Scott Potter

Scott Potter

Summary

A well rounded technology executive. Proven ability to direct all phases of development from concept through production and implementation. Excels at building and directing teams of motivated professionals to create optimal solutions for large scale enterprise deployment. Strong technical background in electronics, software, hardware and systems design.

Core Competencies

  • Engineering process
  • Global Position Systems (GPS)
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Wireless
  • Software, Hardware and systems design and development
  • Microcontroller based systems
  • Client/server architectures
  • Mobile computer based systems

Work History

Work History
May 2005 - Present

Director of Location Technology

Jasper Wireless

Resposible for location sevices, coverage maps and network test equipment

at this wireless service provider focused on machine to machine data communications. Early work in long term assistance in assisted GPS systems. GIS web based mapping solutions to analyze and present aggregated coverage. GSM software and hardware implementations for client-server network diagnostics.

Dec 1998 - May 2005

Founder and CTO

Links Point

A founder responsible for product development  at this GPS/ GIS company. Lead a team to create industry leading GPS and mapping software and hardware products. Implemented enterprise systems as well as consumer products. Designed and implemented aGPS system for the Fire Deperatment of New York's World Trade Center recovery effort. Responsibilities in fund raising, investor relations and business development.

May 1998 - Dec 1998

Contractor

Raytheon Danbury Optical Systems

Designed test Equipment for military aerospace system. Responsible for both the hardware and software implementations.Space based optics system.

Jan 1998 - Aug 1998

Contractor

Silicon Valley Group Lithogrophy

Designed pneumatic servo controller. Designed and implemented oth the software and the hardware for this microcontroller based 6 axis system.

Oct 1995 - Jan 1997

Contractor

UPS Research and Development

Microcontroller based hardware and software design for optical character recognition equipment. Vx Works programming.

Mar 1995 - Oct 1995

Contractor

OSS Corporation

High speed programmable logic design for telecom equipment

May 1989 - Jan 1995

Staff Engineer

Pitney Bowes

Motion control systems design. Board level and ASIC circuit design. Designed 12 axis motion control power electronics. Designed Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) for the controlling Brushless DC Motors.

May 1988 - May 1989

Associate

Reviewed business plans to identify funding opportunities. Particpated in internal company audit.

Education

Education