Functional Unit Manager, Systems Engineer Lead, IPT or SEIT lead, Systems Engineering, CAM SUMMARY OF Highly motivated person with 29 yrs experience, with dual/advanced degree in ME/EE and strong EXPERIENCE: technical and program leadership skills. Broad LOB background includes expertise in program management, cost account manager, software/hardware development, design, requirement definition and verification; system analysis, testing, research & development, manufacturing and architecture based design. System Integration/Project Leadership * Information Technology (IT) Controls and Artificial Intelligence (AI) * Digital, analog, and RF circuits Electro-Mechanical System Design * Acoustic Analysis / Coupled Loads Analysis Manufacturing Engineering * Dynamic Analysis/Stress Analysis/Thermal Analysis Finite Element Modelling * Shock Analysis and Testing Mass Properties * Design and Development System Integration & Test * Cost Account Manager
PROFESSIONAL LOCKHEED MARTIN CORP GSValley Forge, PASystems Integration & Test Engineer03/2015 to Current
Top Secret/SCI Clearance required.
Responsible for developing agile software automated tests for geospatial motion imagery mission data.
Developed test plans, procedures, and automated test scripts that verified the system functional and performance requirements.
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORP., Space Systems Company SSCValley Forge, PAProgram Systems Engineer11/2010 to 03/2015
DOD Top Secret Clearance required Responsible for CAM system engineering technical tasks, schedule and earned value management.
Provided system engineering rigor on Flight 1 & Flight 2 remediation studies and supported ERB meetings; * Lead peer reviews moderator for DARPA HTV-2 systems, performed system requirement verifications and performed risk mitigation management.
Provided programmatic milestones to customer and systems technical support in all mission phases (PDR, CDR, TRR, ERB's, MSCSR).
Experience writing proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specifications.
Range Safety Systems Engineer11/2008 to 11/2010
DOD Top Secret Clearance required.
Responsible for range safety systems integration, launch vehicle integration, requirement definition, Navigation Ground and Control (NG&C) software and hardware implementation, interface control documents, component specifications, program plans and cost management on two (2) conventional hypersonic reentry vehicles.
Program Manager01/2006 to 11/2008
DOD Top Secret Clearance required Responsible for ensuring that customer needs are satisfied through managing and coordinating specific Air Force deliverables; the overall program plans, budget, structure, schedule, rolling-12 staffing requirements and technical performance of Solid State Radar (SSR) refurbish 14M program.
Managed team of 20 heads.
Acted as primary customer contact for program activities, leading program review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule, negotiation of contract changes and technical performance.
Established milestones and monitored adherence to master plan and schedule, identified program problems and obtains solutions, such as allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications.
Proposal lead for 4 follow-on award contracts that included fabrication of a Manual Test Console (4.3M), baseline option for low-rate production (2.1M), SSR full-rate 1 production (4M), and SSR full-rate 2 production (3M).
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORP., Integrated Systems & SolutionsValley Forge, PASenior Staff Systems Engineer07/2005 to 05/2006
DOD Top Secret Clearance required.
Systems Engineer Lead /Chief Technical Authority for Advanced Development Reentry Program.
Performed requirements generation/allocation, specification development, supplier oversight/trade studies, developed customer Interface Control Document (ICD's), and Product Specification Tree.
Technical interface between mechanical, electrical and software sub-systems ensuring that the integrated solution is delivered to customer specification.
Participated in Preliminary Design reviews (PDR) and Technical Interchange meetings with customer.
Staff Systems Engineer09/2000 to 07/2005
Clearance required extended background investigation Managed technical planning, system integration, verification/validation, cost & risk, supportability with emphasis placed on minimizing waste and rework loops associated with complex links between discrete functional subsystems.
Ensured integrated solution between mechanical/electrical/software sub-systems.
Lead a technical team of multi-disciplined individuals focused on innovative systems by managing the integration process throughout the development cycle.
Integrated product team development with domain users, requirements and business process analysts.
Supported tradecraft requirement definitions and flows for National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), GeoScout Block 2 Needs and Supplier Management.
Created BOE's and supported technical volume for GeoScout Block 2 Engineering Change Proposal (ECP54) worth 750M.
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORP., Integrated Systems & SolutionsValley Forge, PASenior Systems Engineer03/1999 to 09/2000
Responsible for counter intelligence information systems for system level designs and testing.
Systems engineering development of command & control software and database engineering.
Designed/Developed electronic/electromechanical equipment or system oriented products.
Created and maintained System Level Specifications that tied into mechanical, electrical and software specifications to performance and user specifications.
Responsible for the first-line analysis, evaluation, software test and integration of the overall system-level & component-level performance to written specification.
Address mechanical, electrical, software issues towards performance, functionality & reliability.
Provide technical direction in assembly operations, processes, data acquisition, & production standards.
Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer08/1995 to 02/1996
Design and drafting prototypes of next generation for semi-conductor assembly equipment.
Design of xy-table positioning systems for sub-micron position control.
Conducted/lead research in specialty alloys development with polymer matrix, metal matrix, ceramic matrix and carbon/carbon composite materials.
Developed material characterization and qualification for structural applications and linear bearings.
Precision electro-mechanical mechanism design.
Model correlation and FE updating.
Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer09/1994 to 08/1995
Program Management Office, DMSP Coordinated concurrent engineering of the design, ensured integration of technical/schedule efforts.
Created component level specifications for sine, acoustic, random vibration and thermal cycling.
Evaluated flight environments and defined component qualification and acceptance test levels.
Determined mass properties and control spacecraft weight budget.
Interfaced with customer to define contractual requirements, technical development & implementation.
Supported spacecraft integration and trouble-shoot assembly problems.
Review of new drawing releases and Engineering Change Notices (ECNs).
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPPrinceton, NJ12/1992 to 08/1995
GENERAL ELECTRIC COLanham, MDDesign Analyst, Contractor06/1992 to 12/1992
Performed stress and fail-safe analysis on various spacecraft satellite structures and components using MSC/NASTRAN based on acceleration loads for both design limit loads and verification load factors.
HERCULES AEROSPACE CO., Allegany Ballistics Laboratory, Rocket Center, WVStructural Analyst, Contractor02/1992 to 06/1992
Performed residual stress analysis on graphite composite motor casing based on thermal cool-down of laminate.
Used IBM CAEDS Finite Element Modelling (FEM) software package to interface with ABAQUS for post processing.
Minimized chemical shrinkage, determined proper laminate material & reduced coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE) mismatch between adjacent plies.
Developed 3-D FEM model of cure study specimen to calibrate with tensile test performance data and verified inter-laminar shear strengths.
MARTIN MARIETTA CORP & GEPrinceton, NJ01/1990 to 11/1991
Structural Dynamics Engineer01/1990 to 09/1994
Derived sinusoidal, random vibration, transient base drive test levels for various launch vehicles.
Performed Dynamic Analysis on spacecraft structures and components using SDRC IDEAS Finite Element Modelling (FEM) and PATRANG software for prepost processing to interface with MSC/NASTRAN for modal analysis.
Optimized structural performance and analyzed kinematic mount mechanisms for Space Station Program.
Conducted mechanical/thermal Stress analysis for advanced composite materials and thermal coatings.
Accelerate performance productivity by 30% and 50% cost savings for CAD workstation procurement.
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSEBrooklyn, NYMechanical Engineer
Dynamic Shock Analysis Division Assisted in the preparation, inspection, and evaluation of full scale dynamic testing and provided technical correspondence to determine acceptability of systems & degree of compliance of test data.
Approved and Conducted dynamic shock analysis of electro-mechanical equipment.
Participated in technical and design conferences with contractors and other government agencies Directed and controlled programs, their funding, allocation of organizational resources, and estimated present and future budget requirements.
Systems Engineering Certificate (Controls and Artificial Intelligence)Temple University
S:Mechanical Engineering1986State University of New York, Buffalo, NY. B.Mechanical Engineering
A.S:Engineering Science1983Erie Community College, Williamsville, NY. A.Engineering Science
COMPUTER Languages : Fortran IV/77
.S. Government based on SSBI completed on 5/24/99 and 5 year update on 12/6/2011.
Granted eligibility to Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) by the U.S.
CLEARANCE: Current TS SSBI (Single Scope Background Investigation). Cleared for
Telelogic Doors, Microsoft Visio, System Architect (Popkin), SystemVue by Eagleware-Elanix; MS Office, Windows 2016, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project; MS-DOS, UNIX, Lotus, dBase III, WordPerfect, Interleaf, Quadtro Pro, SQL (Oracle 9i), Sybase, JetBrains IntelliJ IDE, Serenity, JBehave, Apache Maven, Tortoise GitMerge, GitBash, Atlassian Team Collaboration Software (JIRA, Confluence, Stash, Bamboo) Pre/Post Applications : MSC/NASTRAN, ABAQUS, SDRC I-DEAS MasterSeries 7.0, IBM CAEDS, VAPEPS, STAR Modal, MATLAB, Prolog Intelligent Systems, Altera Max Plus II Systems : Sun Ray, Gateway2000/IBMPC/WIN XP, HP 735 and RS6000 Workstations Mainframe : VAX Digital Equip Corp 11/780 & 8800, CONVEX/UNIX 240 Mini Supercomputer
PATENTS: US Patent (6,960,022) granted 11/1/2005 and Singapore Patent (PCT/US00/42400) on Macrocomposite Guideway and Lightweight Gib - filed Nov 30, 2000.
CLEARANCE: Current TS SSBI (Single Scope Background Investigation). Cleared for SCI Top Secret/DOD Top Secret information and granted access to SCI by the U.S. Government based on SSBI completed on 5/24/99 and 5 year update on 12/6/2011.
Granted eligibility to Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) by the U.S. government
Cleared DoD Top Secret