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Senior GNC Engineer
Senior GNC (Guidance Navigation Control) EngineerJob Category:
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time SalaryJob Summary:
General Atomics (GA) and its affiliated companies is one of the world’s leading resources for high-technology systems development ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to remotely piloted aircraft airborne sensors and advanced electric electronic wireless and laser technologies.
General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) is a supplier of advanced electromagnetic systems related power equipment and other high technology products for a variety of government and commercial applications. These include products such as the design and fabrication of linear motors superconducting and conventional rotating motors power inverters high-energy capacitors radiation monitoring systems high-voltage direct current power distribution systems and numerous other products.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior GNC (Guidance Navigation Control) Engineer to join our Engineering group located in Huntsville AL.Duties and Responsibilities:
+ Oversee and lead the development of guidance navigation and control algorithms for multiple systems
+ Assist with the development of six-degree-of-freedom models and simulation software
+ May function in an advisory or leadership role for a project/program and provide direction mentorship and guidance to less experienced professional staff or team of professional staff
+ Analyzes the stability and robustness of guidance and control algorithms using control theory and Monte Carlo simulations
+ Will be responsible for delivering periodic status updates to internal and external customers
+ Participates in or may lead the development of new or expansion of existing business opportunities.
+ Maintains the strict confidentiality of sensitive information
+ Performs other duties as assigned.
+ Responsible for observing all laws regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company. Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
+ Typically requires a bachelors degree masters degree or PhD in engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited institution and progressive engineering experience as follows; twelve or more years of experience with a bachelors degree ten or more years of experience with a masters degree or seven or more years with a PhD. May substitute equivalent engineering experience in lieu of education.
+ Electrical Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering Degree required.
+ Master or PhD preferred.
+ Experience designing guidance navigation and control algorithms for aerospace systems.
+ Experience with physics-based modeling of dynamic systems and Monte Carlo simulation analysis.
+ Experience developing software in C/C++ and Matlab/Simulink.
+ Excellent oral and written communication skills.
+ Security clearance required.
+ Demonstrates a detailed and extensive technical expertise and application of engineering principles concepts theory and practice with the ability to organize plan schedule conduct and coordinate workloads to meet established deadlines or milestones with some experience in project leadership.
+ Must possess the ability to understand new concepts quickly and apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment; strong communication presentation and interpersonal skills to effectively interface with other departments customers government representatives and/or professionals; the capability of representing the organization as a prime technical contact; and the ability to provide leadership and guidance to less experienced professionals.
+ Must be customer focused and able to work on a self- initiated basis or in a team environment and able to work extended hours and travel as required.
+ A Professional Engineering License original work(s) published in professional engineering journals invited to present one or more original works to an engineering symposium and invited and/or participated on an engineering review panel are desirable.Travel Percentage Required:
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