Evaluation of new and existing material.
Design and evaluation of ballistic systems for LE,
Military and International markets.
Experiment design and execution. Writer and
proponent of white papers form internal and external funding needs.
Leads technical assignments in the areas of new
product development, process development, and product/process improvement.
personnel, and ballistic experiments are adhering to applicable standards.
numerical analysis, root cause analysis, risk analysis, and financial
Leads the identification, assessment, validation
and commercialization of new technologies.
Search and evaluates different textile systems and
polymer systems used for ballistic materials.
Provides technical and operations risk assessment/perspectives
related to new product development.
Develops / maintain material balances and unit
operation capability information to ensure optimal production rates,
parameters, and formulas.
Conducts capacity studies, enhance system
reliability, and identify/implement productivity improvements, including new
technologies. Develop / maintain strategic technical improvement plans for
Studies the effect of properties of fiber, resin
on ballistic performance and the failure mechanism of high strength fibers to
make better bullet proof vests.
Utilize various statistical tools to analyze
ballistic performance of different textile systems.
Serves as a technical liaison for all levels
including production /maintenance, plant technical and management resources,
product engineering and R&D organization, and other plants.
Develops / deliver technical training for various
levels of the organization and serve as a divisional resource in
cross-functional platform/technology/product teams.
Interface with customers and suppliers from a
Performs other duties as assigned to include
travel to Trade Shows and Supplier locations as needed.