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Mechanical Engineering

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
October 11, 2016

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Shankha Paul U.S. Citizen 248-***-****

Permanent Address Current Address 8834 161st St. Apt 3E 274 Lexington Ave. Apt 1

Jamaica, New York 11432 Buffalo, New York 14222

Young graduate relocating to Philadelphia, PA in January 2017 and seeking mechanical engineering opportunities with a company that promotes individual growth, learning and teamwork.


University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Graduated: May 2016

Technical GPA 3.17/4.0

Passed the Fundamental of Engineering Mechanical Exam (EIT pending) September 2016


UB Engineering Intramurals (Reverse Engineering Project). Extracurricular. November 2015- August 2016

• Reverse engineered a printer with a group then a vacuum cleaner individually following

procedure from Product Design: Techniques in Reverse Engineering and New Product Development.

• Tested functionality of products for possible room for improvement.

• Documented manufacturing processes and Bill of Materials for all parts.

• Created CAD models of individual part on Solid Works.

• Created Functional Model of product for energy flow and record how each part plays an overall role.

• Proposed modifications for more efficient performance.

Solar Power Chicken Wing Cooker (Senior Design). Spring 2016

• Group project to create a cooker powered by solar energy from brainstorming to prototyping.

• Responsible for customer surveying and creating a House of Quality to figure out the best features for design.

• Conducted an ethnographic study to observe customer activities involving cooking products for better understanding.

• Involved in the conceptual design and prototyping phases.


Bert’s Bikes & Fitness Buffalo, NY

Sales Representative August 2016- Present

Subway Bellmore, NY

Cashier/ Sandwich Artist June 2012- January 2015

College Pro Painters Buffalo, NY

Painter June 2014- August 2014


Sigma Tau Gamma Fraternity, Epsilon Pi Chapter January 2013- May 2016

Executive Vice President (Fall 2014) & New Member Educator (Spring 2015)

•Promoted a positive fraternity image on campus though various philanthropy and community service events such as Relay for Life, where we raised $1,100. In recognition, we achieved runner up for “Most Improved Chapter” at the fraternity's national conference.

•Educated the new associate members on the culture and values of the fraternity and monitor their academic progress by mandating library hours to reach academic standards set by the university for Greek organizations.

Cleaning up the Heights January 2013- May 2016


•Improved community relations by participating in a bi-weekly event to clean the surrounding neighborhood.

Habitat for Humanity January 2013- May 2016


•Implemented building schemes in the development of two houses in the University Heights to improve the quality of the local community each semester as a member.


Design Programs: SolidWorks, Creo Parametric & Simulate, AutoCAD

Programming Language: MatLab, C++

Applications: Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

Language: English (Fluent), Bengali (Fluent)

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