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I am a Computer Aided Industrial Designer using ALIAS (Autodesk). I am capable of creating 3D geometry for anything from concept to production (art to part). I own a seat of ALIAS for design projects either long term, short term, contract or direct hire.

I have over 15 years of experience in the design field ranging from Tier 1 supplier design studios to OEM design studios (GM, FORD, NISSAN, etc).

I have a background in Fine Art from the University of Michigan and am quite capable of visualizing 3 dimensionally as well as communicating through sketch.

I am collaborative and inclusive in my approach to working as a team member. I believe this is very beneficial when working in a design studio environment.

I am involved in mentoring within the design circle and have instructed (as an ALIAS Application Engineer) many individuals from numerous design studios.

I am interested in Automotive Design, Medical (device) Design, Consumer Product Design, etc. I believe that my skillset and level of professionalism would prove to be an asset to any design studio and organization.

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Computer Aided Industrial Designer Fenton, MI
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R. Wolfgang Zientek
1100 Dauner Road
Fenton, Michigan 48430
Phone (810)-714-5570

10/01-Present 3D Digital Sculpting and Modeling at Zin Tech Design Services, Fenton, Michigan
Provides design support for: automotive, medical, and consumer product
Provides digital modeling, 3D sculpting, surfacing
Provides Class A1 surface for production (from sketch or scan)
Provides styling or theme surface for prototype (SLA, etc)
Provides model rendering services
Provides images for corporate presentation and promo
Provides animation services
Releases projects for production or prototype in a timely manner
Adheres to all required OEM engineering criteria and standards
Releases surface models of quality and craftsmanship meeting all OEM standards
Works on a collaborative and inclusive team oriented basis
Committed to customer satisfaction
Design support on a project to project basis
Design support in-house fulltime available
Provides project management and design related timelines
Assists in Engineering
Provides design support for corporate client base (automotive, medical, and consumer product industries)

08/05-10/08 LEAD ALIAS Designer JCI, General Motors Accessory Design Studio, Auburn Hills, Michigan
Assisted in managing Design studio and design team
Performed as an ALIAS mentor and instructor within the GMADS Studio
Lead design reviews for GM Design Chief and Suppliers
Assisted management in verifying design studio data surface quality (surface analysis)
Created Class A1 surface for prototype and production (both Int/Ext plastics)
Created 3D geometry for Interior and Exterior (plastic or sheet metal)
Created Styling and Class A1 surface from sketch, scan, legacy data
Created Class A1 and or styling models for SEMA/concept vehicles
Created life-like rendered images of completed components
Created data for SLA prototype components
Created SLA via Dimension SST (via MAGICS and Catalyst software
University of Michigan
Mott Community College
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Wolfgang Zientek is located in Fenton, MI and has the following skills: Computer Aided Industrial Designer
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Computer Aided Industrial Designer

Category: Engineering
Creating 3D geometry for concept and production utilizing the most cutting edge software availble. Creating 3D geometry at a high level of quality and craftsmanship meeting and exceeding OEM standards of practice.
Relevant Education / Credentials
ALIAS Design 1,2, and 3 (cert) ALIAS Animation 1,2, and 3 (cert) ALIAS Master Classes: Design, Rendering, and Animation Batavia School of Autobody Drafting and Design (cert) Lewis and Hanke School of Autobody Drafting and Design (cert) CGS certificate courses SurfSeg certificate courses
Years Experience: 18