Guidance, Navigation and Control Engineer

  • Green Job Crawler
  • Littleton, CO
  • 21 Jun, 2020

Job Description

**Description:** The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space\! At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder\. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to craft, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems\. Do you want join a culture that inspires employees to think creatively, exceed their own expectations and build incredible products? We provide the resources, support and focus \- if you have the passion and courage to dream big, then we want to build a better tomorrow with you\! Are you ready to take your career beyond the confines of planet Earth? Lockheed Martin Space is the premier company designing, building and operating solar system exploration missions in conjunction with NASA\. We are the provider of the GOES\-R series of Weather Satellites that represent the latest advancements in geostationary weather observation\. Also be part of a highly innovative team providing ingenious solutions to complex technical problems as we embark on developing new missions for NASA's Discovery Program of deep space exploration of planets, moons and small bodies, such as Lucy\. Do you want to be part of a culture that inspires employees to think big, perform with perfection and build incredible products? We provide the resources, inspiration and focus\. If you have the passion and courage to dream big, then we want to extend our exploration of the solar system with you\. AS THE GN&C STAFF ANALYST FOR THE GOES\-R PROGRAM, YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR: \- The design, analysis, integration and test of the GN&C subsystem, on\-orbit anomaly resolution for GOES as well as supporting the Lucy Trojan Asteroid explorer spacecraft development\. \- You will work with your GN&C team along with other discipline subsystem engineers in a collaborate team environment through the system design, integration and test phases culminating with mission success\. **Typically has 9 years of professional experience\.** To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big\-picture thinking\. Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually\. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy: \- Medical \- Dental \- 401k \- Paid time off \- Work/life balance \- Career development \- Mentorship opportunities \- Rewards & recognition You can learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package by visiting this link\. \(https://www\.lockheedmartinjobs\.com/working\-here\#benefits\) **Basic Qualifications:** \- Strong Guidance, Navigation & Control \(GN&C \) background in controls and dynamics on space vehicles, including Kalman Filtering expertise and algorithm development experience \- Experience with MATLAB/Simulink \- Strong analytical background \- Mission Operations experience and spacecraft ground testing experience, preferably in GN&C \- Demonstrated experience in a program life cycle encompassing requirements generation, PDR, design and analysis, CDR, integration, qualification, verification, and validation of a GN&C subsystem \(hardware and algorithms\) for space applications\. \- Experience with GN&C hardware for spaceflight \- Ability to work in a fast\-paced, collaborative team environment **Desired Skills:** \- Experience working with NASA \- Hardware CPE and EMRB experience \- Tool Kit \(STK\) \(for analyzing orbital geometry and constraints\) \- Python \(for coding/reviewing test scripts\) \- Attitude Determination design and analysis \- Previous experience in supporting flight software development \- Strong interpersonal skills \- Demonstrated communication skills with the ability to articulate complex technical issues to peers, management, subcontractors and customers\. **BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:** job\.Qualifications **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 about\. 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 territories\. **EXPERIENCE LEVEL:** Experienced Professional