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ANEEK DATTA

Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate

Summary

Final  year   Computer   and   Electrical   Engineering   undergraduate   student   merges   academic   knowledge   and   training   with technical field experience  in  design  and  development  of  programs  using  C++  and  C#  at  major  software  solutions  company. Eight  months  of  experience  in  testing,  debugging   and   troubleshooting   programs   to   improve   quality   and   efficiency of   code.   Offers   strong communication skills owing to 3 years of university level debating experience.

Work History

Sep 2015Present

Co-op Student Software Developer

CarteNav Solutions Inc.
  • Planned, designed and developed a windows application in C# and C++ for the purpose of debugging and troubleshooting company software, and implementing prototype programs. 
  • Explored and gained an understanding of hardware limitations of an electro-optical device to implement intelligent target tracking features.
  • Designed, tuned and tested PID controller algorithms to extend the tracking capability of situational awareness technology.
  • Implemented diagnostic tools to detect and interact with network devices in C++ and C#. Manged configuration files for network devices with using the terminal.
Jan 2015Apr 2015

Electrical Engineering Coop Student

J.D. Irving, Irving Paper Limited
  • Performed in a fast-paced environment with a team of engineers to ensure continuous operation of two paper machines.
  • Supervised contractors and ensured safe workplace operations.
  • Planned and developed the installation of an Uninterruptable Power System (UPS) to back up the paper machines which saved company time and money by preventing unnecessary risks.
  • Developed and updated essential electrical schematics concerning power supply to all departments of the mill, emergency power supply and crucial equipment. This saved the company $10000 per hour by avoiding unanticipated downtime due to the failure of paper machines and unnecessary repairs.
  • Professional development: Fall-arrest training, Confined Space training, Arc-Flash awareness training, Nuclear Awareness, Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism for Irving Paper, WHMIS | MSDS, Safe Procedure and Job Safety Analysis Training
Jun 2014Dec 2014

Service Technician

Mr. Lube 
  • Operated in co-ordination with co-workers to provide maintenance services on automobiles, meet client satisfaction. 
  • Performed standard oil and oil filter changes as well as assessed and maintained vital vehicle fluids including, coolant fluid, transmission fluid, differential and transfer case fluids to make certain of smooth operation.
  • Evaluated vehicle hardware and instrumentation including fuel filters, air filters, batteries, serpentine and fan belts and head lights and tail lights for safe driving experience on road.

Education

Sep 2012Dec 2016

Bachelor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Dalhousie University
  • Acquired a two year diploma program certificate in Engineering.
  • Pending completion of a degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Sep 2009Jun 2012

Diploma of International Baccalaureate 

Halifax West High School
  • Awarded IB Scholarship award for Exceptional Academic and Extra-Curricular Achievement.
  • Recognized for outstanding record in school and community involvement.

Skills

Hardware

Electro-optical Sensor | Microprocessors | Stepper Motors 

2D/3D Modelling

AutoCAD | Solid Works | CAD Soft Eagle 

Programming 

 C++ | C# | Matlab | Python | Mathematica

Project Management 

MS Project | Gantt Charts

Academic Projects

Algorithm Coding and Data Validation for Quantitative MRI data  | Senior Year Design Project

  • Designed an developed an application to quantify MRI data
  • Provided a user friendly interface to users for efficient analysis
  • Developed improved algorithms for faster processing of data

Autonomous Robot  | Technical Group Project

  • Designed an autonomous robot to navigate around obstacles in a team of 4 for university design competition.
  • Gained experience with sensor integration of ultra-sonic sensor, light sensor and lasers to determine available path, orientation and speed of movement of robot.

Extra-Curricular Experience

President | Dalhousie Electrical Engineering Society | 2015 - 2016

  • Addressed the Electrical Engineering student body and acted as a liaison between university administrators and the students to address any concerns.
  • Implemented a semi-annually audited financial budget allotted to the society towards hosting events for students. 

Debater | Sodales, Dalhousie University Debating Society | 2012 - 2015

  • Competed at many tournaments including the Mount Allison University British parliamentary invitational, Francis Xavier Canadian parliamentary Novices tournament, Dalhousie Sodales Novice tournament
  • Gained experience directing and judging many tournaments including the Sodales High School British Parliamentary Invitational, Sodales High School Canadian Parliamentary invitational, 2014 Sodales Canadian Parliamentary National Championships, 2013 Alison Invitational

Volunteer Technical Support and Magazine Editor| Sharodiya, Halifax Bengali Community

  • Supported stage performances with audio and visual support.
  • Designed, edited and published annual newsletters/magazines for the society