Quality Assurance Manager and Mechanical Engineer
MC McCue & Sons LLC – Providence, RI • February 2015 - present
Consulting as a Quality Assurance Manager 02/2015 – On going as needed. • Managed QA activities and environment throughout the SDLC. • Ensured that all video, electrical, mechanical, software integration, and regression testing for the development of a new Open Field Behavioral Studies product were managed until success. • Confirmed that the software performed a valid frame by frame analysis and that the correct key proprietary algorithms were used. • Confirmed that all raw data collected was accurate, repeatable, and useful. • Liaised with beta level clients to ensure that the first versions of software met their requirements and that the system was obtaining enough raw data to report on any future behavioral metrics. • Created test cases based off of functional documentation, documented bugs, documented re-creation procedures, and tracked issues to completion utilizing HP QC and Excel.
Mechanical and Project Engineer
Natech Plastics, Inc. – Ronkonkoma, NY • January 2020 - March 2020
Natech provides contract plastic injection molding manufacturing, engineering and design of products ranging from Microfluidic Chips to fence post caps. Project Engineer 01/06/2020 – 03/25/2020 • Managed client products and relations throughout all phases of the Product Development Life Cycle. • Created custom designs and edited existing designs via Solidworks 2019 via PDM. • Ensured that all products were designed with Injection Molding Best Practices, ensured proper release from mold, and worked with toolmaker to ensure proper parting lines, cooling, gate locations, and ejection methods. • Managed all product details until client’s final approval including successful production runs, QC, and FAI. • Utilized Smart Scope and calipers to validate proper machining and critical surfaces. • Utilized FormLabs SLA 3D Printer to create 3D Printed Rapid Prototypes, confirm functionality, tactile feel, and instill client confidence by having something functioning in hand within 7 days.
Bachelor of Science Degree, ABET Accreditation - Mechanical Engineering with a Core Concentration in Business. • January 1993 - January 1997
VILLANOVA UNIVERSITY 800 East Lancaster Ave. Villanova, PA 19085