Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) Engineer, Orlando FL
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Lockheed Martin is seeking an early-to-mid level Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GNC) engineer with strong software and/or HWIL (Hardware-in-the-Loop) experience. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, 6-DoF and HWIL 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, and HWIL integration and maintenance. Must have C/C++, FORTRAN, and MATLAB programming experience.
Come join Lockheed Martin's Missile, Fire, Control in Orlando, Florida and see your career soar to feats you could never imagine. Our culture boasts career growth, inclusion, and empowerment to function as an expert in your field. Also, enjoy a 9/80 works schedule with every other Friday off.
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) is one of five Lockheed Martin business areas. MFC is a recognized designer, developer and manufacturer of precision engagement aerospace and defense systems for the U.S. and allied militaries. MFC develops, manufactures and supports advanced combat, missile, rocket, manned and unmanned systems for military customers that include the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, NASA and dozens of foreign allies. MFC also offers a wide range of products and services for the global civil nuclear power industry and the military's green power initiatives. MFC has seven principal product categories that correspond to the vital capabilities it provides our warfighters and civilian customers in their defining moments.
Desired Skills: Integration and Test, Embedded Software, RF/EO Modeling, Mission Planning, Survivability, ADA Programming experience is a plus.
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.
Must have a minimum of a interim secret clearance prior to start.
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.
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.
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