Mark Zaim

Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Relevant Experience: 23 years

  • Education:
    B.S. Electrical Engineering - The Ohio State University

Experience in the field

  • HW design/test for medical, automotive, IT, audio, cellular, WiFi, BLE, and IoT products.
  • EMC/EMI design, test and failure resolution.
  • High volume manufacturing (PCB, solder quality, reflow oven profiles, wave soldering)
  • Low noise audio amplifiers and preamps, headphones, microphones, guitar amplifiers and pedals.

What do you like about working at a company that designs medical products?

The positive impact on people’s lives and the challenges involved with meeting the strict regulatory requirements.

What do you like about working at Tensentric?

Great vibes, surrounded by smart and interesting people, cool products.

What unique set of skills do you bring to Tensentric?

Electronics troubleshooting (fixed thousands of circuit boards to component level on a variety of products), low noise audio background, EMC design and test for worldwide compliance, high volume manufacturing.

What hobbies or non-work activities are you most passionate about?

Playing guitar (rock and/or roll, metal, classical, flamenco, blues, etc.), building high quality tube guitar amplifiers and pedals, listening to vinyl records and restoring turntables, history (particularly WW2 as my family came from war torn Poland), hiking, biking, kayaking, enjoying the mountains in general.

Where were you born/where did you grow up?

The land of Cleves (Cleveland, OH).

When you were in elementary school, what did you want to be when you grew up?

Since the time I started playing guitar at the age of 12, I always dreamed of becoming a rockstar someday. Hmmm, I guess I finally accomplished that goal… just not in the way I originally intended HA HA.