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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 experience

Jun 2011Aug 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 2009Aug 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 2008Aug 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

Aug 2011Present

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 2007May 2011

Bachelor of Civil Engineering

University of Selware

Geotech Specific Coursework:

Deep FoundationsSoil MechanicsIntroduction to Geotechnical Engineering DesignSoil Mechanics Laboratory

Certifications

Engineering Intern

Delaware Associate of Professional Engineers