Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Poornima Srinivasan
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Automation and control system (ACS) design engineer with 6+ years of experience in complete
product development and in project implementation.
Company: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL),Maharatna Engineering and Manufacturing
enterprise with profit before tax of more than 50,000 million (Indian rupees).
Manufacturing Unit: Electronics Division, Bengaluru.
Product profile: Distributed Digital Control, Monitoring and Information System (DDCMIS) for
Power plant process controls
Offsite/Balance of plant controls of power plant
Nuclear power plant secondary cycle (Power Island) controls
Electrical Management System (EMS) for power plants and for refineries.
Designation: Senior Engineer
Duration: November, 2013 - Till date
Role: Project Engineer
Project planning and scheduling of production process of control system.
Liaison between various design groups and customer for finalising control design philosophy
for the project.
Distributed Control System (DCS) Project coordinator between engineering groups, sister
units of BHEL and project management group at head office.
Engineering co-ordinator for the project to obtain customer approval for various design
Assimilate project requirement from the agreed, signed contract document.
Finalisation of allocation of processes in different control nodes, acquisition philosophy of
field signals and design of control panels.
Allocation of work to engineer, trainees, supervisors and apprentices in team to meet the
Erection and commissioning support to site personnel for control systems.
Demonstration of Performance Guarantee test for the product after delivery of product.
Involved in the design, implementation and successfulcommissioning of control system for
first of its kind vis-à-vis first 500MW control system in Metso DNA for Sagardighi Unit-III
Commissioning support for Secondary cycle (Power Island) controls for BHAVINI,
Kalpakkam – First Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR).
Project Co-ordinator of DCS package for BHEL and KPCL’s first 800 MW Yeramarus
project and presently Ennore (2x800 MW) project.
Member of technical review committee for setting up Electronic transmitter manufacturing
capability inside factory premises, thereby adding product profile.
Duration: November, 2009 – November, 2013
Role: Design Engineer
Creation of SAP material entries for procurement, channel allocation in input and output
modules, finalisation of controls database,issue of manufacturing documents to production
shop, wiring document for panel cabling and field cabling, Issue of testing documents,
erection and commissioning document.
Preparation of Logic diagram, software implementation of control logics, creation of
graphical interface for the controls and overall effective functioning of control system for the
Implementation of Regulating Controls, Interlocking and Protection, Sequential Controls,
Operator Interface Units, Monitoring and Information data archiving, Historical data storage
and retrieval, SOE recorder and alarm annunciation
Support to product quality department and system testing department during Factory
Acceptance Test (FAT) of Control system.
Technical trainer on the supplied distributed control system technology providing hands-on-
training to the customers.
Played a vital role in indigenisation of collaborator product (Metso DNA) in the first
commercial project executed in India at MSIL, Manesar.
Member of technical committee involved in new product development of integrating old
Promax technology with maxDNA.
Won suggestion award for the idea of creating software for process up-gradation during
Material Requisition of the project.
Co-authored copyrights for new controls design philosophy for first Fast breeder reactor
Nuclear power plant power island control system for Bhavini Kalpakkam 500 MWe.
(130124ED - Selection between DCS control and single loop control for feed water to SG
flow control, 130126ED - Design drive templates in DCS having two different hard wired
control desk interfaces with redundant inputs and outputs, 130171ED - Software selection of
DCS operation from multiple locations for PFBR, Kalpakkam project, 130163ED -
Implementation of the electrical system having geographically distributed circuit breakers
(205 breakers) at different control locations in unified distributed control system.
Officer’s Committee member for three years and co-ordinated many events for the employees.
Designation: Engineer Trainee
Duration: November, 2008 – November, 2009
Role: Purchase Engineer
Worked in procurement of items required for control plants like Hart Management systems,
Master Slave clock systems, LT Power cables,DC battery charger systems, etc.,
Proposed novel way of clubbing items of various projects under single tender for purchasing.
The pilot project of clubbing LT power cables requirement of 4 projects yielded quick
turnaround of items saving money and man hours compared to traditional method.
Role: Testing Engineer
Involved complete testing of control panels and software logics for various power plant
Company: CSC India Private Limited,Hyderabad.
Designation: Network Security Analyst
Duration: June 2007 – November 2008
Analyse, monitor, report and document the various security issues in wireless network of
Detect intrusion into the client servers and strengthen the server base to prevent further
Successfully instigated Trojan virus attack as part of Ethical Hacking training.
Achieved communication skills assessment score of 8 out of 10.
Standardized the reports as templates for easy and timely completion of documentation to
notify security threat alerts.
Completed two courses on the Mass Online Open Course (MOOC) platform – Coursera:
Operations Management from University of Pennsylvania, Inspiring Leadership through
Emotional Intelligence from Case Western Reserve University.
Completed e-learning course on “Project Management” at BHEL.
Packages known: MS Office, VB programming with excel and Access,AutoCAD.
Bachelor of Engineering (2003-2007) - Electronics & Communications at Government
College of Engineering, Salem. Anna University, Chennai. Secured 80 percentile – First class.
Higher Secondary (2001-2003) Science stream at Vidyodaya Matriculation Academy,
Chennai. Secured 92% percentile in final exams.
Certified Competent Communicator (CC) and Certified Competent Leadership (CL) from
Lead Mentor at Youth Leadership Program (LDP) by Toastmasters International conducted at
Kendriya Vidyala, Malleswaram.
Completed High Performance Leadership (HPL) certification from Toastmasters
Chaired District 92, Division B semi-annual conference – Iridescence 2014 for 350+
Summited Saurkundi pass (approx. 13,000 feet) in Himalayan range conducted by Youth
Hostel Association of India trekking programme. Also, trekked the hills - Kolli and
Brahmagiri in the Ghat ranges.
Participated and successfully completed TCS 10K Bangalore run (2013/2014) and Bangalore
Midnight Marathon (BMM) 10K run (2012/2014).
Certified in basics of NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming).
Completed the “Train the trainer” course and I am a practising technical and soft
Selected as one among 850 youth for Jagriti Yatra 2012, for all India 15 days train journey
across 8000 miles exploring and understanding Social entrepreneurship.
Father’s Name: Srinivasan P
Passport No: G6926158
Languages Known: English (speak/write/read),Tamil (speak/write/read) and Kannada (speak)
Hobbies: Listening to music, dancing, watching movies.
I hereby declare that the particulars furnished above are true and correct to the best of my
5th June 2015