Execution of projects from new design through sustaining.
I have worked with a lot of different CAD engineers over the years and working with your team has been great… I just wanted to take a moment to say you have an excellent team...
You did excellent work, you can work on my designs any time.
Derek began his career in the Semiconductor industry in 1984 with Xicor, then moved on to SEEQ; working with the team that invented and developed Flash memory technology. Expanding his career into systems, he spent several years in Microwave communications at Avantek/Agilent, in aircraft and satellite systems. In 1995 Derek migrated to board level system design with Network Equipment Technology (NET), developing a host of WAN systems for government and enterprise networks. Additionally, Derek has been a principle contributor at various startup companies, developing solutions for a wide range of telecom applications. Derek joined ODA in 2013 to develop engineering design services, to privde cross platform solutions to startups through Fortune 500 companies. In his free time, Derek enjoys competitive golf, archer, F3A RC aerobatics, and underwater photography.
Ian Coggins joined Optimum Design's engineering services team in 2014, bringing 20 years of experience in embedded and ruggedized electronics design. Ian has a versatile set of hardware, software, and mechanical design skills and has worked extensively with modern CPU, GPU and FPGA devices to deliver successful embedded computer and digital image processing systems. His diverse experience in the aerospace, government and industrial markets, enhances Optimum Design's ability to accommodate any customer's needs. Ian graduated in 1994 from the University of Warwick, UK, with a BEng(Hons) in Computer Systems Engineering.