A results-driven and solutions-oriented Systems Engineer offering diverse and extensive experience in a variety of capacities for leading global cellular and satellite communications providers. Growth catalyst with broad-based technical knowledge and a history of successfully designing and deploying ground infrastructure systems in support of expanding services and customer bases. Innovative problem-solver with tactical and strategic vision, keen bottom-line focus and documented success driving significant program improvements, generating innovative performance optimizations, meeting technical requirements/specifications and surpassing aggressive operational goals. Successfully prioritize multiple responsibilities simultaneously and interact effectively with key internal/external stakeholders. Exceptional written, oral and technical aptitude with superior interpersonal, organizational, analytical, presentation and assessment skills. Willing to travel.
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS)
Long-Term Evolution (LTE)
Message Session Relay Protocol (MSRP)
Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, Word)
Public Land Mobile Network (PLMN)
Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN)
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Session Description Protocol (SDP)
Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)
Signaling System 7 (SS7)
Signaling Transport (SIGTRAN)
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Sr. Systems Engineering Specialist05/2014 to CurrentGlobalstar IncMilpitas, CA
Full lifecycle project management; identify, assess and minimize project risks and proactively manage implementation of risk mitigation plans while coordinating, implementing and completing projects in accordance with established specifications and timelines.
System (product & network) test and verification using Globalstar proprietary test tools.
Define and support system verification test (Infrastructure and product).
Specify network monitoring and fault management procedure & KPI thresholds.
Systems Engineering Specialist06/2000 to 05/2014Globalstar IncMilpitas, CA
Work cross-functionally to define requirements and refine network architecture for Globalstar Inc., a leading provider of affordable, dependable high-quality satellite voice and data service in 120 countries worldwide.
Full lifecycle project management; identify, assess and proactively manage implementation of risk mitigation plans.
Support process design and development and manage system deployment and commissioning.
Troubleshoot process documentation and assess system performance.
Technical analyses and design tradeoffs.
Traffic engineering and performance analysis & traffic measurement and forecasting.
Contingency analysis and design and develop network contingency procedures.
Negotiate and asses technical requirements Selected Accomplishments/Primary Projects:.