187092 - Guidance Navigation and Control Engineer 3
Industry
ENG
Region
WA-Washington
City
Kent
State
WA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Guidance Navigation and Control Engineer 3 for an opening in Kent, WA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Selected candidates will develop state of the art navigation and guidance algorithms, create integrated GN&C systems, perform mission planning and analysis, execute system performance analyses and implement simulation solutions to support our customers. Primary Responsibilities:
o Gather and define requirements for Guidance, Navigation and Control (GN&C) systems
o Perform mission planning and analyses to define spacecraft trajectories and performance requirements
o Develop navigation and guidance algorithms to support mission and trajectory needs
o Create models, simulations and tools to support GN&C system development and analysis
o Perform design & analysis of integrated Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) systems
o Support design reviews, analyses, simulations and component / system testing to ensure delivery of products that meet or exceed customer requirements and expectations
o Support troubleshooting of delivered product operational / service anomalies and incidents.

DESIRED EXPERIENCE:
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:
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 5 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD, Master+3 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

TRAVEL: YES
Potential for occasional trips for program coordination.

FULL TIME/FIRST SHIFT
WORK HOURS: 8:00 AM - 5:00 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
Melody Mullins
mmullins@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x186 or (800) 927-9318 x186

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.