CV: Project Engineer


<< BACK

Personal information
 Name:<withheld>
 Age:<withheld>
 Country:<withheld>
 Location:<withheld>
Contact information
 Email:<withheld>
 Phone:<withheld>
 Mobile:<withheld>
Candidate Profile
 Date Submitted:05-03-2013
 Last Modified:06-08-2013 (10:23)
Job information
 Current job:Project Engineer
 Employment Term:Permanent
 Job location:Anywhere
 Date available:within 3months
 Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems, Business Services, Space Tourism
 KeywordsProject Engineer, Project Manager, Subcontract Management, Supplier Management Launch Vehicle Integration, Spacecraft Manufacturing , System Level Test, Orbital Mechanics, Top Secret Clearance, Technical Document Reviewing, Lead Meetings
CV

 

EDUCATION:

BS. Mechanical Engineering. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2003

MS. Space Systems Operations. Naval Postgraduate School, 2012, GPA 3.67

Thesis: Beaming Electricity Via Relay Satellites In Support Of Deployed Combat Forces

 

Areas of Expertise:

 

Project Manager

Earned Value Management

Project Engineer

Spacecraft Manufacturing

Spacecraft System Level Test

Cost/Schedule/Performance

Budgeting

Systems Modeling

Negotiations

 

EXPERIENCE:  Captain, Developmental Engineer, US Air Force

 

Deputy Chief of Action Group                                     Los Angeles AFB, CA                    May 2012 - Present

Member of the executive staff of the Director for the Military Satellite Communications Directorate which has a portfolio of $44B executed by an organization of 680 personnel.

  • Facilitated the planning, programming, budgeting and execution of 12 major defense acquisition programs
  • Formulated/staffed responses to queries from Congress, Office of the Secretary of Defense, Headquarters Air Force, Air Force Space Command and Media

 

Project Manager                                                            Los Angeles AFB, CA      September 2011 - May 2012

Directed a 625 person government and industry team to execute 4 contracts valued at $3B to produce and field the nation’s nuclear command, control and communications satellite payloads.

  • Led 3 member team technical evaluation of $2.1B proposal; $400M recommended reductions negotiated
  • Delivereda three-day training course in the Advanced EHF system to 120personnel in 3 partner nations

 

Deputy Engineering Flight Commander                    Kandahar AF, AFG       March 2011 - September 2011

Directly supervised 19 personnel. Managed the design, programming and construction management of over 400 projects valued at $133M.

  • Created a standardized statement of work which reduced all project execution timelines by 66%
  • Crafted custom Microsoft Access reports to Analyze, report and explain team progress to senior management
  • Led the design of and successfully garnered funding for a $3.5M drug and weapons interdiction checkpoint
  • Managed the creation and maintenance of 25 base master plans for United States bases in South and Southwest Afghanistan

 

Project Manager                                                            Los Angeles AFB, CA             July 2009 - March 2011

Led a team of 35 government and contractor personnel to test the interfaces between the space, terminal, control and planning segments of a $9B space based protected satellite communications system.

  • Successfully executed 9 tests uncovering & preventing hundreds of issues; several mission critical
  • Orchestrated successful cutover from the legacy satellite constellation command and control system with minimal impact to worldwide users.
  • As technical lead for government evaluation of $1.9B satellite proposal identified six months of margin in the baseline schedule and was able to reduce the total contract to $1.4B.


 

 

 

Section Chief                                                                 Cape Canaveral AFS, FL           June 2008 - July 2009

Directly supervised 5 Field Program Managers. Planned for launch site operations of four spacecraft programs

  • Trail blazed an inter-service relationship which allowed the Navy Multiple User Objective System spacecraft to smoothly navigate the launch site
  • Led the launch site support team for a flawless test sequence of the first $400M Wideband Global Satcom spacecraft.

 

Field Program Manager                                                Cape Canaveral AFS, FL          June 2006 - June 2008

Directly supervised 2 personnel. Launch site integrator for Wideband Global Satcom and Advanced Extremely High Frequency spacecraft programs. Determined launch site requirements and coordinated resources

  • Certified launch site readiness of flight hardware, software and facilities before spacecraft shipment
  • Hosted first ever Advanced Extremely High Frequency day of launch planning working group fusing the spacecraft and launch vehicle teams to establish a baseline for launch operations as a combined team
  • Established the first launch site mission assurance inspection checklist for the first Wideband Global Satcom spacecraft

 

Section Chief                                                                 Cape Canaveral AFS, FL          June 2005 - June 2006

Directly supervised 10 personnel and integrated the efforts of 1500 contractors. Managed facility maintenance execution and inspections for 36 facilities worth $2 Billion.

  1. Revitalized section by working with human resources to eliminate underperformers and completely          re-staffed the workforce with new team with tailored skill set
  2. Established expectations and structure which made the section the most effective in the unit.
  3. Directed recovery efforts after hurricane Wilma; facilities returned to operations with zero damage to spacecraft hardware

 

Section Chief                                                                 Kadena AB, Okinawa JP          June 2003 - June 2005

Directly supervised 17 personnel. Maintained the facility drawings and installation map for the largest overseas US military base.

  • Conducted a $340K high resolution orthographic aerial survey; updated 10 year old property record
  • Created first-ever digitized backup to 50K+ as-built records; eliminated risk to priceless documentation

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  • Systems Engineer (SPRDE-SE Level III); Program Manager (SPRDE-PM Level I);  Engineer Intern –State of Missouri (License# 2003018361);
  • Software experience: STK; 3D CAD (AutoCAD); GIS Software (ArcMap); MS Project, Access & Office
  • Clearance: Top Secret
  • Hobbies: Ham Radio; Space Enthusiast; Mountain Biking; Reading; Travel

Registering is the only way of posting vacancies and obtaining contact details of candidates in our CV database.

All it takes is a few minutes and a credit card (Visa or American Express). To sign-up to this service, simply click on the Register link and fill in the form. You will then have instant access to our system after on-line payment where you will be able to complete the transaction in either US Dollars, UK Pounds or Euros.

All online credit/debit card transitions are handled through our secure third party payment processors at WorldPay. Worldpay are part of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group, the 5th biggest banking group in the world, WorldPay payment solutions are trusted by thousands of businesses, big and small worldwide. 

Pricing starts at €450 (approx £400 or US$500 - use the convert tool for an exact conversion) for one month unlimited job postings and unlimited CV database access (for one user), with package discounts available if you have more permanent recruiting needs. For example, a Gold subscription will give you unlimited jobs posting and unlimited CV database access for one year at just over €250 per month!

 

2020 Pricing Structure (excluding VAT):

1 month - Discovery 450 euros convert
3 months - Bronze 1150 euros convert
6 months - Silver 1950 euros convert
12 months - Gold 3200 euros convert

 

If online payment is not convenient, give us a call at +33(0)622757477 or send us an email at sales@space-careers.com. We will set up an account for you and invoice you. Note that you can also pay through PayPal.

 

Subscriptions

 

Please note that the posting of academic positions is free of charge. All you need to do is email us your job description and we will post it for you.

 

VAT:

Spacelinks is based in France so the following European Union regulations regarding electronic commerce apply:
- if your business is located outside the EU, VAT does not apply to you
- if your business is located in France, you will be charged a 20% VAT
- if your business is located in the EU and you don't have a valid VAT registration number, you will be charged a 20% VAT
- if your business is located in the EU and you do have a valid VAT registration number, you won't be charged VAT provided you give us your VAT number (mandatory for invoicing)

 

Support:

For sales enquiries and general information, you can call us on +33(0)622757477.
Support is available Mon-Fri on +33(0)622757477 or via email. Out-of-hours support is provided only via email.

Please also note that we are located in France. Our normal office hours are 09:00 to 18:00 Monday to Friday. France timezone is GMT+1.

 

Warning:

We are very serious about our job seekers privacy so only legitimate recruiters and employers are eligible for a recruiter account. All subscriptions requests will be manually approved and recruiter accounts constantly monitored. Users who enter inaccurate or incomplete information will not gain access to post jobs or search resumes. Sharing of login details with a third party will result in the suspension of the recruiter's account with no subscription refund.

To ensure you are approved, please include the following on your application:
* The website address of your Company. Under construction websites will be rejected.
* Email - Must end in @yourcompany.com. Applications using free email accounts such as Hotmail, Yahoo or Gmail will be rejected.

Individual exceptions can be made on a case by case basis by emailing sales@space-careers.com. Accounts found not to be in compliance will be deleted.

 
Terms & ConditionsCopyright ©2020 Spacelinks
Web Analytics