Dr. Chuck Reynerson's Online CV

Engineering, Computer Science, and Project Management

Job Summary

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

Advanced Systems Engineer:

*        Certified at the highest level as an Advanced Systems Engineer within Boeing.

*        Skill Areas Include:

*        Affordability – Assessed various architectures for the Constellation program and determined relative costs and impacts of technologies.  Also evaluated relative costs for servicing spacecraft constellations for Orbital Express.

*        Modeling & Simulation (M&S) – Created several modeling tools in the fields of astrodynamics, trajectories, attitude control, thermal and propulsion to assist in the performance of various systems engineering tasks.

*        Operations Analysis – Developed trade methodologies for evaluating the utility of on-orbit servicing spacecraft constellations for the Orbital Express Program.

*        Systems Integration – For the National Systems Program, helped to develop and refine Space to Ground Interface Control Documents (ICDs).

*        Verification, Validation, and Testing  - Planned and executed tests for a National Systems ground-related system to verify operability and technical accuracy prior to launch and deployment. Familiar with Requirements Definition and Verification; has experience with DOORS.

*        Human System Integration – Developed human spaceflight design models for evaluating future system and architecture ideas.  Performed tests on human subjects to evaluate the ability for remote operators to find weld defects.

*        System Architecture and Definition – Created a Solar System Architecture document for the Constellation program to expand customer options in the future.


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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.