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Robert O. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 26, 2012

Robert O.

Engineer (M.E.) /Analyst/Spreadsheets/Optimization
   United States
  |   Williamsburg, VA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $55

A highly analytical, performance-driven engineering professional with extensive product and analytical knowledge. Talent for designing cost-efficient products and processes. Recognized for creative problem solving and troubleshooting skills. Expertise in new concept development, simulation and validation. Effective communication and presentation skills. Root Cause Analysis, Problem Solving, Product Design Improvement, Process Improvement, Excel Spreadsheets, Statistics, and Reliability improvement.

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Skills (3)

Tested
Product Design Improvement
Statistics
Implementation

Service Description

Recent Experience - Navy Lab/Navy Test & Evaluation, Dahlgren, VA & Norfolk, VA
Solve complex process, design, performance, and vibration problems
Research and analysis for Test and Evaluation (T&E) of Navy programs
Design fixtures, instrumentation, and test procedures
Review and correct requirements documents and other documents
Modeling and Simulation Verification, Validations and Accreditation (VV&A) guidelines and training materials to support this evolving standard (Currently on the DOD VV&A subcommittee for improvement of VV&A)
Develop Reliability, Maintainability, and Availability (RM&A) planning procedures and tracking spreadsheet
Policy development for test planning, survivability, interoperability, information Assurance, M&S, budget controls, and developed point papers
Cost analysis and optimization of levels of test of hardware & software using statistics and lessons learned
Verify, Validate, and Accredit simulations
Comment on proposed Navy Instructions
Find new solutions and approaches to operational T&E
Develop guidebooks, checklists, questionnaires
Refine technical manuals
Cambridge Wire Cloth Co., Cambridge, MD
Developed spreadsheets for belt performance and quality control
Fatigue tested conveyor belts and wear tested sprockets
Rotating Equipment Design and Test, Elliott Co., Jeannette, PA / Koppers Co., Baltimore, MD
Developed manual for design/manufacture of compressors
Optimization and Standardization of...

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Education

Youngstown State University
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
1969 - 1974

Keywords

Root Cause Analysis
Product or Process Improvement
Excel Spreadsheets
Statistics
Reliability improvement
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