As an Embedded Software Engineer at Very, Mitchel Haan works to deliver high-quality embedded software on IoT projects. He most enjoys working on smart home automation/monitoring and using Python to architect innovative products.
Mitchel has been working and experimenting with computers since around the age of 5 and has over 10 years of professional experience in software testing, development, and embedded systems. Notably, before joining Very, Mitchel worked on embedded development for GE Aviation Systems.
Mitchel considers himself a tinkerer and has a perpetual stream of house and vehicle projects going on, usually revolving around integrating tech in some way or another. Some recent projects include:
Replacing his small, falling-over "garage" with a large, heated garage + workspace
Converting a box truck into a motorhome
Extending his driveway to park said motorhome
Adding temperature monitoring to the garage floor-heat system
Reorganizing his house solar collection system
Moving all his smart home automation to Hubitat for local processing
Mitchel also holds a BS in Computer Engineering from Western Michigan University.