J.R. Richardson

Mr. J.R. Richardson

Principal Systems Engineer with Honors, Raytheon - Network Centric Systems (NCS)
Member, ECE Board of Advisors

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Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

    J.R. Richardson is a Principal Systems Engineer with Honors at Raytheon – Network Centric Systems (NCS) Fullerton, CA, currently serving the Highway Transportation Management Systems (HTMS) group in strategic technology and business development. Since 2008 J.R. has filed 6 patents for his work in the traffic safety field, most notably for advanced pedestrian warning system technology. He also currently serves the transportation industry as a member of the OmniAir connected vehicle Certification Committee. Prior to joining HTMS he served the Navigation and Landing Systems (NLS) group as WAAS program System Safety Certification Lead for 5 years. He received his B.S. (1984) and M.S. (1992) in Aerospace Engineering from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. He also has extensive experience in flight simulation (Northrop and Hughes Training), aircraft avionics design and implementation (Northrop and Lockheed Martin), and air traffic management systems development (Hughes/Raytheon). He joined Raytheon on the WAAS program in 1996 and has served the aerospace industry for 26 years.