Nicolas FRANCOIS

Nicolas FRANCOIS

Tender and Project Improvement Plan Manager, Faiveley Transport
 

Currently employed at Faiveley Transport, Faiveley Metro Technology Shanghai

Previous: Faiveley Transport, Faiveley Transport Far East, Hong Kong, Citel 2Cp, Citel Shanghai, Citel 2 CP

 

Previous: Beijing Jiaotong University, ESTACA, Ecole Supérieure Technique Aer Auto, Lycée Du Hainault, Lycée Du Hainaut, Lycée Frederic Ozanam

 

    Summary

    - 13 years management experience in Engineering, Manufacturing Process and Production - Strong analytical reasoning and problem-solving skills - Solid organizational, planning - Independent and hands-on ability to take on responsibility - Good proficiency in oral and written English

Experiences

 

Tender and Project Improvement Plan Manager

At Faiveley Transport

From April 2014 to Present
- Participation in the technical offer for new project ; - Determination of Manufacturing Cost & Centralize tender cost - R&D Project Manager - Coordination with PM to assure the project scope is in line with tender definition - Propose, follow and coordinate improvement plan with the main...
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Tender and Project Improvement Plan Manager

At Faiveley Transport

From April 2014 to Present
- Participation in the technical offer for new project ; - Determination of Manufacturing Cost & Centralize tender cost - R&D Project Manager - Coordination with PM to assure the project scope is in line with tender definition - Propose, follow and coordinate improvement plan with the main...
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Industrial Manager

At Faiveley Metro Technology Shanghai

From 2004 to Present
- Technical manager to set up new plant in Shanghai - Lead Sourcing activity - Set up design and R&D office - Implement Product Engineering - Direct Manufacturing Engineering team - Act as Technical authority in deviation acceptance - In charge of oversea supplier development - Responsible...
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Industrial Manager

At Faiveley Transport

From July 2009 to March 2014
- Implement and Direct Product/ Prototype and testing * Packing Engineering department - Direct Manufacturing Engineering team - In charge of oversea supplier development - Responsible for Project TMC estimation and appraisal preparation * Coach / support Project Manager ; * Technical...
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Industrial Manager

At Faiveley Transport

From July 2009 to March 2014
- Implement and Direct Product/ Prototype and testing * Packing Engineering department - Direct Manufacturing Engineering team - In charge of oversea supplier development - Responsible for Project TMC estimation and appraisal preparation * Coach / support Project Manager ; * Technical...
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Engineering Manager

At Faiveley Transport

From July 2007 to June 2009
- Set up Design and R&D office ; - Support sourcing and quality activity ; - Selection of the supplier ; - In charge of local Method Achievements: - Localization of casting material - Standardize and streamline design to cut cost - Direct new design development, 25% cost saved - ...
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Engineering Manager

At Faiveley Transport

From July 2007 to June 2009
- Set up Design and R&D office ; - Support sourcing and quality activity ; - Selection of the supplier ; - In charge of local Method Achievements: - Localization of casting material - Standardize and streamline design to cut cost - Direct new design development, 25% cost saved - ...
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Localization Manager

At Faiveley Transport

From November 2004 to June 2006
- Lead sourcing activity ; - Technical Manager to set the Shanghai Plant (In charge of local design, method) - Support quality department, act as technical authority in deviation acceptance - Industrial leader for China group purchasing platform Achievements: - Define localization...
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Localization Manager

At Faiveley Transport

From November 2004 to June 2006
- Lead sourcing activity ; - Technical Manager to set the Shanghai Plant (In charge of local design, method) - Support quality department, act as technical authority in deviation acceptance - Industrial leader for China group purchasing platform Achievements: - Define localization...
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Mechanical Project Manager

At Faiveley Transport

From September 2003 to November 2004
- Control sub contractor design, provide technical solutions and follow manufacturing. (Chinese and Thailand supplier) - Interface between design office and our client - Study the localization and production feasibility in China. - Supervise installation of Shanghai line 1 Project...
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Mechanical Project Manager

At Faiveley Transport

From September 2003 to November 2004
- Control sub contractor design, provide technical solutions and follow manufacturing. (Chinese and Thailand supplier) - Interface between design office and our client - Study the localization and production feasibility in China. - Supervise installation of Shanghai line 1 Project...
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Mechanical Project Manager

At Faiveley Transport Far East, Hong Kong

From 2003 to 2004
- Control sub contractor design adaptation and provide technical solutions. - Study the production feasibility in China. Project Achievements: - Shanghai: line 4, line 1, - Guangzhou: line 3, line 1, - Hong Kong Disney Line
 

Production Manager

At Citel 2Cp

From September 2002 to June 2003
- Set up and direct a new production line - Overvoltage Device - Carry our technical test for R&D in coordination with team based in France. - Set up a new production line - Overvoltage Device - Train and Direct the production team Achievements: - Successful set up of the new product line...
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Production Manager

At Citel 2Cp

From September 2002 to June 2003
- Set up and direct a new production line - Overvoltage Device - Carry our technical test for R&D in coordination with team based in France. - Set up a new production line - Overvoltage Device - Train and Direct the production team Achievements: - Successful set up of the new product line...
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Project Manager

At Citel Shanghai

From 2001 to 2003
- Select and validate supplier - Technical coordination between Design office (France) and Chinese team - Set up a new production line – DS40 Module assembly - Train and Direct the production team - Carry our technical test for R&D in coordination with team based in France.
 

Coordination Project Manager

At Citel 2 CP

From September 2001 to September 2002
- Select and validate supplier - Technical coordination between Design office (France) and Chinese team Achievements: Develop the product base on Supplier capacity and resolving quality issue
 

Coordination Project Manager

At Citel 2 CP

From September 2001 to September 2002
- Select and validate supplier - Technical coordination between Design office (France) and Chinese team Achievements: Develop the product base on Supplier capacity and resolving quality issue
 

Ecole Supérieure Technique Aer Auto, Levallois Perret

Master Degree in Engineering, Ecole Supérieure Technique Aer Auto

From 1997 to 2001
- Majored in Automotive & Railway Control System Engineering
 

ESTACA, Levallois Perret

Master in Mechanical Engineering, ESTACA

From 1997 to 2001
Majored in Automotive and Control System Engineering ;
 

ESTACA, Levallois Perret

Master in Mechanical Engineering, ESTACA

From 1997 to 2001
Majored in Automotive and Control System Engineering ;
 

Lycée Du Hainault, Valenciennes

Lycée du Hainault

From September 1995 to June 1997
2-year preparatory program for French Graduate Engineering School (Grandes Ecoles).
 

Lycée Du Hainault, Valenciennes

Lycée du Hainault

From September 1995 to June 1997
2-year preparatory program for French Graduate Engineering School (Grandes Ecoles).
 

Lycée Frederic Ozanam, Lille

Bachelors Degree, Lycée Frederic Ozanam

From September 1992 to June 1995
Electro Technical Field
 

Lycée Frederic Ozanam, Lille

Bachelors Degree, Lycée Frederic Ozanam

From September 1992 to June 1995
Electro Technical Field

Skills

 
  • Design
  • Ingénierie
  • Management
  • Manufacturing
  • Problem solving
  • Process
  • Production
  • Reasoning

Langues parlées

 

Centres d'intérêt

 
  • Photography
  • Volley Ball
  • automobile