Jean Marc Fontaine

  • jeanmarcfontaine23@gmail.com
Jean Marc Fontaine

Additive manufacturing engineer

Summary

Highly motivated mechanical and materials engineer, I wish to work as a project leader in the 3D printing technologies industry. I am willing to be a strong source of suggestion for both projects and team benefits. My work experience demonstrates my ability to juggle multiple projects and work well in team.

Work History

Work History
Sep 2012 - Jul 2015

Additive maunfacturing apprentice engineer

Advanced Additive Application- 3A, start up specialized in 3D printing titanium alloy parts –

Additive manufacturing project manager (2014 - 2015):

Managed projects and conducted lead generation for aeronautics and medical fields, worked with high-profile clients including Dassault aviation, Safran and Airbus.

  • Ensured project management to satisfy customer in terms of quality, costs and delays by proactivity and risks control.
  • Adapted and optimized the parts designs to benefit additive manufacturing with Electron Beam Melting technology, up to 50% weight gain on part with topological optimization.
  • Managed the subcontracting specifications, maintained respect of deadlines and negotiated best prices; developed post-processing for additive manufactured parts for surface, thermal and chemical treatments.
  • Organized full supply chain flows from re-order point to final delivery in accordance with customer’s requirements.

Equipment qualification project manager (2015):

  • Created and managed a new equipment qualification process for Electron Beam Melting (EBM) machines, improved work efficiency by 50% and reduce new machine qualification budget by 30%.
  • Built and defined fully detailed functional specifications for purchasing of a new EBM machine (1M€).
  • Defined the installation, operational, performance and maintenance qualification procedures for EBM machines.
  • Conducted and validated the operational and performance qualification of EBM machines, machine and process capability Cmk/Cpk>1,33.

Production process pilot (2012-2013):

  • Ensured production planning, input, output and control activities for production process.
  • Guarantied the Quality Management System for the production in ISO 9001, ISO 9100 and ISO 13485 workframe.
  • Process improvement: set and approved new part design strategies for EBM technologies to optimize production efficiency
  • Cross-functional management: communicated and collaborated in synergy with the board of directors, Quality department, marketing department to optimize processes and project management efficiencies.
Jan 2012 - Aug 2012

Asia Operation Director Assistant

ITBC- Boyriven Group

Boyriven group, manufacturer and distributor of industrial vehicles parts - Shanghai, China 2012 / 2014

Asia Operation Director Assistant, supported new product development and launched production to meet customer’s specifications.

Quality process manager:

  • Optimized production and quality of parts for forging, casting, bending and CNC machining.
  • Improved existing quality process and trained quality controller to European standards.
  • Benchmarking quality development, probated products to European quality standards.

Business development:

  • Analyzed and targeted new market opportunities in Asia/Oceania, business database with key players and products.
  • Sourced subcontractors for development of new products with 3D prototyping in China.
  • Decreased lead times for design and production of new designs, shorter time-to-market of new products.

Education

Education
Sep 2012 - Jul 2015

Master of science in engineering

University of Technology of Troyes- UTT

Major in Mechanics and materials

Minor in project management new product development

International program in Mexico, studied one semester in University TEC de Monterrey.

Skills

Skills

Languages

French (native speaker)/ English (business fluent)/ Spanish (medium)/ Chinese (basic)

Computer

MS Office, MS project, Solid Works, Catia V5, Pro Engineer, Magics and Netfab, Forge, Abaqus.

Engineering

Level 1&2 User certification for the Arcam EBM machine (Electron Beam Melting).

Sports

Rugby (scrum-half, 2010-2012), Cycling and hiking.