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Rodney Zietlow

Rodney Zietlow

Technical Data Designer


Desin, FL

Technical Data Designer at Boeing



Technical Data Designer

Authored CH-47 technical publications in the Inmedius Common Authoring Environment (CAE) following the S100D standard.
Developed A160 Hummingbird Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) source data by researching and analyzing, and interpreting engineering drawings.

Assured work packages were completed on time as project lead for C-130 Avionics Modernization Program, successfully utilizing project management best practices and Earned Value Management (EVM).

Supported C-130 Avionics
Modernization Program technical publications tiger team to establish technical data requirements by providing General System (GS) manual authoring knowledge.

Actively participated on multiple Boeing Employee Involvement teams, resulting in multiple awards for cost savings and capacity creation.

Guided software development team as Scrum master while utilizing Boeing Agile Software Process (BASP) for F-15SA Interactive Electronic Technical Manual (IETM) to Paper technical order project.

Performed case studies and proof of concepts to reduce total ownership costs of C-130 aircraft utilizing the IETM and Integrated Maintenance Information System (IMIS) databases.

Co-led project to parse data between Quill authoring tool and IETM Data Entry Tool (IDET) databases.

Identified technical data requirements and submitted technical publications development estimates during Request For Information (RFI) and Request For Proposal (RFP).

Led daily cross-functional team tag up meetings covering program technical data, cost, performance, and schedule impacts.

Managed technical data development from the program level ensuring quality technical data is developed and delivered within schedule and budget, as well as per contract.

Utilized process improvement to develop lean processes and initiatives with teammates to reduce cycle time and costs.

Volunteered for special projects and take on additional responsibilities to gain new skills and experience.

Career medium 06
Career medium 03

Kelly Services

Technical Data Designer

Manage technical data work packages while contracted to Boeing

Create Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals by linking text, graphics, tables, etc. across multiple databases

Develop style and format guidance to ensure technical data is standardized when authored into database

Author paper technical manuals into interactive electronic technical manuals


U.S. Air Force

Electronic Warfare Journeyman

Perform intermediate level maintenance, inspections, modifications, alignments, troubleshooting, and repair of multiple electronic warfare RF receiver/transmitter and IR systems at the component level

Evaluate electronic warfare system performance, analyze malfunctions, and isolate failures utilizing built-in tests, integrated test stations, schematics, wiring diagrams, and applicable technical data

Career medium 01
Career medium 05

Nercon Engineering & Manufacturing


Assembled material handling equipment and conveyor systems using detailed schematics.
Partnered with electrical engineers and technicians on construction of system control interfaces.


Magnum Products, LLC


Assisted in prototyping the Wacker Construction Equipment G-125 mobile, skid-mounted generator.
Partnered with engineers, design team, fabrication and purchasing departments in product development.
Assembled wiring harnesses, phase switches, various generator components.
Applied exploded drawings and wiring diagrams for assembly and prototyping processes.

Career medium 05

Northwest Florida State College

Associate of Arts

Community College of the Air Force

Associates, Avionics Systems Technology

Northwest Florida State College

Industrial Management Technology, Industrial Management