John Kondwani Beni, EIT
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Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
School: California Baptist University
Major: Electrical and Computer Engineering

John Kondwani Beni, EIT

John Kondwani Beni, EIT ------------ | ------------
Los Angeles, CA ------------/in/johnkondwanibeni
Audio and electrical engineer in training looking for an opportunity in audio engineering. I am a hardworking, team player, fast learner and driven audio engineer with a passion for bringing projects from conception to reality stemming from small personal projects to creating content ready for official commercial release.
• EIT & Senior Drafter at Leaf Communications, San Clemente Aug. '18 – Aug. '19
o Architectural and Engineering duties in the design and planning of Public Safety, DAS and 5G Cellular systems, including site visits and client meetings (with clients such as Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T, Dish etc.)
o Interpret electrical diagrams and schematics for power and telecommunication systems, including the implementation of new network technologies such as fiber optics, 5G networks (small cell, macro cell & MIMO) and personalized DAS
• Power & telecom. CAD drafter at Henkels & McCoy, Inc., Pomona Sep. '17 – Jun. '18
o Draft construction drawings for installations of telecommunication infrastructures such as telephone lines, fiber lines, various signal amplifiers and antennas
o Map underground fiber conduit routes and create photo simulations per request of specific jurisdictions and forestry departments
o Represent department at company safety committee for monthly accident reports and review of OSHA regulations
• Electrical and Computer engineer intern at Invetech, San Diego Jun. '16 – Sep. '16
– Worked on an early stage prototype assembly and some of the duties assigned included:
o System debugging, sketching fixtures, mechanisms and circuits for CAD implementation
o Writing and executing test procedures
o Assembly and testing of electromechanical test rigs, together with documentation and development of such tests into systematic procedures
o Data gathering and analysis of the prototype's electrical components (Limited exposure to using Altium Designer)
• Data Acquisition, Design & Visualization at CBU, Riverside Sep. '15 – Jan. '16
– LabVIEW audio design project
o Designed and developed soft/hard-ware for the development of a loop machine using custom selected mics, tactile button switches and LEDs
o Wrote and executed the code to integrate hardware and software using the combination of LabVIEW and the Native Instruments ELVIS Board
• Academic Tutor at California Baptist University, Riverside Aug. '15 – May '17
o Tutor Math (up to Multivariable Calculus), C++, Circuit Theory I & II, Physics I & II
o Taught in one-on-one sessions and group tutoring classes
• Electrical & Computer Engineer in Training (EIT) – May 2019 - #167177
• Audio software proficient (known DAWs): Ableton, Logic, Pro Tools, Stagelight
• Proficient in C, C++, Java, VHDL, SAS, LabVIEW, Multisim, P-Spice, MATLAB, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite and Photoshop
• Proficient with both Windows and iOS Operating Systems and their legacy
• Able to run recording sessions, instrument tracking, set-up appropriate gear for recording and tracking sessions, MIDIs mapping for live mixing systems
• Deliver professional level mixes and masters for commercial release on major streaming services such as Spotify, Apple Music, SoundCloud and the like
• English and Italian bilingual, strongly capable of translations
Bachelor's of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering Cumulative GPA 3.62/4.0
California Baptist University (Merit Scholar), Riverside, CA Sep. '14 – May '17

Male Choir tour technician and percussionist at CBU, Riverside Aug.'14 – Aug. '15
o Prepped the live equipment and main stage snake cabling for every choir performance of the Male Choir for the California Baptist University Collinsworth School of Music
o Ran a small group to run sound checks, tear downs and instrument miking during the entire academic year and the summer cross country musical tour
o Performed in both vocal solo performance and as additional percussionist as part of the performance

Academic Honors
o CBU Ambassador Merit Scholarship Fall '14 – Spring '17
o CBU Ambassador Merit Scholarship Fall '14 – Spring '17
o Gordon and Jill Bourns College of Engineering Scholarship Fall '14 – Spring '17
o CBU Provost's List Fall '15 – Spring '17
o Best Short Essay of the year at MiraCosta College Spring '14
Significant Coursework:
• Completed: Electronics I & II, Signals and Systems, Data Acquisition (LabVIEW), Circuit Theory I & II, Digital Logic Design, Solid State Design, C++ and Data Structures, Probability & Statistics w/ Lab, Math up to Multivariable Calculus, Visualization Languages, Physics I & II, Engineering Design & Documentation, Microcontroller Sys. Design, Control Systems, Power Electronics, Advanced Digital System Design Using FPGA, Physics - Waves and Optics, Image Processing and Senior Capstone Design I & II.

Ableton, Logic, Pro Tools, Stagelight, C, C++, Java, VHDL, SAS, LabVIEW, Multisim, P-