Electrical Engineer - EcoSense Lighting
Greater Los Angeles Area
Logical Approach Engineering
Senior Electrical Engineer
February 2016 to January 2017
Capstone Turbine Corporation
September 2013 to December 2015
Electrical Engineer / Flight Test Engineer
June 2008 to June 2013
Simi Valley, CA
CSUN Intelligent Ground Vehicle
Computer Engineer / LabView Developer
January 2008 to December 2008
California State University, Northridge
Tutor - Electrical and Computer Engineering
June 2006 to December 2008
Technical Sales Associate
February 2004 to June 2008
Granada Hills, California
Cunningham Research Associates
January 2002 to February 2004
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD, Electrical Engineering - Power, Digital, RF/Communications
2017 to 2022
California State University, Northridge
Master of Engineering - MEng, Electrical Engineering - Power/Digital Systems
2017 to 2019
VHDL and FPGA Design using a BASYS 3
2016 to 2017
Android Developer's Course - Build 14 Apps
2016 to 2017
California State University-Northridge
Bachelor’s Degree, Electrical Engineering, 3.40 (Major), 3.00 (Overall)
2003 to 2008
- Responsible for providing quotes for schedules and cost estimates for sustaining and new designs for on-going and new customers.- Electrical design, testing and integration for a wide range of projects including power systems, high speed embedded systems and RF communication systems. - Responsible for providing quotes for schedules and cost estimates for sustaining and new designs for on-going and new customers.- Electrical design, testing and integration for a wide range of projects including power systems, high speed embedded systems and RF communication systems.
What company does Steven Wood work for?
Steven Wood works for Logical Approach Engineering
What is Steven Wood's role at Logical Approach Engineering?
Steven Wood is Senior Electrical Engineer
What industry does Steven Wood work in?
Steven Wood works in the Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing industry.
💼 Past Experience
currently a Senior Electrical Engineer at Logical Approach Engineering from February 2016 to January 2017 (1 year) in Camarillo, CA. - Responsible for providing quotes for schedules and cost estimates for sustaining and new designs for on-going and new customers. Electrical design, testing and integration for a wide range of projects including power systems, high speed embedded systems and RF communication systems. Electrical Engineer at Capstone Turbine Corporation from September 2013 to December 2015 (2 years 4 months) in Chatsworth, CA. - Subject Matter Expert for PCBA design, layout and fabrication and Failure Root Cause Analysis of existing production hardware. Defined company standard for electrical schematics, PCBs, PCBAs and characterization for 3D modeling of cable designs using Cadence OrCAD, CATIA V5 and AutoCAD. Led the integration of 200kW power supply for laboratory testing of new Lithium Titanate Battery Packs. Led the hardware and software design, production and certification ( UL/CE) for high voltage dual fan inverter for 65kW and 200kW systems using an IGBT, PIC microcontroller and integrated planar magnetics for electrical isolation. Design and routing of power and control cables for company’s first 1MW Liquid Fuel System. Design, test and integration of high power and fiber optic cabling and converters for new system controller for 200kW and 1MW systems. Developed certification and qualification test procedures for new product development and sustaining hardware and software. Gained experience with motor drives, power supply design, analog design and high speed digital circuit design and layout with microprocessors, DSPs (Microchip, Texas Instruments and Motorola), FPGAs (Xilinx) and CPLDs (Lattice).Gained experience with logic design and VHDL programming for PCBAs utilizing CPLDs and FPGAs.Experience with HALT and HASS testing. Electrical Engineer / Flight Test Engineer at AeroVironment from June 2008 to June 2013 (5 years 1 month) in Simi Valley, CA. - Expert in Altium Designer and high speed PCB Layout with strong EMI / EMC design principles. Led the hardware design of the 3rd generation Waterproof Handheld Digital Ground Control Station with dual resistive touch screens with PWM OLED display driver, high speed LVDS, USB, Ethernet and RS-232 communication. Led the hardware design, documentation and production of 75W tactical battery charger for Switchblade. designed hardware for the company's first EO/IR stabilized MicroGimbal payload with CMOS Image Sensor and high speed LVDS and RS-232 communication for Wasp AE. Designed and Programmed LabVIEW production test station for Environmental Stress Screening, Acceptance Testing and Integration for all electronic flight hardware. Qualified flight control hardware for EMI / EMC testing under MIL-STD-461F for Global Observer. Developed test procedures and software for acceptance criteria of flight control hardware. Integrated and Maintained Flight Test Instrumentation and Control Systems for Global Observer
Steven Wood has a Doctor of Philosophy - PhD, Electrical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dr. Wood completed his doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering in 2022. Additionally, he completed a Master of Engineering - MEng, Electrical Engineering from California State University Northridge in 2019. Steven Wood has experience in VHDL and FPGA Design using a BASYS 3 from Udemy from 2016 to 2017. Additionally, he has experience in Android Developer’s Course - Build 14 Apps from Udemy from 2016 to 2017.
💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills
Steven Wood has experience in electrical engineering, software development, and market research. While at Cunningham Research Associates, Steven specialised in market research and surveying, which he enjoyed doing because it gave him the opportunity to understand the needs of his clients and provide them with the best possible solution. He is also experienced in computer engineering, market research, and software development.
Introversion (I), Sensing (S), Thinking (T), Perceiving (P)
2 year(s), 7 month(s)
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