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Satellite Guidance, Navigation and Control Engineer (Gnc) in Redmond, WA

SpaceX

Redmond, WA 98052
8w ago
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specialty:

Data Science & Machine Learning, Hardware Development

experience:

Not Specified

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design and analysis of satellite attitude determination and control systems.
  • ADCS hardware performance specification including reaction wheel and torque rod sizing, sensor noise and performance characteristics, redundancy and fault management.
  • Develop high fidelity 6 degree of freedom single and multi-vehicle simulation using C++.
  • Implement closed loop pointing, orbit raising, and station keeping algorithms.
  • Analyze platform stability to ensure low jitter of line-of-sight instruments.
  • Various first principles derived analyses.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in physics or an engineering discipline.
  • Software development experience in C++ or Python.

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Master's degree or PhD in physics or an engineering discipline.
  • Demonstrated project or professional experience in either satellite attitude determination and control or
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Valid through: 2020-2-19

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120
Total Experts:
5
Average Pay:
$99,297
Total value of jobs:
$12,015,000
% Masters:
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