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Engineer Design

Tampa, Florida, United States
February 28, 2018

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Muhammad Waqas Rasheed +1-469-***-**** Tampa, FL

Skills Set Summary:

* ***** ********* ** ************** and troubleshooting various technologies of Power System, Substation designs, their protection along with Transmission & Distribution lines.

1-year expertise in IT Sector along with knowhow of different Oracle software’s and FTP Servers.

Extensive Experience in synchronization of generators, power and distribution transformers.

Technical knowhow of programmable logic controllers (PLC).

Practical Knowledge of different Relays, Circuit breakers and one-line diagrams.

Strong communication and customer support skills, both written and verbal- business writing skills.

Capable understanding of managing operations with focus on making every goal a success through technical/ management abilities, professional competencies and leadership characters.


Master of Science in Electrical Engineering. Dec 2017.

University of South Florida (USF), Tampa, FL. CGP A – 3.73/4.0

Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering. Feb 2013.

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore. CGPA – 2.76/4.0


Technical Engineer:

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), Lahore. Feb 2013 – Oct 2013.

Work in PTCL on debugging and troubleshooting Of Broadband + EVO devices.

Analyzed and repaired EVO devices and recommend maintenance to improve performance if needed.

Participated within department & out of department teams to complete project and assignment as requested.

Worked as Network Engineer in maintaining networking and computer related problems.

Also worked on different Oracle software’s and FTP Servers.

Proposal & Design Engineer:

Green T&D (Pvt.) Ltd., Lahore. Nov 2013 – Nov 2014.

Prepare the quotation for the customer including material required, pricing breakdown, customer requirements and specification.

Finalize pricing and calculate offer price according to Company policy.

Prepare the offer to the customer including technical and commercial terms.

Handle customer inquiries regarding pricing issues or technical clarifications.

Liaise with business units for additional discounts on project inquiries and non-standard items.

Review and assess technical specification, BOQ (bill of quantity) to determine suitable product offering.

Prepare the Type Tested solutions.

Preparing the Costing of H.T, L.T, PFI, ATS, HVAC & Synchronizing Panels with given Single Line Diagrams or B.O.Q or Any Verbal Inquiry. (Providing by the Client).

Preparing Tender Proposals (Financial & Technical).

Electrical Power Engineer:

Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) House, Lahore. Dec 2014 – Oct 2015.

Supervise different operational activities of Substation equipment’s i.e. instrument Transformers, circuit breakers, power transformer, Relays, ground switches, lightening arresters, and switch gear panels.

Assists various departments of power company on problems involving transmission line operation and maintenance.

Responsible for production and testing of power and distribution transformer and switchgear protection.

Design Electrical facilities such as, generator sizing, Transformer sizing. circuit breaker panels and cable size.

Designing and installation of solar panels and worked on Microsoft office and AutoCAD.

Monitor the generator output to match the phase, frequency and voltage of electricity supplied to panels.

Volunteer Experience:

Worked voluntarily for Child Care Foundation in a fund-raising campaign for rehabilitation of special children in Lahore, Pakistan.

Setup blood donation camps for 2 years in a row in Comsats University, Lahore, Pakistan.

Academic Projects:

My enthusiasm and devotion towards innovative and technical subjects paved me towards several projects that have a quite significant impact on a real world.

Propose Energy Efficiency and Solar Power Design for College of Public Health (CPH) Building, USF Tampa, FL.

Successfully achieved complete Energy analysis of CPH building with a team of three members.

Built a layout of 2 floor building using SketchUp Tool in concurrence with Open Studio and Parametric Analysis Tool.

Achieved results through simulation were compared to CPH building data and made recommendations which led up to 40% savings of electrical energy annually.

Designed a substation of 69KV to supply power to the whole USF campus.

Designed 69KV substation and propose Eleven feeders for USF campus along with neighborhood as well.

Did load forecasting for next ten years, estimated the size of the service transformer, feeder loading calculation.

Proposed an extension strategy and determined the size and type of underground cable used for primary circuits.

Design a protection Scheme for 138 KV Distribution substation and Power System.

Design a protection scheme for 138-KV line, 24.9-KV distribution bus, 44-MVA transformer and coordinated over current protection for feeders.

Engineered one-line diagram using AutoCAD and constructed TCC curve for relays, recloser, circuit breaker and fuses.

Design Single phase DC/DC and 3phase DC/AC converter by using Simulink.

Precisely controlled the accelerated torque of DC Motor by MATLAB.

Wye to Delta Starter for AC Induction Motor.

Controlled Speed and Angle of DC Motor by PID Controller.

Technical Skills:

Programming Languages: C++, MATLAB, Simulink, VHDL, Assembly,

Database: Oracle & FTP Servers.

Operating Systems: Windows, Linux

Tools: Open Studio Model, Sketch UP, PAT Software, MATLAB,

Lab VIEW, Simulink, Piscad Software, MS Office, AutoCAD.

Participations: RoboTech-2012, GIKI Summit 2012, Science & Technology Exhibition 2011.

Leadership & Engagement: Graduate student coordinator at students of Pakistani Student Association, USF.


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