Seeking position as a Systems Engineer: Over 29 years experience
Customer-Focused, and Team-oriented.
Ability to test product software
and hardware on bench and in vehicle.
Able to define requirements for software
and hardware engineers
Understanding of vehicle applications
Taught training classes domestically and internationally
Experience with Vector CAN, ETAS/INCA
and Lauterbach tools.
Experience in Vehicle System knowledge
Understanding of vehicle electronic architecture and communications protocols
Excellent interpersonal skills and communications techniques.
Strong analytical aptitude identifying, diagnosing and resolving problems
Maintained and managed domestic Gas Powertrain lab environment including bench setup and testing product to Vehicle Simulator and use of Lauterbach debuggers
Support international lab benches via remote connection; cost savings of 10s of thousands of dollars annually in travel expenses
Writing Application Notes and Training Manuals
Responsible for coordinating the move of the Gas Powertrain Lab from one building to another building on time twice within 2 yrs. with no noticeable delays in engineering or software development time and no missed or delayed customer deliverables during the moves
Awarded Powertrain employee of the month April 2011: Due to successful completion of the Powertrain Lab move
Responsible for testing of "Development Tools Software and Hardware"
Wrote specifications and application notes
Responsible for organizing vehicle drive trips for testing of the "Development Tools" application software
Responsible for developing vehicle calibrations for “Electronic Spark Control” for all General Motors Truck Applications utilizing V6 & V8 Cylinder engines Model Year 1996 and later truck platforms
Release of the Half Function, Up-Integrated and Plug-In Ceramic Hybrid ESC Modules
Worked with General Motors Specialist Engineers to implement aditional software algorithms.
Product Support Engineering - Ceramic Hybrid Modules supporting Voltage Regulators, Pressure Sensors, Standard Ignition Modules, Direct Ignition Modules, ESC Modules, and Mass Air Meters
Assist in Development of “Quality Standards” for Hybrid subassembly modules
Assisted in training classes of "Quality Standards" for production floor workers
ETR 2000 series radio Product Line Support.
Wrote and submitted Engineering change requests to the ECR review board.
Validation testing of AETR Radios: Test and validation for recertification of the Control Head for the AETR series radio due to a Vendor Site Location Change
Throttle Body Injection (TBI) Controller - Assembly Line
ETR 2000 series radio Product Line Support: Support of assembly line issues; wrote and submitted Engineering change requests to the ECR review board
Production final assembly line: 2000 series AM stereo / FM stereo cassette radio
Final assembly line Radio Repair: Repair of production line nonconforming radios to meet test requirements.
Coursework in Electronics and Electrical Engineering Technology
Additional Courses taken toward BSEET:
Linear Integrated Circuits, Integrated Circuits Fabrication and Device Fundamentals, Microprocessor Fundamentals, Electronic Troubleshooting Lab, Discussion & Group Methods, Applied Statics, Applied Strength of Materials, Elementary Statistical Methods, Elementary Ethics, Advanced Electrical Networks, Introduction to Micro-Economics, and
General Physics 2.
Company related training:
Understanding Export Controls, High Voltage Safety Training, Li-Ion Battery Safety, Lab Safety / Hazard, Label Awareness Training, Lab Chemical Safety, Common Engineering Design Process Overview, Design FMEA Overview and Introduction, LabVIEW, Effective Problem Solving, ETAS INCA training, C Programming, Comprehensive Structured Analysis, Electronic Systems Simulation – Introduction, Electrical Common Process, Basics of Microcomputer & DSP Application, Digital Signal Processing, MFQR, Quality Engineering 1, Quality Engineering 2, and Quality Engineering 3, Just In Time training, Facilitator Skills Workshop, Hybrid Substrate Criteria training, and Environment Action Strategies
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