Design and Certification Engineer September 2008 to CurrentStress Jet Aviation Bizjet International Jamco America Applied Engineering Ltd Midcoast Aviation － Santa Maria Englewood Cahokia Tulsa Little Rock Everett Wilmington, CA CO IL OK AR WA OH
Registered professional engineer with three Masters Degrees in Business Administration, Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science.
Background includes successes in power generation, aviation technology, manufacturing, consulting engineering, control system design, wiring design, and software engineering.
Extensive experience in design, installation, and trouble shooting of engineering systems and software packages.
ASME Senior Level Certification in GD&T.
Six Sigma Green Belt certification.
Various Short and Long Term Contract Positions at: Dassault Aircraft Services STC ODA in Wilmington DE, Zodiac Aerospace Performed stress analysis of various aircraft components and system installations using hand calculation, Femap, NEi/NX Nastran and Solidworks in support of certification of major alterations and STCs.
Prepared documentation such as PSCP, ICA, RFC, etc.
in support of STC projects for ODA.
Performed stress analysis of primary structures for various structural repairs in support of the MRO operations.
Wrote VBA program for Excel, MS word, AutoCAD and Femap.
Programs include creating a whiffletree for testing of the monuments in Femap which reduced whiffletree design time from weeks to hours.
Exporting output data from Femap into Excel and validating the output.
Extracting interface loads for the monuments.
Automating the calculation of the stiffness data for airplane floor at seat locations eliminating the need for running Femap manually multiple times at each location, and other utilities used by stress engineers.
Utilized CATIA in Enovia environment to prepare solid model and design drawings for manufacturing.
Participated in certification static testing of aircraft interior monuments.
Installation of ADS-B and Honeywell JetWaveTM system on variety of airplanes.
Establishing FAA approved allowables of structural attachments such as fasteners, composite panels, etc.
Familiar with CFR 14 Parts 23, 25, 27, 29, 91, 121 and 135.
Worked with software such as Catia, Solidwork, Autocad, Teamcenter, SmarTeam, Femap, Patran, Nastran, Matlab, MS Office, etc.
Senior Engineer September 2004 to September 2008Belcan Corporation － Cincinnati, OH
Worked on structural MRB, stress analysis, fatigue analysis, manufacturing support, and field support for General Electric Aircraft Engines (GE90, CF6, LM2500, LM6000, LMS100 family of engines).
Performed hand calculations and Finite Element Analysis for turbine and compressor components.
Developed VBA computer programs to validate conformity of the manufactured parts with the drawings.
Developed VBA program in Excel to simulate the piping system and valve selection.
Worked on packaging Rolls Royce gas turbines for power generation applications.
C++ and Perl programming for FADEC Test System for GE Aircraft engines Designed test rigs for gas turbine.
Chief Engineer January 2003 to January 2004Applied Engineering Ltd － Wilmington, Ohio
Performed design and stress and fatigue analysis of various aircraft component and system installations.
Worked closely with FAA DER on Parts 23 and 25 aircraft.
Lead Software Engineer January 2002 to January 2003The Gem City Engineering Co － Dayton, Ohio
Lead a team of three software engineers.
Analyzed, designed and implemented a distributed control system using Microsoft DCOM technology and C++ with Microsoft Visual Studio for a state of the art newly developed manufacturing tool for IBM (Hitachi).
The tool consisted of National Instrument Analog DAQ cards, Epson robot, motion controllers, and I/O racks with connectivity to a mainframe database.
Senior Software Engineer January 2001 to January 2002
January 2001 to January 2002Miamisburg, Ohio
Developed web-based applications using C++, HTML and Java Script.
Performed OOAD for adding new capabilities to the product and performance improvement.
Reduced application response time approximately 95% (470 seconds to 24 seconds).
Software Engineer II January 1998 to January 2001Structural Dynamic Research Corp
January 1997 to January 2001SDRC － Milford, Ohio
The makers of the award winning CAD/CAM/CAE software (Ideas).
SDRC is now UG a subsidiary of Siemens.
Designed and developed software in C and C++ using Object Oriented Analysis and design methodology through use of UML and case tools.
Developed GUI for product, adding new functionality, ease of use, and immediate graphical feedback to users.
Solved problems and performance issues with the product.
Product Development Engineer January 1997 to January 1998
Integrated the product (Ideas) with third party software on a variety of platforms.
Developed Test Plans for new projects to ensure meeting of all requirements and deadlines.
Assured quality of software through regression testing, debugging and tool maintenance.
Plant Support Engineer January 1995 to January 1997Lancaster Colony － Leesburg, Ohio
Designed, installed and integrated system for robotics packaging unit to detect and flag defective packages.
Developed systems for automatic cleaning of the manufacturing lines.
Design and installation of cooling systems, venting systems, deaeration system, etc.
Designed and installed control panels, wiring, instrumentations, and piping systems.
Developed programs for PLCs and integrated them with computerized control system for robots.
Developed ladder logic for Siemens and Allen Bradly PLCs for process control.
Design Engineer January 1991 to January 1995French Oil Mill Machinery Co － Piqua, Ohio
Designed the complete chemical process for the turn-key solvent extraction plants, consisting of boilers, heat exchangers, reactors, desolventizers, cooling towers, pumps and compressors, piping systems, etc.
Designed and developed piping and instrumentation diagrams, wiring diagrams, control systems, MCC, and PLC programs.
Developed Ladder Logic diagrams for the plant control.
Commissioned and started new plants.
Mechanical Engineer January 1989 to January 1991Belcan Engineering Services, Inc － Cincinnati, Ohio
Designed Chemical Processes and HVAC for pharmaceutical industry.
Designed refrigeration systems, piping systems, clean rooms, and systems containing cooling towers, boilers, chillers, chemical reactors, pumps, compressors, heat exchangers, fans, ducting, control valves, steam air ejectors, steam traps, filters, cyclones, etc.
Mechanical Engineer January 1979 to January 1989Tavanir Inc
Overhaul and maintenance of fossil fuel power plants.
Turbine and generator overhaul Worked on Steam Turbines of various manufacturers such as GE, GEC, Westinghouse, Brown Bovery, Kraftwerk Union, Skoda, Alstom and Fincantieri.
Heat and energy balance calculations.
Refurbishment and enhancement projects to improve the performance of power plants.
Troubleshooting of the equipment used in power plants such as turbines, boilers, heat exchangers, pumps, condensers, boiler's induced and forced draft fans, regenerative air heaters, control valves, stop valve, etc.
Six Sigma Green Belt certification : 2009Villanova Online University
MBA : 2008Xavier University － Cincinnati, Ohio
MS : Mechanical Engineering, 2002Mechanical Engineering
MS : Computer Science, 1997Wright State University － Dayton, OhioComputer Science
BS/MS : Mechanical EngineeringPahalvi University － Shiraz, IranMechanical Engineering
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