Edmund Okocha is an Engineer with over 10 years’ experience in electrical and software engineering. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree (BSc.) in Electronics Engineering from Delaware Technical and Community College and a BSc. in Computer Network Security from Wilmington University.
As an undergrad, and several years beyond that, he was a math tutor, helping students realize mathematical truths behind topics like algebra, trigonometry, statistics, calculus, etc.
Edmund currently works as an Electro-optical Engineer at FARO Technologies, the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement, imaging, and analysis across a variety of industries including lean manufacturing, construction, and public safety. He is the lead engineer for the projector scanners used in manufacturing virtual templates for laser-guided assembly and production. He also doubles as the company liaison to engineering and production for the Focus 3D Laser Scanner.
Prior to his time at FARO Technologies, he was a Field Service Engineer at TA Instruments where he served as an advocate for the end users. He ensured finished products arrived as advertised with an exhaustive demonstration of its capabilities from a hardware and software point of view.
An avid chess player, Edmund volunteers his time, tutoring a Youth Chess team, Chess Chat, in West Philadelphia. He enjoys computer programming with proficiency in Java programming language. He loves to write, read, and listen to podcasts.