A conscientious, thorough engineer with over twenty-five years experience in product development. Demonstrated excellent ability to get the job done on schedule, meeting all customer requirements, and at the most efficient cost. Capable of working with all corporate departments to achieve organizational goals, a self-starter and always a key team member. Demonstrated talent for managing large system designs and serving as a technical liaison between engineering and customers management and technical staff.
SKILLS Project and Program Management (while at EFW, Vari-Lite and Marconi) Systems Engineering and Compliance Management (Fujitsu, VL, Marconi. EFW) NEBS (Bellcore) testing and project management (DSC, Fujitsu, EMCASS, Marconi) Generation of documents for all technical requirements, test, and integration plans/procedures (VL, Fujitsu, Marconi, EFW) Systems Integration and Test (Marconi, EFW) International Regulatory Compliance (all: EMC, Product Safety, Environmental test)) Product Sustaining and Cost Reductions (Marconi, VL) Defense (MIL-STD-810, MIL-STD-461, RTCA/D016 EFW) telecom, medical and commercial product experience Medical Regulatory Compliance (SRI Integrity Engineering, Quest Medical) Founded my own consulting company, EMCASS. Professional EXPERIENCE EMCASS, Highland VIllage TX 2011 Regulatory Compliance Consultant Develop test plans/procedures to MIL-STD EMC and Environmental requirements Manage, perform and oversee product system integration and qualification testing. Ensure product meets all customer functional and regulatory international requirements.
Platinum COntrol Technologies 2011 Director of Engineering Develop new products for the oil and gas industry Support present products in the field and solve numerous filed and design issues Texas Instrumentss Eductional Division 2010-2011 Senior Quality Engineer Support Graphing calculators in Development Sustaining field and Reliability issues
EMCASS, Highland VIllage TX 2010 Regulatory Compliance Consultant Develop test plans/procedures to MIL-STD EMC , Product Safety and Environmental requirements Manage, perform and oversee product system integration and qualification testing. Ensure product meets all customer functional and regulatory requirements. CTI Inc, Fort Worth, TX 2009-2010 Regulatory Compliance Consultant Develop test plans/procedures to FCC Part 15 and CISPR 11 (EMC) and for Smart Radio Transceiver. Manage, perform and oversee product system integration and qualification testing. Ensure product meets all customer functional and regulatory requirements. EFW/ESA Inc, Fort Worth, TX 2003-2009 Technical Program Manager Technical Program Management of Magnetic Tracking System for Apache Helicopter Develop test plans/procedures to MIL-STD-461 (EMC) and MIL-STD-810 (Environmental) for various defense aircraft products Manage, perform and oversee product system integration and qualification testing. Develop ATE programs for all SRUs. Develop system requirement specifications for fixed and rotary wing sighting, display and control systems. Performed EMC troubleshooting on SRUs and systems levels Integrity engineering/SRI, Richardson, TX 2003 Senior Engineering Consultant Develop test plans to EN60601-1-2 and UL2601-1 Medical Devices for several large medical product manufacturers (Baxter, Possis). Perform product design reviews with attention to regulatory requirements. Develop system requirement specifications for defense, medical and commercial products. Generate shipping and handling test requirements for medical and commercial products. Marconi Communications, Irving, TX 1999-2002 Compliance Engineering Manager Obtaining Regulatory Compliance (NEBS and individual company requirements) to telecom products developed by the Marconi Access Division. Evaluation of diversified telecom technologies including: Next Generation Digital Loop Carriers, Fiber-In-The-Loop and Fiber-To-The-Home platforms. Developed a Product Verification Group by recruiting and training engineers and technicians to perform testing and compliance functions. Worked with customers (Regional Bell Companies, Sprint, Verizon, Century, etc) to develop economically feasible test plans to meet their requirements in a timely manner. Consulted with European Marconi divisions to develop product compliance/reliability requirements for ETSI/CE markets that resulted in first time sales to telecom companies in the UK and Italy. VARI-LITE INC., Dallas, TX 1994-1999 Regulatory Compliance Manager/E.E. Group Manager Obtained worldwide EMC and safety compliance for a variety of automated lighting and control products for a company that is the leader in the lighting industry. Promoted to E.E. Manager and built group up from five to a total of thirteen R&D engineers and technicians. Oversaw more than forty products through R&D Engineering and obtained UL/CSA/FCC/CE approvals for all past and present Vari-Lite products. ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE
Quest Medical, Allen TX. Consultant for international compliance on new Heart-Lung Machine, 2002
FUJITSU, Richardson, TX, System Design Engineer, 1991-1994, Generated product design requirements for the FDLC and FLM platforms. Ensured product compliance with UL, FCC and Bellcore requirements.
DSC COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, Plano, TX, QRA Manager of the Tandem Products Group, 1990-1991 Managed reliability assurance of DSC Tandem Switching Products.
INTECOM INC., Allen, TX, Staff Engineer, 1983-1990, Designed and developed analog trunk and line cards for large PBX markets. Certified hardware to UL/CSA/FCC requirements.
SEISMIC ENGINEERING, WHITEHALL CORPORATION, Dallas, TX, Project Engineer, 1981-1983, Lead engineer for the DSS V Oceanographic Streamer System.
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INC., Dallas, TX, Electrical Design Engineer, 1979-1981, Design and development of stripline circuit cards for the HARM Missile Receiver. EDUCATION M.Eng, Electrical Engineering, Speed Scientific School, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY B.S. Electrical Engineering, Speed Scientific School, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY ASSOCIATIONS I.E.E.E. Association, EMC Society