Ryan R. Reschan
San Diego, California 92116
Hardworking, team oriented Engineer with experience in products used in environmental science and research. Provides global customer technical assistance while working on R&D projects, troubleshooting and testing new and custom products, and maintaining quality assurance and software. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Precision Measurement Engineering (PME) (September 2006 – current) Aquasend (2017 – current) (A PME Enterprise)
Engineer/Global Technical Support/R&D (2010 - current)
Assists head engineer in implementing hardware, embedded firmware/software (C language), and GUI (Java language).
Maintaining and altering calibration software in the Netbeans/Java environment and updating software from LabView and other no longer used programs.
Examining, troubleshooting, and resolving electrical issues on products.
Designing documentation/manuals for sub-assemblies and fully assembled instruments.
Preparing drawings, specifications, and bills of materials for new products.
Design and modifications of current and new products – testing and building prototypes and creating new software for them.
Project management - Works with manufacturing and project management to resolve any design related issue impacting production and helps with time lines from start to finish.
Repair and calibration of instruments including calibration analysis, verification, and result reports.
Performing functional testing and programming of products. 1 Page
Verifying protocols for design changes prior to manufacturing release including making design changes when necessary.
Providing technical support to customers world wide.
Advises management and office staff of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential design/production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed.
Responsible for incoming and outgoing parts and equipment inspections. Technician/Assembler/Welder (2006 – 2010)
Low level testing of in work and completed products
Assembling complex products to exact specifications.
Manufacturing high-performance custom parts to specifications.
Calibration of instruments.
Welding of steel and stainless steel custom parts (TIG and MIG). EDUCATION
University of California, San Diego
Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering, June 2005 Depth in Photonics
SolidWorks, Solidworks PCB, Java (Netbeans), C/C++ (Code Composer Studio), DIGI IoT devices, MS Office and Apache OpenOffice, Asana, basic IT support, electrical test equipment (voltmeter, power supplies, oscilloscope), LabView, Matlab, soldering, welding ORGANISATIONS
Society of Barley Engineers – Board Member (Competition Czar) (2011 – present)
Quality Ale and Fermentation Fraternity (QUAFF) (2013 – present)
Queso Diego – The San Diego Cheese Club (2019 – present)
American Society for Quality (ASQ) (Joined 2020) 2 Page