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445 N 400 E #120 Provo, UT 84606

Dan Porter (801)663-9950

Education____________________________________________________________________________ BS Mechanical Engineering Brigham Young University Graduate: April 2014 GPA 3.36

Recipient of Society of American Military Engineers, Buick Achievers, and BYU Scholarships Extra-Curricular Clubs and Courses: Research Assistant in Product Design, ASME, SAMPE, Global Engineering Leadership, Finance, ME Dept. Rep for Society of Petroleum Engineers

Professional Experience________________________________________________________________ ATL Technology Springville, UT Product Development Intern, Nov 2013- Present Design and sustain various medical products under FDA regulations Generate and perform Class 8 clean room inspections on builds Correspond closely with international factories in China and Costa Rica SubRock Drilling Tanzania, Africa (Sponsored by US Synthetic) Mechanical Engineer Team Lead, Aug 2013-Present Design and build a human powered well drill capable of drilling 250 ft through hard rock (i.e. granite) Research and develop mechanical and pneumatic hammer drilling systems Supervise project contract and development while communicating with sponsor in Africa L-3 Communications Salt Lake City, UT Mechanical Design Intern, May 2013-Aug 2013 Conducted electrical testing on connectors and cabling for Boeing circuit card assemblies Performed hundreds of hours of vibrational and shock testing on satellite data link components Assigned by L-3s Chief Technologist to innovate selective coating antennas and interconnects which reduced part weight by 30% Resolved critical tolerance errors on military satellites and created systemic solutions Novatek (Schlumberger) Provo, UT Mechanical Engineer Team Lead, October 2011-May 2013 Supervised design team of 8 engineers for low-energy, medical analyzing toilet system Developed 50+ tests/ prototypes in first year of coming onto project Lead weekly design review meetings for product development of new company innovations Designed and manufactured custom fluid pumps for accurate volumetric flow Assisted with design of new diamond drilling technologies and down hole generators Autoliv Ogden, UT Plastic Injection Molding Engineering Intern, April 2011- August 2011 Designed and built pneumatic ramp for conveyor belts costing less than $125 and saving approx. $500,000 in damaged parts Performed several ROIs on new equipment to reduce press prep time by almost 50% Trained in LEAN and 5S manufacturing processes Operated 550 ton molding presses and labored with technicians to maintain and repair equipment Supervised migration of thousands of models into PDM within 3 weeks, saving approx. $100,000 Church Service Mission, Des Moines, Iowa February 2008- February 2010 Lead over 110 other missionaries throughout Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota. Organized 30+ community presentations per week resulting in great time management and communication skills Skills________________________________________________________________________________ Certified SolidWorks Associate Proficient with NX, Inventor, Pro-E, ANSYS, C++, MATLAB, and MS Office, 3rd place in Utah Regional Design competition Sterling Scholar State finalist in Trade and Technical Education for Mechanical Engineering Plastic, Composite, and Metal Fabrication Fluent in Spanish