Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) Engineer, Orlando FL - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee   contract

United States

Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) Engineer, Orlando FL

Job ID: 471700BR
Date posted: Feb. 12, 2019
City: Orlando
State: Florida
Program: TOAR and GNC Engineers
Description:Lockheed Martin is seeking a mid-level Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GNC) Engineer with strong software experience for an Orlando Florida opportunity. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- 6-DOF simulation development and integration in C++ and FORTRAN,
- developing and testing 6-DoF simulation models and simulation builds,
- performing flight software verification and hardware integration tests in the Simulation and Hardware-in-the-Loop (HWIL) lab,
- HWIL integration and maintenance.

The GNC Engineer must have C/C++, FORTRAN, MATLAB programming experience.

Integration and Test, Embedded Software, RF/EO Modeling, Mission Planning, Survivability, ADA Programming experience is highly desired.

The ability to obtain a Secret clearance is required.

This opportunity comes with a 6/80 work week (every other Friday off) and flexible work hours as standard fare. Easy access to Florida’s beautiful east coast beaches is available with employment and residence in beautiful Orlando Florida.

Basic Qualifications:
Candidate must demonstrate the ability to perform the following Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) assignments:

Perform Missile 6DOF simulation design and analysis and Hardware-In-The-Loop (HWIL) design and simulation analysis.

Develop and analyze guidance, navigation and autopilot algorithms.

Design target tracking systems which generally include target state estimation and target/detection association.

Demonstrate experience with optimal state estimation filters such as KALMAN and Extended KALMAN filter (EKF).

Perform design and analyses of terrestrial navigation and navigation state error estimation.

Contribute to the definition of an operational flight program (OFP) with integrated high fidelity 6DOF simulations.

Support preflight system performance assessment and post flight verification analyses.

Demonstrate strong math skills in the areas of linear algebra, matrix math, statistics, trigonometry, and coordinate transformation.

Demonstrate mastery of MATLAB and C/C++ programming.
Desired Skills:
Hardware-In-The-Loop (HWIL) simulation experience is desired.

Flight software integration and verification experience is also a plus.

Experience with Embedded Software, RF/EO knowledge, and experience programming in FORTRAN is also a plus.
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
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Systems Engineering: Other
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First