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Senior Systems & Test Engineer Resume

El Segundo, CA

SUMMARY:

  • Experienced & Versatile Digital & RF Acquisition
  • Architecture
  • Subsystems Design & Development
  • Integration
  • Test
  • Certification & Sell - off Engineer (with MSEE & TS/SCI Clearances) Responsible for Successful Implementation of Advanced Technology Projects involving Payload
  • Avionics & Telecommunications across Complete Life-Cycle in both Commercial & Aerospace Industries.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Proposal, Design, Analysis, Simulation, Prototype, Integration, Test, Certification & Sell-off
  • PC-based Tools: DOORS, MATLAB, SIMULINK, SPW, LABVIEW, CAIV, Office 2010
  • Technical Writing, Reports, Specifications, ECPs, Briefings, RFPs, RFQs, SOWs, CDRLs
  • Pro-Active Team Player & Aggressive Subcontractor Technical & Management Approach

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, El Segundo, CA

Senior Systems & Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Imported & Baselined Four Boeing (Customer) System Requirements & ICD Specs into DOORS Generated Flowdown Traces (in DOORS) between Boeing (System) & Teledyne (Subsystem) Specs Employed DOORS to Export & Baseline Four Requirements Verification Trace Matricies (RVTMs) Identified
  • Coordinated & Documented over 50 System Spec Exceptions & Deviations Produced Excel SS Detailing Effectivity of 30+ Boeing Specs vs 100+ System Spec Requirements Assisted in Defining Data Acquisition Built-In Test Equipment (BITE) Methodology & Test Planning

Confidential, Torrance, CA

Technology Professor

Responsibilities:

  • ET-188 & ET-188L: Digital Logic (LS, ALS, PECL, HCMOS, CMOS, LVDS, ASIC, FPGA)
  • ET-285 & ET-285L: Microprocessor HW & SW (8085A, PowerPC, Pentium, ISA & PCI Busses)
  • ET-263 & ET-263L: Analog & RF Communications (AM, FM, PM, Noise Figure, Mixer, TX & RX)
  • ET-270 & ET-270L: Data Communications (UART, RS-232, RS-485, MODEMs)
  • ET-278 & ET-278L: Digital Communications (FSK, PSK, QAM, OFDM, Coding, Eb/No)
  • ET-280 & ET-280L: Networks (LAN, WAN, Ethernet, TCP/IP, Client/Server, HTTP, HTML, XML)

Confidential, Tustin, CA

Senior Systems & Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Employed DOORS to Baseline & Update LRUs’ Mechanical & Electrical Requirements Incorporated Latest FAA Certification Standards (DO-160, DO-254, DO-278, & ARINC-429) Reviewed Applicable Customer Engr Coordination Memos (ECMs) into Subsystem Spec

Confidential, Anaheim, CA

Senior Systems & Test Engineer

  • Article Acceptance Test Plan (ATP) Definition, Generation & Execution, plus Customer Coordination.

Confidential, Palo Alto, CA

Senior Systems & Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Developed Key RF Payload Performance Budgets (G/T, EIRP, Spurs, Gain/Loss, EMI/EMC)
  • Generated “Bottoms-up” Key Payload Size, Weight & Power (SWaP)
  • Estimates Baselined & Maintained Payload Bill of Materials (BOMs)
  • Coordinated with Subcontractors Coordinated Flight Hardware Unit Deliveries & Assessed Bus Integration Schedule Impacts Prepared for & Conducted Several Successful Customer PDRs & CDRs & Related CDRLs Authored & Enhanced SS/L Payload Design Guidelines (for Mentoring Junior Engineers)

Confidential, San Jose, CA

Senior Systems Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Performed Requirements Analysis to Flowdown UAV Spec into Payload Spec via DOORS, Refined, Tracked & Resolved Numerous HW & SW Problem Tracking Reports (PTRs), Prepared Technical & Costing Inputs for Several Future O&M Proposal ECPs, Planned & Executed Several Avionics LRU Functional & Environmental Acceptance Tests, Co-authored ELINT Antenna Subsystem SOW for Enhanced Logistics Subcontract Support.

Confidential, Brea, CA

Senior Systems Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Performed Requirements Analysis to Flowdown Customer Spec into RADAR Hardware Spec, *Identified & Resolved many Electrical, Mechanical, Thermal & Power Subsystem Interfaces,
  • Generated & Quantified Key Target Engagement Scenarios for Subsystem Acceptance Tests, Pro-actively Identified, Co-ordinated & Resolved Technical & Programmatic IPT Issues, Planned, Prepared & Presented Key Portions of Successful Subsystem HW & SW CDR.

Confidential, Long Beach, CA

Senior Systems Engineer

  • LRU Specs from System Spec & Air Vehicle (AV) Segment Spec
  • Generated & Enhanced Key Acquisition Planning CDRL (Operational Concepts Doc (OCD))
  • Coordinated LRU Specs, SOWs & RFQs for Vendors’ Qualifications/Down-Selects

Confidential, Redondo Beach, CA

Senior Systems Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Utilized DOORS to Generate & Baseline PLS from Space-Segment Performance Specs, Coordinated PLS Flowdown to Subsystem Hardware & Software Specs (via DOORS), Reviewed, Identified & Incorporated Applicable Change Requests (CRs) into PLS, Supported Laser, RF & Digital Payload Subsystem Requirements Reviews (SRRs).
  • Previously, Senior Subsystems & Systems Engineer Responsible for V-Band (60 GHz) Crosslink Subsystem (RF & Digital) Development (portion of AEHF Satellite Payload):
  • Coordinated & Published Crosslink Subsystem CDR Agenda & Briefing Book.
  • Expanded Subsystem Operational Command Constraints (CMD/TLM) Document. Planned & Generated S-QPSK MODEM (BER & Transition Density) Test Plan.
  • Updated Crosslink Subsystem Requirements Flow-down (System/Subsystem/Unit).
  • Identified Changes & Errata to Payload Spec & Crosslink Subsystem Spec & ICD. Defined Subsystem Requirements Verification Sell-off Methodologies & Briefings.
  • Executed MODEM Transition Density (Visual BASIC) Simulation Study.
  • Completed & Coordinated Transition Density Engr Change Proposal (ECP) Package.

Confidential, Torrance, CA

Senior Systems Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Supported (Custom FORTRAN) Modeling of Various Proposed Confidential
  • Crosslink & Downlink Optimal Constellation Configurations.
  • Flow-down of Customer Spec (ORD) Into Contractors SOWs, System & Segment Specs.
  • Enhanced Web-Based Management Tool Facilitating Disposition of Various User C3 & Segment O & M Deficiency Reports (DRs), Action Items & CDRLs.
  • Critique of Contractor Technical & Contractual CDRLs (eg, SOWs, SRSs, RFPs, etc).
  • Participated in Future Implementation Studies (eg, Transformational Communications
  • Architecture, Intelligent Airborne Terminals & Data Fusion with SBIRS).
  • Assisted Various Potential Confidential New Business Opportunities (eg, NASA-JPL).

Confidential, Anaheim, CA

Senior Embedded Subsystem Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Software-Defined Radio (SDR) (JTRS) Avionics Subsystem & Prototype Development Projects.
  • Previously, Lead Payload Subsystems Engineer Responsible for RF (Generation & Timing) Subsystem Development of Prototype & Flight (L-Band & C-Band) (TDMA & GSM) Payload for Advanced Digital PCS Satellite System (THURAYA).

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