Jim Nickerson has been working with Peters Research as a Software Engineer Consultant since 2009 and has been involved with the development of Elevate Live.
Previous to this Jim worked for ThyssenKrupp Elevator and DigiMetric Inc.
Microchip PIC, C32, C18, Hi-Tech PICC, Visual Studio/C++/c#/VB/.Net, PHP, C, MySql, XP, Windows CE, I2C, SPI, Ethernet, CAN, RS232, RS485, TCP/IP, 8051, Keil, 802.11, Eagle PCB, Embedded DC Servo Drive, NI LabVIEW, Sumitomo HF430 series VVVF drive, Danaher Motion S600 AC Servo Drive, Allen Bradley and Modicon PLC, Journeyman Instrument Mechanic.
2009 – present
Projects with Peters Research
2000 – 2009
1989 to 2000
1996 to 1998
1995 to 1996
Reverse-engineered communication protocol for Northern Telecom Meridian telephone sets, used in the 85 station CTI (Computer Telephone Interface) 911 service center installed in Dallas Texas. VB and C test software to talk to and test the telephone sets. Specified, set up, configured and installed the 20 station NT network used in the New Hampshire 911 center, and the 22 station Phoenix Fire 911 center.
Specified, set up and maintained 20+ station NT network used by in house engineers for software development and testing.
Set up and in charge of CD Rom mastering for software distribution. Converted cable tester setups from audio tape to CD Rom. Set up GPS receiver to get real time for Phoenix Fire 911 center call logging. Designed parallel port-controlled switch to remotely generate 8 incoming calls for test and debug.
1987 to 1989
1982 to 1986