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Electrical Engineering Engineer

Harvard, Massachusetts, United States
August 20, 2018

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Jorge Figueroa

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Harvard, MA

Objective Statement

Graduate of the Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Quito, Ecuador. Major in Electronic Engineering with a specialty focus in Control. Passion for programming with academic and practical experience. Has seven years of hands on work experience in the engineering field, specifically design, construction, inspection in FTTH and DTH networks and circuit board design and analysis.

Interested in pursuing a career as a Computer Systems or Electronic Engineer. Education

Codecademy, February 2018 – May 2018 Online

• Completed course: Introduction to Data Analysis

Universidad San Francisco de Quito, 2010-2016 Quito, Ecuador

• B.S. Electrical Engineering with concentration in Control

• Minor in Art History

Work Experience

Designer and Team Manager of Electrical, Electronic and Data Networks. January 2009-May 2016 Various provinces in Ecuador CNT.EP

• Fiber optic fusion splicing: termination and backbone

• Installation of aerial and ground fiber optic cables, and copper conductor cables.

• Circuit board testing and repair.

• Set up and testing of medium to high voltage networks

• Set up and testing of pabx (private automatic branch exchange), and switchboards

• Administrative and management duties

Professional and Academic Development

International Congress: "Hacking Medicine", Dec 11-13, 2016, Quito, Ecuador

• Student organizer and Participant

• Host: Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

ODN and FTTH Network Design, Construction and Inspection Course, Aug 2013, Quito, Ecuador

• Month-long continuing education class offered by the National Telecommunication Corporation (CNT) of Quito

• Role: student

International Congress: "Asia-Pacific Conference on Computer Aided System Engineering

(APCASE)", Aug 14-17, 2015, Quito, Ecuador

• In conjunction with IEEE Ecuadorian Section Technical Chapter and IEEE Computer Society

• Student organizer and participant

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Ecuadorian Chapter

• Member since 2015

Skills and Activities


• Beginner to intermediate level in: Python, SQL, JavaScript, LabView

• Advanced level in C++, MATLAB, PLC Programming


• Native Spanish speaker and fluent in English (verbal, written and reading comprehension) Community Development

• Tutor for Math, Physics and Literature at a local orphanage: 300 accumulated hours

• Design and construction of self-sustaining security cameras in a local area of Quito to prevent littering


Leadership and teamwork capabilities

Abundant practical and administrative experience in the telecommunications field Extensive hands on experience in implementing network protocols, circuit boards, cable splicing, fiber optic splicing


Mary Pappas

Diego Benítez, PhD

Luis Miguel Procel, PhD

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