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Axel Ebert
Mechanical Engineer from Germany - aus Deutschland Fluent in English Spanish speaking - nivel avanzado de Español Knows Russian - хорошо знает русский язык

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Principal Engineer Monitoring & Diagnostic, Alstom (Switzerland), Baden, Switzerland, since February 2004

  • Developed and implemented health parameter monitoring and diagnostics for the advanced fleet of combined cycle power plants
  • Assessed early warnings, analyzed degradation, calculated rotor lifetime
  • Verified design models and operation concepts using statistical analysis
  • Supported Operation & Maintenance crews on site and customers with long term service agreements

Senior Performance Test Engineer, Alstom (Switzerland), Baden, Switzerland, April 2000 - January 2004

  • Led a team of engineers and technicians to perform acceptance tests at 21 power plants in North America, Latin America, Asia and Europe
  • Measured and analyzed thermodynamic cycles plus control parameters in gas turbine and combined cycle power plants
  • Negotiated technical performance issues with 12 customers in 10 countries, using Spanish and English

Gas Turbine Design Engineer, Berlin gas turbine manufacturing plant, Siemens Power Generation KWU, Germany, October 1992 - March 2000

  • Analyzed and designed thermodynamic cycles plus control parameters
  • Negotiated technical performance issues with 24 customers in 16 countries, using Spanish and English
  • Led a team of engineers and technicians to perform acceptance tests at 48 gas turbines in Latin America, Asia, Australia and Europe
  • Developed Fortran applications for turbine simulation and diagnostics

Minor jobs while studying

Assistant Sales Manager, Siemens EV/ASI/AT, Moscow, Russia, July 1991

  • Worked as liaison between international firms for 12 projects
  • Translated technical documents in Russian, English and German and acted as a simultaneous interpreter during business negotiations

Assistant Sales Manager, Anton Ohlert GmbH, Moscow, Russia, May - September 1990

  • Represented this firm at the expo "Stanki 90" (machine tools)
  • Acted as a simultaneous interpreter during business negotiations
  • Translated commercial offers and inquiries

Tour Guide, Interpreter, Jugendtourist, Cottbus, Germany, July 1989 and February 1990

Military Service, November 1985 - April 1987

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Education

Five year degree in Mechanical Engineering with diploma, The Dresden University of Technology, Germany, 1987 - 1992

Technical translator diploma for Russian and English, The Dresden University of Technology, 1990 - 1992

Skilled locksmith, Luebbenau-Vetschau power plant, Germany, 1982 - 1984

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Other Interests

Reiki Master, Senior Executive, reiki.axelebert.org (Owner), Baden, Switzerland, since April 2007

  • Teaching Reiki
  • Providing tools to enhance the energy system of the bodymind and to promote personal growth, regular seminars
  • Managing the company
  • Applying graphic design, desktop publishing and web programming (html, php, mysql), self taught

PADI Divemaster, Certified BodyTalk Practitioner, Photography, Yoga, Mental Training, Jogging, Study of languages (self taught Spanish)

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Age

49, born 1965 in Koenigs Wusterhausen, Germany

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