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Professional Summary

Highly skilled Mold and Die Maker with an exceptional ability to produce and repair mechanical equipment with precision and high attention to detail.

Meticulous. Enthusiastic Toolmaker and Mold Maker who successfully applies vast knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.

Tool, Die and Mold Maker with 28 years of experience working with tooling like dies, progressive dies and plastic molds to the most important automotive industries in Brazil behind them FORD, VOLKSWAGEN, TOYOTA and GENERAL MOTORS and in America with Perko, Inc.
Creative professional with extensive project experience from concept to development.

  • Blueprint interpretation and assembly drawings.
  • Material handling expert
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Extremely quick learner
  • Numerical controls understanding
  • Set up and operate mills, lathers, grinders and EDM. 
  • Tooling : dies, progressive dies and plastic mold . Build new, diagnoses root cause and correct problems. Rework tooling and adjusting, as needed to develop piece parts to blue print specifications. 
Work History
Mold Maker and Tool Maker Level A 08/2016 to 02/2018
PERKO,INC 16490 N.W. 13 Ave., MIAMI, FL 33169

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  • Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics and computer-generated reports.
  • Investigated equipment failures to diagnose faulty operation and made appropriate maintenance recommendations.
  • Led project scheduling and budgeting to successfully and quickly complete engineering projects.
  • Specified system components and directed product modifications to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications.
  • Completed mechanical project design while providing technical solutions feedback.
  • Developed and tested models of alternate designs and processing methods to assess feasibility, operating condition effects, possible new applications and necessity of modification.
  • Developed and tested models of alternate designs and processing methods to assess feasibility, operating condition effects, possible new applications and necessity of modification.
  • Inspected and tested components, assemblies, and power tools.
  • Fabricated large and small parts per drawing and assembled parts as required.
  • Maintained a necessary level of communications between shifts.
Tool Designer 01/1992 to 12/1996
  • Self Employer - Sao Bernardo do Campo - SP - Brazil Four years of experience in identifying design requirements and developing solutions in tools.
  • Designed parts using injection molding techniques and assisted with the design of molds.
  • Built functional prototypes of products, components, and mechanisms.
  • Communicated with customers to meet design requirements for OEM products.
  • Read and Interpreted blueprints, technical drawings schematics, and computer-generated reports.
  • Provided technical engineering support and project management for the design, engineering and development of products.
Tool Maker 01/1994 to 01/2004
  • Qualyfer Industria e Comercio Ltda.
  • Sao Bernardo do Campo - Brazil Liaised between customers and manufacturing to design new product.
  • Adjusted alignment of drills, cutters, dies, guides, and holding devices.
  • Maintained necessary level of communications between shifts.
  • Trained staff of 10 direct labor employees to perform assembly and manufacture of product.
  • Developed methods to estimate the efficiency of biomass pretreatments.
  • Identified strategic business opportunities to advance technology through licensing and project development.
  • Led applicable mechanical design and integrity/reliability issues for static & rotating equipment.
Tool Maker Level 01/2004 to 12/2015
Tecnomatrizes Industria Metalurgica Ltda. - Avenida Guido Aliberti
  • Read and interpreted blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports.
  • Led project scheduling and budgeting to successfully and quickly complete engineering projects.
  • Operated hand tools, including trimming knives and rubber mallets.
  • Managed design and manufacturing teams to build proprietary process equipment within cost and time constraints.
  • Completed project mechanical design while providing technical solutions feedback.
  • Investigated equipment failures to diagnose faulty operation and made appropriate maintenance recommendations.
  • Created parts for various fabrication methods, including machining, sheet metal fabrication, and injection molding.
  • I developed many projects for large enterprises.
  • Please visit the websites below: (Auto Metal Brazil ) - PLASTIC Parts
High School Diploma: 1986 -
School SENAI "Almirante Tamandare" - Avenida Pereira Barreto, 456 - S.B.C.- Brazil Industrial Practices Certificate Mechanic Technician Course Industrial Practices Certificate:
High School Diploma: 1988 SENAI" Mario Amato Technical School - Rua Vitoria Medice Ramos, 330 - Sao Bernardo do Campo - SP - Brazil School "SENAI" MARIO AMATO is a Technical School where I learned about Plastic and Mold maker.
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Execution and Innovation focused with over 6 year of strategic and 10 years of technical leadership on software and tools development and quality assurance for Server, microprocessor and IP design resulting in high quality releases. *Proven track record of delivering multiple high quality software tools and stack and IPs on very aggressive schedule. Continuously took the long-pole of the project, learned, strategized and executed to turn things around. *Demonstrated strong leadership in strategic vision, planning and program management *Established track record of success in building strong teams. *Proven expertise in managing relationships with stakeholders and vendors. *Strong ability in identifying products that add value by increasing revenue and profit margins. *Track record of optimizing costs by product/process consolidation and removing operational inefficiencies *Strong ability to effectively sell both high-level vision as well as tactical specifications to diverse audiences with differing levels of technical proficiency *Experience of managing large teams of 60+ engineers across sites worldwide. *Over 10 years of technical experience in hardware design such IOs, PCIe, Core, DFX, HVM, Emulation, QPI and software tools development in C++, Java, PHP.
Additional Information
  • AWARDS and MISC: *Received multiple recognitions for leadership quality from Intel. *Recipient of Intel's Special Stock for outstanding contribution. *President of EE society during undergraduate. *Author of 3 technical papers in the area of EDA and verification. *Instructor for PHP programming course at Intel. *Won University Gold Medal for academics during undergraduate. *Socccer coach volunteer for Comp league for U8-U11 girls.
Work History
Director, Tool Architect, 01/2013 to Current
Intel Corporation
  • Architected the Software Infrastructure, Methodology and flow for the Verification of Hardware design.
  • Managed team of hardware and software engineers to execute and deliver hardware IP of PHY to 8 different projects in 3 year span.
Senior Manager, Tool Architect, 01/2009 to 01/2013
Intel Corporation
  • Responsible for pre-silicon validation activities on multiple Xeon® generations, including technical direction setting, planning, and execution from concept to product launch.
  • Responsible for Core, Uncore, QPI, PCIe, and DFX pre-silicon validation activities, Emulation, HVM testplan on multiple Xeon generations, including technical direction setting, planning, and execution from concept to product launch.
Manager, Tool Architect, 01/2001 to 01/2010
Intel Corporation
  • Hands on contributor for front end Validation Tools and Environment development, writing scripts in PHP and developing software in C, C++, Java, MySQL, Linux.
  • Wrote a Web based tool called "Triage" which was used by many Intel CPU product for managing failures.
  • 30K line of code.
  • PHP, Javascript, SQL, Apache.
  • Currently it is used by all Intel projects about 10K customers.
  • Lead the development of web based tool called "Rubi" which was used to manage compute resources within a project.
  • 15K line of code, PHP, JS, SQL.
  • Currently it is used by all Intel projects and about 10K customers.
  • Lead the development of web based tool called "Key Master" which was used for making automation to ensure everything which is committee to repo has gone through Quality assurance tests.
  • It is used by all Intel projects now.
  • Responsible for all technical direction setting, planning, and execution from concept to product launch.
  • Drove design convergence towards tape-out and decision maker for all design changes accepted into silicon.
  • Taught course in PHP and experienced in mentoring and developing technical leaders.
Hardware Engineer, 01/2001 to 01/2005
Intel Corporation
Validation (Quality Assurance) Engineer CAD Tool and Software Developer, 01/1997 to 01/2001
CPU Core Clusters
  • Developed EDA software in C, C++ which were used in Hardware design.
Software Engineer, Tata Consultancy Service
  • Worked on automation of various company and industry by creating accounting software.
  • Trained in software coding practice.
  • C++, Unix, Oracle, SQL.
M.S: Computer Engineering, University of Cincinnati -
Computer Engineering
M.S: Integrated Electronics and Circuits, IIT Delhi - new Delhi
Integrated Electronics and Circuits
B.S: IET -
Electrical Engineering
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Machinist with leadership skills and talent in motivating and helping teams achieve business goals and objectives.
  • hold tolerances to +/- .001 on manual lathe 
  • operate surface grinder
  • hold tight tolerances on manual milling machine
  • Fine motor skills
  • accurately read blueprints
  • ​part layout
  • Tapping and milling
  • Vertical boring machine operation
  • Problem solving
finished second out of 25 in machine shop classes.
Efficiently machined small and large parts to tolerances of >0005 or less.
August 2016
Timken bearings gaffney, sc roller grind operate two lines that manufacture roller bearings, and are held to very precise tolerances. Measured instruments to verify compliance with precise specifications.Dismantled and inspected components and adjusted and repaired them as necessary.Calculated and set controls to regulate machining factors like part speed, feed, coolant flow, depth and angle of cut and clamping methods.Made appropriate offset corrections for tool wear, broken tools and casting variations.Gauged and maintained tolerances on grinding diameters, depths, squareness and parallelism.
April 2015
August 2016
sc tool spartanburg, sc manual tool and cutter grinder resurfaced round and straight broaches, manufactured cutting tools to blueprint specifications, operated Anca cnc to manufacture carbide cutting tools
March 2014
April 2015
rainbow collision duncan, sc paint prepare any surface for refinishing and refinish panels to meet insurance standards
August 2009
May 2014
herndon chevrolet lexington, sc a tech preformed all maintenance and minor or major repairs from brake jobs to to engine replacement differential set up and anything in between
September 2007
August 2009
quality automotive saluda, sc manager ran office and managed employees of an independent automotive repair shop
June 2003
August 2007
benson bodyshop greer, sc painter started as pain prep and moved to painter. prepared automobiles for refinishing to meet or exceed insurance regulations.
January 2002
June 2003
aamco tool and die lyman, sc co opt tool maker Measured, marked and indicated proper dimensions and reference points on materials and work pieces for future reference. Calculated and set controls to regulate machining factors like part speed, feed, coolant flow, depth and angle of cut and clamping methods. Selected appropriate speeds and feeds according to type of metal and finish specifications.
Rd anderson duncan, sc, usa machine tool school years 2000-2003 took machine tool 1 and 2 at rd anderson applied technology center
spartanburg tech spartanburg, sc, usa Associate of Applied Science: machine tool machine tool 121 and 122 dual enrollment cedits 
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I am seeking a position of employment that enables me to share my love of people and utilize my excellent administrative skills. I am a collaborative team-player and my object is to further develop my management skills. I am a friendly, trustworthy, motivated and skilled asset to the workplace.
I am returning to the workplace having spent the past five years focusing on being a home-maker, wife and mum to three children. I plan to enter a new phase of my working life, where I can combine the experience I gained prior to becoming a mother with the personal growth achieved through the demands of parenting. I strongly believe that my recent experience in raising children and managing the home have provided skills which will benefit me and a future employer in a workplace environment.
Community Service

Volunteer Classroom Assistant, Issaquah Valley Elementary, 2015 to present

Reading with children, providing clerical/administrative support to teachers

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Volunteer Child Care, Living Hope Bible Church, 2015 to present

Provide childcare for Sunday nursery, also part of the cleaning team

(Background check completed)
04/2004 to 07/2012
Information Officer Foundation for Community Dance Leicester, UK

With this national organization for the development of dance in the community, which provides support, guidance and professional training for dance organizations and independent dance practitioners, I was responsible for communicating information to our members and the public through a central web presence (, and physical and online newsletters.


Responsibilities and Skills:


  • Creating website content: information about community dance; dance and Parkinson's, dance and disability, dance for older people, dance for health and well-being
  • Updating and maintaining databases regarding community dance related further and higher education courses, jobs, professional development, funding, and news
  • Ensure clear and precise communication by FCD with the public, including proof reading to ensure the knowledge and use of clear and simple language by all members of staff
  • High level computer skills, including website content management application

08/2003 to 04/2004
Technical Support, Digital Photo Maker Jessops Leicester, UK

My role for this photographic retail company consisted of technical support for stores providing the DPM kiosk (an instore photo printer). Remote access to the kiosks enabled direct handling of software issues and problem solving with the stores via telephone to resolve other issues.  

Responsibilities and Skills:

  • Provide support to store staff to enable a continuous service to the customer
  • Use of online software to view DPM kiosks remotely and resolve problems
  • Clear verbal communication, especially over the phone
  • High level computer skill, knowledge of remote access software
05/2002 to 08/2003
Dance Teacher Self-Employed Leicester, UK

Creation, planning and delivery of dance workshops and classes, both independently and in collaboration with other dance professionals  


Responsibilities and Skills:

  • Organization, planning and communication
  • Working with children of all abilities, including those with learning disabilities
  • Use of various stimulus for choreography – historical houses, indoor and outdoor performance spaces, implementing the children's ideas and dance moves into the choreography 
Education and Training
Bachelor of Arts: Contemporary Dance De Montfort University Leicester UK

Result: 2:1 Honors Degree

Three-year full-time study of one subject, equivalent to US College education

Bullers Wood Girls School Chislehurst, Kent, UK
Two-years full-time study of two subjects, equivalent to US High school education
Results: Grade A in Dance, Grade D in Design Technology
I enjoy a wide variety of activities in my personal time including dancing, knitting, mountain-biking, participating in church life, reading, snowboarding and watching live theatre.