- 187087 - Guidance Navigation and Control Engineer 4
- 12 Months
- Chipton-Ross is seeking a Guidance Navigation and Control Engineer 4 for an opening in Kent, WA.
o Lead the definition of Guidance, Navigation and Control (GN&C), mission and trajectory requirements and ensure requirements traceability and quality from the system level to component level
o Perform mission planning and analyses to define spacecraft trajectories and performance requirements
o Develop and integrate navigation & guidance algorithms to support mission and trajectory needs
o Create models, simulations and tools to support GN&C system development and analysis
o Design, analyze and guide others in the development of Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) systems
o Lead and perform trade studies to identify design solutions that meet program requirements
o Lead design reviews, analyses, simulations and component / system testing to ensure delivery of products that meet or exceed customer requirements and expectations
o Lead the development of models, simulations, tools and analysis techniques
o Lead the identification of solutions for and the disposition of delivered product operational / service anomalies and incidents
Highly desirable that the candidates have direct space experience. Real time simulation experience for both the SW and the GN&C positions are also highly desired.
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: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293
Phone: (310) 414-7800 x230 or (800) 927-9318 x230
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.