Erik Shahoian

Chief Architect

Erik Shahoian is Atom's Chief Architect and reports to CTO Eric Monsef.


Erik is a senior technologist and entrepreneur with a world-class track record at Apple, Tesla, Seismic & Immersion, and as founder of 2 medical device companies.


Previous to Atom, Erik was Senior Mechanical Engineer & Architect at Tesla, where he led motor design and chassis development.


Prior to that, Erik was Senior Technologist at Apple, leading R&D projects on some of Apple's most successful products. Erik was one of only two architects in the Core Product Group.


Before Apple, Erik was Senior Architect at Immersion, where he pioneered haptic feedback in robotics.


Erik is named on over 120 patents, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from University of California, Berkeley.