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James Mayhew

Director of Control & Systems Engineering

Mechanical Engineer by education with 25+ years of experience in Mechanical, Automation, Controls, and Systems Engineering; industrial electrical design, hardware integration, and software development for automation and complex industrial applications, innovative solutions to complex problems.

My professional journey has allowed me the opportunity to work with talented experienced cross-disciplinary teams in the conception, design, engineering, test, and deployment of advanced control systems for a wide range of applications, spanning from basic automation to precision manufacturing machinery.

I enjoy engaging with clients to bring their ideas to reality; listening, understanding their needs/wants, and turning them into requirements that provide the project direction, enabling the team to do their best work, and delivering high-quality, innovative solutions that exceed the client's expectations.

My extensive experience and expertise in controls, systems engineering, adept problem-solving skills, leadership in cross-disciplinary teams, and attentive client engagement have equipped me with the leadership acumen to guide and inspire my team toward a common goal or mission; delivering the best solutions to clients across various industries.

As Director of Controls and Systems Engineering at Sigma Design, I'm committed to leading the team to new heights of success while providing clients with innovative, cutting-edge solutions that drive operational excellence and enhance productivity.
James Mayhew   Director of Control & Systems Engineering