Company: Applied Systems Technology
Location: Barstow, CA, United States
An analytical thinker and expert problem solver, Richard A. Smith has dedicated more than 50 years of service to working on military analysis. His is recognized for his ability to replicate fire support activities and draws on his strong skill set to drive the success of Applied Systems Technology, a software development company that offers management consultation and software development for the staffing industry.
Mr. Smith served his country for 22 years as an active duty electronics specialist. He retired as an E8 master sergeant, and made the decision to continue in the software industry. Mr. Smith worked for various contractors and was a government service employee before he joined Applied Systems Technology seven years ago. In his current capacity, Mr. Smith trains groups of military professionals, reports on battle scenarios, performs military analyses, and manages indirect fire missions.
Throughout his career, Mr. Smith has made valuable contributions to the field of military analysis. He has built a database using a Macintosh computer and he also feels honored to have set up spreadsheets that have helped his company to evaluate and examine military operations. Mr. Smith is very proud of his illustrious career and his ability to advance military operations.
Mr. Smith believes he has been able to excel in his profession because he is passionate about the work and operates with a high level of integrity and honesty. He is continuously learning in order to better serve his employer and country. Looking toward the future, Mr. Smith would like to share his knowledge and experience by getting involved in consulting.
He completed coursework in technical studies and is a certified electronics technician. Mr. Smith also holds a Six Sigma certification, and is a certified fire support specialist.