Over six years of diverse experience in the automotive industry; worked in a number of departments within Jaguar Land Rover. Experienced system ownership for both hardware and software components, demonstrating a logical, structured approach to the life cycle of a product from design through to delivery. My positive attitude and resilience helps me embrace challenges, strive for excellence and continue to learn on a daily basis.
Languages: English, Japanese (conversational)
Programming Languages: C, Java
Software: JIRA, Confluence, Microsoft Office, MS Visio, MS Project, CANoe, CANalyzer, Reliasoft, Dassault Systemes products, IBM Rational products
Worked collaboratively with department leads to define future displays strategy, authored specifications and requirements to define the aligned strategy, before leading the sourcing for displays with new technology.
Took ownership for a number of switchgear components, managing multiple suppliers to deliver a diverse range of switchgear onto all vehicle lines.
Took ownership of localisation for infotainment; covering translations, keyboards and fonts, to deliver new features and customer feedback
Took ownership for a unique feature, taking it from initial implementation to an early adopter of over-the-air functionality.
Designed UI/UX for the new in-car infotainment system, working on multiple features
A month of shadowing and shell scripting.
1 week taster course in marine engineering
2 years (twice weekly) assisting children in an out of school work environment
Specialised in HMI design and Algorithmic Problem Solving
Final year project: Designing and developing an Android mobile application to facilitate and improve living in shared accommodation