- 201999 - Guidance & Nav Engineer 2
- Grand Prairie
- Up to $57.00 DOE
- 12 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Guidance & Nav Engineer 2 for a contract opportunity in Grand Prairie, TX.
This position is 100% onsite.
Support the integration, test, verification and validation of the system and various subsystems, including ground system fire control algorithms, missile guidance, navigation and autopilot algorithms and actual Operational Flight Program code with C++ and FORTRAN models of weapons, sensors, ground systems and environments through the 6-Degree of Freedom (6-DOF) Integrated Flight Simulations (IFS), Hardware In-the-Loop (HWIL) Lab and actual flight tests
o Participate in flight test prediction and data performance analysis for multiple flights
o Work with a team to develop robust algorithms to improve system performance
o Support system performance assessments and trade studies
Proficient in C++, FORTRAN and/or MATLAB o Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to work in a collaborative environment o Current security clearance o Willingness to work onsite in a classified lab environment
Experience with FORTRAN, Ada and/or Python o Prior experience with Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3)/IAMD modeling o Experience integrating and testing hardware and software in Hardware In-the-Loop (HWIL) o Prior experience supporting flight tests o Familiarity with some, or all, of the following: linear algebra, probability and statistics, state dynamic equations, Kalman filter applications, kinematics and rotating coordinate systems o Ability to occasionally travel for up to two weeks at a time to White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico to support flight tests
Accredited Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
4/10 work schedule
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 x280 or (800) 927-9318 x280
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.