Project manager for Automotive parts

Lead Engineer
Faurecia Interior System
Feb 2012 - Mar 2017(5 years)

Lead Design & Development Engineer

Production engineer
Precision Camshaft
Jun 2011 - Mar 2012(9 months)

Production Engineer

IIM
, Executive Senior Program Management
Nov 2021 - Nov 2022(a year)

IIM-C

SRTMU
, Mechanical Engineering
Aug 2008 - Aug 2011(3 years)

Grade A- Mechanical Engineering

MSBTE Mumbai
, Diploma Mechanical Engineering
Jul 2004 - Jan 2008(4 years)

Mechanical Engineering