WARREN R PARKER

warren@juicycle.com

 

EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering: CSU Pomona (CalPoly) June, 1975

 

ADDITIONAL COURSE WORK: Plant engineering, power electrics, and hydraulic dynamics. Microelectronic Systems Design, AutoCAD, 3DStudios MAX, Photoshop, Word, and Excel. 

 

TECHNICAL SKILLS: Materiel failure analysis. Hand and machine tool safety and operation. Retail operations & fundamental spreadsheets. Wintel/Linux hardware networking. Microprocessor-control system concept-to-market. Music theory and performance; digital multimedia and sound envelope conditioning.

 

EXPERIENCE SUMMARY: Design, product mockup, prototype testing, mold creation, marketing, and parts control. Design of linear and digital electric system layout, artwork. programming, debugging, and production. World Wide Web publishing.  Process and control editing. Bug report resolution. Extensive knowledge of machine tool maintenance and repair, metal turning, materiel joining, and fastener specialist. Quality assurance experience with both government defense contractor and consumer electronics manufacturer. Configuration and networking computer hardware and software. Ecology/Solar enthusiast: implementing thermal, photovoltaic, architectural theory. 

 

WORK SUMMARY

 (1971-present) SWITCHYARD BULLTHORNS ( www.music.juicycle.com )  Professional music ensemble.

(1995-2003) JUICYCLE - Santa Cruz, Ca. Deployment of niche products addressing fitness and health on a personal scale. ( www.juicycle.com )

(1997-2001) CREATIVE DIGITAL  Scotts Valley, Ca. Quality assurance beta-tester of consumer electronics. ( www.creative.com )

(1995-1996) Emu KEYTRONICS - Scotts Valley, Ca ( www.emu.com ) Remote site beta-tester of EMU10K1 chip,   Creative Audigy series sound engine.

(2001-present) HUB/BIKE CHURCH - Santa Cruz, Ca. Volunteer and support of day-to-day logistics with community service organization. ( www.santacruzhub.org )

(1998-1999) SANTA CRUZ ELECTRONICS - Assembly and repair of factory and consumer machines.

( www.santacruzelectronics.com )

(1992-1995) TRAVELING

(1985-1991) BIKES BIKES BIKES - Santa Cruz, Ca. Owner, general repair, retail sales of mountain and road bicycles.  Routine marketing liaisons and purchase officer at conventions and wholesale outlets.

(1976-1979) AEROJET- Sacramento, Ca.  Field safety and process control quality assurance engineer as well as editor, proofreader, illustrator for Mil. Spec. defense contractor.

(1975-present) PARKER ENGINEERING Board of director, drip irrigation and water filter development and research consultant.

 

QUALIFICATIONS: Intuitive problem solver, excellent retention of facts, exceptional hearing and observation qualities, nominal personal-relation abilities, fast learner, experienced leader. Stable, reliable personality. 

 

HOBBIES music, gardening, swing dancing, and bicycling. please respond: warren@juicycle.com