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Automation engineer

Dubai, Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
December 04, 2019

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Nagalingam Dhiveya

Tel. +971-*********, UAE.


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Professional Summary

Highly-Intelligent PLC Programmer and SCADA designer with extensive knowledge of programmable logic controllers and their functions. Focused Automation Engineer with over five years of experience in diverse manufacturing and production environments. Background in Railway, maritime/oil, water treatment plants product manufacturing and quality assurance with focus on meeting production customer service and quality goals.


AKKA Technologies Middle East DMCC, Dubai

Consultant Engineer May 2019 – Present

Project handled:

Project Title: ROUTE 2020 ( EXPO 2020)

Client : Road and Transport Authority(RTA), Dubai

System : Extension of Redline- Dubai Metro

Responsibilities: Responsible for the HMI development, configuration, testing of new Station Layouts.

Programming Tool: Thales SCADAsoft

Roles & Responsibilities:

Perform all the software activities required to develop, verify and manage the change requests for the HMI.

Ensure that the design of the software architecture and interfaces for the HMI component to meet functional and performances requirements

Perform testing software functional, design and quality requirements for the HMI components.

Lead its own Software activities on time and quality requirements as per Software Development Plan.

Assist OCS Manager to maintain and improve in-house software modules.

Provide support to Integration and Test team

Willowglen Services Pte Ltd, Singapore

Project Engineer September 2017 – December 2018

Projects handled:

Project title: Process Upgrading at Choa Chu Kang Waterworks Contract 2 - Ozone And Biologically Activated Carbon Facilities and Civil Works Client : Public Utility Board (PUB) is Singaporean statutory board of the Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources

System : Plant Process Upgrade for PLC and SCADA System. Responsibilities: Responsible for the PLC Programming using Schneider M580 hot standby redundant PLC controllers and establish plant wide redundant Fiber Optic Network, project Management, support and implementation of PLC, SCADA(Ignition) systems.

Programming Tool: Schneider M580, Unity Pro V12.0,HMI/SCADA -Ignition Roles & Responsibilities:

To assist the Project Manager in expediting the day-to-day operation of project management

Responsible for the project Management, support and implementation of projects of Willowglen involving RTU, PLC, SCADA systems

System Architecture design and Develops PLC Programming on control system for automated assembly systems

Nagalingam Dhiveya

Tel. +971-*********, UAE.


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Communicates with all internal levels including customers and contractors to clarify technical issues.

Onsite installations and commissioning co-ordination. Planning of project schedule to meet EIC delivery.

Co-ordinate with other disciplines,executes the project efficiency in order to meet schedule.

Project budgeting, cost control and Quality Control. System drawing preparation using AutoCAD tool.

To command and execute Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) in accordance to the requirements set out in the Vendor' Tender Document.

Achieve Individual instrument point to point check,Sequence test, Plant proving and troubleshooting.

To compile and provide all the samples, catalogues, method of statements, risk assessments, layout details, design drawings, Operational & Manual and As-Built drawings for Consultant's and Architect's review and approval.

Nordic Flow Control Pte Ltd, Singapore

Software Engineer February 2015 – August 2017

Projects handled:

Bumi Ali FPSO, Bumi Armada- software development-SCADA AB-Factory talk View.

KSM H389- Ice Class Multipurpose Vessel, Keppel Sing Marine-software development PLC(GE PME-Maxon hot Redundancy),SCADA(Cimplicity), Swiber TGS system

B362, Keppel Fels, H103 FPSO, Keppel Sing Marine, LIBRA -AMS, Jurong Shipyard. Roles & Responsibilities:

Program PLC and design SCADA on real time control system for automated assembly systems like Valve remote control system (VRCS), Tank gauging system (TGS), Anti-heeling system

(AHS), Alarm monitoring System (AMS)

Develop Human machine Interface (HMI) using commercially available industrial products, SCADA nodes or custom GUI’s

Design & Debugging PLC programs and SCADA during system integration stage and perform Internal Factory Assessment Test (IFAT)Third party control configuration using communication protocols like Modbus TCP\IP, Modbus RTU, PROFINET

Troubleshoot via remote sessions and ensure effective customer service relationship is attained.

Programming Tool: Allen Bradley, GE Fanuc, Siemens, ABB, Wago.

HMI/SCADA configuration and programming using Rockwell FactoryTalk View, GE iFix/Cimplicity, Iconics, Siemens WinCC, Proface.

Technocrat AutomationPvt Ltd, India

Software Engineer-Intern March 2014 - January 2015 Projects handled:

HMI development & Ladder logic development on Conveyor –Cargo handling System, Boiler Plant control system, complex car parking system.

Roles & Responsibilities:

Deep understanding of PLC Programming ladder logic & all aspects of inputs, outputs of the system. Perform efficiency testing to ensure all systems are running at their peak

Drafted working drawings wiring diagrams wiring connection specifications or cross-sections of cabling as required for instructions to installation crew.

Prepare FDS and maintenance and repair manual on the control system. Nagalingam Dhiveya

Tel. +971-*********, UAE.


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Researched and implemented new technologies and thus optimized operations by 10%

Programming Tool: Allen Bradley, GE Fanuc, Siemens, Keyence and Omron. Education

Advanced Diploma in Industrial Automation September 2013 – February 2014 Technocrat Automation Research Center, India

Bachelors, Electronics and communication Engineering August 2009 – May 2013 Anna University,India


TIA Portal SIMATIC Programming-SIEMENS 2016(Siemens 1500 PLC)

Programming in C – NIIT 2011

Object Oriented Programming Using C++ - NIIT 2011

Data structure and Algorithm – NIIT 2011

Advance EXCEL Course.

Additional Information:

Languages: English, Tamil, Chinese (conversational-intermediate level) Software skills: Labview, Matlab/simulink, MsOffice package, AUTO CAD 2018, Arduino. Volunteering: Software Engineer for Engineering Good Organization. Project done on Customized Bowling Ramp for Special Students with Cerebral Palsy in Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore.

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