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Adriano D.

CAD $50/hr

Mechatronics Engineering Student at the University of Waterloo

Tutor Information


Hello, my name is Adriano and I am a Mechatronics Engineering Student at the University of Waterloo with expertise in math and physics. I have prior experience in tutoring high school courses with great success.


Waterloo, Ontario, Canada







Middle School
High School


University of Waterloo

2014 - 2020
Bachelors of Applied Science, Mechatorincs Engineering

Work Experience

Apple Inc.

January 2020 - August 2020
Product Design Engineer
• Direct responsible individual for a high budget project. • Designed MagSafe modules for accompanying accessories. • Developed design in CAD and performed FEA to validate design.

Apple Inc

September 2017 - August 2018
Manufactring Design Engineer
• Direct responsible individual for multiple high budget projects. • Worked closely with product design team to ensure an optimized manufacturable design. • Developed new manufacturing processes to enable future product design and conducted design of experiments to validate process feasibility and capability. • Frequently visited Apple manufacturing suppliers in Shanghai to direct/ oversee operations. • Developed assembly processes and qualified product phase builds from prototypes, EVT, DVT, PVT and ramp. • Worked with global supplier managers to identify capable suppliers and assess their secondary processes for capacity, quality and cost.

Thalmic Labs Inc

January 2017 - April 2017
Mechanical Design Engineer
• Directed $82,000 robot cell project for critical manufacturing process and ran weekly design reviews with a team of eight highly experienced engineers. • Designed then prototyped system components, fixtures, jigs and tooling for integrating six axis ABB IRB1200 robot and Clearpath OTTO 100 robot. • Worked with vendors to ensure solutions met system requirements and specs.

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada

May 2016 - August 2016
Manufacturing Engineer
• Managed projects with contractors and shop workers to improve plant operations and ran weekly progress meetings for upper management. • Designed system components and PLC code to increase efficiency by 14%. • Analyzed and altered current processes saving the company $55,000/ year.

Concord Screen

September 2015 - December 2015
Research & Development Engineer
• Performed SolidWorks flow simulations and FEA to evaluate new designs. • Produced technical reports on design analysis for customer approval. • Operated MakerBot 3D printer for rapid prototyping of developed designs.