Hrushikesh Ghatpande

Manufacturing Engineer - Future Foam Inc. | University of Wisconsin-Madison

About Me

Twenty-Nine. From Pune, India. Living in Madison, Wisconsin, USA.

Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering; Master of Science (M.S.) in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from University of Wisconsin-Madison.

7 years of work experience in manufacturing, UI/UX design and systems administration.

Interested in photography, multimedia editing and social networking.

Basic Information

Location: Madison, Wisconsin, USA

Email: hghatpande[at]futurefoam.com

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Work Experience

  • Manufacturing Engineer - Future Foam Inc. (2016-Present)
    Analyzing production data to optimize productivity and efficiency; Building systems and processes to measure and report real-time production KPI data; Fundamental redesign and improvement of manufacturing processes and systems

  • Manufacturing Systems Engineering Intern - National Oilwell Varco (Summer 2015)
    Collaborated with Global Manufacturing Strategy (GMS) Group at NOV; Designed and validated a process simulation model for capacity analysis in MPX simulation software to reduce manufacturing lead times; Implemented capacity management recommendations to reduce lead times by up to 70%

  • Project Assistant - The Wisconsin Idea Project (2014-2016)
    Database manager for The Wisconsin Idea Project at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Responsible for updating, managing and maintenance of MySQL database for the project; Development of web applications for generating reports and assisting in framework redesign

Education

  • M.S. - Manufacturing Systems Engineering
    University of Wisconsin-Madison (2014-2016)

  • B.Engg. - Industrial Engineering
    University of Pune, India (2008-2012)

Skills

  • Quick Response Manufacturing (QRM), Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement, Manufacturing and ERP Systems, Operations Management, Supply Chain Management

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Proficient In:

  • PHP, HTML and MySQL

  • UI/UX Design

  • Microsoft Office

  • AutoCAD/NX

  • Lean Six Sigma (Green Belt)