This is Bea ,

Art enthusiast, open-source believer and workshop camper, Bea is a human-centered designer with strong leadership and strategy direction abilities. Skilled in Service Design and User Research as well as Product Prototyping for concept exploration, she is highly motivated to learn and iterate to get to valuable solutions for clients through team efforts.

Prototyping with Arduino, creating 3-D printed models and sketching once and once again, Bea believes in the value of perseverance and collaboration to obtain well rounded products. Currently studying a Masters degree in Engineering Design at Northwestern University , Bea focuses her education and projects in Design Strategy, Product Design and User Experience through insightful research and teamwork.

 
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These are some of the teams I’ve had the pleasure to design with, to know more about my projects please visit the portfolio section

These are some of the teams I’ve had the pleasure to design with, to know more about my projects please visit the portfolio section


For a PDF version of my CV, please click here:


ACADEMIC

MS ENGINEERING DESIGN INNOVATION

Northwestern University , graduating fall 2019, 4.0

AUG 2018- DEC 2019

BACHELOR DEGREE IN MECHANICAL AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING 

Universidad Iberoamericana de la Ciudad de México, 3.7

AUG 2012-DEC 2016

DESIGN AND FINE ARTS PROGRAM

School of Visual Arts, New York.

  SUMMER 2012                           

 

          

 


PROFESSIONAL

DESIGN MANAGER | NAUTIKOS 

Led a team through the development of a user-focused strategy for a yacht co-owning service app.Delivered an integrated branding, UX, front-end and operational strategy.

APR 2017 - JUN 2018

ENGINEERING HUB SOCIAL SERVICE ASSOCIATE | NATIONAL CENTER FOR THE ARTS  

Focused on Rapid Prototyping and installation art development. Worked alongside artists from concept ideation and presented final manufacturing options to support their ideas, proposing viable electro-mechanical arrangements.

AUG 2015 - OCT 2016

AFTER-SALES INTERN | BMW LATIN AMERICA

Worked on Latin American market oil orders strategy and SAP inventory                                                                                                                                        JAN 2016 - APR 2016


CERTIFICATES AND AWARDS

FULBRIGHT SCHOLARSHIP GRANTEE

COMEXUS García-Robles Master's degree grant

AUG 2018- DEC 2019

DESIGN AND FINE ARTS PROGRAM-                         School of Visual Arts, New York.

                                                     SUMMER 2012 

GULF COAST UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM  

Speaker, Rice University

NOV 2017

ART GCSE

New Hall School, Chelmsford Essex. Coursework and examination, grade obtained:A                                                         MAY 2008 


LANGUAGES

ENGLISH -

IELTS : 8.5 of 9.0

GERMAN - 

Attending A1

SPANISH -                                                                              Mother Language

FRENCH - 

Fair                        


DESIGN AND LEADERSHIP SKILLS

 

PROTOTYPING SKILLS

Design Strategy

Design Research

Service Design

Product Design

Interaction Design

Prototyping (Hi+Lo Fi)

Visual Design

Adobe Suite

 

ARDUINO - Electronic prototyping and automation.

AUTODESK INVENTOR - CAD prototyping and analysis.

ANSYS - Thermodynamic, fluid and static analysis

Desire to learn

Critical Thinking

Task Management

Teamwork facilitation

Visual Communication

Storytelling

Visual meeting notetaking

Design culture leadership

 

SOLID WORKS- CAD prototyping and analysis.

SIEMENS NX- CAD prototyping and analysis.

ADOBE SUITE - digital graphic design.

MS OFFICE- Programming 


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