Sherif A

Engineering Manager - 20 Years of Experience - Near 19341


Electrical Engineer


Exton, PA

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Profile * Dynamic New Product Development Engineering Manager and Program Manager with over 20 years leading global cross functional teams in the field of software applications and embedded real-time systems. * Trusted technical leader and a program management expert, mentoring on development best practices, project management, Agile, test driven development (TDD), test automation, process improvement, DFMEA and problem solving methodologies. * Excellent communicator with the ability to easily and effectively translate technical information and bridge complexity to different audiences including C-level executives. * Extensive and proven experience collaborating with product management and sales to define requirements, estimate and track budget\product cost, and to manage field deployment. * Experience collecting voice of customer (VOC) sessions at customer sites and translating them into requirements for engineering. * Process and metrics oriented, well versed in automated dashboards generation for key performance indicators (KPIs), financial reporting and status. * Agile Scrum Master with demonstrated ability to, effectively and simultaneously drive multiple complex projects to successful completion. * Extensive hands-on experience with software, electrical and mechanical development and test life cycles. * Over 10 years people management experience with a proven record of hiring, coaching the best talent and guiding development plans. Outstanding ability to align technical objectives to departmental and corporate vision. * Demonstrated experience with the procurement and the manufacturing process of complex devices in highly regulated environments. * Results oriented person with consistent career advancement. Avid technology learner always looking for opportunities to grow knowledge base. * US Citizen Able to obtain Security Clearance. Fluent in English, French, and Arabic. Skills Summary Technical: * Applied knowledge on hashing algorithms (SHA-1, SHA-256), public key Cryptography, key management and storage, secure micros, shared keys, authentication certificates and digital signature, using RSA, AES, ECC, DH, ECDH. * Hands On experience with C, C++, C#, VB, .NET, ASP.NET, Visual C++, MFC, SQL, Azure, PERL, Java, JQuery, Eclipse, Pascal, DELPHI, XML * Linux device drivers and Kernel including SMP configuration * Multi-threaded applications under Linux and Windows * Experience with Open Source licensing. * Embedded RTOS on a variety of micro-controllers and System-On-Chip (ARM, MIPS, POWERPC) * Experience with development for battery operated embedded systems. * Application development on Android Devices. * RFID and Bluetooth Technologies. * OOP, UML \ Rational Rose * VHDL, ASIC, FPGA. Memory Map devices * UNIX, LINUX, WINDOWS operating systems * Multi-threaded applications under Linux and Windows * Working experience using USB, UART (RS232) Single wire, I2C, SPI, TCP/IP protocols * Optical and Mechanical Sensors, Mechanism Control, Heating Elements, A2D, DACs, PID and PLLs.. * Image Processing, DSP, and Computer Vision with applications in dental medical devices * Proficiency using state of the art Emulators, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers. Wire wrapping and soldering * Experience with large scale revision control systems using RCS, Perforce and subversion. Program Management: * 10+years of proven success in project execution, management of concurrent large budget & complex projects, across multiple geographies, to successful completion.