Dan Goes has a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) from Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado, and majored in Computer Science and Applied Computing Technology (Human Factors). Prior to working at IDM, Dan worked as an Avionics Software Engineer for Blue Origin, where he developed, tested, and integrated embedded software for the New Shepard launch vehicle and the BE-3 and BE-4 engines. Dan also previously worked at the Southwest Research Institute on embedded automotive security and space systems software. As a member of the IDM software team, Dan's primary focus is on developing EMOD software.