Lockheed Martin Guidance, Navigation, and Control Senior Engineer in Sunnyvale, California
SPACECRAFT GIMBAL CONTROL SYSTEM ANALYST: Perform a broad range of spacecraft attitude control system tasks including control system design, simulation, modeling, software algorithm definition, implementation, data base definition, and flight operations. Typical tasks: Perform design, analysis, simulation, and software algorithm definition of spacecraft attitude determination and control systems. Perform extensive linear analysis for gimbal control system design and nonlinear software simulation for performance prediction. Support subsystem integration and test. Assist in anomaly resolution at the component, system and mission level. In performing these duties, operate under general supervision with regular review, applying concepts to moderately difficult technical problems. Interact with supervision and report activity.
Basic Qualifications Knowledge of aerospace systems and underlying principles, with experience or in-depth training in control systems, dynamics, and software. Knowledge of C++ or FORTRAN or similar language, experience with Matlab and Simulink. Ability to work collaboratively with diverse groups of people. Ability to obtain security clearance. Degree (Bachelors or Master's) in Aerospace, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering.
Desired skills Existing security clearance. Coursework in non-linear control, orbit mechanics, and inertial instruments. Knowledge of both C/C++ and FORTRAN. Experience with Microsoft Excel, Power Point, and Word. Strong interpersonal, communications, and presentation skills. Familiarity with Matlab/Simulink design tool. concentration in control systems. Specific control system coursework or work experience should cover classical, modern, linear, continuous, and discrete system analysis
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.
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.
Job Location(s): Littleton California, Littleton Colorado