Robert S. Kalkman

908 Jupiter Rd., Edmond, OK 73003,

(405)330-0617 (home) / (405)722-6478 (mobile) /


Summary of Qualifications:      As a globally experienced industrial process engineer, specializing in system integration, I participated in the start-up of four international manufacturing plants from site analysis through full operation. Achieved efficiency improvements through workflow process management. Created various web-based documentation and database-interface applications that are used worldwide.



Manufacturing engineering (14 years), project management (14 years), database management (12 years), team builder & coaching skills, global and cross-organization networking and knowledge, oral and written language skills in English, Dutch and German, able to analyze and solve root causes of problems effectively, UNIX systems and Windows systems & applications at enhanced user level, website development & application integration, Database Management Systems.



Francis Tuttle Technology Center, Oklahoma City, OK

August 2003-present: Health Resources Center Assistant

August-December 2002: Microsoft Exchange Server implementation contractor,

April-June 2002: Microsoft SQL Server implementation contractor

Plan, install and deploy the SQL Server 2000 database and Exchange Server 2000 communication packages in a remote computer cluster to support Francis Tuttle’s new eLearning website for the NETg curriculum in an environment based on several Microsoft server products. Perform knowledge transfer to enable employees to administer servers.


Lucent Technologies - Bell Labs, Naperville, IL (remote from Oklahoma City, OK)

1998 - 2000: Configurator Systems Application Engineer

Switch Configuration Systems Engineering (R&D) for 5ESS. Development, documentation and review of high-level and low-level requirements, and tool architecture for the product configurator. Focus on Manufacturing, Office Dependent Database interfaces (ODD) and International markets using B2B, B2C and eBusiness.


Lucent Technologies (formerly AT&T Network Systems), Oklahoma City, OK

1993 - 1997: Global Industrial Engineer (Expatriate)

Engineer in Global Engineering & Manufacturing Support, responsible for set-up & support of new & existing global manufacturing locations, ranging from Lucent owned locations and Joint Ventures to Sub-Contractors, meeting financial, technical, political and other requirements of Lucent, local customers, partners and governments. Intranet implementation


AT&T Network Systems Netherlands, Huizen, The Netherlands

1991 - 1992: (Team Coordinator for) Database Software Consultants

Supervision group of database software consultants. Acted as Delegate Manager for the whole Database Production & Services department, which included Database Software Consultants, Telecommunication Office Database Translations & Engineering (including Switching Office Retrofits) and Database Production & Shipping. Database application management for internal and external customers. Coordinating (international) software deliveries, defining functional requirements for software suppliers, writing utilities software and troubleshooting.


AT&T & Philips Telecommunications, The Hague, The Netherlands

1989 - 1991: Database Specialist Factory System Test

Management and support of Office Dependent Database generation, ranging from database content matters to application management.

1986 - 1988: Project Planner/Manager Factory System Test:

Preparation and introduction of new hardware, software and tests for 5ESS,  lab-to-factory coordination of changes to configurator, software and Office Dependent Database generation tools.



·          Bachelor of Science – Traffic Engineering -
Polytechnic College Leeuwarden, The Netherlands, graduated September 1985

·          Oracle 9i Certified Associate
Francis Tuttle Technology Center
, Oklahoma City – certified May 2003
Oracle 8i/9i Certified Professional Program – August 2001 to present (part-time)


·          Oklahoma City Oracle Users Group, active member 2001-present

·          The Recording Academy (NARAS/Grammy), Associate Member, 1999-present.

·          Oklahoma Blues Society: elected president in 1999, board member 1996-2001, designed original website and served as webmaster 1995-2001, coordinated several successful festivals, concerts and charitable benefits.