Alex Dale

Alex Dale

“Advanced mission experience including ExoMars Rover. Brings technical sales and systems skills. ESA, Airbus, ClubCloud, HP”

Professional Credentials

Professional Experience

    • Operations and FDIR engineer on  Mars Sample Fetch Rover at Airbus Space and Defence
    • Functional Validation Engineer on  ExoMars Rover at Airbus Space and Defence, 
    • Flight Control Team member ESA’s 3 Astronomy Spacecraft
    • Technical Sales HP, Agilent, Sematron UK
    • Over 7 years as a qualified teacher in the UK and internationally 

education background

    • Physics with Astrophysics BSc. (Hons) University of Kent at Canterbury.
    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) Canterbury Christ Church University
    • Astronomy PgDip University of York
    • MLTA  Summer Mountain Leader Award 
    • Certificate: Gravity. From the Big Bang to Black holes online course

Notable Achievements

    • Lead ExoMars Deployment and Egress testing on flight hardware in Toulouse
    • Tracked down and identified a fault in the ExoMars Rover’s gyroscopes rooted in a single flipped bit in a config memory bank.
    • Certified to deliver 7 Habits of Highly Effective People from Franklin Covey Inc.
    • Volunteer Big Cat Keeper responsible for the wellbeing of over 30 Lions, Tigers, Leopards and other cats.

Role at Finxone

As Head Of Systems Engineering, a key member of the Commercial team I am responsible for high-level product strategy with respect to customer needs. I participate in sales and partnership calls, qualifying customer needs, synergies between potential partners and Finxone. I also take on an unofficial role of morale officer keeping abreast of our team and contractors personal wellbeing.

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