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State University Product Development

Edmonds, WA
April 19, 2016

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****N ***rd St, Shoreline, Washington


Mechanical Engineer


* ***** ** ********** ** manufacturing industry.

Masters of science in mechanical engineering from Washington state university.

Experience in Communicating effectively and professionally with customers.

Experience on checking manufacturability of the design.

Experience in quality control(SPC), consistency and use of good design practices across engineering practice and products.

Familiar with cost, berate and benefit analysis.

Familiar with material selections.

Hands on experience in all phase of product development.

Experience in developing and implementing production and tooling methodologies’.

Familiar with the supply chain and experienced in making contact with outsourced supplier.

Hands on experience in all phase of product development, electronic test equipment, generation and building of prototypes.

Experience with SPEED for BOM (bill of materials) creation/Issue resolution.

Utilize Solid Works, AutoCAD modeling, Pro E, and CATIA V5 to produce high quality product for our clients.

Structural analysis of Metal structure, structural sizing, finite element models/simulations (NASTRAN/PATRAN, ABAQUS, etc)

Verified that mechanical detail, assembly, installation drawings and layout are in compliance with customer requirements, company standards and industry regulations.

Checked and ensured the accuracy of all drawing views, sections, dimensions, tolerances, part numbers callouts, cross references, notes, bills of material / part lists, layers and maintained configuration management design requirements.

Conferred with design personnel to resolve design problems.

Ensured quality, consistency and use of good design practices across engineering drawings and documents.

Demonstrated advanced skills in operating equipment and machines including CNC machines, cutting machines and hydraulic presses for the fabrication of mechanical components.

Familiar with system design with and selection of electric motors, actuators, springs, gears, bearings, fasteners.


Phyton, Java, Matlab, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Catia V5, AutoCAD, Solid works, Nastran/Patran, Abaques, Machine design, Project management.


Washington State University Dec 2014 – Present

Role: Teaching assistance.


I worked as teaching assistance for machine design, heat transfer, mechatronics and internal combustions classes.


Manage and assist students on their senior projects.

Perform laboratory research.

Prepare presentation for lectures.

Deliver lectures.

Assist faculty members with classroom instruction, exams, record keeping and miscellaneous


Mesfin engineering, Ethiopia Apr 2011– Aug 2014

Role: Manufacture and design engineer


Mesfin Industrial Engineering is an ISO 9001:2016 certified company from the British Standards Institution (BSI).


Responsible on verifying the manufacturability of the product using solid works.

Responsible in participating in all product development stages.

Responsible for cost analysis and provide reports on benefit analysis of our product vs competitor to ensure profitability.

Supported the production as well as the manufacturing teams in order to ensure that the final product was made based on specification and standards.

Worked with global suppliers in order to produce the best product at the best rates for our manufacturing units

Responsible on working with Quality control teams to ensure the quality of the product

Interpreted customer requirements to design, layout, and analyze system components, and test fixtures using CAD, Solid Works Software.

Responsible on creating and checking bill of materials.

Performs detail design development and modification of system installations.

Supports team in performing spatial integration at system or component level and modification of mechanisms/landing gear/ordinance systems.

Assists in preparing technical documents for mechanical components and systems.

Assists in supporting proposal preparation and new business development efforts.

Performs structural analysis using well defined analysis tools to validate and verify systems and components to meet requirements and specifications.

Developing repair schemes and procedures for aircraft structures (metallic and composite structures).

Provide day to day technical support to maintenance division.

As Team Leader:

Prepared Weekly Status Reports and Timesheets.

Coordinated with High- Level Managers to prioritize the work.

Coordinated with the onsite and offshore team.

Monitored progress on tasks and status of deliverables.

Participated in all status review meetings.


MSc (Master of Science in Mechanical engineering at Washington State university)


Delivered first solo project, worth $270000 and Received follow up order worth $400000 two months later, and the largest order from that customer.

I was able to improve the overall process using advanced computational and FEA method for all of our product line and saved our group a lot of time and reduced the overall error margin by 25%.

Took over as project lead for a 6-month long project, from determining requirements to customer source inspection, delivery and Created overall documents to keep track of company engineering and fabrication resources.

Named “Employee of the Year” 2 times for superior innovation, contributions, and leadership.

Graduated with honors in both bachelor and master program.

Washington state university scholarship recipient.

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