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Resume: Text

Education

June 2021

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Mechanical Engineering with concentration in Product Design and Development

August 2022

MASTER OF ENGINEERING

Mechanical Engineering | Advanced Manufacturing and Design

Work & Project Experience

February - August 2022

Clinical Trial in a Box (Thesis)

Product Designer and Graduate Researcher

Designing a "clinical trial in a box" that is shipped to remote patients to collect physiological data and conduct studies on patient symptoms related to COVID-19.

September 2020 - May 2021

MIT GEAR Laboratory

Undergraduate Researcher

Ideate, design, and 3D-print potential flexural designs for desalination system vane pump that minimizes friction while maintaining contact between vane and stator.

September - December 2020

Product Engineering Processes (2.S009) - SENSUS

System Integrator

 

Directed 17 MIT seniors and managed $7,000 budget to successfully launch alpha prototype of "Sensus", an at-home screening device for diabetics at risk of Peripheral Neuropathy, within 3 months.

June - August 2019

Busch Vacuum Pumps and Systems

R&D Additive Manufacturing Intern

Redesigned existing parts for state-of-the-art additive manufacturing and analyzed application cases of additive manufacturing in post serial production parts.

June - August 2018

General Motors

Infotainment Validation Engineering Intern

Tested and identified gaps in vehicle infotainment system functionality to enhance user experience while automating vehicle infotainment testing procedure to increase accuracy, rigor and robustness by running more frequent and critical verification trials.

January 2018

General Motors -iHub Blacktopbuild

Systems Behavior Testing Extern

Automated infotainment system tests through XML script that simulated sample user inputs to identify and improve intuitive nature of Bluetooth connectivity system.

March 2023 - Present

Toy Product Design (2.00B)
Product Engineering Processes (2.009)

Graphic Designer

  • Digitally storyboard and design graphics on Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Figma based on needs of staff and student teams.

  • Designs are featured in wide range of class applications, from stage props and lecture presentation material to final product launch presentations.

September 2022 - January 2023

Milwaukee Tool

Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Designed assessment to determine mechanical capabilities of product based on parameters to enable performance comparisons against competitor products

  • Developed MATLAB model to predict and analyze tool mechanical stresses and forces based on material properties, dimensions, and motor specifications. Validated model through finite element analyses (FEA) using ANSYS.

  • Redesigned existing prototype using MATLAB model on NX optimizing product for weight, vibration, and performance.

Skills & Interests

SOFTWARE

  • Solidworks

  • Autodesk Fusion 360

  • MATLAB

  • Python

  • Figma

  • Interface Design

  • XML

  • Arduino

  • Adobe Creative Cloud

  • Microsoft Office

  • ANSYS

  • NX

HARDWARE

  • Machine Fabrication

  • 3D Printing

  • Laser-cutting

  • User-Centered Design

  • Product Teardown

LANGUAGE

  • English - native

  • Korean - fluent

  • Spanish - fluent

EXTRACURRICULAR

  • Varsity Lacrosse

  • MIT Alpha Phi Sorority

  • MIT Camp Kesem / DePaul Camp Kesem

  • MIT Club of Chicago

HOBBIES

  • Photography

  • Instruments - Guitar, Piano

  • Cooking

  • Skiing

  • Learning new languages - Japanese, French

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