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     Date Submitted:17-09-2021
     Last Modified:17-09-2021 (05:18)
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     Current job:Quality Engineer
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Own country
     Date available:immediately
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations
     KeywordsExtensive background in chemical applications and laboratory work. Semiconductor and speciality chemicals

    Production and research professional, offering twenty years of comprehensive experience through aviation, defense contractors, and chemical environments utilizing product quality analysis and process engineering; backed by expertise in data gathering, problem-solving, and troubleshooting within aerospace industries. Adept at utilizing and maintaining proper equipment and materials to promote safety and achieve organizational goals. Armed with exceptional communication and interpersonal aptitudes in building rapport with colleagues and diverse professionals.  



    Instron/MST QTEST| Atomic Absorption| Oscilloscopes | HP Chemstation Software|| ColorQuest | XE Spectrocolor Meter|Leco TGA-601|IR Scanning Spectroscopy | Ion Chromatography | Rheology | Size Exclusion Chromatography | Shimadzu TOC | Laurier Die Sort | Mass Spectra | MRSI Die Mount | IC Analyzer | Leco 440 CHN Analyzer | Karl Fisher | Philips PW 2600 Simultaneous XRF Spectrometer | Dionix IC | DoD |Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook |AutoCAD|  Solid-Works | Inductive Coupled Plasma |MatLAB |I-Line XLS Stepper | SharePoint | TiPQA| HPGC | HPLC | ICP



    Analytics and Product Development (R&D)

    Program & Engineering Testing and Assembly

    Technical Process Monitoring

    Results Interpolation & Technical Writing

    Research & Manufacturing Process Improvement

    Data Analysis from instrumentation

    Cross-functional Management

    Laboratory Examination and Data Administration




    Northrop Grumman, Elkton, MD                12/2020 – 7/2021

    Quality Engineer (Contractor), Defense Systems                                                                            

    Monitor production cycle and product conformance of B61 Spin rocket program through joint agreement with Sandia National Laboratories and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) 

    Inspect product materials for defects and initiate corrective actions for continuous flow of production

    Identify the root cause of technical issues for the program and recommend fixes

    Prepare reports on malfunctions and corrective actions using TIPQA

    Review Rocket blueprints and quality documentation using TCUA for revision updates and other quality assurance procedures (QAP’s), Use of GD&T knowledge with TCUA.  

    Track quality assurance goals with team members

    Coordinate with external customer auditors to ensure contractual compliance

    Work with internal teams to increase customer satisfaction by improving the quality of the products

    American Public University                                                                                                           

    Masters Science Space Sciences – Concentration Aerospace Engineering           5/20/20 – 11/2020

    Pursuit of continued studies in lieu of COVID -19 non-furlough from The Gill Corp.   

    Aerospace focus on Orbital Mechanics, Propulsion, & Satellite systems  

    Expected graduation 2023


    The Gill Corp., Edgewood MD

    Quality Specialist/Engineer – Six Sigma Black Belt II              4/2019- 5/2020

    Work with engineering aerospace teams to monitor & access critical activities affecting first article policy. 

    Applied Lean Six Sigma approach on non-conforming materials based on data analysis findings  

    Presented presentations & conclusions related to project completions.  

    Provide coaching for executive leadership in the use of improvement tools & methodology as part of the Kizan team

    Applied DMAIC approach to non-conforming materials (NCM)

    Review relevant data to insure consistency with company policies & procedures. 

    Ensure compliance with established internal process & procedures by examining records, reports, operating practices, & other documentation.  Attention to detail is critical to ensure strict accuracy.

    Document data obtained during quality assurance activities, consistent with company policies & procedures

    Communicate significant issues & or developments identified during quality assurance activities  

    Attend Material Review Board meetings on dispositioned material for scrap data collection


    Northrop Grumman, Linthicum, MD

    Senior Solid-State Technician, Advanced Technologies Laboratory (ATL) Mission Systems                              2008–2019

    Identify Hi-Rel components for aircraft standards according to DOD specs in ASICS program for buy-off. 

    Take charge of the operation and maintenance of processing equipment, such as photolithography tools, semi-conductor devices, Gallium Arsenide (GaAs) material handling, and various advanced technologies

    Render support to laboratory management on proper usage of personal protective equipment (PPE), which include industrial hygiene, while assisting new technicians on specific equipment and procedures

    Facilitate meetings with engineers and management regarding performance and maintenance of equipment

    Serve as liaison between first and second shift to reduce errors and ensure efficient production

    Keep detailed record of procedures and report specifications in compliance with Command Media Electronics Systems, and Occupational Safety and health Administration (OSHA) protocol

    Utilized internal product management software Factory Works and SAP for accurate documenting of product line 

    Configure and control wide range of cleanroom equipment used for assembly operations of transistor technology 

    Conduct laboratory testing and equipment adjusting in alignment with specifications

    Carry out technical, chemical, and photolithography tests to develop processes and manage semi-conductor devices 

    Identify the quality of broad-ranged procedures and collaborate with appropriate engineers to establish development and troubleshoot defects and irregularities




    Dupont, The Franklin Company 

    Chemical Research and Physical Testing TiO2 – AAS/ /ICP

    PQ Corporation, Aerotek Scientific

    Chemist – wet chemistry 


    Johnson Matthey

    Technician Specialist – catalytic converter metals analysis


    Larox Incorporation

    Service Engineer / Test Engineer – solid/liquid separation 


    Millennium Inorganic Chemicals Incorporation

    Senior Chemical Technician – ICP/ AAS


    FMC Corporation 

    Senior Chemical technician | Team Leader/ Shift Manager – HPGC / HPLC 




    Master of Science - Space Studies

     American Public University – Concentration Aerospace Science, expected graduation 2023


    Bachelor of Science in Science-Mathematics and Technology2016

    Empire State University, New York, NY


    Associate of Science in Engineering, 1998

    Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD




    Six Sigma Black Belt in Engineering C.S.S.C certified

    ISO-9000 Certified Equipment

    Hazardous Materials Prevention IS-00340   FEMA

    Introduction to Hazardous Materials IS-00005.a FEMA



    Mission Systems Northrop Grumman Training  Cleanroom & Assembly Certifications


    General Internal Certifications 2008-2019

    Lab Safety | Injury Illness Prevention | Hazard Communication | FOD Awareness | ATL Chemical   Labeling | ATL Cleanroom Procedures | Hazardous Gas Alarm System | Basic Hazardous Waste Management | Information Security Awareness | Personally Identifiable Inform | Key Points Card for Engineering | Safety Observers | Leading and Valuing Diversity | ESD Awareness | Fundamentals of Solid-State Radar | ESD Awareness | Quality Improvement and Product Delivery | Emergency Action Plan and Evacuation | Space Awareness-Z1150 | 2015 Ethics and Compliance | ES Manufacturing Counterfeit Awareness | 


    Photolithography Certifications (in production Buildup) 2008-2017

    GaAs Pre-Clean/Resist Strip | GaAs Posistrip-Recertification | Automated Spray Solvent Process | ATL Cleanroom Entry Procedures | TEST Information Security Award | HBT MMIC Fabrication | Process Improvement | Cycle time improvement | Customer Satisfaction & Product Delivery GaAs Vapor Prime | GaAs Coat Resist | GaAs Tape Liftoff Process | GaAs Develop Image | OVEN BAKE (GaAs) | GaAs Vapor Prime | GaAs High Pressure Spray Clean | Photo Mask Measurement | GaAs Metallization Lift-off  | Matrix Asher | GaAs Pre Clean/Resist Strip | Automated Spray Solvent Process | GaAs Posistrip Recertification | Profilometer | Deposition Thickness Measurement | Nanoline | 2D Silicon Carbide Transits | DSP+ Removal of Post-Ash Polym, Axcelis 200 ACU Ozone Asher | Axcelis 200 PCU/PoLo Photostab | Photo Mask Measurement–Recer, M-Gauge Measurement | Metal Film Adhesion Test | MRC 662 Operator Specification | Epsilon 1 Vertical Epitaxial Growth SiC | Infrared Inspection | Four-Point Probe Measurement


    Final Assembly  Certifications (Radar build up / Buy Off ) 2018-2019

    Automatic Marking | Laurier Automatic Die Separation and Sort | Lindberg Furnace Lidding | Manual Single Side Lead Shear | Final Inspection microscopy


    FMC Chemical Laboratory Training (Chromatography)

    HPGC | HPCL | Atomic Absorption | Wet Bench Chemistry | ICP  



    Lab Safety, Illness Injury Prevention, Hazard Communication Training



    Nihon Takaiyama Karate-do | Shodan 1st Degree Black Belt, Member

    Japan Karate Federation, Owings Mills, MD | Member

    Boy Scouts Martial Arts Demonstration

    Golden Key Honors Society | Member

    International Society for Optics and Photonics | Member



    Arrow of Light Cub Scouts into Boy Scouts

    Ten-year Anniversary Award Northrop Grumman

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