Robert S.

CEO | Engineer Medical Devices (Ophthalmic, Wearables), Former Bausch + Lomb

United States of America

CEO with software engineering and innovation background to enable truly customized medicine by putting design (CAD), simulation (FEA) and optimization at the heart of medical device design. Robert has...see more

  • Design
  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • Healthcare Wellness & Fitness
  • Machinery & Equipments


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



Optimal Device
9 years
Current position
Jul 2013 - Present
Optimal Device is an engineering consultant firm and software distributor focused on the medical industry. Our customers span a wide variety of medical devices including: ophthalmic, de...see more

Senior Systems Design Engineer

Bausch & Lomb
7 years
Dec 2006 - Jul 2013
Implements the design of systems that allow the designers to utilize advanced modeling, simulation, automation and optimizaztion. These systems include: Design (SolidWorks, Catia), anal...see more

Senior Engineer

2 years
Dec 2004 - Dec 2006
Designed composite military helmets for ground troops and pilots in SolidWorks and Catia. FEA simulations were performed in Abaqus. Headed up material lab for characterizing composite m...see more

Mechanical Engineer

Materials Sciences Corporation
3 years
Dec 2002 - Dec 2005
Designed and analyzed naval ships with composite structures in Abaqus using Femap as the pre and post processor. A variety of loading simulations such as: blast, nuclear over-pressure a...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Design
  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • Healthcare Wellness & Fitness
  • Machinery & Equipments


  • Modeling
  • Matlab
  • Solidworks
  • Product Design
  • Optimization
  • Design of Experiments
  • Design for Manufacturing
  • Catia
  • Product Launching
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • CFD
  • Composites
  • Abaqus
  • Product Development