15 days old
2018-05-112018-06-10

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

Lockheed Martin
Orlando, FL
  • Job Code
    428684BR
Lockheed Martin is seeking a Guidance and Control (G&C) Engineer to provide analysis of sensor algorithm effectiveness for performance optimization of an autonomous UAS. The G&C Engineer will support transfer alignment evaluation and testing. The sensor data analysis and algorithm optimization effort will be performed for UAS simulation runs, and for ground and flight tests

Knowledge of GNC system performance and optimal estimation are required specifically in the areas of navigation and error state estimation. The candidate should have a strong understanding of optimal estimation principals including Kalman filtering techniques. They should also be familiar with the various error sources in inertial instruments such as IMUs, gyros and accelerometers. Strong simulation and modelling skills are required and experience with MATLAB and C++ are desired

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Basic Qualifications
Must have experience with feedback control system design and analysis and knowledge of basic aerodynamic principles. Strong math skills are required in the areas of linear algebra, matrix math, statistics, and trigonometry and coordinate transformation. The candidate must have experience with state estimation filters such as KALMAN, Extended KALMAN filter (EKF) and multiple model adaptive estimation. Experience in terrestrial navigation and navigation state error estimation is also required. Must be experienced in 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

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

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow

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

Job Location(s): Orlando Florida

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