Rolph V.

Calibration Engineering | Automotive

Netherlands
English, Dutch, German

Engineer with experience in the automotive industry.

  • Automotive
  • Education & Edtech

400

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Owner/Director/Calibration Engineer

VPR-Engineering
6 years
Current position
Nov 2016 - Present
VPR-Engineering focusses primarily in the field of automotive/motorsport engineering, specialised in powertrain calibration, internal combustion engine optimisation, vehicle dynamics, s...see more

Lecturer

Fontys Hogescholen (Mechanical Engineering)
4 years
Jul 2015 - Jul 2019
Lecturer at Fontys Hogescholen (Mechanical Engineering).

Powertrain Calibration Engineer

Jaguar Land Rover
10 months
Aug 2014 - Jun 2015
The primary responsibilities are: Calibrating OEM engine management systems, set up and perform validation and functionality tests to ensure robustness, developing the engine management...see more

Director/Owner

Threshold Engineering Ltd.
1 year
Jun 2014 - Jul 2015
Threshold Engineering Ltd. (TE for short) is a start-up company specialising in, but not limited to, the powertrain department. Amongst other activities, TE provides its services to OEM...see more

Support Engineer

Temple Auto Racing Team
1 year
Feb 2014 - Jun 2015
Preparing and (re)building vintage race cars and motorcycles, such as: - 1924 Harley Davidson - 1929 Amilcar - 1929 Riley Brooklands - 1935 MG PB - 1962 Cooper T56 mk2 Formula Junior

Tutor physics

Rotterdam University (HRO)
4 months
Sep 2010 - Jan 2011
Provide additional classes in basic physics.

Instructor/Industrial Climber

Outdoor Westvoorne
5 years
Dec 2008 - Aug 2013
Outdoor Westvoorne is a very dynamic and flexible company. Archery, Climbing, Obstacle course, Management games and more. It was my responsibility to ensure the activities were complete...see more

Mechanic

Vreugdenhil 4x4
3 years
Dec 2008 - Jul 2011
Maintaining a variety of vehicles, ranging from Vauxhall Nova to Range Rover Sport, from Jaguar E-Type V12 to Noble M400. Jobs varied from changing tyres to taking apart/fault-finding e...see more

'Radioman wal'

ECT
1 month
Jun 2007 - Jul 2007
Inputting container number in the computer system. Making sure a boat won't tip over due to cargo placement. Communicating with the crane operator and the deckhand.

Rally Mechanic

Rally team Borkent
1 year
Dec 2005 - Dec 2006
Rally team Borkent, Nijverdal, Netherlands Tasks consisted of: - Rebuilding the car, from a BMW E36 compact 316i, to a BMW compact Rally car with an E30 M3 engine, a close ratio gearbox...see more

Orderpicker and driver

Fred's Fresh
9 months
Sep 2004 - Jun 2005
Primary tasks were: Ensuring the client's orders are complete before shipping out and delivering the orders on time.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Automotive
  • Education & Edtech

Expertise

  • Matlab
  • SolidWorks
  • Simulink
  • Performance Tuning