Joachim Agou

Mechanical Aerospace Engineer | Systems Integration | Project Engineering | Project Management

Experienced mechanical aerospace engineer with a combined 10+ years of dedication and proven ability in project engineering, prototype design/development, systems integration, quality assurance, and manufacturing methodologies. Throughout my various positions and projects in Aerospace and Energy industry, I always had pleasure forming trust-based relationships, solving complex customer problems, and leading teams to achieve challenging goals. My guiding principles are simple: work hard, lead by example and deliver a positive impact on every professional and personal engagement.


EXPERIENCE

Gas Turbine Applications Engineer (Systems Integrator)

MDS Aero Support Corporation | Ottawa (ON), Canada | December 2013 — Present

Combustion & Pollutant Emissions Engineer - Aerothermal (intern)

Siemens Canada (formerly Rolls-Royce Canada), Research and Technology | Montreal (QC), Canada | January 2013 — August 2013

Research & Teaching Assistant with Dr. Alain De Champlain

Combustion Research Laboratory at Laval University | Quebec City (QC), Canada | January 2011 — December 2012

Independent Study in Mechanical Engineering with Dr. Razvan Rusovici

Florida Institute of Technology | Melbourne (FL), USA | January 2010 — June 2010

Formula SAE Series with Stephanie Hopper and Dr. Youngsik Choi

Florida Tech Motorsports (FIT) | Melbourne (FL) & Michigan International Speedway (MI), USA | November 2008 — May 2009

Service Engineer (intern)

Prestige Dentaire | Nice, France | June — July 2006

Military Experience (volunteer): Sar El Program

Tsahal, Israeli Army Training Program | Hatzerim Air Force Base, Israel | July — August 2005


SKILLS & ABILITIES


EDUCATION

Laval University

Master of Science (M.S.), Mechanical Engineering with Experimental Thesis. (ABD) | December 2013 | Quebec City (QC), Canada

Carleton University

Summer Program, Mechanical Engineering | Summer 2012 | Ottawa (ON), Canada

Florida Institute of Technology

Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (transfer student) | May 2010 | Melbourne (FL), USA

SKEMA Business School (formerly Euro-American Institute of Technology)

Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (transfer student) | January 2007 | Sophia Antipolis, France

Florida Institute of Technology and SKEMA Business School were part of a dual-degree program, and thus share a common graduation project.

Lycée Général et Technologique Les Eucalyptus

High school, Baccalauréat Science Stream (S) | June 2004 |Nice, France


PUBLICATIONS / CONFERENCE PAPERS


CERTIFICATIONS & TRAININGS


AWARDS

Engineering & Science Student Design Showcase

April 2009 Melbourne, FL


GROUPS & ASSOCIATIONS


INTERESTS

Soccer, Karate (purple belt), Windsurfing (purple sail), Wakeboarding, Cycling, Skiing.

Cinema, Music (DJ), Photography & Graphic Design, Traveling, High-Tech, Innovation.


REFERENCES

John Perrin
Manager of nxDAS group
MDS Aero Support Corporation, Suite 200, 1220 Old Innes Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1B 3V3, Canada
Phone: +1 (613) 744-5794 x2358
E-mail: john.perrin@mdsaero.com

Qing Li
Software Specialist, Manager of Applications group
MDS Aero Support Corporation, Suite 200, 1220 Old Innes Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1B 3V3, Canada
Phone: +1 (613) 744-5794 x2284
E-mail: qing.li@mdsaero.com

Christian Bourgeois
Director of Measurement Engineering
MDS Aero Support Corporation, Suite 200, 1220 Old Innes Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1B 3V3, Canada
Phone: +1 (613) 744-5794 x2233
E-mail: christian.bourgeois@mdsaero.com

Dr. Alain de Champlain
Director & Professor, Head of Combustion Research Laboratory.
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Laval University, 1065 Avenue de la Médecine, Quebec City, Quebec, G1V 0A6, Canada
Phone: +1 (438) 656-2131 x2198
E-mail: alain.dechamplain@gmc.ulaval.ca

Bernard Paquet
Research Engineer, Supervisor of Combustion Research Laboratory.
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Laval University, 1065 Avenue de la Médecine, Quebec City, Quebec, G1V 0A6, Canada
Phone: +1 (438) 656-2131 x6809
E-mail: bernard.paquet@gmc.ulaval.ca

Dr. Robert Gordon
Combustion Specialist, Team Leader of Research & Technology division.
Rolls-Royce Canada, 9500 Côte de Liesse, Montreal, Quebec, H8T 1A2, Canada
Phone: +1 (514) 636-0964 x7316
E-mail: robert.gordon2@rolls-royce.com

Dr. Yan Grasselli
Academic Head of Bachelor programs and Head of the Environmental and Marine Sciences Bachelor department.
SKEMA Business School, 60 rue Dostoïevski, 06902 Sophia Antipolis, France
Phone: +33 (0) 4 93 95 44 03
E-mail: yan.grasselli@skema.edu

Personal references available upon request.

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updated February 2019 Joachim Agou