Accomplished Electrical Engineer with an extensive background in system design, development and testing
Ethernet Hardware Design design (14 yrs.)
Linksys Wireless Router (6 yrs.)
GSM/GPRS/Telephony (6 yrs)
C/C++ (5 yrs.)
Perl (2 yrs.)
Expect (2 yrs.)
Keil uVision C/C++ (5 yrs.)
Linux (5 yrs.)
LAN's (Local Area Networks) (6 yrs.)
VHDL (18 yrs)
TS/SCI w/ Polygraph
Lead Systems/Reverse Engineer March 2004 to CurrentGeneral Dynamics - Advanced Information Systems － Annapolis Junction, MD
System Architecture and Embedded Programming design and integration for network communication program.
Deliverable software developed and tested to meet customer requirements.
Reverse Engineering design, coding with integration testing on development and end system platform.
Lead module designer for control computer design involving integration of software, hardware and manufacturing for customer delivery.
Lead FPGA Developer implementing custom applications to meet customer requirements and test final production units.
System Integration Lead responsible for integrating hardware, firmware and software for customer Acceptance Test Procedures to sell off system requirements.
Lead Design Engineer for Communication system development supporting unique customer requirements and protocols while at an off-site assignment.
Design development, fabrication and testing coordination roles required to support full production contract.
Low Power designs with ARM7 and ARM9 microcontrollers provided the low power/small size solution to design requirements while supporting the embedded code development using the Keil C++ development suite.
Interaction with customer, contracts, fabrication, parts and testing departments contributed to successful relationship with the offsite customer, supporting fabrication and on schedule deliveries to customer.
Advanced Communication development with Xilinx FPGA based communication equipment.
Tasks included design, coding, routing and testing on hardware platform VHDL code to extract, filter and post-process GigaHertz communications.
November 1995 to February 2004Smith's Aerospace － Germantown, MD
Nine years of board, FPGA and CPLD design experience on Data Transfer Equipment for fight based military aircraft.
Tasks include leading project hardware design team to successful on time hardware/software integration and testing.
Lead hardware processor expert for new designs and implementation into new data storage interface equipment.
Designed and development core processing equipment used in multiple programs implementing data transfer functionality leading to substantial cost savings.
August 1980 to November 1995Northrop/Grumman Corp － Linthicum, MD
15 Years of experience in digital system hardware leadership.
Specialization in the utilization of high-level language designs for Multi-ASIC systems for high-speed digital signal processing.
Specializations include many program processor and interface board designs.
Leadership roles include company Program Technical Advisory Committee representative of national Microelectronic Computer Consortium in Austin, Texas to transfer VHDL tools and other CAD research to internal programs.
B.S : Electrical Engineering, 1 1980University of Maryland － College Park, MDElectrical Engineering Additional Coursework Attended FPGA/CPLD/Processor seminars on yearly basis to maximize use of tool/hardware updates. Engineering courses through GDAIS as prescribed in personal training plan, ongoing Publications/ Patents/
Creative Software Award - "Non Volatile Memory Programming Algorithm", January 1993. Patent Disclosure Award -"Array Processor Interface Module with Extended Capabilities", March 1991. Creative Software Award - "DAISRATE Performance Reporter Program", June 1988. VHDL: An Industry, Government and Westinghouse Standard" Presented at the Westinghouse Computer Application Symposium, June 1988. Hierarchical Simulation Modeling Using ISP' " Presented at the Automated Design and Engineering Electronics (ADEE) Conference, March 1987. Hierarchical Simulation Modeling and Structured ISP' Modeling" Presented at the Government Office on Military and Aerospace Conference (GOMAC), November 1984. Westinghouse Engineering Achievement Award for Hierarchical Simulation Method, May 1984.
ASIC, Awk, C, C++, CAD, Cadence, Hardware, contracts, Data Transfer, delivery, digital signal processing, Engineer, Ethernet, GPRS, Graphics, GSM, Hardware Design, Compatibles, Local Area Networks, LAN, Languages, Leadership, Linux, Mentor, MS Powerpoint, Windows OS, MS Word, network, Developer, IBM PCs, Perl, coding, Programming, protocols, Publications, research, Router, routing, SED, seminars, Solaris, System Architecture, System Integration, Telephony, unique, VHDL, VI
Awards General Dynamics - President's Technology Award, June 2009. General Dynamics REAch (Recognizing Employee Achievement) Award, March 2006. General Dynamics STAR Award, April 2005. Westinghouse Engineering Achievement Award for ASIC Design Methodology, May 1994. Westinghouse Engineering Achievement Award for Data Processor Design, May 1993.