Basic Info

Basant Higazy

5 years

Giza, Egypt

Master's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Mechanical Engineer - Value Engineer for Pitch and Yaw Drives’ Development Projects at Senvion SE / Kelly Services

Experience Details

Mechanical Engineer - Value Engineer for Pitch and Yaw Drives’ Development Projects

Engineering - Mechanical/Electrical, Project/Program Management, R&D/Science

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Costs and time were reduced through management of development projects for wind turbines' adjusting systems (pitch and yaw drives) from value engineering perspective

As Value Engineer
• Project management: Managing cost reduction process from just an idea to serial production maturity
• Development of innovative ideas for cost reduction of pitch and yaw drives along with the suppliers of the components and the development department
• Point of intersection between the suppliers and the development department
• Setting up technical verification and change request for technical drawings and documents
• Monitoring the correct documents in SAP
• Deadline management: Delivery deadline and certifications
• Exchanging information with stakeholders and involved parties

Secondary tasks:
• Estimating the optimum changing time for lubricants in wind turbines' adjusting systems (pitch and yaw drives) from their data analysis
• Data gathering using Citrix @ptitude Observer: Vibration data for wind turbines during prototype and 0-serial validation

Tools: MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-Power Point, MS-Outlook, Adobe Acrobat, SAP, Solid Works, Scada, Citrix @ptidude Observer, English, German


Company Details

Senvion SE / Kelly Services (multinational)

Germany

More than 1000 employees

Renewables and Environment , Manufacturing

https://www.senvion.com/gmbh/en/

Mar 2014 to Aug 2014 (5 months)
Head of Procurement at Wajhat for Advanced Architectural Products

Experience Details

Head of Procurement

Engineering - Mechanical/Electrical, Project/Program Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Costs were reduced by setting up the procurement department; i.e. through procurement management and strategy for construction projects’ supplies

As Head of Procurement
• Establishing a channel between procurement team, accounting department, factory production, project leaders and suppliers
• Looking for materials in national and international markets
• Conduct of negotiations with suppliers
• Attain optimum price / quality relationship
• Monitoring movement of materials in warehouse

As Production Engineer
• Programming of CNC machines
• Quality inspection for end products

Tools: MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-Outlook, Adobe Acrobat, English, Arabic


Company Details

Wajhat for Advanced Architectural Products (multinational)

Giza, Egypt

101-500 employees

Architectural and Design Services, Construction - Industrial Facilities and Infrastructure

N/A

Mar 2010 to Jun 2010 (3 months)
Technical Office Engineer at Promech for Product Development

Experience Details

Technical Office Engineer

Engineering - Mechanical/Electrical, Operations/Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Through search and negotiations with international tube-bending machines’ suppliers, a new spectrum was added to the company’s services

• Point of intersection between customers’ needs and suppliers’ products of tube bending machines and cutting tools
• Clarifying technical specifications for the required manufacturing machine
• Choosing the suitable tube bending machine / cutting tools for the customers.
• Discussion of technical requests with suppliers from Germany and Taiwan
• Request for quotation (RFQ) & delivery deadline
• Training for operating an NC tube-bending machine
• Representing the company in Mactech fair in Egypt

Tools: MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-Power Point, MS-Outlook, Adobe Acrobat, AutoCAD, English, Arabic, German


Company Details

Promech for Product Development

Giza, Egypt

N/A

Engineering Services

http://promech-eg.com/

Dec 2008 to Feb 2010 (1 year 2 months)
Mechanical Engineer - Planning Engineer at Arabic Organisation of Industrialization – Aircraft Factory

Experience Details

Mechanical Engineer - Planning Engineer

Manufacturing/Production, Engineering - Mechanical/Electrical

Entry Level

Production planning for the mechanical assembly phase of military aircraft, as well as monitoring and following up the implementation of this plan

• Creating a production plan using MS-Project
• Generating a materialist using Excel
• Request of reports from production engineers in workshops
• Monitoring and following up the production process in workshops

Tools: MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-Project, MS-Access, AutoCAD, Adobe Acrobat, English, Arabic


Company Details

Arabic Organisation of Industrialization – Aircraft Factory

Cairo, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Engineering Services, Manufacturing, Aerospace and Defense

http://www.aoi.com.eg/index.php?lang=en

Aug 2007 to Jan 2008 (5 months)
Mechanical Design Engineer at Helwan University, Technology & Development Center, Spare Parts & Equipment Unit

Experience Details

Mechanical Design Engineer

Engineering - Mechanical/Electrical, Analyst/Research, R&D/Science

Entry Level

Applying reverse engineering on spare parts of special-purpose-machines, based upon their function in the machine

• Dimensioning of the spare parts
• Identifying material and surface finish of the spare parts
• Creating technical drawings via AutoCAD
• Establishing bill of material (BOM)

Tools: MS-Word, AutoCAD, Adobe Acrobat, English, Arabic


Company Details

Helwan University, Technology & Development Center, Spare Parts & Equipment Unit

Giza, Egypt

N/A

Engineering Services, Engineering Services, Research

N/A

Nov 2005 to Jul 2007 (1 year 8 months)

Education

Master of Science in Wind Engineering

Education Details

Master of Science

Wind Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

University of Applied Science Kiel, Germany

Not specified

Master Thesis: • “Foundation o

Tools: MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-Power Point, Adobe Acrobat, Abaqus, Waveload, English, German.

University of Applied Science Kiel
2010 - 2012
College Diploma in Environmental Engineering

Education Details

College Diploma

Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Faculty of Engineering, helwan university, Egypt

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

Diploma Project: • "Application of Solar Energy in Streetlights using PIR Sensors" • A model is built to show the application of solar energy in street lighting with the help of PIR sensors.

• Tools: MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-Power Point, Adobe Acrobat, AutoCAD, English.

Faculty of Engineering, helwan university
2006 - 2008
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Education Details

Bachelor of Science

Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering

Faculty of Engineering, helwan university, Egypt

Not specified

Bachelor Project: • “Spare Parts Industry via Reverse Engineering.” • The application of Reverese Engineering method in re-manufacturing of a gear and a shaft from the gearbox of a turning machine.

• Tools: MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-Power Point, MS-Access, Adobe Acrobat, AutoCAD, Arabic, English.

Faculty of Engineering, helwan university
1998 - 2005
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

kawmeya language school

Egypt

1998

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

kawmeya language school
1998

Certifications

TOEFL
Aug 2009

Certificate details

TOEFL

Aug 2009

85 out of 120

N/A

N/A

ETS

Internet Based TOEFL (IBT)

Certificate details

Deutschkurs der Niveaustufe C2

Dec 2008

N/A

N/A

N/A

Goethe Institut - Kairo

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Managerial and Leadership Development for Engineers

Jan 2006

American University in Cairo (AUC)

N/A

Training/Course Details

Quality Management

Jun 2006

American University in Cairo (AUC)

N/A

Training/Course Details

German language course: Middle Level B2

Aug 2008

Goethe Institute – Bremen, Germany

Scholarship

Training/Course Details

German language: Basic Level A1 – High Level C2

Dec 2008

Goethe Institute – Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Training/Course Details

German Alumni Event - Jobs and Careers

Nov 2008

Deutsche Akademische Austauschdienst (DAAD)

N/A

Training/Course Details

Fundmentals of Solid Edge

Mar 2009

Cairo International Systems (CIS)

N/A

Training/Course Details

Training in operating NC Tube-Bending-Machine

Dec 2009

Promech for Product Development & SOCO Machinery Co., Ltd

The training was located in Suez, Egypt

Training/Course Details

SAP Basic Training for employees

Jun 2014

Senvion SE

N/A

Training/Course Details

SolidWorks 2014

May 2015

Alfatraining

N/A

Training/Course Details

Catia v5

Jul 2015

Alfatraining

N/A

Training/Course Details

Measurements and Certifications of Wind turbines

Apr 2011

GL Garrad Hassan GmbH, Wind Test Department in Kaiser-Wilhelm-Koog, Germany

Workshop to demonstrate on-site the important measurements that leads to the certification of wind turbines.

Training/Course Details

Design Methods & Tools for Product Development / Konstruktionssystematik & Produktentwicklung

Feb 2017

Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik (BIBA), Universität Bremen

Design to cost, Value Analysis, Variant and Change Management, FMEA, QFD, RPN

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Profile Skills and Keywords

AbaqusAdaptiveAerospace And DefenseArabicArchitectural And Design ServicesAutoCAD 2DBiotechCADCatiaCatia V5Construction - Industrial Facilities And InfrastructureCreativeDesignDesign Methods & Tools For Product Development / Konstruktionssystematik & ProduktentwicklungDetails-orientedDeutschkurs Der Niveaustufe C2Engineering ServicesEnglishEnvironmental EngineeringFlexibleFrenchFundmentals Of Solid EdgeGermanGerman Alumni Event - Jobs And CareersGerman Language Course: Middle Level B2German Language: Basic Level A1 High Level C2Head Of ProcurementListening To MusicMS-ProjectManagementManagerial And Leadership Development For EngineersManufacturingManufacturing EngineeringMeasurements And Certifications Of Wind TurbinesMechanical DesignMechanical Design EngineerMechanical Engineer - Planning EngineerMechanical Engineer - Value Engineer For Pitch And Yaw Drives Development ProjectsMechanical EngineeringMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft PowerPointMicrosoft WordOperationsOrganisationOrganizerPersistentPlaying GuitarProcurementProductionProduction EngineeringProduction PlanningProgram ManagementProjectProject ManagementPurchasingQuality ManagementR&DReadingRenewable EnergyRenewables And EnvironmentResearchRiding BicycleSAP Basic Training For EmployeesScienceSenvion SE / Kelly ServicesSolid EdgeSolidWorks 2014Supplier AuditSupplier ManagementSwimmingTOEFLTechnical DrawingTechnical Office EngineerTraining In Operating NC Tube-Bending-MachineValue EngineeringWajhat For Advanced Architectural ProductsWind EnergyWind EngineeringWind Pro

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

French

French

: Intermediate

: Beginner

: Intermediate

: Beginner

German

German

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Tools and Technologies

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy

: Advanced

: High

:

Less than 1 year

Project Management

Project Management

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Supplier Management

Supplier Management

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Procurement

Procurement

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Purchasing

Purchasing

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

AutoCAD 2D

AutoCAD 2D

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Value Engineering

Value Engineering

: Intermediate

: High

:

Less than 1 year

Design

Design

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Abaqus

Abaqus

: Intermediate

: Medium

:

Less than 1 year

Wind Engineering

Wind Engineering

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

Less than 1 year

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel

: Intermediate

: Medium

:

More than 7 years

MS-Project

MS-Project

: Beginner

: Medium

:

Less than 1 year

Wind Pro

Wind Pro

: Beginner

: Medium

:

Less than 1 year

Solid Edge

Solid Edge

: Beginner

: Medium

:

Less than 1 year

Catia

Catia

: Little knowledge

: Medium

:

Less than 1 year

Fields of Expertise

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Wind Energy

Wind Energy

: Advanced

: High

:

1-3 years

Procurement

Procurement

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Organisation

Organisation

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

Production Planning

Production Planning

: Advanced

: High

:

Less than 1 year

Supplier Audit

Supplier Audit

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

CAD

CAD

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Technical Drawing

Technical Drawing

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Mechanical Design

Mechanical Design

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Key Skills

Creative, Organizer, Flexible / Adaptive, Details-oriented, Persistent

Mechanical / Env. / Wind energy Engineer

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