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Alex McCown

Hardware Integrations Engineer

Texas, USA

About Alex

As a Hardware Integrations Engineer at Very, Alex is passionate about building devices that interact with the world in meaningful ways.



VHDL, C/C++, and KiCad

Other skills

Microcontroller Programming, FGPAs, and Camera Firmware

Past Experience

  • Raytheon, Senior Electrical Engineer
  • Brigham Young University, Robotic Vision Laboratory Graduate Research Assistant

Industry Experience

Primarily focusing on Robotic Vision at Brigham Young University, Alex completed his BS in Electrical Engineering and MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering. He has previously worked on projects for home automation and has built flying electric model aircrafts.


Alex enjoys building all things electric. He has built fixed-wing drones, rain collection systems, weather and food tracking devices, as well as sailboats.