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Electrical Engineering Engineer

Kansas City, MO
June 20, 2018

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Abrar Asher Mohammad

**** ****** **, ****** ****, MO 64110 • 551-***-**** •


MS in Electrical Engineering with more than one year experience in programmable logic controllers and their function

& several graduate level projects experience seeking a full time position Skills

• Software Languages and Packages: MS office, C/C++, Simulink/MATLAB, ETAP, AutoCAD, RS View 32, Wonderware InTouch, RS Logix 5000, PROTEUS 8 Professional, PSCAD, PLC/HMI/SCADA, Congex/Keyence

• Proficient in AC/DC motor drives and programmable logic controls

• Critical thinking in designing, analyzing, and fabricating PLC based control systems

• Designing sense of ladder logic programming and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA)

• PLCs like Siemens S7, Allen Bradley, FANUC/UR Robots

• Strong knowledge of Electrical Standards (IEEE, National Electric Code)

• Proficient in three phase load calculations and fault analysis with experience in Power Distribution Design and

• Energy solutions

• Supportive and self-motivated team player inspired by peers and seniors with a desire to learn more and progress

• Quick learner with strong communication skills and good sense of time management Industry/Internship Experience

Graduate Assistant, University of Missouri Kansas City Aug 2017 – May 2018

• Graded Power and Control Courses which includes High Voltage Direct Current, Solar-PV, Automatic Control System and Design, Economics of Power Systems, Instrumentation and Control, Wind Energy, Energy Systems and Smart Grid

• Uploaded the awarded points on the blackboard followed by creating an announcement to intimate students

• Performed administrative tasks, make course presentations, proctor exams and propose academic course structure efficiency

Controls Engineer, Polestar Industry Dec 2014 – Nov 2015

• Possess professional experience in developing, designing and installing equipment for monitoring and controlling using PLC & HMI

• Selection of Relays, MCB'S, ELCB and other Electrical components as per application

• Selection of Pneumatic components for valves and other vacuum systems as per application

• Programming and troubleshooting PLC system (RsLogix500, Rslogix5000, Factory Talk View), Servo Motor Control System, Stepper Motor Control System and Drive system

• Develop SCADA, HMI software from scratch using Wonderware INTouch

• Maintaining all Safety Standards for machine operation, Quality and Testing standards for Semiconductor Industry

• Worked collaboratively with operation engineers, procurement and other internal staff for accomplishing goals on the projects

• Travel On site for Installation, commissioning, Maintenance & Calibration of Machines

• Achievements at Polestar Industry :

In-line Circuit Tester Machine: Conveyor system, Servo Motor control system, various individual Valves that are PLC and HMI controlled system to handle PCB for Functional Test

Provided technical direction to design, engineering for Electrical Components, I/O Wiring and Panel Wiring

Provided PLC and HMI programming to meet production requirements efficiently

PLC to PC communication, where PC acts as master to PLC via RS232

Successfully solved the problem of tripping PLC due to wear and tear of AS-I cable (Actuator Sensor-Interface). Prepared a proper route for laying cable of AS-I

Ensure all standards, quality and production efficiency is maintained

Prepare technical documentation to ensure efficient training for the operators and technicians

Prepare SOP for machine troubleshooting

• Reflow Oven Conveyor Machine: Conveyor System with PLC control and with heating chamber, which maintains Heat inside chamber with PID control and ability to develop and read P&ID diagrams

• Pick and Place Machine: Four Axis Servo motor control (PLC and HMI controlled), Lifter Operation for Product Loading and Unloading, Vacuum Arm Pick and Place system for placing the product on conveyor Power System Engineering Internship, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, India Aug 2013 – Oct 2013

• Worked on automation and control of CNC machinery using PLC

• The processes of drilling, boring, milling etc. were highly simplified and automated by the use of PLC SIEMENS (S7-300 & S7-400)

• Responsibilities:

1. Maintain all process control systems, calibrate control equipment and documents finding, evaluate PLC equipment, and program and integrate the PLC systems

2. Understand and troubleshoot PLC, human machine interface(HMI), batching systems, and data collection system software

3. Calibrate and maintain all pneumatic and electronic instruments Engineering Project Experience

Implementation of PLC Based Elevator Control System Spring 2018

• Designed an elevator using a Micrologix-1200 PLC for three floors. PLC was given with 9 inputs (3 call switches, 3 destination switches, 3 reed switches) and has 2 outputs for the forward and 2 for the reverse operation of the motor

• Outputs of the PLC were connected to the motor via L293D which enables forward and reverse operations Microcontroller Based Speed Control of Induction Motor Using V/F Control Fall 2017

• Implemented open loop V/F control of induction motor using MATLAB Simulink toolbox and analyzed corresponding wave forms

• Implemented hardware for Sinusoidal Pulse Width Modulation (SPWM) based open loop V/F control of three phase induction motor and analyzed wave forms

• Compared software implementation and hardware implementation Analysis of Distribution System during faults in Presence of Distributed Generation Spring 2017

• Designed and analyzed the effect of Distributed Generation on bus 12 on an IEEE 14 bus system

• Explained and related the magnitudes of line-line voltages and current for different faults placed on bus 12 Design of a Solar PV-Biogas Hybrid Power Generation System Using Homer Software Spring 2017

• Designed a system to generate hybrid power that uses Solar and Biogas

• Focused on the economical consideration of standalone hybrid systems having PV and Biomass for electrical production in remote areas of India

Automatic Transformer Distribution and Load Sharing Using Microcontroller Fall 2016

• Created a load sharing system that shared load between two transformers using an 89c5 microcontroller

• When load exceeds the reference value, the microcontroller connects the slave transformer to the master transformer in parallel


University of Missouri Kansas City GPA-3.58/4.00

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering

MOOC Certifications

Solar Energy, ET3034x: Delft University (Netherlands) Jan 2018 – Present

• Studied operation and working principle of Semiconductor based Solar cell, its performance and design rules

• Achieved a high understanding of PV tech based c-Si wafers, thin film PV, solar thermal and solar fuel Introduction to PLC programming: UDemy Open Source Mar 2018 – Present

• Achieved thorough expertise of Allen Bradley PLCs, RS Logix 500, HMI and controllers used in automation industries

• Developed PLC programs for HVAC systems, pressure sensors & plumbing systems, its setup, testing, debugging and troubleshooting


• Engineer-In-Training (EIT/FE) Certificate Expected July 2018

• Dean's International Scholarship Award, UMKC Aug 2016

• Active Member, IEEE, Hyderabad Chapter Aug 2012 – Jul 2013

• Active Member, The Institution of Engineers 2011 – 2015

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