Originally from Riyadh, Furqan earned a B.S. in Electronic Engineering from SSUET, Karachi before moving to Chicago. His has a range of experience with automation technologies including Siemens, Rockwell, Aveva, and Iconics as well as application development for .NET desktop and web applications. His projects include developing Windows applications for talking to automation hardware, making applications compliant to 21 CFR Part 11, process control for gum and chocolate manufacturing, motion control for bottling and high-precision manufacturing, and discrete manufacturing for medical device and automotive parts assembly.
When not at work, he enjoys spending time with family, traveling, reading about financial markets, and working on fun electronic projects.
Certifications: Siemens factory automation, Wonderware AVEVA App Server, InTouch, and Historian Server 2020.
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