Matthew Schmale


Undergraduate Engineering Student



(310) 808 7910 | 	
2813 Via Pacheco | Palos Verdes, CA 90274

Objective: To obtain a summer internship to enhance my team collaboration and engineering skills 

Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN						       May 2020
		First Year Engineering- Aerospace Engineering  
Palos Verdes High School Palos Verdes Est., CA 				                   June 2016
Relevant Coursework: Digital Electronics, Engineering Design and Development, Digital Animation, Aerospace Engineering, AP Physics, AP Chemistry, AP Calculus

Engineering Experience
NextGen Aeronautics, Torrance, CA
Sensor Suit Fabrication Intern				       June 2016 - August 2016
•	Collaborated with two other interns to build and test prototype sensor suits
•	Learned about epoxy and silicon injection process and experimented with a new mold process to cut production time in half
•	Wrote a python program that converts the file format of data received by sensor suit

The Boeing Company, El Segundo, CA
Space Systems Engineering Intern				       June 2015 – August 2015
•	Researched GPS, UTC, and J2000 timing systems and complied a document for engineers to reference 
•	Developed an excel tool to convert between the three timing systems on GPS satellites
•	Utilized previous knowledge in digital electronics, created a finite state machine and learned circuit design and troubleshooting techniques  

UAV Design Team, Palos Verdes High School 
            Co-Team Leader					               September 2015- June 2016
•	Trained six underclassmen in flight test procedures and soldering
•	Managed team spending with a budget of $3,000
•	Advocated for STEM at engineering symposium for local middle school
            General Member					             September 2012 – June 2016
•	Researched and assembled carbon fiber hexcopter frame  	
•	Implemented flight software allowing autonomous flight 

Technical Skills
Software: Autodesk Inventor, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Maya, Terminal 
Programming Languages: Swift, Java, Python, C++, MATLAB, VBA