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Manager Engineer

League City, Texas, United States
November 13, 2018

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Brian L. McIntosh P.E.

**** ****** ***** **. ****** City, Texas 77573 713-***-****

Engineering Management Hardware and Software Design Technical Leadership

Accomplished Professional Engineer with a wide range of experience including engineering and management. Proven ability to plan and execute complex projects from conception to completion. Strong personal, organizational and problem solving skills. Skilled Electrical Engineer. Experience in hardware and software design. Results-oriented, decisive leader with a proven track record of delivering value added solutions in a cost effective manner.


MEC Fuels and Chemicals – Houston, TX 77044 September 2018 to Present

Engineering Consultant

Duties include Research and Development, Programming, System Integration, Project Management and writing proposals.

Dickinson High School – Dickinson, Texas 77539 August 2017 to August 2018

Teacher – Mathematics

Taught Mathematics to 10th, 11th and 12th grade students.

Beacon Lakes Golf – Dickinson, Texas 77539 July 2016 – August 2017

Assistant Golf Pro

The Assistant Golf Pro manages the golf course and all of the support personnel associated with the business.

National Oilwell Varco – Houston, Texas 77063 2011 – 2015

Electrical Engineering Manager – BOP Control Systems

The Electrical Engineering Manager is responsible for leading the BOP Control System Electrical Engineering group. The Electrical Engineering Manager is responsible for managing technical, personnel and commercial issues to deliver products and services on time and on budget. The Electrical Engineering Manager manages Engineering resources and provides technical leadership for a range of product groups. Responsibilities include creating and managing schedules for design, manufacturing and delivery of products. Develop and manage budgets for all aspects of the Electrical Engineering efforts. Oversee the purchasing and quality control of product manufacturing and development. Manage customer relationships by interfacing with internal and external customers, providing technical expertise in all areas of product delivery and providing leadership to insure compliance to schedule and budget.

Key Achievements:

Doubled the number of projects delivered while reducing staff.

Developed a standardization process for engineering documentation that improved Engineering release time.

Provided Engineering design and technical leadership for the manufacture of the first CE marked and ATEX compliant Land Rig ever delivered by NOV.

Managed and performed software and hardware design for PC and PLC based control systems.

FMC Technologies Inc. – Houston, Texas 77068 2006 – 2011

Topside Product Engineering Manager

Managed a software and hardware development team. Created salary plans, resource plans, performed performance appraisals. Responsible for creating and managing budget and schedule for new product development and project deliveries. Manage software development and configuration management process. Provide support for Customer Support team. Managed the functional and qualification testing of products.

Key Achievements:

Delivered control system to Helix Energy Solutions Inc. ahead of schedule earning bonus award for FMC Technologies

Led qualification testing efforts for system software

Led Failure Modes and Effects Analysis of hardware solution

Managed the creation, documentation and deployment of first ever software development process

Led the transition from a new, prototype product to a standard product offering

Supervised the delivery of Topside products manufactured in Juarez, Mexico facility

Maintained 90% retention rate of employees

Managed the new product development budget

Provided technical and managerial support for the installation of the Topside Product group software testing laboratory

United Space Alliance – Houston, Texas 77058 2001 – 2006

Team Lead - Design and Integration Engineering Group

Lead Electrical Engineer of the Design and Integration Engineering group. Full responsibility for the approval of design of hardware and software products. Project manager for design projects. Create Printed Circuit Boards for Flight test equipment. Create designs in OrCAD and AutoCAD. Design Analog Circuits for Ground Support Equipment. Perform Project Management using Microsoft Project. Write hazard analysis and maintenance and calibration documents. Write procedures for the testing of Flight Hardware. Write software in LabView, Visual Basic. Create databases in Access. Create and implement software configuration control program.

Key Achievements:

Performed system integration and software development for the EMU Battery Charging Rig.

Contributed design and Project Management support for installation of a Conformal Coating laboratory for Printed Wiring Board processing.

Designed a Micro-Controller based device to perform electrical testing using OrCAD and Spice.

Created CMM compliant software Configuration Control program.

Designed numerous electrical, mechanical and software products.

Completed the University of Houston Leadership and Management Certificate Program.

Completed the USA Leadership Institute Series.

Systems Automation Technology – Houston, Texas 1999 – 2001

Radio Frequency Systems Engineer

Performed research and development for implementations of Radio Frequency Identification systems. Supervised the design and implementation of wireless LANs. Wrote software documentation and training program. Provide hardware and software technical support.

Key Achievements:

Designed and built handheld RFID reader that was used in construction industry.

Developed training program for clients and performed training at multiple customer sites.

Authored multi-chapter software documentation manual.


Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) • University of Houston – Houston, TX

Leadership and Management Certificate Program • University of Houston – Houston, TX


TEXAS BOARD OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS –Licensed Professional Engineer, P.E. number 99242.

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