Steve Johnson has over 30 years experience in designing and implementing solutions to real-world problems. As Vice President of Research and Development for Angel Medical Systems, Steve is responsible for the organizations that design, develop, and deliver AngelMed products as well as carry on research for future innovations.
Before joining AngelMed, Steve was Director of Technical Marketing for Phaethon Communications where he provided systems level expertise to a leading edge optical component supplier. Prior to Phaethon, Steve managed the Optical Transmission System R&D group at TerraWorx, where he played a key role in designing 10Gb/s ultra-long haul terrestrial fiber optic systems. Before TerraWorx, Steve started his career at AT&T Bell Labs, where he led the systems engineering effort of the design team responsible for developing several generations of high capacity, long haul digital fiber optic transmission systems.
Steve has a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Dartmouth College and earned his Masters in Electrical Engineering at the University of Illinois. He holds a number of patents in optical transmission systems and cardiac-related algorithm design.