Mechanical Engineer - Masters of Aerospace Engineering Candidate
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
- High level of interest in gaining experience and persuing a career in the Aerospace industry
- Distinguished time management and problem solving skills developed through managing multiple engineering projects and deadlines
- Excellent oral and written communication skills enhanced through numerous work presentations and engineering reports
- Fluent in French
CAD programs : AutoCAD, SolidWorks, SolidEdge;
(Formal training with Solidworks 2010, by Javelin Technologies)
Analysis software : Siemens NX 8 Nastran, Thermal Desktop, SolidWorks Simulation, ANSYS
Other : Microsoft Office, MATLAB
Spacecraft Mechanical Subsystem Engineer Sept 2013 » Current
Space Flight Laboratory ‐ University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
- Serve as the mechanical design lead for the Norwegian Space Angency's NORSAT-1 16kg Microsatellite
- Developed the full detailed design of the satellite structure, internal and external layout, mechanical ground support equipment, and two honeycomb composite solar arrays
- Performed a spacecraft level structural and modal analysis using Siemens NX 8 Nastran
- Designed, through prototyping and testing, two deployable tape spring antennas held down at a common point
- In charge of the spacecraft level dirty and clean Assembly Integration and Testing (AIT) to be completed by the summer of 2015
Mechanical Systems Designer Sept 2012 » December 2012
Christie Digital Systems ‐ Entertainment Solutions, Kitchener, ON
- Worked in a team environment performing design at the system and component levels of digital cinema projectors
- Hands‐on experience creating and testing prototypes to optimize mechanical designs in order to generate cost effective solutions to meet our customer requirements
- Designed and optimised an air flow system out of sheet metal to solve an overheating issue of a critical formatter board
- Executed accurate optical mirror testing and generated various test plans
Lunar Rover Engineering May 2011 » August 2011
Neptec Design Group, Ottawa, ON
- Aided the design of multiple lunar rover prototypes by completing sub‐ system analysis as part of the Rover Mobility team
- Preformed part selection and design analysis of rover components such as a brake analysis report sent directly to the Canadian Space Agency
- Executed a preliminary thermal analysis on a prospective lunar drill using Thermal Desktop
- Assisted in the installation and assembly of rover sub‐assemblies and planned, prepared, and executed mobility test cases
Mechanical Engineering Co‐op January 2010 » May 2010 & September 2010 » December 2010
NCR Canada Ltd, Waterloo, ON
- Applied problem solving skills while tending to daily continuation engineering tasks involving precision mechanical design of Automated Teller Machine (ATM) components
- Designed and implemented a new stacking bin system to production as part of a cost reduction initiative
- Preformed failure analysis using Solidworks Simulation and physical life‐ cycle testing of prototype designs
- Developed a sound understanding of plastic part design and design for assembly/manufacturability
INTERESTS / VOLUNTEER
Marketing Representative May 2012 » April 2012
Waterloo/Laurier Ismaili Student Association, Waterloo, ON
- Work with an executive team in organizing numerous social events
- Promote events through social media networks, managing the club website, and creating posters
Promotional Representative July 2008 » August 2008
Inventa (Nintendo promotion), Calgary, AB
- Responsible for promoting and teaching consumers about the Nintendo Wii during the Calgary Stampede
- Developed multitasking and communication skills from tending to large population flow
Vice Chairperson of Sport Logistics September 2010 » May 2011
Waterloo/Laurier Ismaili Student Association, Waterloo, ON
- Organized numerous sporting events, including a national sports tournament hosted at the University of Waterloo
- Coordinated all scheduling, rules, facilities/equipment, teams and referees
- Proved leadership qualities while managing a group of volunteers
University of Toronto Intramurals, Toronto, ON
September 2013 » Present
- Member of competitive ice hockey, softball and volleyball teams
University of Waterloo Intramurals, Waterloo, ON
September 2008 » April 2013
- Member of competitive ice hockey, ball hockey, and soccer teams Zealous tourist, gizmo geek, golfer‐in‐progress, passionate parallel parker
Masters of Applied Science September 2013 » June 2015 (Expected)
Aerospace Engineering - University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS), Toronto, ON
- Currently pursuing a full-time, 2-year Masters of Applied Science (MASc) degree at the Space Flight Laboratory.
Bachelor of Applied Science September 2008 » June 2013
Honours Mechanical Engineering Co‐op - University of Waterloo, ON
Exchange Program September 2011 » February 2012
TU Delft, Netherlands
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