183564 - Guidance Navigation and Control Engineer 4
Industry
ENG
Region
WA-Washington
City
Tukwila
State
WA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Guidance Navigation and Control Engineer 4 for an opening in Tukwila, WA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Position Responsibilities:
•Develop and verify relative navigation algorithms
•Develop and verify spacecraft control algorithms
•Analyze and verify performance of hardware components for navigation and controls
•Perform detailed system design and verification activities
•Support system level integration and validation
•Analyze system level performance
•Leads and performs analyses and trades in support of a rapid prototype system
•Manages performance of critical suppliers to ensure subsystem compliance and delivery

A successful candidate must be willing to stretch beyond their experience base and to take risks to achieve objectives. This position is best suited to individuals who are self starters, highly motivated, work well in fast paced multi-discipline team environments, and are able to work with quick decisions for the best interest of the business. This person is recognized as a expert in process development and qualification, physical and functional integration and installation design and resolving supplier technical issues.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
•Experience with guidance and navigation
•Experience in supplier technical evaluation and technical performance management

DESIRED EXPERIENCE:
•Experience in development, build and test of small and medium-sized spacecraft
•Experience in a dynamic rapid prototyping environment
•7+ years of experience with guidance and navigation of a spacecraft is desired

EDUCATION:
Accredited education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 9 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+4 years' related work experience, Master+7 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

FULL TIME/FIRST SHIFT
WORK HOURS: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

MISCELLANEOUS:
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Lucas Medina
lmedina@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x250 or (800) 927-9318 x250

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.