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Electrical Engineer

San Jose, CA
March 11, 2019

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Sau Van Vo *** Perkins Court San Jose, California Cell408-***-****

Objective: Electrical Engineer.

Seeking a challenging position utilizing my electrical, computer (software) and manufacturing engineering skills.

Comfortable in working under pressure while communicating with others.

Cheerfully work long hours when required to meet critical project deadlines.

Work well in team situations and as an individual contributor.

Interested in developing additional skills for professional growth.

Professional Skills:

Windows XP, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, C, Tango, Auto-CAD, Tango, P-CAD, OR-CAD.

Experiences with DVM, VOM, Oscilloscope, Logic analyzer, Frequency counter, Voltage generators, Temperature meter, Ammeter, PLC-Ladder Logic.

Work Experience:

Bentek Corporation, 1991 Senter road, San Jose, CA 95112. 10/2010 to 12/13/18.

Senior Electrical Engineer.

Designed AC/DC High Voltage/Current Combiner, Re-combiner box for solar application.

Designed AFCI controller and interface P.C.B.

Familiar with DSPs, Micro-controller.

Designed interface PCB to interface to PLC and current sensor, door switch, temperature sensor, light, control switch, fan, dc motor.

Familiar with communication such as Can bus, RS232, RS485, Ethernet.

Familiar with high power gate driver and switching power supply.

PCB layout, check print, built proto-type PCB, test, debug.

Designed cable spool controller.

Designed AC/DC distribution enclosure.

Designed test fixture to test PCB & cable.

Designed cables harness.

Created manufacturing process instruction for new and exisiting designs.

Created BOM, new-part, request and ECO for production release.

Supported document control in CEO implementation.

Disposition and root cause investigation of non-conforming material.

Created Electrical schematic and drawing.

Written procedure and thermos test plan.

Evaluate components.

Designed, built, tested, debugged prototype.

Conduct thermos test for liability product.

Trained and helped production to test and trouble shoot from P.C.B thru system.

Work with ETL,UL,TUV for product certification.

Communicate cross departments.

LinTelle Engineering, 380 Elpueblo Drive, Scotts Valley, CA 995066. 03/2010 – 09/2010

Senior Electrical Engineer.

Communicated with customer’s engineering to define requirements.

Integrated PLC and electronics controller.

Generated I/O list.

AC/DC distribution Designed enclosure.

Generated parts, cables, specs sheet.

Designed cables.

Created Electrical schematic.

Created bill of material.

Created components and panel layout.

Instructed technician test and Trouble-shooting.

Supported sales and marketing for quotation.

Communicate with cross departments.

Ultra Clean Technology, 26462 Corporate Ave, Hayward, CA 94545 08/2004 – 12/2008

Senior Electrical Engineer.

Experience with LAM Cleaner and AVIZA CVD System.

Communicated with Lam engineering to define requirements.

Generated parts, cables, specs sheet

Designed cables for JIT Frame.

Created system interconnect drawing.

Created tabulated Bill of Material.

Created cable routing drawings for manufacturing.

System trouble-shooting at Lam.

Experience with AMAT A/C-D/C Distribution

Meeting and Communication with engineer at Amat.

Evaluated electrical components for functionality & lower price.

Created electrical wiring diagram.

Created bill of material.

Trained technician to build A/C- D/C Distribution box on-site.

Experience with AVIZA CVD system

Meeting and Communication with engineer at Aviza.

Design cable assembly base on system I/O List.

Power and signals distribution entire system.

T/C control


Create system schematics.

Generate parts/cable specs sheet.

Experience with UCT design project

Designed electrical interface P.C.B.

Integrated PLC Controller.

Wrote PLC and HMI Program.

Built prototype, debugged and tested.

Created specs-sheets and Bill of Material.

Created schematics, cable assembly drawing.

Interface with Manufacturing & QA departments.

Helped test engineer and technician with trouble shooting.

Supported sales and marketing for quotation.

Digital Flow Controls, 3406 Water Man Ct, San Jose, CA 95127 01/2003 - 06/2004

Senior Electrical Engineer/Co-founder.

Developed electrical system controller.

Designed digital analog micro-chip controller.

Designed switching power supply.

Motion control.

Servo control.

Integrated PLC and HMI.

Wrote PLC and HMI Program.

Evaluated parts and created spec. sheets.

Create schematic, cable harness, wiring diagram, Bill of Material.

Order parts, wrote procedures and instructions.

Built, tested, and debugged prototypes.

Run Demo.

System Chemistry, Submicron, B.O.C Edwards, 10/1988 – 10/2002

3901 Burton Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95054

Senior Electrical Engineer/team leader.

Experience with chemical delivery/mixer/tool Interface.

Chemical blending, slurry blending, valve box management, water heat exchanger Waste-water treatment.

Developed electrical system controller.

Digital/Analog interface P.C.B.

A.C - D/C Distribution Box.

Micro-chip controller P.C.B.

Familiar with SPI, can bus,Ethernet.

Integrated PLC, HMI controller.

Wrote PLC/HMI program.

Created specs-sheets & Bill of Material.

Built, tested, debugged proto-type.

Built test fixture for testing P.C.B.

Created schematic, cable harness & wiring diagrams.

Wrote ECO, procedure.

Selected, evaluated active/passive components, instruments.

Set up Hi-Pot, Earth ground test.

Familiar with EMI, UL, CE, semi standard.

Help technician, field service with trouble shooting.

Laid out thru-hole and surface mount P.C.B.

Directed/helped others engineer.

Supported sales and marketing for quotation.

Silicon Valley Group, 541 E. Trimble Rd, San Jose, CA 95131 12/1983 – 10/1988

Test Engineer

Experience with track equipment and CVD System

Developer, photolithography, scrubber, spin coater, edge grinder, vaporizer, diffusion furnaces.

Designed tested fixture to test P.C box cables harness.

Built, tested, and debugged test fixture.

Designed digital, analog circuitries P.C.B for test fixture.

Wrote schematic, ECR procedure.

Recorded failure to feedback to design engineer.

Instructed technician to test, trouble-shoot from components level to P.C.B thru system.

Communicated with vendor for out sourcing.

Communicate with cross departments.

Helped field services to solve problems in the field.

Education & Intellectual Properties: BS Computer Science, AICS, Birmingham, Alabama Worked 3 courses toward on master. Test Design Engineer, Micro-Polytech Institute, Sunny valve, CA Electronics System Technician, Micro-Polytech Institute. Sunny valve, CA

U.S. Patent Issued: 6,616,014 Point of Use Precision liquid mixing apparatus and method. A system apparatus and method providing a consistent liquid mixture according to a programmable recipe at a point of use.

U.S. Patent is pending: Cable spool controller.

Professional References:

Roger Tran 925-***-**** Email: Lou Marzano 510-***-****. Email: Rob Hannum 650-***-****. Email:

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