Harvind S.

Chief Architect | Communications & Signal Processing

United States of America

My goal is to ultimately apply my signal processing and engineering skills to develop new technologies that can improve the way we live. Lots of experience in signal processing, communications, locat...see more

  • Information Technology Data & Telecom


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Chief Architect

Africa Mobile Networks Ltd
2 years
Current position
Jul 2020 - Present
Continuing technology development of the software-defined RAN we pioneered by Range Networks (acquired by Africa Mobile Networks). AMN selected Range as the basis for the development o...see more

Co-founder, VP Engineering, CTO

Range Networks
13 years
Current position
Dec 2009 - Present
Doing anything and everything from a technical standpoint to commercialize OpenBTS into a complete, deployable cellular solution. More specifically, extensive design and software devel...see more


The OpenBTS Project
15 years
Current position
Aug 2007 - Present
OpenBTS (www.openbts.org) is an open source software project dedicated to revolutionizing mobile networks by substituting legacy telco protocols and traditionally complex, proprietary ...see more


Kestrel Signal Processing
6 years
Dec 2004 - Nov 2010
The Kestrel TSCM Professional Software is a powerful and flexible operator centric software application ideal for advanced radio-frequency spectrum monitoring.

Senior Engineer/Consultant

Rosum Corporation
7 years
Dec 2003 - Aug 2010
Development of a new positioning system using existing terrestrial TV signals. Responsible for many critical aspects of system, including: • Design and implementation of multipath mit...see more

Ph.D. student / Research Assistant

UC Davis
3 years
Dec 1999 - Dec 2002
Development of new signal processing algorithms for improvement of communication system performance, particularly efficient handling of packet retransmissions. Current results include: ...see more

Research Engineer

Statistical Signal Processing, Inc.
3 years
Dec 1997 - Dec 2000
Responsible for algorithm and software design of signal intelligence (COMINT/SIGINT) systems for various government customers. Project involvement includes: • A real-time GSM Environm...see more

Senior Engineer

Rockwell Collins
8 months
Dec 1997 - Aug 1998
Worked in development group of SATCOM product, a digital radio that provides voice and data services for commercial airplanes via the INMARSAT satellite system. Responsible for defining...see more

Undergraduate Research Assistant

2 years
Apr 1994 - Jul 1996
Worked on the RDRN (Rapidly Deployable Radio Network) research project funded by DARPA, contributing to the hardware and signal processing design of a 1.2 GHz, 2 Mbps beamforming digita...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Information Technology Data & Telecom


  • Software Development
  • Systems Design
  • Electrical Engineering
  • System Design
  • C++
  • Algorithms
  • VoIP
  • System Architecture
  • GSM
  • Debugging
  • Wireless Technologies
  • Digital Signal Processors
  • Voice over IP (VoIP)