Consulting

Dale has expertise in a wide variety of domains and technologies, related generally to:

  • Engineering Project Management and NPI.
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP).
  • Customer Relationship Management (CRM).
  • Quality Management Systems (FRACAS).

Engineering Project Management and NPI.

Electronic Hardware and Firmware Development. analog and digital circuit design, sensors, low-power, battery operation, data logging, wireless, 8-bit and 32-bit processors, ARM, ASIC and FPGA HDL design, power supply, design verification and validation testing, BIST (Built-In-Self-Test), design for manufacturability.

Embedded Firmware Development. 8-bit and 32-bit processors, C, C++, ARMm RTOS, networking, code control, release process, verification and validation testing, BIST (Bult-In-Self-Test).

Cloud. unix system administration (BSD, Linux), system administration, DevOps, databases (MariaDB, PostgreSQL), web application development, DevOps, reliability engineering, .

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM). Develop product concepts using physical and virtual models and capture of requirements. Gain understanding of technical feasibility. Determine technology and go-to-market strategies. Develop business models. Evaluate risk. Prototype. Verification and Validation testing. Pilot production. Quality. Change management. Document control. ECO. DFM.

Business Process Management (BPM). Engineering management. SR&ED claims (Canada). Engineering process management. Quality Management. ISO 9001. ERP. MRP. Project management. Manufacturing. Material management and control. Inventory control.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

Product Lifecycle Management. Part numbers. Part approval process. Change management process. ECR/ECO process. Project accounting. MRP. Manufacturing scheduling. Manufacturing process. Material management and control. Inventory control.

Quality Management Systems

FRACAS. Continuous Improvement. New Product Introduction process. Pilot manufacturing. Release to Production. Design for Manufacturability. Lean. Six-Sigma. Lean Six-Sigma. Management of Change process. Quality auditing. ISO 9001. 

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

Leads. Campaigns. Opportunities.