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Marjorie Koeppen
Placitas, NM 87043


An accomplished, motivated software engineer with experience in the full life cycle of the software design process including requirements definition, design, interface implementation, testing, and maintenance.


Honeywell International, Inc

Albuquerque, NM
Lead Systems Engineer for Displays & Graphics                               
Global Avionics Modernization Team

August 2006 to Present


Displays System/Software team lead for B707 Avionics Upgrade Program, Royal New Zealand Air Force C-130 Avionics Management System, and Belgian Defense C-130 Integrated Vehicle Management System Maintenance programs.  Technical responsibilities include responding to customer problem reports (both internal and external), implementing and testing software changes, maintaining documentation (design and requirements), and being the display services technical focal for the system integration and the software verification and validation teams.


Fiscal responsibilities include allocating resources, reporting cost and schedule impact for concurrent programs, providing quotes for future business, and providing weekly reports to upper management.


Personnel management includes mentoring and training of junior engineers, evaluating performance, and maximizing employee talents to meet conflicting schedules and to efficiently investigate and resolve problem reports. 

Honeywell International,Inc

Albuquerque, NM
Display Services Software Engineer
Global Avionics Modernization Team

October 2003 to August 2006


Utilized Rational Rose/Unified Modeling Language to design the Display Services software which obtains data from the flight controls system, flight management system, and many external devices (including air data computers and navigation radios) and formats the data for display on the Multi-Function Display Units (MFDUs). Used ARINC standards and the 1553 protocol to implement display services software.  Defined the Display Services to MFDU interface for the B707 Avionics Upgrade Program.   Developed both systems and software requirements for the Display Services software.

Honeywell International, Inc  

Albuquerque, NM                                       
C-5 AMP Systems Integration Team
December 2000 to October 2003


Utilized an Oracle Database tool to model Input/Output in the Versatile Integrated Avionics platform. Protocols used to model data include ARINC 429 and Mil-Std 1553. Created the system timeline used by all avionics software functions to communicate aircraft status both during test on ground and in the air.


Honeywell International, Inc

Albuquerque, NM

C-5 Avionics Modernization Program

Automated Flight Controls System Team

May 1999 to November 2000


Modeled control loops for the Automated Flight Controls System (AFCS) of the C-5 Avionics Modernization Program utilizing Matrix-X. Developed Software and System requirements for the AFCS.


Sandia National Laboratories

Albuquerque, NM

Graduate Student Intern                                                                                       June 1998 to April 1999


Developed a multiple-precision integer mathematical package in C and C++ to be used for cryptographic research. Supported the development of ANSI C Multiple Precision Cryptographic Library.


Sandia National Laboratories

Albuquerque, NM
Student Intern

May 1995 to Aug. 1997


Supported development of ANSI C Multiple Precision Cryptographic Library and Assembly language modules. Developed a test program for the cryptographic library. Documented all user functions in the library.


NASA Langley Research Center     

Hampton, VA

Electrical Engineering Co-op                                                            August 1993 to December 1993


Completed a graphical program to acquire and analyze wind tunnel data. Developed a C program for real-time acquisition and analysis of wind tunnel data.


Sandia National Laboratories

Albuquerque, NM

Summer Employment for Minority Youth (SEMY)

June 1993 to August 1993


Integrated C code and digital signal processor assembly language code for single processor implementation of a user interface core software library for the Digital Signature Algorithm.



Technical Skills

Platforms:  Windows XP and UNIX

Languages:  Ada95, C, C++, HTML, LabVIEW, and SQL

Applications:  Microsoft Word, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, BorlandC, Microsoft Visual C++, Rational Rose for Ada, Rational Rosa for C, Rational SoDA, Rational Requisite Pro, Rational Clear Case, Rational Clear Quest, and CVS



University of New Mexico

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Graduated May 1997



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