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Electrical Engineering Engineer

Columbus, Indiana, United States
February 18, 2018

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Saurabh Thapa



Phone: 203-***-****


Seeking a full-time position as an Electrical/Control Engineer with an excellent knowledge of Rockwell Automation, Automotive Functional Safety Standard using ISO 26262 and Embedded Control Systems. Proficient in MATLAB, SIMULINK and EMTP-ATP software. Team player, ambitious self-starter, detail oriented, and eager to gain hands on experience in an organization that embraces creativity and innovation.


Master of Science in Electrical Engineering December 2017

University of Bridgeport, School of Engineering Bridgeport, CT


Coursework: Programmable Logic Control, PLC Solutions in industrial applications, Industrial Control & Instrumentation, Communication Systems, Power System Distribution, Advance Power Analysis, Electrical Machine, Electromagnetics Transients and Fault in Power Systems

Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical & Electronics Engineering (Power & Control) August 2013

Kathmandu University, School of Engineering Kathmandu, Nepal


Software: Allen Bradley PLC, RSLogix 5000, RSLogix 500, Factory Talk View, RSLinx Classic,

Mitsubishi PLC, GX Developer, MATLAB, SIMULINK, MotoHawk (Model-based Design

Tool), MotoTune (Calibration Tool), CanKing, EMTP-ATP, P-Spice, Multisim, AutoCAD,

Microsoft Office

Hardware: Woodward ECUs, Kvaser CAN, Oscilloscope, Multimeter


“Fundamentals of Automotive Functional Safety Control Systems using ISO 26262” Present

SAE Certificate of Mastery

Automotive Functional Safety Training

Engineering Process Training

CAN Communications(J1939)

Code Generation Training

Controls Theory and Applications

Diesel Engine and Controls Training (Speed Governing; Control Modelling; System Diagrams, Wiring, and CAN)

Agile SCRUM, Business Etiquette, Leadership, Stress and Conflict Management, Professional Communication, Teamwork, and Budgeting


Energy for Education-Photovoltaics workshop organized by Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership (GSEP)

Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing and Switching certified

Saurabh Thapa


Electrical Engineer Intern June-September 2013

Nepal Electricity Authority, 132/33kv Substation Sunsari, Nepal

Learnt about power distribution, line diagram, switch gear and protection devices, and control panels

Carried out load flow analysis

Gained hands on experience of testing procedure of power equipment

Assistant Lecturer 2013-2015

Acme Engineering College Kathmandu, Nepal

Taught courses like basic Electrical Engineering, Electronics Devices and Circuits, and Communication systems

Supervised students in their final year projects

Participated in management committee to introduce course work updates and managed laboratory


Electronic Throttle Position Controller using Linear Potentiometer 2018

Designed a control model for electronic throttle controller using Simulink

Calibrated the results coming from Electronic Throttle Position and Pedal Position Using Moto Tune

Tested and validated while varying the pedal position using MotoHawk

Distributed Control System for Electronic Throttle and CAN Communication 2018

Developed a feedback PI electronic throttle controller using Simulink and MotoHawk

Learnt about instabilities encountered in feedback PI control system and ways to eliminate them

Provided CanKing Software to read and send message going in the bus network

Controlled remotely the ETC using CAN Communications between two systems

Modelling of Short Circuit on AC Traction Power Systems (Degree Project) 2017

Developed on EMTP-ATP software to understand the effects of short circuit on AC traction power systems

Studied the types of short circuit current that might occur and analyzed the performance of traction power systems under various faults

Submitted technical reports and presented information through PowerPoint presentation

Motor ON/OFF Operation using RSLogix 500 and HMI Screen 2017

Implemented program using Allen Bradley RSLogix500

Completed individual project along with demo and submission of technical report

Established the communication between PLC and HMI

Used HMI as a screen for motor on/off operation

Drafted drawings of the interface between controller and HMI using AutoCAD


Kathmandu University Sports Week Coordinator 2010

Kathmandu University Youth Solidarity Festival Organizer 2010

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