Igor Chernishov

Igor Chernishov

Summary

  • Strong background in theory and practical application across the Radio Spectrum and Fiber Optic Systems,  Electronic Circuits Technology and Products
  • Solid skills in Mobile Radio and Computer Networks including computer security and network management
  • Strong experience in UNIX, Linux, and Windows Operating Systems
  • Solid experience in GIS, Web Mapping and Data Base Systems
  • Strong experience in RF systems design and maintenance including Antennas, Radio and Quantum Electronics, Communication Theory and Wave Propagation, Applied Optics, Radar Systems and Statistical Radio Physics, Solid State and Vacuum Electronics, Space Radio Physics
  • Extended knowledge and understanding of full project development life cycle: from whiteboard to the last customer support incident.

Work History

Work History
May 2010 - Present

Infrastructure and Communications Specialist

Hancock Prospecting
  • Responsible for Banking Feasibility Studies for Roy Hill Iron Ore (Western Australia) andAlpha Coal (Queensland) of Communications Systems (Mesh andWiMax wireless networks for mine operations, enterprise data network,IP Telephony and Videoconferencing, Network Management and other Systems)
  • Vendors Management, Communications Systems evaluation, created specifications, reports, traffic engineering etc.
Oct 2008 - May 2010

Senior Communications Engineer, Communications Team Leader

Ansaldo STS
  • Responsible for Detailed Design of Railway Communications System for RailCorp (Richmond Line) including new Schofields Station Operational Systems design (communications, ticketing, security, passenger information including cabling, earthing system and communications pathways), enabling and staging works for RailCorp communications backbone infrastructure design, power substation communications system (protection, SCADA andcabling)
  • Responsible for Inspection and Testing Procedures and Plans
Apr 2007 - Aug 2008

Communications Engineer

Union Switch and Signal, Ansaldo STS
  • Responsible for Detailed Design and Implementation (cabling, grounding, SCADA system, antennas, filtering equipment, power supply, network switches) of Wide Area Railway Data Network for Automatic Train Operation (Rio Tinto’s Pilbara Iron Rail Division)
  • Responsible for Detailed Design of UHF and Microwave Links
  • Detailed Design and Testing of Network Management System for Wide Area Rail Data Network
  • System Integration Facilities design and testing for Wide Area Rail Data Network
  • Responsible for Radio Site surveys
  • GSM-R training.
Feb 2000 - Dec 2005

Senior Radio Communications Engineer

Autotechnika
  • Design of Wireless networks for use in Logistics and Warehousing environments
  • Developed WEB Services for Mobile Communications
  • Designed Trunk Radio Systems for Mobile UHF Radio Networks
  • Responsible for the design, implementation and support of Radio Network Security
  • Responsible for resolving complex connectivity and throughput issues
  • Provided in depth technical support to sales staff
  • Design and Installation of Mobile Radio Networks and Performance Measurements
  • Coordinated the day-to-day activities of the RF Engineering Teams.
Jan 1994 - Feb 2000

Senior Communications Engineer

Fractal
  • Designed Trunking Radio Systems for Mobile UHF Radio Networks
  • Developed Mobile Radio Systems for data transmissions in UHF and SHF band
  • Designed Radio TCP/IP Networks for Commercial and Government Applications
  • Software and Hardware upgrade and installation management
  • Vendor management, commercial negotiation and benchmarking.
Nov 1989 - Jan 1994

Scientific Researcher

Institute of Radio Astronomy (IRA) of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
  • Lead the Design, Simulation, Development, Testing, Fabrication, and Optimization of Millimeter-wave Radar Systems for Commercial and Defense Applications
  • Responsible for Scientific and Technical articles writing for Scientific and Professional Journals
  • Digital Signal Processing and Computer Modeling of Oscillations in Nonlinear Electronic Systems.
Aug 1986 - Nov 1989

Scientific Researcher

Kharkov State University
  • Responsible for Design and Implementation of Powerful SHF Noise Generators
  • Digital Signal Processing Systems for Scientific Researching
  • Researching of Noise Oscillations in Nonlinear Electronic Circuits
  • Modeling and Design of Noise Generators for Radar and Communication Systems
  • As a Lead or Solo Researcher (but always working for a team), have successfully integrated a set of relevant technologies into various Radio Applications
  • Scientific and Technical articles writing for Scientific and Professional Journals
  • Invented and implemented valuable technologies – two Patents are filed.
Sep 1982 - Aug 1985

Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer

Kharkov University
  • Service and Maintenance of UHF and SHF Early Warning Radar Systems and Radio Navigation Systems
  • Research and development of direct-sequence spread spectrum for CDMA and Pulse Compression Radar Systems using Barker codes.

Education

Education
Jan 2000 - Aug 2004

Master

Wollongong University

C,C++,Java programming, relational database design, operational systems, algorithms, computer and network security

Sep 1980 - Aug 1987

Master

Karazin Kharkiv National University

Antennas, Radio and Quantum Electronics, Communication Theory and Wave Propagation, Applied Optics, Radar Systems and Statistical Radio Physics, Solid State and Vacuum Electronics, Space Radio Physics, Fiber Optic Communications, Scientific Programming

Certifications

Certifications

Industry Qualifications

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