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A position designing CPU circuits, where experience with superscalar architectures will enhance the final value of the product
Electrical engineer with 12 years of printed circuit board (PCB) layout experience. Has been successful as an individual contributor and as the manager of a 10 person PCB layout group.
B.S. Electrical Engineering
University of California
San Diego, CA
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1995 – 1997 Varian Associations, Palo Alto, CA-Senior Engineer
Designed microwave tubes using computer codes. Wrote codes to improve the tube design process. Swept up after everyone else left the building.