Mr. Victor Yee belongs to the Tiger team (Solution Consultant) of the IBM Watson IoT Business Unit; serving customers across China. His duty includes promoting business development for sales, providing pre-sales consultant, recommending Digital Engineering industrial solutions,
deploying model-based development (MBD) services, and helping customers achieve engineering transformation for better innovation and competitiveness. Within the company, Victor has taken the responsibilities of establishing industry-wide solutions for continuous engineering products. That includes positioning of key technologies (such as digital twins, cognitive engineering, and industrial internet) in the market, preparing content and materials for seminars and training.
Given his extensive knowledge and experience in the aviation industry, Victor is often invited to work with customers in co-developing landing solutions. He also collaborates with other IBM experts to deliver total solution specific to client’s organizational needs. Victor has brought with him over 20 years of experience in systems software and management in the aerospace industry. Prior to joining IBM, he was appointed as chief engineer for United Technologies Aerospace Systems (UTAS) – sensors division. At that time, he had the responsibility to oversee project certification effort, managing product field issues, and providing guidance over the entire lifecycle systems/software development activities. He had also been put in charge of design approvals for safety-of-flight, major design reviews and entrusted to lead multiple safety-critical projects on various aircraft platforms.
At IBM, Victor acts as the technology advisor for aerospace customers. He provides consultation on MBSE practices and enablement of systems engineering practices. He helps accelerate the adaptation of MBSE at companies and formulates SE solutions that best fit the client needs.
In the academic arena, Victor has been teaching a class on “Writing Effective Requirements” – part of an INCOSE series course since 2016. He is also an instructor for a short course “Model Based Systems Engineering in Practice” as part of the Industrial Systems Engineering Program organized by Tsinghua university in 2019.