Lockheed Martin Guidance, Navigation, and Controls Software Engineer Littleton, CO in Littleton, Colorado
Duties require support of GN&C subsystem design and flight software development efforts within the Advanced Mission Studies (AMS) and Space Protection Programs (SPP) group. The GN&C Engineer will support designing, analyzing, developing and testing GNC algorithms for flight applications. This includes code and unit level testing, functional testing, performance analyses, and reporting/presentation of results to management and customers. The candidate will perform GN&C analyses for major design reviews as well as final requirement verification. The candidate will work extensively with Matlab & Simulink tools.
The candidate should be experienced with spacecraft GN&C modeling and simulation, analysis, and testing. The candidate will be required to work with GN&C design and development peers, flight software development peers, subject matter experts, GN&C hardware engineers, and test engineers. The candidate should be familiar with the software development process and with software tools used during the development. These tools include MATLAB, Simulink, Visual Studio, and configuration management software. The candidate must be able to work in a fast-paced environment that delivers a small spacecraft that meets the performance of its required features / capabilities.
Basic Qualifications Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a Engineering related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 2 years of professional experience; or no experience required with a related Masters degree. Candidate must have familiarity with supporting design and/or development of algorithms for GN&C systems and must have an understanding of the mathematics and physics governing spacecraft dynamics. Some programming experience and familiarity with analytical software tools. Strong problem-solving skills. Good oral and written communication skills. Ability to work effectively in a team. Ability to obtain a TS/SCI security clearance is required.
Desired skills Knowledge of spacecraft dynamics, sensors, and control systems. Some experience with algorithm or model development. Some experience using MATLAB/Simulink, Visual Studio, and configuration management tools. Familiarity with C or C++. Familiarity with Agile development. Current TS/SCI security clearance is desired.
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Job Location(s): Littleton Colorado