ryanporter
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About

Senior Manufacturing and Aerospace Engineer for a prime DoD contractor. MBA


Visionary, resourceful, and self-motivated professional who has enjoyed success in developing innovative solutions to difficult problems while in a variety of roles. Highly skilled in process improvement, business strategy, and technical understanding. Possesses a unique combination of technical prowess with business acumen that can bridge the gap between engineering and operations/business. Excellent ability to distill highly complex and technical issues in a clear and relatable manner. Combination of technical and business skills, abilities, and expertise as follows:

• Engineering Design
• Configuration Management
• Manufacturing/Operations
• Business Strategy/Planning
• Analytical Problem Solving
• PFMEA and Risk Reduction
• Financial Projections
• Negotiation
• MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
• Public Speaking/Presentations
• Implementation of Solutions
• Process Improvement
• Decision Models
• Team Building/Leadership

Project Experience:

• Managed the implementation of a multi-million-dollar project into successful operational use. Project combined automated processes, robotics, HMI, improved cycle time, defect reduction, and reduced touch labor.

• Designed and developed a streamlined process to implement a mobile mapping solution, updated daily, using the ArcGIS suite of products. This process significantly reduced the costs associated with previous mapping solutions. Coordinated with multiple departments to ensure all needed features were included.

Experience

  • Manufacturing Engineer Raytheon · Full-time Apr 2018 – Present 3 yrs Tucson, AZ, United States
  • Technical Consultant EMI · Full-time Jan 2015 – Apr 2018 3 yrs 3 mos Norton, VA, United States

Education

  • Duke Masters, Business Administration 2016 – 2017
  • University of Virginia BEng Aerospace Engineering, Aerospace Engineer 2012 – 2016

Other experience

  • Drone Design Designed and fabricate a VTOL UAS using all 3D printed parts.
  • Various Programming Experience Programming experience in Java, Python, C#

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