Category Archives: Program Management

Project Engineer/Scheduler – Space/SATCOM, Military, Avionics

MSEE. Manages multiple mission critical program and project schedules, and oversees large groups of team members. Ensures resources for timely delivery for super-sized systems engineering and integration programs for NASA/space and satellite payload programs, military/defense, rocketry, avionics/GPS, and federal government. Includes mission operations, ground-based satellite systems and communications. Related additional talents: Prime/subcontractor monitoring, production management, systems acquisition. Top Secret clearance. 150K. 06152015.4

Program / Project Manager – Offshore / Power Supplies

PMP. Manages multiple multi-million $ offshore/oil platform and subsea installation projects for oil & gas industry. Acts as primary client point person during entire project. Manages all project elements such as: Vessel operations, tooling, procurement, resource/vendor management, risk assessment, hazmat / safety / quality control and reporting, cost/budget tracking, assets control, commissioning/inspection processes, SOW and related documentation, schedule, and deliverables invoicing. Strong high $ power supply projects background for networking and storage. <10 Years. 110K. 06112015.3


RF Antenna / Phased Array Responsible Engineer

Ph.D-EE/Fellow. Accountable RF/microwave engineering leader, bringing antenna systems architectural design/analysis/test talent, working with entire antenna systems, phased arrays, and components (reflectors, horns, couplers). Conducts internal and customer design reviews, manages multiple program budgets, responsible for specifications, SOWs, and manages program engineering staff (reviews drawings, test procedures). Career-long strong customer interaction. Secret Clearance. Patents/Pubs. 140K. 06042015.6

RF Programs Manager, RFIC/Device Technologist

Ph.D-EE. Leads large military/defense warfare RF/microwave programs involving design experimentation. Products: RF/MMIC, GaN/GaAs/SiGe, MEMs, various drivers, sensors, synthesizers, transceivers, and microelectronics for radar systems, infrared applications, cutting edge antennas/duplexers, phased arrays. Principal Architect on many high profile programs. Awards, Patents, Pubs and has Industry Senior-level Memberships. ADS, Cadence, SpectreRF, Sonnet, EMPro/3D. Contact us for more details! 06042015.3

R&D Program/Product Manager – Battery/Energy Storage

BS/Chem. Career specialization in battery management and energy storage systems, UPS for industrial, federal government organizations, and utility applications. Custom NiMH, Lithium-Ion solutions. Manages multiple contracts from bid to closeout, driving design qualification, validation, testing, manufacturing and production (including overseas), schedule and budget. Strong process optimization and quality focus. Hands-on test background. CAN, MATLAB, DCPlot, iGrafx, Visio. 10 Years. 100K. 06012015.8


Program Manager, Regulatory Standards / Certification

Has firm applied statistics and regulatory/compliance representation and liaison experience with additional real-world sales and business development/program management skill. Expertise includes standards and practices development, supplier quality verification, intellectual property transfers, market trend analysis and sales forecasting. Applies to ANSI, ISO/IEC, NEMA, USDA, FDA, and industries are: RF/Antennas, Homeland Security, military/defense, SmartGrid, electric vehicles, recycled waste, food. 100K. 05202015.2

VP, Program Management – Aircraft/Electronic Warfare

MBA, BS-Aero. “Owns” complex, multi-site, large hi-rel military/defense and aerospace/avionics multi-million $ long-term programs.

  • Executes programs from proposal stage through close-out including resource control, contractual modifications/negotiations, gate reviews, NRE/cost control, schedule/technical performance controls and frequent customer interface.
  • Manages large groups and responsible for entire Program Management Office.
  • Often involves high-volume weaponry production.

Lean, Six Sigma, safety focus. 150K. 05182015.2

Sr Power Electronics Engineer – Automotive

MBA, MSEE/CE. Strong DC/DC power conversion design engineer working with power electronics and components for automotive, military and other industries.

  • Wears many hats including staff training, customer interface with presentations and technical documentation, integration, testing, schematic capture, specifications, simulation, modeling, analysis, and supply chain management
  • Has experience in embedded controllers, motor control, fuel pumps, instrumentation/sensors, filters and electronics packaging
  • Solves unique problems/strong program management focus

Uses Spice series, MathCAD, AutoCAD, ECAD. 85K. 05112015.11

Project Manager – Security and Control Software

BSCS/PMP. Excels working in project management office (PMO) team or solo environments, for software development/upgrades for commercial, energy controls, security industry, and custom satellite ground station applications. Involved in varied aspects: Design-to-cost estimations, cost/risk analysis, schedule and scope, training and project management of offshore teams, software testing, and customer negotiations. Technical support for contract lifecycle and frequent technical liaison. Has developed PMO websites. PM tools: Concerto, Agile, Spiral, Waterfall, SAP, Sharepoint. Contract or Direct. 05112015.6

Western Regional Transmission Planning Engineer

MSEE. High level grid transmission planning engineer for western US region, providing technical support for interconnection and power purchase agreements for utilities and power plants, solar and wind generation organizations. Assists portfolio managers with key analysis for resulting investment decisions. Provides process efficiency to decrease day-to-day response times. Strong economical modeling applying to congestion revenue rights, plus reliability and NERC compliance studies. 10 Years. 120K. 05082015.2

R&D Program Manger – Space, SATCOM, Avionics

High level program manager involving multi-million $ space-related programs, spacecraft, satellite arrays and avionics contracts involving RF and other communications systems, payloads, surveillance, navigation, telemetry, power control units, and analog/digital power electronics such as DC/DC converters. Strong R&D/SBIR experience. Drives lifecycle of programs, beginning with customer fact-finding/definition and proposal manager to production phase and closeout. Highly involved in design-in phase, vendor management and leads all engineering aspects from thermal concerns to mechanical design to reliability. Formal awards. BSEE. Negotiable salary range. 05042015.4

Principal Engineer – RF/Micro & Millimeter-Wave Design

Ph.D-EE. Scientist-level R&D design, development, analysis and debug:

  • RF/microwave circuitry, semiconductor/components, compound devices, planar antenna arrays, communication systems, dual/Ka/X-band SATCOM, and imaging systems for aerospace, defense and commercial.
  • Project examples: Next-generation ultra-fast PLL frequency synthesizers, and multi-stage radar receiver protectors/limiter modules.
  • Performs high-frequency electromagnetic analysis, packaging, 3D modeling, simulation and hands-on fabrication.

Serves industry as theoretical expert and also Program Management, Technology Transfer Head. Uses HFSS, ADS, Microwave Office, MATLAB, AutoCAD, Ansys & much more. >10 Years. 140K. 04272015.2

Global Satellite Payload Programs Manager

MBA/CPIM. A strong RF/Microwave program management leader for satellite operations, manufacturing, and production for global commercial and military testing/integration projects. Manages project managers and engineering groups (multi-tasking several concurrent projects), reviews specifications, provides bid process/contract development, and project cost accounting. Strong production management skillset. Has background with power electronics manufacturing for International Space Station. Formal awards. 150K. 03202015.4

Renewable Energy Director – Wind/Hydro

MS-Physics. An industry-renown renewable energy leader working with wind farms and hydro power plants (oceanic and dams). Manages technical program staff, performs integration costing/planning, prediction modeling and scientific level analysis. Calculates and demonstrates demand response programs, manages surplus usage, structures and negotiates power purchase agreements, and captures additional business via collaborative efforts. Prolific author. Contract or Direct Hire. 115K. 03192015.01

Dir., Program & Field Engineering Management / UPS

BSEE. Works with flywheel technology for UPS and power enclosures plus inverters and other backup, power and infrastructural systems for facilities such as data centers, mission critical organizations and industrial manufacturing. Accountable for field engineering management, training; pre & post-sales customer support, technical reporting, first line of contact; and, design/manufacturing process management. Strong product development talent. 135K. 03162015.4

Project Manager, Transformers/Electronic Enclosures – Military/DoD

Professional project manager from bid stage to contract closeout, working on various types of custom, hi-rel transformers, magnetic components and electronic/power enclosures, supplying power to “systems of systems”. End applications are DoD/military and foreign government classified programs dealing with shipboard/undersea transportation, electronic/airborne/ground warfare equipment, radar systems, electronic countermeasures and intelligence collection. Concentrates on initial design wins, project costing/budgets, subcontractor management/quality and on-time deliverables. ISO. 15 Years. 85K. 03132015.5

Program/Project Manager – Microwave/Antenna Devices and Subsystems

MSME/>20 Years. An accomplished program/project manager, with an engineering management background, exclusively working with passive microwave devices, robotic antenna measurement systems and other similar subsystems. Works through life of project from definition of scope, resource planning, design management, risk mitigation, cost/profit & loss to project closure. Maintains customer communications, progress reporting, technical & budget support to proposal team & supply chain, and provides design conflict resolution. Has experience with on-site international systems deployment and construction supervision. Is skilled at translating customer requirements into design package reality. Implements advanced design, modeling and simulation tools for product cost reductions. Uses AutoCad Inventor, ANSYS, Encompix ERP and applies Lean, Kaizen. 140-155K. 02232015.5

Aerospace Operations / Facilities / Program Management

MBA, BSCS/20 Years. Has wealth of experience with aerospace/avionics, satellite/RF, space program and military defense to provide operations, technical facilities and program management for ground support and test equipment wins – some classified and some overseas. Organizes project teams, develops software test procedures, operational on-orbit sequencing documentation, and has board level installation / troubleshooting experience. Manages large budgets, capital expenditures, provides high $ customer asset support equipment inventory management, facilities infrastructure planning/upgrades and allocation large strategic business unit. Provides costing/risk and other extensive contributions to high volume proposal process. Six Sigma, TQM, continuous improvement. Active top security clearance. Contact us for more details! 02182015.01

Program & Test Engineering Manager – RF/Satellite Communication Systems

>20 Years. A renown industry leader in innovative satellite and digital communication systems for space program, government, military/defense, and commercial sectors. Has UHF satellite communications, DAMA and integrated waveforms expertise with related systems design and test plan/procedures development.

Provides program management and executive direction to cross-functional teams to drive successful large programs from inception to contract close-out, including extensive customer interface during multiple, concurrent projects. Negotiates development project contracts, analyzes risk management, leads all design reviews, and overcomes all roadblocks (configuration management, logistics, security, etc).

Has piloted various programs to achieve CMMI/3 certification win. For JITC certification win, wrote all necessary test documentation and built entire test environments as an expert systems test architect in this field. Performs alternate role to industry to assist DISA in updating various MIL-STDs as official group member.

Special projects have included upgrading systems to new waveforms integration, line of site and other advanced special communications mode contracts, plus various classified projects as well. Previous secret clearance. DOORS, Code Stricker. Contact us for more details! 02122015.4

Product Development and Program Manager

BSEE/>20 Years. A product driven, highly technical engineering group management professional with focus on projects resulting in business development /innovation. Drives system architecture, embedded firmware design, manufacturing, various department process improvements/streamlining, controls budgets, tracks costs/resources, employs stage-gate process, validates product performance, conducts global customer training and brings a vast array of high level regulatory standards experience plus RoHS. Industries: IT/Networking, medical, aerospace, space program, military/defense. Products / technologies: Controllers, wireless, transceiver, devices, imaging software, LED, motors, various power supplies, analog circuitry, and thermals. Fluent: Agile, ARM, RS232/RS485, SolidWorks, Python. Six Sigma, Scrum Master. 150K. 01152015.3

Program Manager – Transportation / Avionics / Satellite

BSEE (plus)/>20 Years. Extensive executive managerial experience across transportation (locomotive), avionics (controls) and satellite (payload test systems) industries for commercial and aerospace. Has division operations management, provides strategy planning, quality assurance, timely deliverables for large contracts, additional revenue capture, program reviews, material / subcontract management, substantial high finance / budget responsibilities, formalized risk mitigation, high level reporting. Has developed custom procurement databases. Previous Top Secret clearance. Multiple professional certifications. 130-140K. 01132015-11

Deputy Program Manager – Systems Integration / RF Communications

MS-Telecom Engrg, BSEE (honors)/>15 Years. Provides program management leadership for RF communications large systems integration, involving modeling, analysis, strategic planning and program execution. Also has significant background in transportation and security solutions for aerospace industry. Applies lean principles and Six Sigma. 70-80K. 01132015.7

Systems & S/W Engineering, Program Mgr-Embedded Controls

MSCE, BSEE/>20 Years. Well-rounded multi-role engineering leader and program manager for consumer electronics, robotics, aerospace, avionics, defense and space program. A natural variety of products to include: Power electronics (analog, digital, converters, switchgear), embedded controls, controllers (solar array, rocket engine propulsion, ASIC motors), li-ion battery chargers, electro-hydraulics, emulators.  Performs design development for software/firmware, mechanical packaging, develops start-ups, generates complex proposal responses, conducts technical reviews, re-boots under-performing engineering design divisions. Patents. 165K. 01062015.12

Program Manager / Automotive

BSME-Honors, PMP/>20 Years. A dual-role highly technical professional with experience in program and lifecycle product management for automotive industry (instrumentation, sensors, engine controls, braking, power). Has many roles within managerial scope such as: Operations, business management, manufacturing / engineering group manager, product development, quality, technical document generation and control, technical proposals, contract negotiations, reliability, budget / profit / loss / cost reductions and more. For manufacturing / production experience, numerous responsibilities such as root cause analysis, reliability, sourcing / purchasing, processes flow, validation, etc.  Has been single point customer liaison. Vast array of professional certifications, very well traveled and multi-lingual. Six Sigma. Pro-Engineer series, CAD, SAP. 100-120K. 01062015.10

Program Management Director – Aviation

Ph.D-B.A./20 Years. An executive level program manager overseeing large-scale multi million $ projects and managing several divisions / departments. Provides software / hardware development for full product lifecycle, long-term business planning, policy / procedure development, cost control and reduction, budgeting, customer negotiations / design reviews / service. A regulatory expert (FAA, JAA etc) / directs official aviation repair station activities and grows revenue for same. Provide substantial customer support management with strong IT background. Excellent consultancy candidate. Industries/technologies involved: Avionics, Aerospace, Military, instrumentation, telecommunications, IT, internet security, consumer electronics, medical and power electronics. Fluent: ASIC, Viewlogic, UNIX, TCP/IP, Visio and more. Six Sigma, Lean. 200K. 12042014.13

Chief Systems Engineer – Avionics and Space Program

BSEE (plus)/>15 Years. An extensive, high level systems design and integration background for various types of aircraft and multiple systems/subsystems for space program and spacecraft projects / missions. A solid contract or consultancy candidate. Strongly innovative, performs: test data evaluation, validation, systems requirements / test plans definition, safety documentation, conducts design reviews, leads very large teams, collaborates with all technical, quality etc departments, extensive customer / end user contact, ensures functionality at all levels but also mechanical interfaces, manages subcontracts, generates WBS, provides high level regulatory compliance, voluminous technical proposals, and has significant and in depth variety of test knowledge. Uses DOORS, LabVIEW. Previous Top Secret Clearance. 100K. 12032014.16

Product Manager / Program Manager – Electronics, Semiconductor

MSEE/>20 Years. A top level, multi-functional business developer who brings technical talent in design engineering to the table. Also an excellent contract or consultancy candidate. Has performed as concept-to-closure program manager with product management, and business development for sales / marketing / teaming and proven multi million $ revenue growth. Substantial customer interaction and development (including international) in military, space program, semiconductor, RF/microwave, PC/cellular, and medical. Strong leader in product development and launch, and is at forefront of technological advances. Has hands-on design engineering experience, and is strong evaluator of customer specifications and requirements. Patent activity. Author. Secret security clearance. Fluent: FPGA, Cadence, SPICE, Verilog and more.  150K. 12022014.1

Principal Mechanical Engineer – Aerospace and Space Program

MSME/15 Years. A mechanical engineering and design prototype professional, involving packaging, product development, modeling, simulation, variety of analysis, FEA, packaging, troubleshooting, integration. Performs high level analyses, design performance tests, and environmental test (including rugged). Provide bid process technical support, NRE cost estimating. Extensive experience with high level regulatory standards. Works with very large systems such as satellite communications, antennas, datalink terminals, high-reliability electronics, power supply assemblies, optics, heat exchangers, actual spacecraft with various peripheral units and systems. Industries: Aerospace, avionics, space program, warfare. Delivers specialized training workshops and customer presentations. Fluent: Matlab, DOORS, Primavera, ANSYS and much more. >100K. 12012014.6

Engineering Director – Aerospace and Space Program

Ph.D-EE/>20 Years. An executive level aerospace and space program multi million $ large systems leader for commercial and military. Manages all very large engineering groups, plus doc control, configuration management and test groups. Strategizes business development/marketing, R&D, cost principles, critical scheduling, operational elements, develops supplier base and coordinates third party teaming. Often technical lead / chief engineer for very large contracts. Responsible for ensuring adequate facilities. Systems include: propulsion, satellites, fiber optics, avionics and navigation, telecommunications and suppression and detection. Prolific author and multi-award winner. 150-180K.

Consulting Power Systems / Power Electronics Design Engineer

BSEE/>20 Years. A high level resource and consultant for technical design projects and overall design / test department efficacy. Experience includes high level troubleshooting / support to all levels, root cause analysis, setup of design and test labs, design review presenter, managing schedules, development of qualification and test plans, regulatory certification compliance, supply chain and component qualification, and substantial technical documentation generation. Program management experience involved power systems to include: regulators, transmitters, converters, power supplies, switching, LED lighting, AC/DC, DC/DC, stepper motors, plus control and monitoring systems. Technical expertise: Bridging, topologies, PSpice, Sea Level, Express PCB, Fluke View, Unix, Linux and more. Patent activity. 125-135K. 11202014.10

Electrical / Electronics Engineering – Contract / Consulting

BSEE/>20 Years. A well rounded background in design of power electronics, instrumentation, optics, magnetics, consumer electronics and R&D for IT, aerospace, space program and other industries. Besides technical design and related functions, performs redesigns/upgrades, MOSFET, packaging, extensive customer interaction, significant amount of field service, and all program management elements. Works with high voltage, power management ICs, power supplies, PCB, analog and thermal technologies and more. Has knowledge of patent particulars and previous Top Secret security clearance. Has used Pspice, Orcad, MicroCAP and more. 125-140K. 11202014.4

Program Manager / Operations – Microwave / Communications / IT

BSEE/>15 Years. A leader and program manager overall for large, high technology company operations including and especially process management, automation, cost reductions, quality program  implementation, vendor analysis, outsourcing, hardware / software development, R&D, re-engineering, customer interface (including military), manufacturing and field implementations / installations (applications). Multi million $ projects involve wireless networks / radio, communications, IT, security systems. Is Cisco cert: CCNA. Is excellent consultant candidate. Multi award recipient. 125-135K. 11172014.9

Sr. Systems Engineering Manager – Space Station Systems

BSEE (plus)/20 Years. A well developed history with multi-million $ space program systems, International Space Station systems with NASA and astronautics entities. Program/project management and engineering expertise examples are: space suits, life support, docking systems, capsule, highly technical simulators, automation, power systems, thermal control. Work has had a global impact and is recipient of vast array of awards, formal accolades / recognition. Has profit and loss accountability, conducts high dollar negotiations at top customer levels, develops joint ventures and is ISO developer. Author and proposal documentation. 125-150K. 11062014.4

Senior Program Manager / Contract – IT Networks, Communications

BSCS, PMP/20 Years. Is an expert in developing, installing and maintaining large installations of computer and server networks for TV/radio broadcasting, communications, high level federal government, NASA/space program and other industries. Significant expertise with large systems for storage management, audio/video, RF, satellite, microwave, servers and automation, infrastructure, security and firewall. Often builds sites from startup. Strong engineering management background. Well versed in massive array of technologies: PC and Mac, SeaChange, TCP/IP, VoIP, LAN/WAN, VOD, linear, ethernet and much more. Extremely well travelled and is onsite-driven. Top Secret security clearance. ISO. Multiple certifications. 130-150K. 11062014.2

Program Manager – Microwave

MBA/20 Years. Has extensive management background in microwave hardware and systems for space program applications, to include GPS, filters and more. Has program accountability for profit, is first customer contact, supports all key technical and process departments in program maintenance and goals and has heavy facility maintenance and relocation expertise as well as manufacturing and production management. Extremely well-travelled in scope of PM duties. 100-125K. 11062014.1

Utilities Program Director

MSEE/>20 Years. Specialized executive level experience with all aspects of management for electric utilities and public works to include: contract negotiations, O&M, finance, substantial regulatory expertise, engineering studies, outside contractor work, budgeting / P&L, schedules and staff training and development, and more. Recommends detailed energy consumption reductions. Specific talents for power distribution / generation / transmission, and substations. 150K. 11052014.7

Technical Engineering / Design Lead – Power Systems / Analog

BS-Physics/20 Years. Vast array of technical design and engineering leadership expertise for power electronics to include: Motor drives, UPS for Smart Grid, power arrays, data centers, battery chargers, fuel cell, protection ICs, instrumentation, signal chains, embedded applications, topologies (buck, flyback, bridging, etc), and so much more – for aerospace, RF, space program, automotive, commercial and industrial. Significant experience with building teams, program and cost management, prolific and complex presentations, business development, product research, resourcing and extensive safety principles/regulations. Fluencies: Matlab, Simulink, Pspice, cadence, Orcad and much more. Multiple awards, author, patent. 160-180K. 11052014.6

Project Manager – Controls / Communications / Power

BA/15 Years. Implements program management methodologies for multi-million $ projects for communications and power electronics industries, including DoD. Performs scheduling, customers updates, technical and program reviews and bid processes. Has developed performance tools, managed IR&D goals, provided SOWs and specifications, initiates cost reductions, and has written various documentation / manuals. Involvement in production, manufacturing and other departments for resource loading, scheduling, etc. Has a background in property control management. Secret security clearance. >100K. 11052014.5

Contract Program Manager – Large Systems Consultant

Ph.D-Mgmt, MS-CIS, CS/>15 Years. A highly technically experienced program manager for very large multi million $ engineering and systems integration contracts for space, aerospace, defense, solar power, RF, commercial and other industries. Work has made global impacts. An expert in: FAR / DFAR / ITAR (bid and contracts processes), and driving engineering and design for hardware, software and systems. Strong in-house, customer and external channels liaison. Focus is testing, reliability, concept planning / new business development, IRAD, long term problem resolution, training, and high level staffing. Program management skillsets are broad but also include development of SOWs, test plans. Multiple certs including PMP. Author, presenter. >100K. 11052014.3

Program Manager – Systems and Software

MBA, BSEE/15 Years. A full concept to completion to O&M/support lifecycle professional for large, complex projects and programs for aerospace / military. Leads and manages teams toward profit and revenue, dealing with budget, schedule, resource and risk. Performs contract negotiation / management, customer integration and support of all types. Programs involve PKI, defense messaging systems, GPS, space, cryptographic programs/products and more. Security clearance. 11032014.16