Senior Staff Engineer
Craig Otis is a senior staff engineer at NovaWurks™ Inc., a provider of high technology space products and services. He is responsible for overseeing the engineering team to ensure all research and design projects are cohesive with other teams at the company.
Otis has more than 30 years of experience in technology design and development. His main focus of expertise is in opto-mechanical packaging, laser radar, fiber optic sensors and gas and diode laser power supplies. Otis is also skilled in high power and low noise switch-mode power supplies, magnetics, analog electronics, MEMS devices and radio frequency signal processing.
Prior to joining NovaWurks, Otis was with Northrop Grumman where he served as lead engineer in the development of an integrated nano-satellite payload with optical and radio frequency sensor systems. He also served as design and fabrication lead for power control and other customer electronics boards for small nano-satellite systems.
Otis has a bachelor’s degree in physics from North Central College, Naperville, Ill. and a master’s degree in physics from Northern Illinois University. He resides in Westminster, Calif. with his wife Mary Ann.
Craig Otis Ext. 706