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Mechanical Engineer Engineering

Location:
Little Elm, Texas, United States
Salary:
Flexible
Posted:
August 11, 2018

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Michael Smith

Seasoned mechanical engineer

Little Elm, TX 75068

ac6moq@r.postjobfree.com

972-***-****

Seasoned mechanical engineer with broad government and private sector experience including production engineering, in-service engineering, rapid prototyping (3D printing) and intellectual property examination.

Work Experience

Patent Analyst

USPTO - Dallas, TX

August 2016 to January 2017

Determine the novelty of invention applications in the Internal Combustion art by: Searching prior art to ensure that an invention is new and unique, including any related patents, published articles and public demonstrations;

Reviewing patent applications to ensure MPEP conformity to formal requirements; Write legal office actions on patentability and respond to patent applicants; Correspond with legal representatives and propose application modifications and further actions; Write final action responses for final disposition of applications. Tomahawk Missile/Mechanical Engineer

NSWC PHD - Port Hueneme, CA

June 2008 to June 2016

Provide in-service engineering to the Tomahawk cruise missile program by: Responding to Tomahawk Cruise Missile operational and logistical failures/mishaps notifications/requests; Reviewing/interpreting missile mechanical and electrical interface documents ensuring accuracy; Proposing process improvements, work instructions and maintain drawings/documentation; Performing time & motion studies for process improvements; Interfacing with contract personnel during troubleshooting and design processes; Using Lean principles in process improvement events; Performing validation/verification of proposed process improvement instructions for maintenance and special instruction;

Presenting failure investigation reports and findings, safety issues and proposed process improvements to division and program level;

Traveling to various station and ship locations to perform instruction adherence inspections, equipment installations and operation monitoring.

Additive Manufacturing Integrations Lead

NSWC PHD - Port Hueneme Naval Station, CA

July 2013 to April 2014

Integrate additive manufacturing practices and technologies into the fleet's logistics process by: Researching and proposing new methods of strengthening plastic based printed parts for use as replacement for parts;

Using SolidWorks modelling to modify/redesign potential parts for improvements; Researching potential replacement parts which fit the production capabilities of the equipment available; Testing and redesigning potential parts for replacement; Participating in Navy wide 3D printing initiative, collaborating with various technical leads and facilities; Attending technology conferences and researching technology advancements; Briefing project accomplishments to facility leadership. Production Engineer

Hitachi - Norman, OK

June 2007 to July 2008

Manage Printed Circuit Board (PCB) production quality by: Performing time & motion studies for process improvements; Interfacing with contract personnel during troubleshooting processes; Using Lean principles in proposed and chaired process improvement events; Presenting failure investigation reports and findings, safety issues and proposed process improvements to division and program level;

Investigating equipment and personnel deficiencies/failures; Programing automated placement and reflow equipment. Using various statistical analyses methods to highlight trends and identify potential failure culprits. Lean manufacturing principles (Green Belt Certified). Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

The University of Oklahoma - Norman, OK

2004 to 2008

Skills

Solidworks, Visual Basic, Excel

Certifications/Licenses

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

January 2010



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