Principal Electrical Engineer Resume Samples

A Principal Electrical Engineer typically oversees all electrical-related building and design projects within the organization, and as well oversee the junior engineers. The job description and duties listed on the Principal Electrical Engineer Resume include – inspecting and reviewing the done work, noting needed corrections or adjustments; performing cost forecasting, projections, and estimations; providing clients with an accurate assessment of costs; managing all aspects of electrical engineering projects from beginning phases until completion; developing policies and procedures for the use of created products; developing, designing and testing electrical devices; and making hiring decisions.

Those seeking to shine in this field should denote on the resume the following skills and abilities – experience in using and learning required software; knowledge of applicable codes related to electronic engineering; proficiency in design and calculation software, and licensed as a professional engineer. A bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering degree from an accredited school and relevant work experience is needed for this post.

 

Principal Electrical Engineer Resume example

Principal Electrical Engineer Resume

Headline : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Multitasking, Management.

Description :

    1. Accompanied the proposals are staffing recommendations, the scope of work, schedule, cost analysis, risks, and benefit analyses.
    2. Provided Leadership for reformatting the way engineering & construction requests from the clients are managed by the Engineering and Project Management Groups.
    3. Provided the leadership for the Arc-Flash Study program at the site which determined arc-flash values, and hence the personal protection equipment, at the power generators and continuing through to the power distribution & transformation, the switchgear, the motor control centers, and finally to the lighting panelboards.
    4. Improved the way we handle our lines of communication between our company and the clients and have established new and more formal lines of communication with the Construction and Operations Departments.
    5. Fostered an easy-access relationship with site construction engineers and project managers to be able to provide technical & supervisory mentoring on an as-requested basis.
    6. Developed scope, costing, and schedule for Critical Infrastructure Upgrades for FY2009 and FY2010 for the Site.
    7. Facilitated streamlined documentation processes and technical drawing gaps by parallel execution methods without violating checking or oversight guidelines.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Principal Electrical Engineer Resume

Headline : Challenging opportunity with an industry leading company to increase product profit margins through design improvements, procurement best practices including product specification reviews to reduce overall product costs.

Skills : In AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, Communication.

Description :

    1. Presented findings to upper management and the customer, who based upon those findings, approved or disapproved the release of the project to the field.
    2. Contributed and supported the prototype and product fabrication, testing, verification, debugging, design reviews, and certification at Underwriters Laboratory Inc.
    3. Led a group of Electrical engineers and technicians.
    4. Designed system specs, concepts, electrical diagrams, schematics, technical documents, and test plans.
    5. Collaborated with the other team members in marketing, mechanical, PCBs, software and firmware design, procurement.
    6. Analyzed and qualified new components and COTs.
    7. Designed embedded hardware and software in C and assembly for highly specialized sensors.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS


Principal Electrical Engineer Resume

Objective : Seeking an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : DOORS, SPICE, AutoCAD, RS-232, RS-485, Ethernet 802.3, MIL-STD-1553, GNU Octave.

Description :

    1. Responsible engineer, in-flight vehicle battery systems: provided subject matter expertise on the use of, the performance of, and reliability of in-flight vehicle battery systems.
    2. Consulted with vehicle projects on electrical power requirements and battery systems usage provided problem analysis and solutions as needed.
    3. Provided consistent subject matter expertise, project teams were able to concentrate on other project priorities to meet performance requirements and maintain schedule.
    4. Coached project teams on critical project data reviews, component, and system-level testing.
    5. Performed full flight readiness reviews.
    6. Performed in-depth analysis for troubled projects.
    7. Looked for relevant system and component anomalies and provided to the projects a resolution plan.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
G.E.D

Principal Electrical Engineer Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Account Management Specialist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Component R&D, Failure Analysis.

Description :

    1. Led a major redesign project with the accelerometer supplier that resulted in annual savings of $3 million/year in component procurement cost for Boston Scientific.
    2. Worked with Technology Development and Product Development core teams to qualify the wireless RF components/assemblies for use in wireless implantable products in ISM/SRD/MICS bands.
    3. Worked with suppliers to develop leading-edge components or technologies and improve quality.
    4. Led or was actively involved in various cross-functional teams to address and improve manufacturing quality as well as reliability concerns from the field.
    5. Gained valuable expertise in different technologies, including sensors and RF, by getting involved in R&D activities with suppliers.
    6. Discovered and failure analyzed two significant issues (BGA delamination and shorting of internal register fuses) during qualification of a 60-million-transistor Digital SOC BGA.
    7. Fixed at the IC and packaging suppliers eliminated the problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Principal Electrical Engineer Resume

Objective : Detail-oriented, hands-on Hardware Design Engineer with a diverse background in Ground Systems integration/installation, and custom digital Hardware Design (FPGA, Circuit Card, Box Level) for harsh environments. Recent work with Virtual Networks with SDN Controllers. Ethernet/ATM Network configurations.

Skills : Auto CAD, 2007 SAP 2000 Microsoft Office, 2007.

Description :

    1. Performed field upgrades for data processing ground system's Cisco router - added new routes and ACLs for the site to be able to link to additional systems.
    2. Upgraded SW on site's KG-250s and updated configurations for links to new airborne sensors.
    3. Supported initial flight tests to validate the implementation.
    4. Trained site support personnel on new features.
    5. Successfully completed flight tests on schedule.
    6. Led HW Design Engineer for multiple field site installations.
    7. Included Site Surveys, physical layouts, rack stack-ups and SWAP, fiber and copper cable runs, material procurement, shipping logistics, and documentation for customer review boards.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Principal Electrical Engineer Resume

Summary : Over 18 years of experience in electrical engineering, analog, and digital circuit design, PCB layout design, aerospace, defense, motion control, switching and linear power supplies design, sensor design, medical device, product development, process improvement, mentoring, and developing talent, staff leadership, testing, documentation, and analysis.

Skills : SDN Controllers, Communication, Management.

Description :

    1. Successfully led and executed engineering work of various complexities for Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) medical device.
    2. LVAD utilized an implanted centrifugal blood pump as a bridge to cardiac transplantation in patients who are at risk of left ventricular heart failure.
    3. Developed and applied advanced engineering theories, methods, and research techniques in the investigation and solution of complex technical problems of LVAD products, including schematic design, layout design, modeling, simulation, and signal integrity, along with hands-on lab troubleshooting and rapid prototyping, resulting in the complete elimination of field failure returns.
    4. Interacted with our customers on a consistent basis to meet tasks and expectations.
    5. Achieved accurate and robust designs, including phase drive bridges, power MOSFETs driving inductive loads and curve tracing, Back-EMF and speed control circuits of the dual stator (six phases) centrifugal blood pump, along with distributed power supplies using power modules converters with integrated shielded inductors, SMBus Real-Time Clock (RTC) circuit for timekeeping when LVAD is powered off, and power-loss alarm circuitry with a safe battery pack charging solutions.
    6. Significantly improved LVAD products safety insulation up to 5KV RMS of isolation with 8.0mm of creepage distances and air clearances for defibrillation protection.
    7. Enhanced ESD structure up to (+-15kV (air), +-15kV (contact)), protecting data transfer from failure.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Principal Electrical Engineer Resume

Objective : Looking for Principal Electrical Engineer position such as Principal Electrical Engineer, Project Manager and I would consider full time or contract position. Most of my experience is in Oil and Hydrocarbon Industry including Oilfields Development, Refineries, Loading Terminal, Pipelines, and Mining Industry. I can be available between 1 and 2 months' notice. I would consider an assignment position.

Skills : Electrical Engineering, Multitasking, Engineering.

Description :

    1. Provided electrical engineering and design services for Conoco Phillips Oil Loading Terminals in Southern California, Oregon, and Washington State.
    2. Scoped of activities includes engineering and design of new power feeders, specification of combination motor starters, verification of the transformer sizes and protections.
    3. Responsible for electrical engineering and design services for Chevron Transportation and Operation (CTO) Loading Terminals.
    4. Worked very closely with peers and project leadership in an effort to outline project work schedule, budget, and to implement documentation of requirements specification and detailed design specification.
    5. Assisted junior engineers to evaluate failures and solutions, and actively participated in detailed electrical design and documentation reviews with internal and external customers, and vendors, providing best practices inputs on LVAD design aspects.
    6. Performed on-site installations and initial HW testing.
    7. Successfully designed and installed 7 sites during this time within schedule and budget.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MBA In General Management

Principal Electrical Engineer Resume

Summary : Thirty-five years of Principal Electrical Engineer experience. Mostly retired now. The desired base salary is a minimum. Pittsburgh-area assignments only. Make your first contact via email, please. Providing a summary of who/what/where.

Skills : MS Office, Management, Electrical Engineering.

Description :

    1. Worked includes consulting on claims and construction litigation including reports to courts, depositions, trial testimony.
    2. Worked for other engineering consultants has included business development activities including proposal preparation and presentation.
    3. Experienced includes engineering design, project management, and construction management for utility, industrial, commercial, institutional, mining, transportation projects.
    4. Successfully searched and found an IC packaging technology (WLCSP) to replace an outdated in-house Tape Automated Bonding (TAB) technology for ASICs.
    5. Designed utilize embedded Ethernet (TCP/IP), cellular modems, microcontrollers, TI DSPs, ARM, or OMAP processors.
    6. Ported or developed algorithms for embedded environments.
    7. Coded developed in C for bare metal or RTOS environments.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Principal Electrical Engineer Resume

Objective : An effective technical leader with broad experience in the design, development, integration, verification, and production release of electronic products and systems. Demonstrated commitment to meeting stakeholder requirements on time and on budget. History of critical leadership and technical contributions for the successful delivery of Commercial and Military systems.

Skills : Planning, Superviisng, MS Offie.

Description :

    1. Contributed to multi-mode seeker programs for production and R&D.
    2. Specialized in high-speed sampling, processing, and streaming implementations for LADAR, RADAR, and Data Link products.
    3. Provided designs for Medium and Low Voltage Service Entrance and Distribution Systems at US Army Bases throughout Virginia.
    4. Selected the protective relaying and protective equipment suitable to provide proper coordination & fault-current interruption.
    5. Upgraded Back-up Generating Plant facilities including switchgear and relaying, or replacement of entire generating stations.
    6. Completed Data Center project from concept to completion.
    7. Duties included customer liaison, engineering, design, specifications, estimating, preparing project manuals, reviewing bids, construction supervision, commissioning, and startup.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Principal Electrical Engineer Resume

Summary : Over thirty-five year's achievement in Research and Development with additional experience in production and technical services. Work well in a team and individual contributor contexts. Possess a rare combination of technical knowledge and creative ability. Recognized by colleagues and management for innovative input, unique perspectives, and results.

Skills : Developing SKills, Engineering SKills, Management.

Description :

    1. Integrated Product Team (IPT) Lead for the development and integration of four major electronic components for the next generation A4 Bradley Fighting Vehicle.
    2. Provided guidance to a team of staff and senior engineers (electrical, mechanical, software), drafters, field support personnel, and technicians.
    3. Managed suppliers to stay within cost and schedule milestones while achieving all defined requirements.
    4. Oversaw a $15M developmental budget with a three-year timeline to bring components to full system-level readiness, which resulted in $1M under budget and 3 months ahead of schedule.
    5. Presented key milestone design reviews to program leadership and US Government teams with zero action items.
    6. Responsible for the design and development of a system controller FPGA.
    7. Developed software and hardware for tractor products and turf research projects Developed software to interface with UART, CAN bus, and GPIO using C.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS