In today’s episode James interviews his Uncle, John Silvas, a Distinguished Engineer in the Aerospace Account currently supporting the U.S. Space Force, Space Command and Control Program Office as a Chief Engineer in El Segundo, CA. John is also the Booz Allen Director for Digital Engineering leading a distributed team of highly talented engineers implementing cutting edge methods, techniques, and tools in support of numerous clients across the DoD and other Federal agencies. John also became a certified International Council on Systems Engineering – Expert Systems Engineering Professional (ESEP) in February 2018.
What John learned from the Air Force
How he climbed the ranks at Booz Allen
How to set goals
How to think about systematically