Dr. Chuck Reynerson's Online CV

Engineering, Computer Science, and Project Management

Job Summary

The Boeing Company, Integrated Defense Systems                                            JUL 01 – NOV 10

Space Vehicle Design Engineer:

*        Lead Engineer for a Space Vehicle Analysis Team charged with the verification of expected space vehicle operations during testing phases. Leadership and management skills resulted in overturning a negative award fee problem. Provided technical support for rehearsals, system tests, and preparation for on-orbit operations including launch, early orbit testing, and anomaly resolution.  Verification of ground software commanding was also conducted.

*        Conducted Modeling and Simulation (M&S) for NASA’s Exploration Systems architecture including transportation and surface systems.  Investigated reusability of systems and potential commonality of systems for use on the Moon, Mars and beyond.

*        Developed methods for the design of human spaceflight systems to support the NASA Vision for Space Exploration including surface bases, ascent/descent vehicles, transports, rovers, and ISRU plants. Provided proposal development support.


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Masters of Engineering in Embedded Systems, Arizona State University, In Progress.

Doctor of Science (D.Sc.), Mechanical Engineering, Astronautics concentration, George Washington University, 1998. 

Engineer in Aeronautics and Astronautics (2.5 M.S. equivalent), MIT, 1993.

Naval Engineer (2.5 M.S. equivalent), MIT, 1993.

Bachelor of Science, Naval Architecture, University of California, Berkeley, 1987.