Experience

  • Hardware Engineer

    at Evolution Engineering

    April 2017 - October 2019

    Alberta

    • Complete hardware design, development, and testing of digital and analog electronics involving sensing, filtering, and sampling various analog signals with a microcontroller. • Paid special attention to low power electronics design and design for harsh industrial environmental conditions including high temperature and high shock and vibration conditions. • Performed extensive reliability HALT testing. • Furthered my experience with Altium designer by creating multiple test boards and new product boards including a board with very small PCB real estate, while using best design practices. • Created and maintained very detailed documentation of test procedures, manufacturing procedures, conformance outlines and design verification documents. • Involved in complete project life cycle discussions and decisions with project managers and multi-disciplinary team leads and assisted other departments in development to free up assets for other tasks.

  • Project Designer

    at NRE

    May 2015 - March 2017

    Alberta

    • End-to-end product development of PCBs involving low and high voltage analog and digital circuit design. • Developing and maintaining detailed PCB validation and testing documentation; used by production to ensure rigorous testing of designs. • Created efficient testing equipment to ensure adequate testing and reliability of prototype designs. • Gained efficient experience developing firmware in C/C++ using ST Arm Cortex - M and TI DSP Microcontrollers. • Evolved my skills in debugging hardware and firmware issues using various lab testing equipment and techniques. • Gained further experience with Altium Designer PCB development software. • Created an Altium component database for seamless design between multiple users. Developed a C# Windows Form GUI application which integrated an SQL Database using Entity Framework. • Involved in ISO9000 practices, EN50155 EMI regulation protocol, and designed for ESD safety.

  • Intern Hardware Design Engineer

    at Phidgets INC

    May 2013 - August 2014

    Alberta

    • Designed, developed, tested, and optimized multiple electronic hardware designs involving 8bit and 32bit microcontroller designs utilizing Altium Designer and lab testing equipment such as: electronics loads, oscilloscopes, waveform generators and more. • Programmed in C# for updating internal company software and GUI applications for customer programming examples and testing. • Developed firmware in C and C++ for STMicroelectronics Arm Cortex-M0 & M4 processors. • Pasted, placed, and re-flowed PCBs; further soldered components for prototype completion. • Sourced components for prototypes and created customer relationships with component vendors.

Education

  • E.I.T

    at APEGA

    2015 - at Present (5 years) Alberta

  • Electrical Engineering

    at University of Calgary

    2010 - 2015 (5 years) Alberta

Languages

  • English Native

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