Paul D.

Aerospace & Defense professional with 13+ years experience in Unmanned Aircraft Systems

United States of America

My principle efforts for the last 15 years has been leading engineering design teams in the development of Unmanned Autonomous Vehicles (UAVs). Currently, as Sr. Program Manager of Subsystems and Subc...see more

  • Defense & Space
  • Program and Project Management


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice



AeroVironment Unmanned Systems
2 years
Current position
Feb 2021 - Present

Sr. Program Manager

7 years
Jan 2014 - Feb 2021
Our company pioneered and is a leader in the markets for small Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Tactical Missile Systems, High-Altitude Pseudo-Satellites and Commercial Information Systems. ...see more

Manager Global Hawk UAV Air Vehicle team for NATO AGS

Northrop Grumman Corporation
2 years
Dec 2012 - Sep 2014
I manage a team of engineers to design, develop, integrate and test all of the unique equipment for the NATO Air to Ground Surveillance system into the latest version of the RQ-4B Globa...see more

Deputy Manager Triton UAV Air Vehicle Team

Northrop Grumman Corporation
3 years
Aug 2009 - Jan 2013
Responsible for the Electrical and Mechanical Subsystem design, development and qualification. Also represented the Air Vehicle team at Configuration Change Boards, program management ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Defense & Space

Role experience

  • Program and Project Management