Matthew Becker

Matthew L Becker Resume

Interest

Civil Engineering

Geotechnical Engineering

Transportation Engineering

Custom

Experience with:

Abaqus

AutoCAD

DRIVEN

FoSSA

Geostudio Suites

Geosystems

gINT

GSTABL7

Maple

MathCAD

Microstation

Microsoft Office suites

MSEW

ReSSA

Objective

To begin my career as a Geotechnical Engineer in a Civil Engineering Firm

Work History

Work History
Jun 2011 - Aug 2011

Geotechnical Engineer

Whitman, Requardt and Associates

-Proposed site soil boring layouts and coordinated drilling efforts.

-Performed boring inspections, requested samples and ordered lab tests.

-Interpreted boring logs to create soil profiles, and to perform preliminary pile designs, calculate soil bearing capacity, provide lateral earth pressure distributions and check wall and slope stability.

-Analyzed and designed pavement sections.

-Specified work requirements.

-Developed reports for use in project documents.

Jun 2009 - Aug 2009

Soils Technician

Hillis-Carnes Engineering Associates

-Performed lab work including Soil Visual Manual Classification, Soil and CR-6 proctors, Sieve Analysis, and Soil Hydrometers, to ASTM standards.

-Sampled and tested Concrete, Mortar and Grout, to ASTM standards.

-Used Nuclear Gauge to verify field soil and hot-mix density.

-Performed footing inspections, residential and commercial.

Jun 2008 - Aug 2008

Civil Engineer Intern

Delaware Department of Transportation

-Surveyed roads and fields with TDS Recon System.       

-Utilized Microstation to create a CAD file of Kent County, DE roads.

-Assisted Engineers with road inspections.

Education

Education
Aug 2011 - Present

Master of Civil Engineering

University of Delaware

Coursework:

Advanced Soil Mechanics LaboratoryGround Improvement MethodsSlope and Embankment DesignSoil BehaviorIntroduction to the Finite Element MethodEarth Structures EngineeringPavement DesignShallow FoundationsEarth Retaining Structures

Aug 2007 - May 2011

Bachelor of Civil Engineering

University of Selware

Geotech Specific Coursework:

Deep FoundationsSoil MechanicsIntroduction to Geotechnical Engineering DesignSoil Mechanics Laboratory

Certifications

Certifications

Engineering Intern

Delaware Associate of Professional Engineers