Sample Resume: Electrical Engineer


24 Dice Street #14J  |  San Jose, CA 95101  |  000-000-0000  |

Certified Electrical Engineer with 8 years of expertise in electronics,
control systems, and telecom


  • In-depth understanding of control and power-delivery systems, telecommunications, and high-performance power conversion and instrumentation.
  • Extensive knowledge of variable frequency drives, power electronics, and control electronics.
  • Experienced in development of technical studies, investigations, designs, and cost estimates.
  • Able to provide technical leadership within multidisciplinary team environments.
  • Hard worker with strong track record of completing projects on time and within budget.


ABC Incorporated, San Jose, CA
2006 – Present
Electrical Engineer
  • Design instrumentation and control systems, including communications, electro-optics, power systems, data storage, and digital imaging products.
  • Concept, design, and troubleshoot projects from component to subassembly level.
  • Validate small product/subsystem performance from technical design through analysis, simulation, and laboratory testing.
  • Set up, monitor, tune, and administer PeopleSoft environment systems.
  • Provide technical documentation, reports, and budget estimates for bids and proposals.
  • Ensure compliance with client and government standards. Execute corrective actions as required.
  • Present cost, schedule, status, and technical updates to management for all projects.
DEF Inc., San Jose, CA
2004 – 2006
Electrical Engineer
  • Provided design, cost estimates, and project management for facility planning projects, including power, lighting, fire alarm, security and telecommunications systems.
  • Served as company representative on construction projects to ensure design specifications were met.
  • Responsible for on-site work, including construction administration and electrical engineering consultation.
  • Assisted in establishing and maintaining multimillion-dollar budget.
HJK Builders, San Jose, CA
2000 – 2004
Electrical Engineer
  • Created design concepts for lighting and fire alarm systems, interconnection and riser drawings, and floor plan layouts.
  • Prepared project specifications and design for power distribution systems, encompassing associated load, fault current, and voltage drop calculations.
  • Performed construction administration services, including shop drawings, RFIs, and site visits.
  • Liaised with multidisciplinary teams, including architects, constructions managers, and utility reps.
  • Assisted scoping, budgeting, and production of commercial facilities projects.
  • Attended weekly design and construction meetings.


Programs: AutoCAD, MicroStation, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook
Standards: MIL-DTL-2212, MIL-STD-1399/461D; IEEE, NEC, IES, OSHA, ANSI, CA Title 24
Platforms: PC and Macintosh, Windows Vista/XP/2000, Mac OS X Leopard


Professional Engineer: Electrical (California)
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
University of California at San Francisco (1999)


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