Elsa Nicol

Elsa Nicol

Resident Engineer at Caterpillar Product Design Department, Geometric Engineering SAS

Currently employed at Geometric Engineering SAS

Previous: INSA de Lyon, Mechanics Department, Octuor Yacinthes, Biomechanics & Human Modelling Laboratory, Lyon University, France, Dassault Aviation, Saint-Cloud, France


Previous: Institut National Des Sciences Appliquées



    An adaptable and enterprising Mechanical Engineering Project Manager with proven ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously. Excellent communication skills with experience in the challenging environment of contractor-customer collaboration. Enjoys working in a multi-national and multi-cultural environment. OBJECTIVE Seeking to a full-time position as a Project Manager, in a varied role with an element of business analysis, engineering and cross-functional communication.


Resident Engineer at Caterpillar Product Design Department

At Geometric Engineering SAS

From 2007 to Present
Responsibilities - Sole manager of all outsourced engineering projects: up to 28 projects per week. - Provide work for and lead a team of 15-20 engineers located in Romania - Guarantee customer satisfaction : schedule, budget, quality of the delivery material - Identify business opportunities,...
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President and founding member

At Octuor Yacinthes

- Logistics, concerts and musical events organization - Schedule Management, Team Management

Manager of a volunteer project for Blind and Low Vision People

At INSA de Lyon, Mechanics Department

- Book of specifications to meet the client’s demand - Writing of technical notice of tender - Selection of service providers

Master's Research Project

At Biomechanics & Human Modelling Laboratory, Lyon University, France

- Experimental data gathering during gait cycle: Motion Analysis System - Implementation of 3D kinematic and dynamic equations: Matlab 7.0 - Graphic analysis and discussion with regard to related works - Publication

R&D Engineer

At Dassault Aviation, Saint-Cloud, France

- Falcon 7X weight database management: Catia V5 & VPM - Analysis of suppliers weight reports. Corrective actions and training - Client and contractors relation management on weight matters - Technical and statistical tools for weight optimization


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