Job Listing Description

Principal Guidance, Navigation and Controls Engineer (10-15+ yrs exp)

The Core Technology Engineering Group is looking for a Principle Engineer with a background in Navigation and Controls to help in the design, analysis and testing of state-of-the-art airborne remote sensing systems.

These sensor systems utilize highly accurate Navigation & Control systems in order to isolate the line-of-sight (LOS) from aircraft motions, for pointing to imaging targets and obtaining geolocation information. The individual will join an experienced interdisciplinary team of engineers working in a collaborative environment, with the responsibility of developing & implementing guidance and control systems.

The main responsibilities include:
• Derive the Navigation & Control system requirements and functionally architect a system to meet the requirement under size & power constraints.
• Design and implement Navigation & Control algorithms to perform under 6DOF aircraft motion.
• Perform model-based analysis of the various aspects of the system including stability, performance, robustness and mission objective analysis.

Detailed Skill Requirements:
• Demonstrated strong skills in the derivation of Control system requirements
• Demonstrated strong skills in classical or modern controls design
• Demonstrated strong skills in developing algorithms
• Ability to learn on the fly.
• Ability to drive tasks to closure in an environment of changing priorities
• Excellent oral, written and presentation skills

Basic Requirements:
• US Citizenship
• Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in appropriate discipline and 10 years of experience or an advanced degree in the appropriate disciple and 7 years of experience

Preferred Qualifications:
• Advanced knowledge of Modeling and Simulation
• Hands-on experience with design and execution of hardware-in-the-loop testing
• Proficient with MATLAB/Simulink
Job Number: 1910107085
Job Location: Westford, MA
Rate: Very Competitive
Per Diem: Split
Overtime: Yes
Duration: 2 years
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 10/04/2019
Last Updated: 10/23/2019
Attention: Stephanie Spolzino
Address: 50 FOUNDERS PLAZA STE 304
City, State: EAST HARTFORD, CT 06108
Phone: 860/289-2643
800 Phone: 866/636-4723
Fax Phone: 800/556-5284

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