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Meet an Engineer: Younis Mahmoodi

2-21-2020

Engineers Week 2020 is coming to a close, but first, we want to introduce you to Younis Mahmoodi. Younis is an engineer with our Puget Sound Region Water group, based out of Puyallup, WA. He has 16 years of industry experience.

What inspired you to pursue a career in engineering?

I chose to pursue engineering to move beyond formulas and solve open-ended problems and propose alternative design solutions. Moreover, I wanted to gain skills in project planning, analytical and logical thinking, attention to detail, communication, and teamwork.

What do you enjoy most about your career in engineering?

What I enjoy most is solving complex engineering problems by using my skills to provide an effective solution and deliver high-quality results.

What advice would you give to someone pursuing a career in engineering?

Learn to invest your time wisely.