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Glen Cove, NY
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Arcadian Networks, Inc,
What is your current job title?
VP Engineering & Network Operations
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With over fourteen years of engineering, business operations and management experience, Jake is currently the VP of Engineering & Network Operations at Arcadian Networks. Since joining Arcadian, he helped to raise $90 million in venture capital and built a technical team from the ground up. Arcadian recently annouced the completion of a state-wide 700 MHz secure wireless broadband network serving the utility and energy sector in Minnesota for machine-to-machine, smart grid and AMR communications.
He currently leads all technical functions at Arcadian Networks, Inc., including Sales Engineering, Customer Support, IT, Engineering and Network Operations. Prior to Arcadian, Jake led engineering for the largest market at Nextel Communications - New York Metro; serving a business centric portfolio including Public Safety, Utilities, Telecom, Finance and Media companies. He has a Masters in Business Administration, with a focus on Management and Finance from Fordham University, an MS in Electrical Engineering from Polytechnic University and a BA from Colgate University with a concentrations in Physics and Economics. His is a licensed professional engineer and holds two patents.
My professional experience also includes:
- customer service and SLA management
- wireless engineering, implementation and network operations
- IP VPN managed services in critical infrastructure industries
- project management professional (PMP)
- network operations center (NOC) design, implementation and management
- Cisco Powered designation for Integrated Access - Broadband services
- seminar/conference presentations at:
... TechAdvantage 2008
... Grid Interop 2007
... Society of Petroleum Engineers Digital Energy Conference 2007
... Rocky Mountain Electric League (RMEL), Distribution Conference
... Optimising Mobile Networks to Enhance Capacity and Quality, London, England
... Enhancing Capacity and Quality in Mobile Networks Conference, Singapore
Fixed and mobile wireless systems: IDEN, GSM, CDMA, 802.11, DOCSIS, microwave, CDPD
Applications/services: IP VPN, PTT, VOIP, SCADA, AMI/AMR, DA, IP video surveillance
Network development: WWAN, WLAN, IPSEC VPN, VLAN, QOS, machine-to-machine