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Kimberly Eckhardt


Role and Company

Principal Systems Engineer, Raytheon


15 years experience in engineering


Framingham, MA

About Kimberly

I have been an Engineer and Program Manager in the Defense and Commercial world for over 15 years. My background is in Electrical Engineering. I have extensive leadership training, and have been a supervisor and hiring manager. I volunteer frequently at Robotics competitions for school age children. I am married with 2 young kids, and enjoy hiking, skiing, cooking and finding fun things to do with our family and friends.

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Kimberly's Recent Answers

2 years ago

I would like to know what is the best way to market myself for a project management position without practical experience in the field or without having my PMP certification?

Hi Joseph! Thanks for your many years of service! By your background, I would guess you have plenty of relevant...

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2 years ago

Raytheon Career Event – How to break into the defense industry?

Hi Erik! DoD jobs are quite strong right now, so it is a good time to look. I noticed you...

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2 years ago

What is the best way to get into the Aerospace and Defense Industry without an engineering background?

Hi Michael! I am not as familiar with the LA area, but have worked in both Aerospace and Defense. There...

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