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Peter Castro

Senior Manager of Hardware Engineering
A hands-on product development R&D leader proficient in bringing cutting-edge designs to market from concept thru requirements, implementation, integration, test with the intent of high volume manufacture. A strong track record for leading product development in several areas: aerospace, wireless, optical networking, as well as custom products specifically for the US government. Leading cross-functional teams, system and hardware architectures are defined. Implementation covering complex analog, digital (ASIC, FPGA), RF (LNA, PA), optical, electromechanical and battery technologies. Using advanced project management; milestones and deadlines are proactively managed across all phases of development. Embedded software, VHDL and BSP development included. Mechanical design considerations; thermal management, tolerance analysis, FEA and FMEA as well.