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Martin Wedepohl | Elance
Last Sign-in: Jan 14, 2014

Martin Wedepohl

  |   Bowen Island, BC
  |  2:06 am Local Time


Working as a Test and Firmware Engineer since 1985 for various manufacturing companies I have developed the skills to work in all aspects of electronic manufacturing and software design. I have the ability to pick up and learn new skills and tools to work on any project that is passed my way. I have designed and developed in hardware, firmware and software as required by my projects. I am well versed in working with multiple operating systems and cross platform development.

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Wedepohl Engineering
Owner / Senior Developer
1998 - Present
Sole proprietorship contracting to a variety of small businesses. PC systems and network installation, debugging and repair. Design and development of custom websites. Design and development of...
General Dynamics Canada (Calgary, Alberta)
Senior Firmware Engineer
2004 - 2007
Design and development of Gigabit Ethernet and DTMF SLIC embedded device drivers written under NetBSD using Wasabi Systems embedded NetBSD for the MeshNet TNG project. This project used the...
General Dynamics Canada (Calgary, Alberta)
Runtime and DSP - Team Lead
2003 - 2004
In addition to continuing my tasks as a Senior Firmware Engineer I headed the Runtime, Board Support Package and Digital Signal Processing Firmware Development Group. This group is responsible for...
General Dynamics Canada (Calgary, Alberta)
Senior Firmware Engineer
2001 - 2003
Participating as a member of the Bowman Firmware Development Team, designing the Firmware Flash Device Loader for the hardware. This code is written in C and ADA for the ColdFire 5407 and 5272...
Sanmina Canada (Calgary, Alberta)
Senior Test Development Engineer
2001 - 2001
Responsible for the development of the prototype programs using National Instruments LabView in the testing of a variety of radio sub assemblies. Wrote prototype reports analyzing the results of...
Sanmina Canada (Calgary Alberta)
Senior Test Engineer
2000 - 2001
Participating as a member of the Developmental Engineering Team responsible for providing direction for Sanmina in the function of RF testing, test automation and design for testability. This...
Computing Devices Canada (now General Dynamics)
Senior Software Engineer
1997 - 2000
Participating as a member of a large software development team responsible for the design and implementation of the firmware portion of a revolutionary communications system for the Canadian...
In addition to my responsibility as Senior Test En
Test Engineering / CIM - Group Leader
1997 - 1997
In addition to my responsibilities as a Senior Test Engineer and group leader of Test Engineering, I assumed the responsibility for the Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) group. This group...
Japan Radio Corporation (Lethbridge, Alberta)
Test Engineering Group Leader
1996 - 1997
In addition to my responsibility as Senior Test Engineer, I assumed the responsibility for the Test Engineering roup. This group was responsible for all manual and automated test for the...
Japan Radio Corporation (Lethbridge, Alberta)
Test Engineer
1994 - 1997
Wrote several UNIX C programs using CodeBase to interface to dBase database files. Held group meetings, planned test strategy and resources to ensure that all the projects assigned to the group...
Northern Telecom Canada Ltd. (Calgary, Alberta)
Test Engineer
1992 - 1994
Responsible for setting up the Analog Base Station Production line when the process moved from NovAtel Communications. Worked as the main software engineer converting the Analog Base Station...
NovAtel Communications Ltd (Lethbridge, Alberta)
Test Engineer
1990 - 1992
Design and assembly of automatic and manual test jigs used in testing a variety of analog, digital and RF cellular products. Programming HP-9000 workstations in HP BASIC and C to control IEEE-488...
Westronic Inc (now GE Harris - Calgary, Alberta)
Project Engineer
1990 - 1990
Design, administration and management of several SCADA projects from initial order to the final shipment. Responsible for scheduling and ensuring that milestones are completed while meeting the...
Glenayre Electronics Ltd (Burnaby, BC)
Test Engineer
1985 - 1990
Design and assembly of automatic and manual test jigs used in testing a variety of analog, digital and RF communications equipment. Extensive use of IBM PC and HP-3060 ICT computers to control...


University of Manitoba
B. Sc. Electrical Engineering
- 1985
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