Senior Guidance Navigation

and Control Engineer

Location - Remote

Commitment - Part time/milestone Based

Responsibilities

Qualifications

  • GN&C navigation design & analysis, navigation hardware, Kalman filters

  • Linear and Non-Linear control analysis

  • Flight Stability & Control

  • GN&C pointing

  • GN&C software development

  • GN&C Integration & Testing

  • Guidance and Control architecture development and verification

  • This will also involve participation in cross-segment integration.

  • Self-motivated problem-solver, capable of taking initiative with minimal instruction. Completely understands and applies job practices, techniques, standards, principles, theories, and concepts

  • Possesses general knowledge of other related disciplines.

  • Independently determines and develops approaches to solutions.

  • Applies knowledge of engineering principles and techniques in order to develop guidance, navigation and control systems for aircraft and spacecraft.

  • Gathers, defines and documents system level requirements to support flight control and mission or trajectory requirements.

  • Performs and documents design and analysis of Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) models and tools.

  • Supports development of solutions and disposition of issues to assure customer satisfaction. Participates in new business development efforts.

  • Works under general supervision.

  • Able to problem solve in a clear and concise manner and have strong communication skills.

  • Consistently and proactively works well with team members to solve complex problems and can also lead in a team environment.

Required

  • Minimum of 3 years experience with aircraft, missile, spacecraft, autonomous platform or similar vehicle Guidance, Navigation or Control systems

  • A Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or related field.

Preferred

  • Experience working with classical and modern control theory/design/analysis.

  • Experience operating in aerospace environments.

  • Experience working with aerodynamics.

  • Experience working with navigation controls (Kalman filters, GPS/INS, state determination, attitude estimation).