Tom Sneddon

57185 County Road 23
Goshen IN  46528–7096
Telephone: 219.522.3972
Email: 
Web: excusemeplease.org

Circuit Design

Extensive experience with analog power electronics.

Experience with low noise analog, power electronics, high speed digital design and pcb layout techniques.

Design of mixed analog/digital control, monitoring, and actuating systems.

SPICE circuit simulation experience (Berkeley SPICE, P-SPICE)

Experience with design of product thermal management systems.

Schematic and PCB

Schematic and PCB CAD design. EAGLE preferred, I also have experience with CADStar.

Setup and configuration of PCB CAD systems using EAGLE. Custom scripts and user language programs.

Programming

C for embedded microcontrollers.

Engineering Process

Part and drawing numbering system creation.

Engineering documentation, work instruction, and form template design.

Experience working to ISO-9000

Programming Languages

C (embedded), Perl, JavaScript, Android (Java), bash shell, DOS batch, SQL

Markup languages

HTML, CSS, XML, JSON, SSI

Server software

VMWare Workstation/Player/Server, Apache (Perl, mod_perl, DAV, SVN), Squid (with custom blacklist/whitelist), Samba, Subversion, Zebedee secure tunnel

Web site design software

Text: KWrite text editor, custom intranet CMS
Graphics: GIMP
Testing: VMWare

Graphics

Graphics design, optimization of digital images, digital photography

Web site usability techniques

Usability guidelines and techniques followed routinely

Knowledge of web browser compatibility issues

Firefox/Mozilla, Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera, KDE Konqueror

Operating systems

Linux (openSUSE preferred, for servers and workstations)
Windows: 7, 2003 Server, 2000 Server, XP, 2000, NT4, NT3.5, 3.1, 3.0
MS/PC-DOS, CPM

Hardware

x86 based PC's, Hardware RAID, good hardware troubleshooting skills.

Office software

Microsoft Office, OpenOffice/LibreOffice

MRP software

WinMAGI with custom web-based reporting

Sample web sites

http://www.excusemeplease.org
http://www.crownalumni.org

Senior Design Engineer / Computer Systems Administrator,    2003 – Present

Electronics Design Engineer,   2001 – 2003

Product Engineer,    2000 – 2001

Electronics Design Engineer,    1994 – 2000

Associate Electrical Design Engineer II,    1993 – 1994

Associate Engineer I,    1992 – 1993

Engineering Technician,    1985 – 1992

Production Technician,    1984 – 1985