Joseph D. Mastroianni           

Los Gatos, Ca.                        


Team Builder                       Product Manager                            Technologist
Antarctic Explorer               Screenwriter                                    Inner Space Explorer
Author                                 Pianist                                             Entrepreneur



A multi-talented engineer, writer, and skilled leader with a solid track record for delivery seeks a position in an exciting environment to use his talents for mutual profit and enjoyment of living. 


International technical / business management.  Technology realization. 
Team building.  Business development.  Customer support.
Cold weather survival.  Remote environment tech deployment.
C/C++  Java programming
Mechanical / Electronics assy.
Creative and technical writing.  Journalism.

Tech Products:

Cadence Design Systems:             AVS, Dracula II, BBM, Alba
ReShape:                                      PDBuilder, PDPlanner, Vortex
Adaptive Silicon:                         MSA2000 Synthesis, P&R, Extraction/Analysis
Intel:                                            Internal CAD (ChPPR, Sees, Frolic)
RCA:                                            Internal CAD (Art, Fracture, Layout Synthesis)
Magee Scientific:                         Taisu (Taisu IR, Taisu 802.11),  MiniTaisu (Iridium)

Selected Literary:

Fragile Animation (SF Novella): Tomorrow
Jordan’s Waterhammer (SF Short): Realms of Fantasy
Antarctica (Novel): Hampton Roads (to be published 2007)
McMurdo (Screenplay w/ P.Mullin): Sundance / A.P. Sloan top pick 2004
The Light and The Weather (Poem): Antarctic Sun Literary Contest Winner 2005

Selected Tech Pub:

“Chip Level Design Automation” - Network Systems Design
“Scheduled Revolution” - Electronic News
“A Verification System for Cell Based Design Styles” - ICCAD
“Extraction of Interconnect Delays from Computer Generated Layouts” - CICC
“A Quick Turnaround Semicustom Design System” - CICC

Companies / Positions Held:

RCA Solid State Technology Center:            Somerville, New Jersey 1980 – 1987  - MTS, Manager
Intel                                                             Santa Clara, Ca. 1987 – 1989  - Sr. Manager
Cadence Design Systems                              San Jose, Ca. 1989 – 1999  - Director / Engineering VP
Adaptive Silicon                                          Los Gatos, Ca. 1999 – 2002 – VP Engineering
Magee Scientific                                          Berkeley, Ca. 2002 – 2006 - Partner
ReShape                                                      San Jose, Ca.  2003 – 2006 – VP Engineering


Intel Physical Design CAD team supporting i486 development – Assumed leadership
Cadence Design Systems Physical Verification – Rebuilt team
Cadence Design Systems Design Methodology Engineering – Built from scratch
Cadence Design Systems Cary, NC Development Center – Built from the ground up
Cadence Design Systems:  Paris, Dublin, Noida, Hsin-Chu development centers
Adaptive Silicon SW Engineering Team – Built from the ground up
ReShape Engineering – Rebuilt engineering team
Magee Scientific – Antarctic Deployment,  (six deployments, five seasons)


Antarctica – Taylor Valley:  Designed/installed first 802.11 network
Antarctica – New Harbor:  Telecom, WiFi
Antarctica – South Pole:  Atmospheric studies, instrumentation
Virginia – OOBE/Paranormal investigation w/ ex-military intelligence personnel at Monroe Institute

Spare Time Pursuits:

Mountain biking.  Antique railroad pocket watch repair. Model rocketry. Linux system admin.


BSEE ’81 / MSEE ‘84 Highest Honors, Rutgers University, New Brunswick N.J.