Senior Missile Guidance, Navigation & Controls Staff Engineer (Texas)
Company: Lockheed Martin
Location: Grand Prairie
Posted on: November 23, 2021
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Description:Lockheed Martin is looking for a Guidance, Navigation
and Controls Engineer to work on new missile systems. This program
is part of our Tactical Strike Missiles portfolio at our Missiles
and Fire Control location in Grand Prairie, TX, a world leader in
The Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GNC) Engineer will be
responsible for missile guidance and autopilot design, trajectory
analysis and shaping, HWIL integration, and missile trades. They
will develop and improve missile algorithms in the areas of
guidance, navigation, and controls. See the impact of your
algorithms in digital simulation, hardware-in-the-loop, test, and
in the deployed systems protecting our warfighters. Be part of a
high-performing team with a track record of mission success.
Other duties include:
- Designs, develops, implements, verifies and tests algorithms to
perform guidance, navigation and control of aircraft, spacecraft,
launch vehicles and upper stages during powered and coast phases of
flight, earth orbit, interplanetary cruise and orbital insertion,
as well as during staging events.
- Navigation functions include the statistical processing of
measured data points and their substitution into algorithms
simulating physical reality.
- Guidance functions include the formulation of specific equations
and control laws to achieve a desired position in space.
- Control design and analyses processes consist of the development
of the control requirements for aircraft, launch vehicles and/or
Come put your expertise to work pushing the boundaries of missile
technology on products that make a difference.
- Must currently posses a DOD Secret security clearance or Greater
with last investigation completed within the last 6 years.
Experience with the following:
- C++ and MATLAB.
- GNC algorithm development.
- Masters degree in engineering field.
Experience with the following:
- Guidance algorithms.
- Autopilot design.
- State estimation and filters.
- Performance simulations of aircraft or
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.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our
customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand
extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They're
dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to
change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care
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
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