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Software Development, Electrical, Project Engineer EIT

Toronto, ON, Canada
November 18, 2018

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Mohammad Rahman (Rafi)

North York, ON, M*K*E*

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Career Summary

Recent Master of Engineering graduate with a strong focus in software development, quality assurance and automation.

Experienced in agile methodology of SDLC from design to implementation that meets functional requirements.

Experienced in OOP, developing, testing and debugging code with knowledge of threading and TCP/IP programming.

Software & Hardware Skills

C, C++, Python, Java: Wrote scripts to analyze data, evaluate system performance, optimize solutions & implement functionalities.

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JSON, REST API, Flask: Developed web applications for school and personal projects.

MATLAB: Simulated Automotive Engine Controller, Antenna System and Load Flow Studies. Tuned various PID systems.

VHDL, Verilog: Simulated ALU in FPGA Board including pipelining.

EMPro, IntelliSuite: Simulated Micro-chip. Designed and Simulated Electrostatic Comb Actuator.

ADS, Cadence: Designed and Simulated Fully Differential Amplifier and Phase Locked Loop using CMOS 65nm transistors.

MS Office Suite: Proficient in Word, Excel, Power-Point, Database Design, Report Generation & Creation, WBS.

Technologies: AWS/ Hadoop/ VMware/ MySQL/ Adobe/ AutoCAD/ Linux/ Shell Scripts/ UML/ OSI


Commissioning Engineer Sep 2014 – Aug 2015

Siemens Canada Oakville, ON

Configured and programmed RTUs (Siemens, GE, SEL Relays) and network switches for SCADA system.

Assisted in developing SCADA HMI/GUI using Siemens software such as SIMATIC SICAM PAS, WinCC and DIGSI.

Good understanding of automation system, network architecture & communication protocols – IEC61850, Modbus, DNP3.

Created and executed manual tests to ensure the system conforms to customer requirements and standards.

Verified and validated test plan, test reports, signal lists, schematic drawings and functional design specifications.

Provided technical support to on-site team members and customers regarding system integration and operation.

Assembled devices in panels and tested electrical and communication wirings with multi-meter and programs.

Project Specialist Apr 2014 – Sep 2014

Hydro One Toronto, ON

Provided requirement analysis, risk assessment, scheduling and support for a 1.2MWh Energy Storage Project ($8M)

Made weekly site-visit to Electrovaya’s plant for inspection and carrying out test plan for internal audit purposes.

Conducted bi-weekly meeting with internal and external stakeholders and reported on the status of the project.

Defined clear targets and objectives and communicated them to other team members.

Research Associate Sep 2010 – Aug 2013

University of Windsor Windsor, ON

Simulated a cruise control system that maintains a constant 2400 RPM on various terrain using MATLAB.

Assisted M.Sc. students with their research work including AC-DC machines and storage technology.

Completed exhaustive research on NFC technology to provide security features in everyday applications.

Software Intern Jan 2012 – Apr 2012

Hydro One Toronto, ON

Developed programs in VBA to collect and analyze 100 years of weather data from Environment Canada website.

Verified data accuracy by comparing data with CSA standard to update design criteria for transmission towers.

Performed Digitization of Transmission Line profiles using PLS CADD and prepared technical document.


Master of Engineering – Computer Sep 2016 – Nov 2018

University of Toronto Toronto, ON

GPA: 3.6

Courses: Power System Optimization/ Intelligent Robots/ Product Development/ Project Management/ Power Flow Modelling/ Financial Engineering/ Cloud Computing/ FPGA Architecture/ Advanced Mobile Interface


a) Developed a web application using AWS technologies that can resize its worker pool based on user demand.

b) Developed a CAD tool to compare efficiency of various RAM structures and wire-lengths in FPGA board.

c) Developed an iOS App that uses deep neural network (CNN) to classify automobiles and display car details.

d) Optimized the efficiency of an office building’s HVAC system by 20% using deep neural network (RNN).

Bachelor of Applied Science – Electrical Sep 2009 – Oct 2013

University of Windsor Windsor, ON

Minor: Mathematics

GPA: 92%

Capstone Project: Developed an Indoor Positioning System (IPS) in an Android platform that uses client-server communication, external database system, and a location positioning algorithm.

Courses: Electric Circuits/ Electronics/ Control System/ AC-DC Machines/ Power Systems/ Power Electronics/ Analog Circuit Design/ RF Circuit Design/ Automotive Electronics/ Embedded Systems/ Software Systems


Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) - #92625383

Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) - #100214116

Board of Governor’s Medal - 2013

Dean’s List - 2010-2013

President’s Honor Roll - 2010-2013

Outstanding Scholarship Award ($24,000)

Golden Key International Honor Society


Software Development

Root Cause Analysis

Testing & Troubleshooting


Research and Strategy

Requirement Analysis

Solution Architect

System Engineering

Project Management

Time Management

Team Leadership

Tactical Execution


Club Member/ Bangladesh Student Association of Windsor – BSAW, Windsor, ON 2010 – 2014

Social Service/ Muslim Student Association – MSA, Windsor, ON 2010 – 2013

Varsity Member/ Scholastica School Cricket - Dhaka, Bangladesh 2004 – 2007

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