Guidance, Navigation, and Control Engineer

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

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15+ years

Posted 53 days ago

JOB DESCRIPTION:

• The engineer will be provide leadership and be responsible for researching, developing, evaluating, and testing the Restore-L GN&C system.

• The engineer will provide leadership regarding the integration of analytical, hardware, and software disciplines required for GN&C of the Restore-L spacecraft and servicing payload.

• Managing and analyzing mission errors and budgets, including effects of sensor and actuator errors, failure modes, and structural dynamics. The engineer will also play a leadership role in the formulation of GN&C requirements as well as plan and execute GN&C verification and validation activities.

• Planning, directing, and conducting analysis, simulations, and performance assessments.

• Hardware/component definition and development.

• Flight software planning, directing, and development

• Flight system design and development

• GN&C ground system development

• End-to-end system testing

• Occasional travel may be required for to support spacecraft GN&C activities.

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

• Bachelor's Degree and 18+ years of related experience. Master's preferred.

• Extensive leadership and systems engineering experience.

• Requirements, acquisition and budgeting experience.

• Aerospace Engineering experience.

• Guidance, Navigation, and Control subject matter expert.

• Extensive experience on NASA flight projects.

• Flight Management experience.

• Flight simulation electronic hardware experience.

• Mission Operations experience.