An effective leader with substantial operating experience creating profitable products in fast moving, high-pressure, low-resource conditions.
· Directed the creation of the engineering department for several startup companies (budgeting, staffing, infrastructure, tools, specs definition and procedures).
· Project managed numerous profitable technology products from design specs to production release in a wide range of applications.
· Extensive experience within the agile development, web based software, advertising online, social networking, applications, imaging systems, embedded and medical industry.
· Seasoned in Customer relationship and effective negotiator.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
· Customer and sales support. Build and improve new and exiting relationships with customers through effective presentation, support and follow up.
· Define clear goals and responsibilities, coordinate and prioritize tasks and track the implementation of projects.
· Clear communication with project teams and clients.
· Coordinate and manage productive relationships with customers and partners
· Departmental leadership and software/hardware development project management from concept to delivery. Handling timely release of short term projects with limited resources as well as long term formal projects.
· Engineering Director: Manage budgets and employees, develop specs and schedules, allocate resources and manage risk.
· System/hardware/software development, architecture, performance analysis, high-speed algorithms and technology.
· Hands-on software development including top-level user applications, embedded development, real-time, multi-tasking software, object oriented design, operating systems kernels, device drivers, digital signal/image processing and analysis, medical Imaging.