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Nicole Bauer

Fort Worth,TX

Summary

Dedicated engineering professional with a history of meeting company goals utilizing consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand.

Overview

18
18
years of professional experience

Work History

Senior Manager, F-35 Engineering Project Office

Lockheed Martin
2023.01 - Current
  • Managed a team of 102 employees including five managers in Capture, Development, Production, Sustainment, and International Support Engineering for the F-35 Fighter Aircraft
  • Reviewed and analyzed Earned Value Metrics, trained Control Account Managers, and turned forecasts from 26% to 100% accuracy in 10 months
  • Helped propose, win, baseline, and begin execution on a $2.5B defense contract
  • Recruited, interviewed and hired employees and implemented mentoring program to promote positive feedback and engagement. Grew the team by 8%


F-35 International Chief Engineer

Lockheed Martin
2015.08 - 2023.01
  • Won international business in Canada, Singapore, Finland, Germany, and Switzerland including writing 17% of the technical points for the Canada proposal
  • Special Assignment - Program Manager for Flight Test Instrumentation. Captured five delivery orders
  • Responsible for the air system technical integrity and obtaining in-country airworthiness certification for the U.K., Australia, Denmark, and Norway F-35 aircraft
  • Developed a plan and integrated weapons for the U.K. and Australian F-35

F-35 Deployed Chief Engineer, Flight Test

Lockheed Martin
2010.05 - 2015.08
  • Led a team of weapons engineers to successfully complete flight test integration within budget and schedule constraints.
  • Signed flight clearances for development test aircraft
  • Responsible for technical integrity and safety of fleet of F-35 aircraft including flight sciences and mission systems capabilities

Program Management Manager

Lockheed Martin
2006.05 - 2010.05
  • Built high-performing team delivering countermeasures and radar upgrades using both cost plus (CP) and firm fixed price (FFP) contracts
  • P/L $64 million
  • Managed 14 employees across three states in onsite and remote environments
  • Captured work with DOD, DHS, and three letter agencies

Education

MBA -

University of Phoenix
Las Vegas

Bachelor of Science - Mechanical Engineering

University of California - Davis
Davis, CA

Current Top Secret Clearance

Skills

  • Business Development
  • Engineering Management
  • Program Management
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration
  • Earned Value Management, Certified CAM
  • International Business

Timeline

Senior Manager, F-35 Engineering Project Office

Lockheed Martin
2023.01 - Current

F-35 International Chief Engineer

Lockheed Martin
2015.08 - 2023.01

F-35 Deployed Chief Engineer, Flight Test

Lockheed Martin
2010.05 - 2015.08

Program Management Manager

Lockheed Martin
2006.05 - 2010.05

MBA -

University of Phoenix

Bachelor of Science - Mechanical Engineering

University of California - Davis

Current Top Secret Clearance
Nicole Bauer