Ricky "Rick" Daigle

Engineer & Tech Leader

West Melbourne, FL



Systems Engineering Skills

Technical Writing & Drawing

8 Years

Troubleshooting, Verification, & Validation

8 Years

Systems Analysis & Design

4 Years

Understanding Customer Requirements

3 Years

Information Systems

3 Years

Software Development Skills

Test Scripting (Javascript, ECMAScript, Qt Script)

Web Development (PHP, HTML, CSS, SQL)




Work Experience

Software Engineer II / Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
April 2019 - Current

System requirement and software integration testing for aerospace systems development of cutting edge technology. Test team subject matter expert on multiple air vehicle subsystems.

Systems Engineer II / Northrop Grumman Corporation
July 2016 - April 2019

Technical lead on dozens of information technology projects including the implementation of (new) and improvements to (existing) software, hardware, processes, and functionality. Earned "Top Performer" for 3-years straight.

Field Engineer IV / Baker Hughes Inc. (GE)
February 2012 - April 2016

Built, programmed, tested, and operated downhole steering & formation evaluation smart tools. Maintained communications network between logging tool system and customers in the field. Performed data analysis and log creation in real time for customers.

Relationship Banker III / Capital One Bank
April 2010 - February 2012

Financial product sales, service, and consultation to private and small-business clientele. NMLS license obtained.

Account Manager / Anixter Inc.
Feb 2004 - Jul 2007

Managed federal government, commerical end-user, and contractor client accounts. Provided technical expertise and product/service recommendations for telecom & physical security projects throughout the lifecycle.


Florida Institute of Technology
Class of 2021 - In Progress

Master of Science, Systems Engineering

Currently attending full-time

Florida Institute of Technology
Class of 2018

Bachelor of Science, Computer Information Systems

Summa Cum Laude (3.92 GPA)

Florida Institute of Technology
Class of 2016

Associate of Science, Computer Information Systems

Distinguished Student Scholar (3.90 GPA)

Certifications & Organizations

United States Department of Defense

Active Secret Clearance with SAP/SAR

International Council on Systems Engineering

Associate Member

Phi Kappa Phi Honors Fraternity


Tau Kappa Epsilon International Fraternity