Resume

Curriculum Vitae / Resume

Embedded Systems Engineer passionate about microelectronics and programming

EDUCATION

Engineer of Ecole Supérieur de Chimie, Physique, Electronique (ESCPE), Lyon, France, department of Electronics, Computer Sciences, and Telecommunication, Specialization in Microelectronics and Embedded Systems

MajorsAnalog and digital electronics, Computer Sciences (C, C++, VHDL), Mathematics and Physics

SpecializationsPhysics of componentsElectronics in embedded systemsProgrammable logical devices and logical synthesisReal-time programming (RTOS)

MinorsHuman Sciences, Management, English, Italian

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Bachelor

Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Computer Science

Scientist Prize

Bronze Scientist Prize in honor of the best scientific path

“Classes préparatoires” CPE Lyon 2-years full-time higher education in Mathematics and Sciences, with languages and general studies, department of Engineering Sciences

French Scientific Baccalaureate, high school leaving diploma with Engineering Sciences, with honors

Comparison of Quebec and French education systems (FR) (source : Wikipedia)

SKILLS

Good pratical and theoretical knowledge of analog and digital electronics

  • Study and implementation bipolar and/or CMOS transistor amplifiers, as well as Operational Amplifiers
  • Interfacing thermal and motion sensors
  • Data acquisition using ADC and DAC
  • Study and implementation of main astable/bistale/monstable circuits using logics-gates, flip-flops or amplifiers
  • Programming and interfacing an Xilinx FPGA to implement FSM (Finite-State Machine)
  • Applications based on AVR and 8051 microcontrollers manufactured by Atmel or Silicon Labs
  • Training in implementing I2C or 2-Wire, SPI and 1-Wire serial bus

Mastery of computing (CC++VHDL)

  • Microcontroller programming in C or Assembly
  • RTOS (Real Time Operating System) programming on microcontroller
  • FPGA programming in VHDL
  • Object-oriented software programming in C++ under Unix and/or Windows
  • PHP/MySQL web programming
  • Schneider and Allen-Bradley PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) programming in Function Block Diagram (FBD), Sequential Function Chart (SFC), Structured Text (ST), and Ladder Diagram (LD) under Unity Pro and RSLogix5000
  • Schneider and Allen-Bradley HMI (Human-Machine Interface) programming under Vijeo Citect and FactoryTalk View SE
  • Self-taught in HTML-CSSPHP, and CMS (Drupal, Joomla, WordPress, …)
  • Implementation of TCP/IP Standard
  • Ability in using software of CAD (Solidworks, Proteus -ISIS-), and Electronic simulation (Pspice)
  • Good skills on Matlab – Simulink
  • Native speaker in French, good working knowledge in English, and basic knowledge in Italian

WORK EXPERIENCE

Intern Engineer in Instrumentation & Automation

Stavibel Inc. Group subsidiary of SNC-Lavalin 1 year (August 2011-August 2012)
Val-d’Or, Quebec, Canada

  • Schneider Electric and Allen-Bradley PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) programming
  • HMI (Human-Machine Interface) programming
  • Software development under Unity Pro or RS-Logix 5000, and Vijeo Citect/Designer or FactoryTalk View SE
  • VBA progamming under Excel and Access
  • Conception of automation and control plans
  • Writing technical reports, user manuals, and quotations
  • Supervision and inspection of sites

Internship evaluation available

Computer Technician

Léon Bérard Hospital 1 month (July 2010)
Lyon, Rhône, France

« He gained a valuable practical experience in supporting IT technicians in charge of computer network operation and maintenance in Leon Berard Hospital. He showed very good communication skills beside final users as well as technical team. He demonstrated its autonomy and initiative through successfull missions. »

  • Installation and configuration of workstations
  • Installation or remplacement printers
  • Follow-up the equipment in repair

Internship evaluation available

Operative to make alarm kits

Desautel 5 weeks (July-August 2009)
Montluel, Ain, France

« He showed rigor to the complex assembly of electronic boards for central fire detection unit. He showed a particular sensitivity to the optimization of his workplace in order to increase efficiency and productivity. He has shown great attention to detail in monitoring metrological multimeters. »

  • Assembled central fire detection unit
  • Assembled box of the fire detection box e.g. on gas station
  • Metrological follow-up of multimeters

Assembly line operative

Desautel 1 week (August 2008)
Meyzieu, Rhône, France

  • Assembled valves on extinguisher CO2 body, in shift, on a production line

Research department intern

Desautel 2 x 1 month (July 2007 and July 2008)
Meyzieu, Rhône, France

  • Modified and corrected of extinguisher assembly plans using Solidworks
  • Updated classifications on Audros (software management technical data)
  • Archived and updated plan libraries

Town Hall employee

Saint-Romain-de-Jalionas, Isère, France1 month (June 2006)

Fruit picker

Allex, Drôme, France1 month (July 2005)

PERSONAL PROJECTS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Prize-winner of the competition Campus Création 2010 within the team Electreecity
    • Campus creation is a competition between schools and universities that provides opportunities for students to confront the reality of entrepreneurship through the creation of a start-up. The jury composed of professionals, awards the most innovative and viable projects both technically and financially.
  • Electreecity is a team of 7 students of CPE Lyon and University Lyon 2 united around a common project : Automating the extinction of electrical outlets in order to save electric power to 200€/year to 100m².
  • Newspaper articles about the event (in French) : Le Progrès, Les Échos, Lyon Plus.

 

  • Realization of an access control card reader for the company Techman Formation (ONET Group)
  • Realization of a RFID reader passive low frequency
  • Realization of a luminous globe based on RGB DELs controlled by an ATmega168 of ATMEL
  • Realization of CPE Lyon Junior-Enterprise website : “Synergie” (CMS Joomla 1.5)
  • Realization of Electreecity team website: “Electreecity” (CMS Drupal 6)
  • Realization of this personal website : “AlexandreBoni.com” (WordPress 3.4)

 

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

  • Unit Director of Information in Junior-Enterprise of CPE Lyon : Synergie J.E. (university year 2010-2011)
  • President of Dance Club in “Classes Préparatoires CPE Lyon” (university year 2008-2009)
  • Dance : Rock’n’roll
  • Personal projects with AVR microcontroller, and Arduino
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