Joseph Federico

Clifton, NJ

Joseph Federico Clifton NJ


Joseph Federico is an electronics engineer who has built his career on exposing the counterfeit part epidemic in military and aerospace electronic component manufacturing.

Joseph recently announced his 2017 speaking tour.  The series will kick off in Clifton, NJ on April 21st and conclude at the DMSMS Conference in Tampa, Florida on December 6, 2017, said Joseph Federico.  For an  updated list of cities and dates see the NJ MET website at / Mr. Federico writes a blog about his international travels at .

Joseph Federico has been called upon as an expert on proper testing to detect counterfiet electrionc components. He has written given presentations and authored articles on the subject. Recently, he spoke about "Issues in Authenticating Military Marked Components" at the DMSMS (Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages )  conference in November 2016  See a video of Joseph Federation giving  presentation on testing for coutnerfiet electronic parts: an outline of the presentation at:

Joesph Federico's Experience

After spending nearly 40 years with NJMET Inc, an electronic component verification and testing company in Clifton, NJ, Joseph Federico possesses an acute understanding of the most pressing industry needs. Joseph Federico started at the company as a Test Engineer and rose through the ranks by instituting effective programs against counterfeit electronic components. 

Joseph Federico matriculated at  Fairleigh Dickinson University, graduating with a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering Technology. Additionally, Joseph Federico holds an Associate degree in Electrical Engineering Technology, which he earned from the Metropolitan Technical Institute, and is currently attending Columbia Univeristy for post graduate business studies.  

Joseph Federico lectures at the P. Muscarelle Center at the FDU on this global epidemic and provides legal assistance as an expert witness consultant.

Joseph Federico has published a number of articles. Click here to see his recent article on Blacktop Markings on Counterfeit Electronic Components. Follow Joseph's blog on topics related to counterfeit electrical components:

A native and current resident of Wayne, NJ, Joseph Federico dedicates himself to community service with the same zeal he brings to his profession. Joseph Federico regularly donates his time and money to several charities, including the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, and the March of Dimes Foundation. Recently, Joseph Federico announced the conversion of his production company, Federico Productions Video Company, into a not-for-profit organization, thus enabling him to provide film and video services to local and national charitable agencies.