TRONG P. TRAN, PE
**** *. ***** ***** ****, CA **865
ELECTRICAL ENGINEER / PROJECT ENGINEER
Accomplished, proactive engineer with significant experience in electrical design, testing, analysis, and project coordination. Possess extensive educational qualifications with Master's and Bachelor's degrees in Electrical Engineer, and an Electrical Professional Engineer certification. Recognized for strong adherence to safety, ability to work well as team member and leader, and exceptional work ethic. Proven technical, interpersonal communications, and training skills. Core competencies and professional strengths include:
Electrical Lighting System
Electrical Power System
Electrical Testing / Analysis
More than 10 years in the Electrical Power and Lighting System fields.
Project lead for multiple projects.
Develop, design, and build the electrical power system.
Develop, design, and build the electrical lighting system.
Develop, design, and build the control system.
Expert in NEC/IEEE codes, FEMA.
February 2018 – January 2020: Triad System International, Inc.
Senior Engineer Specialist
Performed retrofit C17 fleet in Mc Chord AFB including: upload, test, functional verify all Avionics and Flight Control LRUs (Line Replacement Unit).
Supported the team to test, repair, and replacement for C17 A/C team.
Developed the APDMC control & monitor console using the LabVIEW/Human Machine Interface (HMI)
Feb 2002 to Jan 2015 The Boeing Company, Airlift and Tanker Div., Long Beach, CA
Senior Engineer Specialist / Member of Technical Staff IV
Been as a lead and a Cost Account Management (CAM) to provide: Bill Of Estimate, Statement of Work, Project Objectives, Project Schedule, Cost savings, Project planning for projects.
Led, Supported and Provided technical evaluations to design teams in SRR (System Requirements Review), PDR (Preliminary Design Review), CDR (Critical Design Review), TRR (Test Readiness Review).
Designed low- and medium-voltage power distribution systems and PLC- and hardwired-based control systems.
Designed, and laid out, the lighting systems of the commercial buildings.
Maintained, and Supported vendors for installation of the low- and medium-voltage power distribution systems.
Knowledgeable in PLC programming, M/S Office 2007 (Word, Excel, Power Point), Orcad, Fortran, AutoCAD, Visio, SolidWorks, Catia, and C++.
Applied NEC/IEEE Codes and Title 24 calculations to projects.
Knowledgeable in automatic control of electrical power generation and distribution systems, including interpretation of relay ladder and PLC logic diagrams, fault analysis, protective relay coordination studies, and propose corrective actions.
Sept 1985 to Feb 2002 The Boeing Company, Space & Communication Div., Seal Beach, CA
Engineer Specialist / Member of Technical Staff III
Participated in the Integration teams to design and modify the power/wiring installation for X-37 Orbiter.
Designed, tested, and troubleshot the X-37 Electrical power Systems: switchboards, distribution, transmission, load calculations, transformers, wire sizing, wires/cables calculation and layout, ground/power distribution and panels, cable tray, conduit plan, and voltage drop calculations.
Designed, developed and tested Electrical Power system between the X-37 shuttle and its payloads.
Designed, developed, and built test sets for the GPS-IIF program, including: system, power, interface, and control.
Analyzed and evaluated the power technical data.
Designed, tested, and troubleshot the Space Shuttle Electrical Systems: switchboards, distribution, transmission, load calculations, transformers, wire sizing, wires/cables calculation and layout, ground/power distribution and panels, cable tray, conduit plan, and voltage drop calculations.
Sept 1979 to Sept 1985 Fluor Constructions and Engineering, Corporation, Irvine, CA
Senior Electrical Designer
Designed, laid out, and reviewed low- and medium-voltage power distribution systems for refineries in California, Alaska, Indonesia, Saudi Arabia including: power station, switchboards, panel boards, load calculations, transformers, wire sizing, wires/cables calculation and layout, conduits/trenches layout, ground/power distribution and panels, cable tray, conduit plan, and voltage drop calculations.
Designed, laid out, and reviewed the lighting plans for refinery plants in California, Alaska, Indonesia, Saudi Arabia including: cable-wiring layout, calculation, and selection, lighting distribution & calculation, bulb and fixtures selections, control stations and panels.
Designed, and laid out the electrical power, lighting, and control systems using the CAD software.
Designed, laid out the electrical systems in CAD including: floor-plan layout, one-line diagram, components, control panels, controllers…
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
California State University Long Beach, California
Master of Science in Control System / RF Communication
California State University Long Beach, California
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND PUBLICATION
Registered Professional Engineer in Electrical State of California, License #E13506