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GNC/Flight Controls Staff Engineer//Advanced Development Programs

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E1074:Software Engineer Stf
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This GN&C engineer position is with our Historic Skunk Works in Palmdale, California. This is a technical position performing complex guidance and control design and analysis for precision guided munition systems. Job responsibilities include GNC System design, analysis, modeling, and simulation. Apply knowledge of guidance, navigation, and control theory to develop optimum trajectory guidance laws. Develop autopilot control laws (modern and classical). Develop guidance algorithms and conduct flight system performance analysis including nonlinear modeling, digital control, and system effectiveness analysis. Apply digital signal processing techniques and navigation system error analysis to verify sensor and filter performance. Perform post flight reconstruction and analysis. Develop, modify, and maintain software tools. Perform research and prepare presentations and reports.

**Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.**


Basic Qualifications
Bachelor's or above Degree in Engineering, or related technical field.

Current SECRET clearance and ability to obtain SAP / SAR access

Experience in Guidance, Navigation or Controls / Flight Controls theory and analysis.

Experience with either Matlab or Simulink

Desired skills
Master's Degree or PhD in Aerospace engineering.

Relevant experience developing and verifying models of concept weapon systems and subsystems.

Demonstrated track record developing advanced autopilots, guidance laws and Kalman Filtering.

Demonstrated skills integrating terminal seekers into a projectile system.

Experience in robust multivariable H-infinity/Mu-synthesis, LQI, LQG/LTR, and/or Integrated Guidance and Control (IGC) design.

Experience in autopilot development.

Demonstrated presentation skills and experience interfacing with customers.

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): Palmdale California
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Aeronautical Engineering
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Experienced Professional
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FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
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