Raghvendra Gopal (Last Active: 3 years ago)


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27 - 28 Years Exp

35 - 36 lakhs Per Annum

Full Time



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Resume Headline: Engineering Design / R&D, currently living in Pune
Current Designation: Head/VP/GM-Quality
Current Company: Tata Motors Limited
Current Location: Pune
Preferred Location: Pune
Industry: Auto/Auto Ancillary
Functional Area: Engineering Design / R&D
Role: Head/VP/GM-QA&QC
Date of Birth: April 16th, 1964
Gender: Male
Total Experience: 27 - 28 Years Exp
Annual Salary: Rs. 35 lakh(s) 20 thousand(s)
Highest Degree: M.E/M.Tech
Phone: **********
Email: *****.**********@*****.***
Permanent Address: ************, ******-******** ****** **, ******* ****, ******** ****, ****, *********** ******, *****
Marital Status: Married


Masters Education

Post Graduation:M.E/M.Tech
Post Graduation Type: Full Time
Post Graduation Specialization:Metallurgy
Post Graduation University/Institute:Other
Post Graduation Year:July 5th, 1988 To February 3rd, 1990
Post Graduation CGPA / %:8.86

Bachelors Education

Graduation Type: Full Time
Graduation Specialization:Metallurgy
Graduation University/Institute:Other
Graduation Year:July 5th, 1982 To April 5th, 1986
Graduation CGPA / %:75.64

Class 12th

Class 12th:PUC/12th
Class 12th Type: Full Time
Class 12th Specialization:Other
Class 12th University/Institute:State boards
Class 12th Year:July 5th, 1979 To April 9th, 1981
Class 12th CGPA / %:68.2

Class 10th

Class 10th:SSLC
Class 10th Type: Full Time
Class 10th Specialization:Hindi
Class 10th University/Institute:State boards
Class 10th Year:July 6th, 1977 To May 3rd, 1979
Class 10th CGPA / %:79.8

Skill Set

Skill Name Version Years Months
Manufacturing Not Mentioned 276

Work Experience

Current Employer

Employer Name:Tata Motors Limited
Employer Designation:Head/VP/GM-Quality
Annual Salary:35 Lakhs and 20 Thousands
Employer Notice:3 Months
Duration:September 1st, 2003 To Till Date
Employer Job Profile: o Preparation of test plans and conduct of fatigue testing for suspension, chassis and other components o Performing failure analysis of field returns and test components o Execution of value engineering projects and subsequent validation through test simulation o Corrosion studies for vehicular components and developed alternate surface coatings • Developing / identifying advanced materials for AHSS, ADI, thin walled castings, tubular component replacement, laser peening in place of conventional shot peening for springs, etc. • Coordinating activities for the new projects with respect to DFMEA, QFD, aggregate target setting based on road load data, aggregate validation, material and process finalization and design corrections if any based on CAE and actual tests • Working on various material and process level feasibility projects as part of development • Supplier technical assistance, PPAP, concern resolution, supplier process study

Previous Employer

Employer Name:Amalgamations Valeo clutch Limited
Employer Designation:Head/VP/GM-Quality
Duration:September 1st, 1998 To August 31st, 2003
Employer Job Profile:• Responsible for quality control, inspection and testing of incoming raw material, castings and bought out components, heat treatment process control and inspection • Conducted vendor quality audit as per Valeo 1000 (systems and process audit) Highlights • Initiated establishment of an in-house treatment for clutch parts in seal quench furnace and diaphragms in high pressure furnace, induction hardening process for clutch components. • Identified / developed: o Alternate material for indigenization of plastic components and clutch plate castings o Various controls in Phosphating Process at subcontractor’s end • Conducted capability study in heat treatment process • Involved in ISOTS 16949 documentation for quality purposes • Indegenisation of all raw materials alongwith steel, mills, supplier development with respect to process, PPAP and concern resolution during development

Previous Employer

Employer Name:Lucas TVS Limited
Employer Designation:Head/VP/GM-Quality
Duration:September 5th, 1989 To August 30th, 1998
Employer Job Profile:• Accomplished successful design of: o A special crimping tool for Lucar terminal crimping (To avoid breakage during assembly and reliability improvement) o Wear test rig to assess wear on shafts (evaluation of surface coatings for tribological aspects) and wear on bushes • Evaluated: o Metal Matrix Composites for bushes and castings o Austenitic Nitrocarburising as a surface treatment process for starter motor switch components • Initiated successful implementation of Cryogenic Treatment of tools for improved performance and use of special coatings to improve life on material handling components • Established the Heat Treatment Process for starter motor pinions and life study/improvement for test gears and ring gears relating to microstructure and manufacturing • Successfully developed: o A process for fabrication of Copper Blanks by Powder Metallurgy route o Induction Brazing for switch components, Ferrite Magnets from alternate source and evaluated for motor performance

Additional information

Desired Job Information

Job Type:Permanent
Employment Type:Full Time

Affirmative Action

Physically Challenged:No

Work Authorization

Work Categories:None
Other Countries:N/A

Known Languages

Language Read Write Speak Proficiency
Hindi Expert
English Proficient
Tamil Proficient

Contact Details

Name: Raghvendra Gopal
Address: ************, ******-******** ****** **, ******* ****, ******** ****, ****, *********** ******, *****
Email: *****.**********@*****.***
Mobile: **********
Current Location: Pune
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