Education

Education
Sep 2006 - May 2010

Bachelor of Science

University of Connecticut

Graduated as a University Honors Scholar

Work History

Work History
May 2008 - Present

Operations Intern

Sail USA 11

Sail USA-11 offers charters for individuals, groups, and corporations on the Stars and Stripes USA-11 an authentic 78 foot International America’s Cup yacht.

·Assist owners in operation of America’s Cup Stars & Stripes USA-11 sailing.

·Involved in all aspects of the charter business that included marketing, advertising, web-site design.

·Perform maintenance on the boat as well as being a crew member on all sailing and team building charters to teach passengers how to sail an Americas Cup yacht.

Jan 2010 - May 2010

Senior Design Team Member

DRS Technologies

DRS Technologies is a supplier of defense electronic systems to government and commercial markets.

·Responsible for redesigning the fuel system for a military generator for the purpose of using a CAN-bus system in accordance with SAE J1939 specifications.

·Program a Sauer Danfoss microcontroller for fuel system control and monitoring.

·Devise and lead execution of test plan for fuel system.

·Present final solutions to engineering executives.

May 2009 - Dec 2009

Engineering Intern

TTM Technologies

TTM Technologies is a leading independent supplier of time critical, technology advanced, printed circuit boards to original equipment manufacturers.

·Design, implement, and supervise plant-wide move to cellular layout of machinery.

·Develop understanding of various aspects of manufacturing/engineer industry.

·Operate machinery on weekends with fellow interns to produce PCBs such as chemical plating.

Apr 2007 - Dec 2009

Tour Guide/Colleague

Uconn Lodewick Visitors Center

Lodewick Visitors Center provides information on tours, cultural events and activities, parking and transportation at the University of Connecticut campuses and area attractions.

·Use customer service skills to meet and greet prospective students and parents.

·Use presentation skills to lead information sessions and tours of the campus for up to sixty people.

·Respond to telephone inquiries about the university and its programs.

Skills

Skills

Lean Manufacturing

Strong background, training, and experience using lean, and six sigma principles.

CAD Programming

Training and experience using AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Pro-Engineer, and Unigraphics.

Summary

·Ability to plan, execute and document deployment projects to deliver pre-production and production environment servers, applications, and tools including major configuration changes.

·Ability to establish connectivity, configure gateway and validate end-to-end solutions. Provide operational test plans.

·Offer various levels of technical support to sales, channel delivery team, service operations group, and engineering. Advanced competency of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, AutoCAD, VBA, Arena Simulation, SolidWorks, Pro-E, and Unigraphics.

·Proactively raise flag when issues or requests are preventing delivery dates to be met. Excellent communication skills and experience in dealing with customer issues under time pressure.

·Self-starter, proactive problem solver and self-sufficient. Ability to adapt to a changing environment with positive results.

·Able to maintain a strong production floor presence and communicate with hourly and salary personnel. Speak limited Spanish.

·Knowledge of small and large scale equipment, hybrid systems, and advanced electronic systems.

·Interested in developing inspection plans and performing inspections to ensure compliance with QA program requirements.

·Extensive knowledge and implementation experience of lean manufacturing principles, Kaizen and Six Sigma Principles.

Objective

Find an engineering position that allows me to use my education, knowledge and experience to benefit both myself and the company that I am working for.

Certifications

Certifications

Lean 20/20 White Belt

Robbins International