Bobby Lindsey

Engineer, Project Manager

I'm a renaissance engineer who loves to work on multi-disciplinary solutions.


I am: Inventive, Hands-On, Multi-Talented / Multi-Disciplinary, Dedicated, Resourceful, Helpful, Motivated, Safe, Team-Player, Gear-head, Techie, Excited

I do: Mechanical / Electrical / Software Design, LabVIEW,MATLab, CAD, Data Acquisition, Vehicle Testing, Test Design and Execution, Programming / Development, Hypermiling, Automation, Requirements Gathering, Failure Analysis, Machining / Fabrication

I will: Contribute, Innovate, Lead, Follow, Improve, Learn, Teach, Get the Job Done

  • LabView Development
  • NI DAQ Hardware
  • Data Analysis
  • MATLAB Coding
  • MathCAD
  • AutoCAD
  • Solidworks
  • Vibrations Theory and Experimentation
  • Failure Analysis
  • Machining
  • Mechanical Design
  • Fabrication
  • SQL
  • .NET Development
  • Dynamics
  • Design of Experiments
  • System Automation
  • Project Management


Graduated with BS in Mechanical Engineering


Worked on MS in Mechanical Engineering


Worked as a Project Manager


Began Working as a Systems Engineer


 Systems Engineer II
 Johnson Controls

  •  Created hardware layouts in such a way as to optimize costs, network traffic, and installation complexity
  •  Wrote controller-level software for the monitoring and control of building automation systems
  •  Collaborated with installers, engineers, project managers, and stakeholders for the successful completion of projects
  •  Wrote technical articles for distribution to our Regional Engineering Team
 Project Manager
 Bastian Software Solutions

  •  Managed and participated in all phases of industrial automation and material handling projects including kickoff, requirements gathering, system specification, design, development, installation, testing, go-live, support, and closeout
  •  Received training toward certification as Project Management Professional (PMP) from PMI Certified Instructor
  •  Primary Project Manager responsible for all aspects of a project for John Deere in excess of $4 million
  •  Worked in UAW facilities
  •  Responsibilities included budget management, resource management, .NET development, mechanical design and troubleshooting, schedule management, customer management, controls (Allen Bradley PLC) coding and debugging, electrical / mechanical installation, subcontractor management, systems integration, team management, requirements gathering, scope management, database administration (SQL), test execution, issue tracking and resolution
  •  Traveled domestically and internationally to manage projects and assist in implementations
  •  Went above and beyond my job responsibilities by working on all aspects of our projects including being able to fill in for management, developer, mechanical, electrical, controls, and vendor resources as needed
 Teaching Assistant
 University of Kentucky Department of Mechanical Engineering

  •  Assisted in the instruction of over 500 students (local and video-conference) on the subjects of Statics and Mechanics of Deformable Solids
  •  Worked with other professors to improve the quality of instruction to video-conferenced students
 Wireless Network Specialist
 Western Kentucky University Network Services

  •  Responsible for the implementation of a campus-wide wireless network
  •  Performed pre-implementation wireless surveys, design of physical and logical layouts, installation of equipment, management of networks, and network administration.
 Engineering Intern
 Holley Performance Products

  •  Implemented vehicle data acquisition systems in a fleet of test vehicles to collect data for design engineers to use in improving current, future designs and troubleshooting product issues
  •  Invented custom automated data analysis tools in order to make the collected data more useful to the engineering team; including automating existing manual reports and generating new reports
  •  Specified, integrated, and supported non-OEM sensing devices and used existing OEM signals from the ECU for data collection
  •  Built product lifecycle test stand for fuel pumps in order to evaluate life expectancy validation and provide samples for failure analysis
  •  Implemented data acquisition system for off-chassis tests including engine dyno and thermal chamber testing as well as chassis dyno tests (mainly dealing with vehicle powertrain)
  •  Designed, developed, and debugged LabView VIs

 Masters of Science in Mechanical Engineering
 University of Kentucky

  •  Working on research related to the active control of vibration in turbine rotor blades using piezo-electrics
  •  Designed, programed, and simulated tests using ANSYS for Finite Element Analysis and MATLab for results analysis
  •  Performed physical experiments using vibration equipment for excitation and accelerometers, piezo-electrics for feedback sensing and data collection
  •  Taking classes in the field of systems, controls, and design
  •  Simultaneously working on a Certificate in College Teaching and Learning
2009 - Present
 Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
 Western Kentucky University
 University of Kentucky

  •  Participated in a joint program with Western Kentucky University and University of Kentucky
  •  Received the Evan McCastlin Award for achievement in Mechanical Engineering
  •  Worked on the design and testing of a vision system for product inspection, as well as several other curricular projects

Bobby is very intelligent, organized, hard working, and motivated.

- Marcus Anderson


Feel free to contact me using the form to the right

  •  +1.270.999.1567
  •  Louisville, KY
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