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Electrical Engineer

Sacramento, California, 95815, United States
August 10, 2018

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Kenneth Nguyen

**** ******* ** 916-***-****

Elk Grove, CA 95758

OBJECTIVE: Looking for an employment opportunity in an Electrical / Computer engineering related field.


Senior Project Design – Autonomous Smart Wheelchair:

Member of a four-person team that is developing an automate wheelchair that could navigate itself through an indoor environment with a limited budget.

Key Achievements:

Design, develop & implement the project in 8 months and with budget under $500.

Successfully provide battery management system as well as motor control with PID system.

Beam and Ball Balancing:

Led a two-person team through the design, development and implementation phases of a video image processing and PID control system. The system balances a ball at a desired set point on top of a beam.

Key Achievements:

Debugged, correlated & released PID algorithm and object detection with OpenCV.

Multi-Drive-Mode RC Car:

Led two-person team to design and implement a dual drive mode RC car with control from a TV remote- automatic and manual control.

Key Achievements:

Successfully design & develop manual and automatic control algorithm within 3 days.


Programming Languages: C • C++ • Verilog • VHDL • x86 Assembly • Python

Operating Systems: Windows • macOS • Linux • Ubuntu

Software: Visual Studio • Multisim • PSPICE • Matlab • Xilinx ISE • Arduino IDE • MS Office • Visio • Advance Design System

Tools: Oscilloscope • Function Generator • Logic Analyzer • Multimeter

Communication: Organization • Team Player • Strong Presentations • Detail Oriented • Great Customer Service • Adaptive Learning • Strong Analytic and Problem Solving

Technical Skills:

Strategic and analytical approach to R&D projects

Mechanical and assembly experience

Experience with component level troubleshooting

Experience with microcontrollers and use of

various sensors

Experience with circuit wiring and following schematics

Experience with many electrical testing equipment

Understanding BJT, MOSFET, and fabrication process through electronic 1 & 2 courses


October 2015 – May 2017 Computer/Math Tutor

Improve understanding as well as school grade of students from elementary school to middle school level students.

Help retain knowledge by review material learned in school and prepare material for the following day.

October 2016 – May 2017 Reworked/Troubleshooting

Help my uncle test, repair, rework, and troubleshoot PCB during weekend.

June 2018 – Present Store Manager 3-Nails

Increase store efficiency in management by introducing variety of software and electronics.

Manage store by performing bookkeeping, inventory, supply stocking, and customer services.


BS, Electronic and Electrical Engineering • CSU Sacramento • Cumulative GPA 3.683 • Graduated: May 2018


Dean’s Honor List Spring 14, Fall 14, F15, S16, F16, S17, F17, S18

Cum Laude

Power and Energy Society - CSUS

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

Tau Beta Pi California Upsilon- CSUS

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