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New Electrical Engineering Grad 

By: cell3can
Job Type:Full TimeFunction:Engineering and TechnicalIndustry:Engineering
Posted: October 17, 2010, 7:02 pm

Education Bachelor of Engineering and Management (Hons) Electrical Engineering April 2010 University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) * Relevant courses: Real Time Systems & Control, Computer Networks, Microprocessor Systems Design, Electronic Circuit Design, Computer Architecture, Digital Systems, Software Design Major Projects: * Capstone: Non-Invasive Biometric Home Security (Biometric Door) o Implemented a voice access door for a residential building o Project required custom software and hardware * Real Time Model Train Control o Monitor track, train data and control multiple trains at once o Collision avoidance and scheduling * Microcontroller Thermostat o Maintain temperature using heating and cooling sources o Program written in C and Assembly o Using polling and interrupt methods o Interfacing between digital logic and external devices Related Experience Undergraduate Research Assistant SensIV Project April 2008 to September 2009 UOIT Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science (FEAS), Oshawa, ON * Full time summer 2008 and 2009, part time for the 2008-2009 school year * Wrote a program to monitor the environment in a vineyard * Implemented a driver for a sensor board, released to the TinyOS community * Designed circuitry for a daughterboard * Showcased project at Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) Discovery and UOIT’s Student Research Showcase in 2008 and 2009 * Received UOIT FEAS Best Research Poster: SensIV Project in 2009 * Selected as student presenter for OCE’s Project Review Undergraduate Research Assistant Wireless MAC addressing Summer 2007 UOIT Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Oshawa, ON * Performed a literacy survey on current and emerging wireless MAC addressing methods * Work on this project was considered for a chapter in a textbook * Oral presenter for FEAS at UOIT Student Research Showcase Relevant Skills * Proficient in programming with C/C++, Java, C#, NesC, or HCS12 Assembly in multiple IDEs including Eclipse, Visual Studio, and Net Beans * Extensive use of Matlab for solving problems and simulations in DSP, power systems, wireless communication, control systems and other fields * Experience in circuit design and simulation using OrCAD/Cadance, Multisim, and EMTP to design low power circuits for embedded or other devices and power systems including motors, converters/inverters, and transmission lines * Implemented FPGA circuits and design using graphical environments including Quartus II and Xilinx also solved problems directly using hardware definition languages such as verilog and VHDL * Demonstrated project and team management skills in the workplace, extracurricular activities, and in course group work * Excellent oral communication skills at all levels of technicality when communicating in presentation, to groups, and to individuals * High level of computer literacy including a high level of competency in Windows operating systems, competent in Linux, Unix, and Mac Os * Capable of quickly adapting to new software as it becomes available Additional Experience Electrical Team Leader 2006 to Present OmegaSolar (UOIT and Durham College’s Solar Car Team) * As team leader project management was required in delegating tasks and creating time lines * Responsible for designing the electrical system architecture at a high level * Extensive knowledge of solar systems power systems including o Maximum power point trackers o Photovoltaic cells * Educated on the issues surrounding power management in lithium battery packs Coach 2010-2011 Season UOIT Ridgebacks Rowing * Trained the woman's heavy 8+ for OUA competition Camp Manager Summer2010 Camp Koinonia * Ensured the day to day operations of the camp * Managed a staff of approximately 20 young people * Helped staff learn technical and soft skills: leadership; teamwork; conflict resolution; working and living in the same environment Team Manager 2009-2010 Season UOIT Ridgebacks Rowing * Provided auxiliary support to athletes and coaches at regattas * Gave technical feedback for parts of the race that the coaches could not see * Acted as sculling coach at practices Varsity Rower 2006-2009 UOIT Ridgebacks Men’s Rowing * Received UOIT Ridgebacks Men's Rowing Leadership Award in recognition for leadership abilities in the 2008-2009 season Travel 2000-2004 * Lived on a sailing yacht traveling to many nations in the Caribbean and South Pacific

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