Software Engineer Senior Guidance, Navigation and Control
Company: Lockheed Martin
Posted on: November 10, 2018
Software Engineer Senior Guidance, Navigation and Control Description:The successful candidate will support Guidance Navigation and Control (GN&C) subsystem mission operations for the MAVEN mission. The selected candidate will perform GN&C functional analyses for spacecraft operations as well as long-term subsystem trending and instrument calibrations. Weekly reporting/presentation of results to management and the customer is required, as well as anomaly resolution, and support of special studies and analyses. The successful candidate should be experienced with spacecraft GN&C modeling and simulation, analysis, and testing. The selected candidate will work with senior GN&C personnel, subject matter experts, GN&C hardware engineers, and other mission operations personnel. The candidate should be familiar with GN&C analytical tools, including MATLAB, Simulink, and STK. Experience with the use of Linux/Unix operating systems is desirable. Experience with attitude determination algorithm design and Kalman Filtering is also desired. Basic Qualifications: BS or MS in Aerospace, Mechanical, Software, Computer Engineering, or related degree from an accredited university/college or related degree and between 3 and 5 years of relevant professional experience. Candidate must have familiarity with supporting design and/or development of algorithms for GN&C (Guidance, Navigation & Control) or Orbital Dynamics systems and must have an understanding of the mathematics and physics governing spacecraft dynamics Desired Skills: Knowledge of spacecraft dynamics, spacecraft environment, sensors, actuators, and control systems Some programming experience and familiarity with analytical software tools such as MATLAB, Simulink, and C++ Basic knowledge of Linux/Unix operating environment Experience developing and using procedural documents Basic systems engineering understanding of a spacecraft and spacecraft operations (GN&C modes, safe mode, momentum desaturation, delta-v, etc.) Strong problem-solving skills. Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills. Ability to work effectively in a collaborative team Experience in attitude controls, attitude determination and Kalman Filtering. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: job.Qualifications Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers' toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we're engineering a better tomorrow. EXPERIENCE LEVEL: Experienced Professional
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