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John Howard Robb

  • Other Faculty, Computer Science and Engineering

Education

    • 2014 PhD in Software Engineering
      Southern Methodist University, 2014
    • 1993 MS in Computer Science
      The University of Texas at Arlington, 1993
    • 1982 BS in Computer Science
      The University of Texas at Austin, 1982
    • 1980 BS in Electrical Engineering
      The University of Texas at Austin, 1980

Licensure and Certifications

    • 2012 Certified Foundation Level TesterISTQB
    • Unknown Certified Lockheed Martin Program Management Qualification Level 2
    • Unknown Certified Project Management ProfessionalPMI Inc
    • Unknown Professional Software Engineering Master CertificationIEEE

Appointments

    • Jan 2015 to Present Senior Lecturer
      Computer Science and Engineer ,University of Texas at Arlington
    • Apr 2014 to Nov 2014 Mission Systems Senior Software Manager
      BAE Systems
      Responsible for the KF-16 (South Korea) Mission Software Team overall software cost, schedule, plans, tools, processes and performance of the software team. The current team is 21 people with staffing plans to grow to 100 by mid-2015
    • May 2013 to Apr 2014 Senior Principal Software Engineer
      Parker Aerospace
      The Fort Worth Software site lead for Parker Aerospace and the Lead for the Parker Aerospace Software Project Management team and Verification & Validation team. Responsible for managing the projects and supporting the development/verification of the software used for both commercial and military software projects. Accomplishments already include developing cost benchmarks for Parker safety critical software projects, managing a critical project toward successful closure, supporting CMMI Level 3 certification activities, updating the V&V plan to standardize our work, and supporting new project acquisition.
    • Nov 1981 to Mar 2013 JSF Air Vehicle Software Senior Manager
      Lockheed Martin Fort Worth
      Senior Manager of the Air Vehicle Software team coordinating software activities of the JSF aircraft software development. Responsible for coordinating the development of Vehicle Systems, Mission Systems, Air Vehicle PHM, and the Laboratory software development teams of over 9 M SLOC of software for the JSF aircraft regularly interfacing with 50+ teams (Prime and Supplier). Primary owner of the overall JSF software development process and was responsible for tool support and upgrades for the program. Assignment gave further insight into many different areas of embedded aircraft software development, technologies, processes and tools.

Other Activities

      • Jan 2012
        I am considered a software testing expert and have been used as an expert witness in software testing of security and safety critical applications (Fort Worth)
        Various

Courses

      • CSE 5324-001 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5321-002 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 6329-001 SPEC TOPS ADV SFTWR ENGR
        (Topic: Adv Automation Testing | Course Id: 102588)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 6329-003 SPEC TOPS ADV SFTWR ENGR
        (Topic: Adv Automation Testing | Course Id: 102588)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5324-001 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2019
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2019
      • CSE 5321-003 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2019
      • CSE 5324-001 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5321-002 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 4321-002 SOFTWARE TESTING & MAINTENANCE
        (Course Id: 102468)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 6329-001 SPEC TOPS ADV SFTWR ENGR
        (Topic: Software Application Testing | Course Id: 102588)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5324-001 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 4321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING & MAINTENANCE
        (Course Id: 102468)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 6329-001 SPEC TOPS ADV SFTWR ENGR
        (Course Id: 102588)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 3310-003 FUNDAMENTALS OF SOFTWARE ENGR
        (Course Id: 102429)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 4391-006 INDIVIDUAL PROJECTS
        (Course Id: 102488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 4391-008 INDIVIDUAL PROJECTS
        (Course Id: 102488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 5324-001 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5321-002 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 4321-002 SOFTWARE TESTING & MAINTENANCE
        (Course Id: 102468)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 3302-001 PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES
        (Course Id: 102424)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 3302-002 PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES
        (Course Id: 102424)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 4321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING & MAINTENANCE
        (Course Id: 102468)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5324-002 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 5324-003 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 5321-002 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 4321-002 SOFTWARE TESTING & MAINTENANCE
        (Course Id: 102468)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 5324-002 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 5324-005 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 4321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING & MAINTENANCE
        (Course Id: 102468)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 5324-001 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • CSE 5321-002 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • CSE 4321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING & MAINTENANCE
        (Course Id: 102468)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • CSE 4391-003 INDIVIDUAL PROJECTS
        (Course Id: 102488)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 5324-002 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 5324-003 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 5321-002 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 5324-005 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 5321-003 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 4321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING & MAINTENANCE
        (Course Id: 102468)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 5324-001 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • CSE 4321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING & MAINTENANCE
        (Course Id: 102468)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • CSE 5324-003 SFWR ENG I ANLY, DSGN, TESTING
        (Course Id: 102522)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 5321-001 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 5321-002 SOFTWARE TESTING
        (Course Id: 102519)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015

Service to the University

    • Jan Unknown to  Present LM Aeronautics representative
      UT Arlington Computer Science Engineering Advisory Board
    • Jan 2000 to  2014 Guest Speaker
      UT Austin and UT Arlington Software Engineering classes
    • Jan 1999 to  2000 LMCO representative
      UT Austin College of Natural Sciences Foundation Advisory Board