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Mechanical Engineer

Atlanta, Georgia, United States
February 15, 2018

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Zhonghui (Claire) Hu

Atlanta, GA • 404-***-**** •


Master of Science candidate in Mechanical Engineering with experience in manufacturing, product design, and mechanical research & analysis, seeking a full-time job.



Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering May 2018

GPA: 3.75 / 4.0 Key Coursework: CAE and Design; Manufacturing


Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering May 2017

GPA: 3.71 / 4.0 (with Highest Honor) Major: Mechanical Engineering; Minor: Industrial Design


Everel America Inc. Buford, Georgia

Mechanical Engineering Intern May 2016 – Aug 2016

Producer and supplier of electromechanical components for household appliance companies and car manufacturers

Developed plans and guided company in getting ISO 9001 Certification and Lean Manufacturing Certification

Conducted material selection research in electromechanical components using CES Selector and Ashby Charts

Analyzed and responded to customer inquiries in electromechanical products by examining electronic circuits

WestRock Atlanta, Georgia

Process Engineering Intern May 2015 – Aug 2015

The 2nd largest American packaging company that supplies packaging to markets such as beverage and food, health care, and retail

Optimized manufacturing processes by performing data analysis using MS Excel, BAT, and BPCS software

Detected hazardous or non-hazardous waste by monitoring production processes for safety, quality, and productivity

Built three camera frames on manufacturing lines to improve the accuracy of automatic fault detect system


General Motors Autonomous Car Jan 2017–May 2017

Designed an interactive windshield and the corresponding functional interiors of a level 4 autonomous car

oModeled and prototyped a scaled autonomous car model using FEA and additive layer manufacturing technology

oDeveloped interactions between passengers and Artificial Intelligence by working with Leap Motion API

CAE Design - Additive Manufacturing Research Aug 2016 – May 2017

Designed a new 3D printer extruder with enhanced flexibility and efficiency using SolidWorks

Constructed and assembled one extruder finger using machine tools including waterjet and metal bending machine

Parametric Product Modeling Project May 2016 – Dec 2016

Designed and fabricated an affected kinetic pull toy by applying human-centered parametrics

oModeled the pull toy in SolidWorks and applied Excel-based scripting design tables to different configurations

oFabricated the pull toy using CNC router-cut plywood and assembled the toy which can accommodate an adult

Machining and Mechatronics Project Aug 2014 – Dec 2014

Designed and constructed a robot using NI myRio Controller and LabVIEW programming to compete in a contest

oConstructed 3D models in AutoCAD and Autodesk Inventor and performed Finite Element Analysis

oBuilt physical models using manufacturing machines including drill press, lathe, and wood tools


Pi Tau Sigma: Advising younger ME students about courses, research, study abroad, and career opportunities

Study Abroad Program in France: Participated in European industries and companies’ educational site visits

Australia Work Holiday: Tutored high school and university students in Australian standardized engineering tests

Georgia Tech International Ambassador: Represented Georgia Tech and held info sessions in Chinese universities

HIMCM (Mathematic Contest in Modeling): Constructed an airplane model and won National Second Prize


Software: SolidWorks, Autodesk (AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor), ANSYS, Microsoft Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), CES Selector, Engineer Equation Solver, BPCS

Technique: Product Design, FEA, Mechatronics, Mechanics, Machine Design, Structural Analysis, Dynamics, Material Science, HVAC, Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Systems Control, FMEA, GD&T

Programming: Matlab, Python, LabVIEW, SQL

Certification: Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, Engineer-In-Training (Fundamentals of Engineering)

Equipment: 3D printer, laser cutter, waterjet, CNC router, drill press, lathe, mill

Language: English (fluent), Mandarin (fluent), French (basic)

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