Andrew Cassidy / Resumé

Andrew Cassidy

  • email: drewcassidy@me.com

  • please email for phone number and address

Education

University of California Irvine (2016-2020)

  • BS in Electrical Engineering. Graduated March 2020

Job Experience

Intern, FABcamp UC Irvine (Summers 2014-2016)

  • I designed a Simon game project for a UCI summer camp for middle-school students. It made use of a Raspberry Pi and Scratch, as well as a custom PCB and a 3D Printed enclosure.
  • Project files can be found here.

Skills

Solidworks Certified Associate (2015)

3D printing

  • Printrbot Simple Wooden kit assembly and customization, as well as a print server using a Raspberry Pi, webcam, and a touchscreen

Circuit/PCB design, Surface mount and hot-air soldering

  • Experience designing PCBs in EAGLE for both FABCamp Project and OSHWatch, as well as other miscellaneous projects. Surface mount soldering and usage of a hot-air station for desoldering or assembly of QFN chips.

Programming experience with C++, C#, Java, and Python

  • Proficient with multiple programming languages, with experience including OSHWatch, a Java clone of the Doom (1993) engine, a Unity3D video game, Echosense, and mods for the game Kerbal Space Program.

Projects

OSHWatch, Open Source Smartwatch (2016-2017)

  • I developed custom hardware and software for an open source smartwatch based on the nrf51822 microcontroller.
  • Project files can be found here.

3D Printer PSU (2018)

  • Laser-cut enclosure to house 3D printer power supply, with transistor logic for controlling the power from a Raspberry Pi

Echosense, Senior Design Project (2019-2020)

  • As part of a group project for school, I constructed a device which uses LIDAR on a rotating platform to alert cyclists of approaching vehicles. Did all hardware design and assembly as well as some firmware.
  • Project files can be found here.