Lockheed Martin GNC / Guidance Navigation & Control Engineer / Fire Control / Grand Prarie, TX in Grand Prairie, Texas
Lockheed Martin is seeking an experienced Guidance, Navigation and Control engineer for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to work as part of a small, fast-paced development team for an advanced missile system. Responsibilities may include development of missile guidance and navigation algorithms, autopilot design, Hardware-in-the-Loop analysis, development and improvement of target tracking algorithms, and trade study analysis. Experience with Matlab and C++ is desired. An active Secret security clearance is required.
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) is one of five Lockheed Martin business areas. MFC is a recognized designer, developer and manufacturer of precision engagement aerospace and defense systems for the U.S. and allied militaries. MFC develops, manufactures and supports advanced combat, missile, rocket, manned and unmanned systems for military customers that include the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, NASA and dozens of foreign allies. MFC also offers a wide range of products and services for the global civil nuclear power industry and the military’s green power initiatives. MFC pursues business in more than 50 countries with more than 50 product and service lines.
Basic Qualifications Experience with Matlab and C++ Experience with performance simulations of missile systems Experience with GNC algorithm development
Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 6 years of professional experience; or 4 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree. Considered career, or journey, level.
Must have an secret clearance prior to start that has an investigation within 5 years.
Desired skills Familiarity with missile autopilot design. Experience with target tracking algorithms such as Extended Kalman Filters.
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Job Location(s): Grand Prairie Texas