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Amelia Meyer is a 30ish transgender woman lesbian/demisexual in Northern metro Detroit area.

She went to Michigan Technological University for electrical and computer engineering, and worked for 14 years on machine vision inspection systems for the industrial manufacturing sector. She is currently seeking employment as a machine vision subject-matter expert.

She is an avid sailor and a member of the CreekFleet sailing fleet. She also is a member and zone coordinator at the i3Detroit hackerspace in Ferndale.

Work Experience

Georgia-Pacific Collaboration & Support Center, Atlanta, GA

Systems Engineer - Vision: Feb 2023 - August 2023

BizLink Robotic Solutions USA, Inc., Lake Orion, MI

Estimating Engineer: Jan 2014 - Sept 2022

  • Streamlined the quoting process for machine vision and training projects, reducing median time between RFQ and quote submission from 7 days to 2 days
  • Designed and built numerous trade-show demos including:
    • Collaborative robot cell playing tic-tac-toe against a human player
    • Human augmentation cell providing vision guidance and assembly verification to an operator building a puzzle
    • Collaborative robot cell for flexible inspection of a radiator assembly
    • Collaborative robot cell building arbitrary LEGO models from CAD, using vision for guidance and quality verification
  • Became the department subject-matter expert in machine vision system design, computer networking design and troubleshooting, and collaborative robotics
    • Coordinated internal machine vision feasibility lab
    • Trained new engineers in critical technical and troubleshooting skills

LEONI Engineering Products & Services, Inc., Lake Orion, MI

Applications Engineer: May 2010 - Jan 2014

  • Designed and field implemented numerous industrial machine vision inspection and quality assurance systems including:
  • Implemented an asset-control system for the internal machine vision feasibility lab to facilitate tracking of feasibility and demonstration equipment

Valentine Robotics, Inc., Sterling Heights, MI

Vision Engineer: May 2009 - May 2010

  • Developed company standard for machine vision feasibility studies and reports
  • Created the company standard process for gage repeatability and reproducibility

Education And Certifications

Certified Vision Professional, Advanced Level — Association for Advancing Automation (A3)

May 2012

Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI — Electrical and Computer Engineer

August 2007 - December 2012


  • Matrox Design Assistant
    • In-Sight
    • VisionPro Deep Learning
  • Keyence
    • XG-7000
    • XG-8000
    • XG-X
    • CV-X
    • LJ-V
  • Photoneo Bin Picking Studio
  • Python 3
  • Autodesk EAGLE
  • Autodesk Inventor
  • Solidworks
  • Universal Robots


  • Home automation
  • Sailing
  • PCB design and manufacture
  • Manual machining