CMD engineering

Command Excellence

Meet the Team



Certified Automation Professional (CAP®)


Certified Reliability Engineer (CRE®)

Certified Reliability Leader (CRL®)

Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP®)

Functional Safety

ISA84 Safety Instrumented Systems Fundamentals Specialist

Functional Safety Professional (FSP)

Project Management

Project Management Professional (PMP®)

Associate Systems Engineering Professional (ASEP®)


Juan Ernesto Rodriguez, PE

Ernesto has over twenty years of experience in the manufacturing industry. His areas of expertise include factory automation, reliability, functional safety, and project management.
Ernesto graduated from the Tennessee Technological University in 1997, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. Later, in 2016, he earned his Master of Engineering degree in Systems Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University.
Ernesto's career includes employment at the Visteon Corporation as a Process Engineer; at Nissan where he worked as a Manufacturing Engineer and then a Sr. Project Engineer; at Bridgestone where he designed machines as a Sr. Automation Engineer, and at The Boeing Company as an Equipment and Reliability Engineer.
Ernesto has several industry certifications which are listed to the left of this page.
Ernesto is a licensed professional engineer in South Carolina. License #31566.