Mujtaba Syed
Global rank:
6,829 / 36,481
Skill pts: 5


I am currently a student at the University of Waterloo, pursuing a Master of Engineering Degree in Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering. While I was pursuing my undergraduate degree I was able to intern at a manufacturing company and an automotive company for 8 months each. Both experiences allowed me to gain valuable experience and insight into effective design practices. In addition, I am pursuing a Graduate Design Diploma to hone my skills in Mechanical Engineering design.


  • Mechanical Engineering Intern Workhorse Group · Jan 2018 – Jul 2018 6 mos Loveland, OH, USA My two biggest projects included the design and assembly of a full-scale prototype battery pack for an all-electric delivery van and a CAD assembly reconfiguration for the entire chassis and drivetrain of another all-electric delivery truck with the purpose of improving CAD modeling performance.
  • Reliability Intern Emery Oleochemicals · Jan 2016 – Apr 2016 3 mos Cincinnati, OH, USA *Split into 2 terms: second term from August 2016 to December 2016.

    I was responsible for the maintainence of all relief valves installed in the entire chemical plant in addition to various other duties such as Non-Destructive Testing and cataloging failures for Mean-Time-Between-Failures calculations.


  • University of Waterloo Master of Engineering, Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering 2019 – 2020 Enrolled in Graduate Design Diploma
    Focus on Green Energy
  • University of Cincinnati Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering 2014 – 2019

Other experience

  • Structures and Battery Engineering Consultant Provided consultation and designs for electric Vertical Take-off and Landing aircraft (FlyUC, University of Cincinnati) with focus on structural integrity of frame and battery pack optimization in terms of power-to-weight and power-to-volume ratio.
  • FSAE alumini Researched and applied effective methods of reducing the weight of the cooling system without reducing performance.


English Native or bilingual proficiency

Urdu Native or bilingual proficiency

Hindi Full professional proficiency

Punjabi (Eastern) Limited working proficiency


Kitchener, Ontario, Canada