More Info About Technical Capabilities

Software Engineering

Programming Expertise 

    • ​MATLAB/Simulink
    • C++
    • Java 
      • Oracle certified
      • Java Message Service (JMS)
        • ActiveMQ
      • Swing/JavaFX
      • Multithreading
      • Dependency Injection/Inversion of Control
        • Google Guice
      • Java Database Connectivity(JDBC)
      • OpenGL
      • JUnit
      • Java Enterprise Edition full-stack web development
        • Oracle WebLogic/Glassfish
        • Apache Tomcat
    • Working with open source projects
    • Advanced bash shell scripting
    • PERL
    • Relational DB development/SQL
      • PostgreSQL
      • Oracle
    • XML/XSLT
      • SAX/DOM processing

Cloud Processing

  • Performance characterization of various hardware/Windows OS cloud platforms
  • Automated, scalable, and secure cloud processing

Collaboration Software

  • ​Confluence
  • Jira
  • GitHub/Bitbucket/Stash/SVN/CVS/ClearCase

Life-Cycle Methodologies

  • Agile Methodology
  • Test-Driven Development
  • Spiral Development

Systems Engineering

  • Mission analysis and requirements definition
  • Transfer trajectory design for Earth orbit, lunar, and interplanetary missions
  • Orbit design for science and technical goals and constraints
  • Attitude profile design for spacecraft and instrument pointing requirements
  • Relative motion of multiple orbiting spacecraft
  • Modeling and simulation
  • Engineering analysis approach for trade studies, design margin, Monte Carlo analysis, and supporting all project review cycles
  • Mission operations and operational planning
  • Participation in interdisciplinary project teams for space missions in technical and leadership roles
  • Formal documentation, presentations, and publication
  • Systems Toolkit (STK) to include Astrogator, SOLIS
  • General Mission Analysis Tool (GMAT)
  • NASA Procedural Requirements (NPR)  7123.1A NASA Systems Engineering Processes and Requirements (influenced by NPR 7120.5 and 7120.8) 
  • INCOSE-TTP-2003-002-04 2015 Systems Engineering Handbook


  • IPC J-STD-001ES Space Applications Electronic Hardware Addendum to J-STD-001D Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies Designed& Manufactured
  • NASA-STD-8739.1, Workmanship Standard for Polymeric Applications on Electronic Assemblies
  • NASA-STD-8739.4, Crimping, Interconnecting Cables, Harnesses, and Wiring
  • NASA Ames ESD Program/ANSI/ESD S20.20
  • Respirator Certified
  • Safety, Environmental and Mission Assurance (SEMA) Agreement for Safety Restricted Items
  • Multi Mission Operation Center (MMOC) approved user

Systems Administration, Development, Security

Systems Management, Scientific Application, Archive, Network, & CM Support

  • Spacewalk/Redhat-Satellite enterprise systems management
  • Installation, configuration Drupal open-source content management platform Deployment of open-source Open Atrium and Alfresco content management platform Installation, configuration and deployment of Apache/Tomcat
  • Installation, configuration, deployment OpeNDAP/Hyrax data distribution system
  • Installation, configuration, management Biological/Bioinformatics Science Applications and Data Processing Systems: MACS - Model-based Analysis for ChIP-Sequencing, Solexa Pipeline-Genome Analyzer, Bowtie-short read DNA aligner, miRDeep deep sequencing, and CASAVA software
  • Rackspace Linux managed cloud systems deployment
  • Centrify Express/Centrify Direct Control Linux/UNIX Active Directory Integration software
  • BMC Software, Inc. Remedy Action Request System
  • Veritas NetBackup Server
  • Storix System Backup Administrator backup server

System/Network Security and Auditing

  • iptables
  • BSD pf
  • TCPwrappers
  • denyhosts
  • fail2ban
  • rkhunter
  • Chkrootkit

Computing and Storage Hardware Integration and Support

  • IBM Power (P-Series) Processor Based Super Computing
  • Integration, maintenance of workstation and server computer hardware systems including HP, Dell, DEC Alpha, SUN SPARC/Ultra-SPARC, IA based, AMD and Apple Mactintosh
  • Setup and configuration of hardware for high performance FC, AoE, and ISCSI SAN network storage including IBM DS8100, 2810-XIV, and 2812-XIV
  • Custom Linux and FreeBSD based ZFS iSCSI network storage

Operating Systems

  • Neptune
  • Red Hat LINUX 4.2 through 9
  • Fedora Linux 1 through 27
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 through 7.x
  • CentOS 4.x, 5.x, 6.x, & 7.x
  • Ubuntu Server & Desktop 11.04 through 16.04-LTS
  • Open and Enterprise SuSE Server 11.x
  • Sun Solaris 6, 8, 9 & 10
  • pfSense (FreeBSD based pf firewall)
  • Windows NT/2000Pro/2000Server/XP/Server 2003
  • FreeBSD 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11
  • IBM AIX 5.3, 6.1 & 7.1 (on IBM Power-6 P570 AIX 5.3, 6.1 and 7.1 LPARs)
  • IRIX v5.3 – v6.5 (SGI UNIX)
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