Expertise

Dale has expertise in a variety of domains and technologies, including:

  • Electronic Hardware and Firmware Development, including analog and digital circuit design, environmental sensing, 8-bit and 32-bit processing systems, firmware, ASIC and FPGA HDL design, firmware architecture and C/C++ coding,  wireless networking, power supplies, design verification and validation testing, BIST (Bult-In-Self-Test), and related manufacturing processes.
  • Cloud Data Processing, including unix system administration (BSD and GNU Linux), web application and system software development, and database development and management.
  • Product Development Project Management and Lifecycle Management. Steer new product concepts through understanding technical feasibility and strategy, business model and strategy, prototyping, design engineering, manufacturing, and new product introduction (NPI). Detail-level engineering leadership and project management, engineering and manufacturing EDM (Electronic Document Management) and DMS (Document Management System). Change management, ECO (Engineering Change Order) process, DFM (Design for Manufacturability), manufacturing test and pilot, acceptable production process control Cpk, managing support documentation for SR&ED claims, etc.
  • Business Process Management (BPM) for Enterprises, SMEs and SMBs, including process management, development and auditing, with expertise in ad hoc and formal quality management systems such as ISO 9001, ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning), MRP (Manufacturing Resource Planning), Project Management, CRM (Customer Relationship Management), Manufacturing and Inventory Control.

Please contact Dale for more information, or to discuss a potential opportunity.