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Guidance Navigation and Control Engineer

Apply Now Job ID: 527670BR Date posted: May. 18, 2020 City: Grand PrairieState: Texas
Description:Lockheed Martin is seeking an emerging authority Guidance, Navigation and Control Engineer with an active Secret clearance for a position in Grand Prairie, TX working with advanced missile systems.

Representative areas of responsibility include: performance analysis, generation of error budgets, hardware in the loop analysis, simulation modeling, fire control algorithm development, engage-ability analysis, development and refinement of guidance laws and autopilot algorithms, flight test support, seeker algorithm and truth modeling, and conducting trade studies.

Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.

The Locale:
Grand Prairie is part of the “Mid-Cities” region in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas. Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth. The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate. This North Central region of Texas is a great place to live and to raise a family. The region is home to numerous colleges and universities to include University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Arlington, University of North Texas, Southern Methodist University, and Texas Woman's University. The Mid-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth. These communities include the cities of Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB (Hurst, Euless and Bedford), NRH (North Richland Hills and Richland Hills), Haltom City, Watauga, and Keller, along with multiple other smaller towns such as Trophy Club and Roanoke and together represent more people than either Dallas or Fort Worth.

Please see the You Tube videos below as examples of work completed by the engineers in the group:



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Basic Qualifications:
• Must currently possess a Secret clearance.

• Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 2 years of professional experience; or no experience required with a related Masters degree.

Experience with the following:

• Algorithm development.

• Data analysis of simulation, lab test, and/or flight test data.

• High-level programming language such as FORTRAN or C++.

Desired Skills:
• Strong math, computer, communication and problem-solving skills.

• A desire to be part of a team on a missile development program.

Experience with the following:

• 6DOF Performance simulations of aircraft or missile systems.

• Algorithms for guidance, autopilots, signal processing, and fire control.

• Development of algorithms for fire control or missile systems.

• Desire to learn detailed ground system/fire control theory and operation.

• Experience/exposure to modular software architectures.
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 ProfessionalBusiness Unit: MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROLRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Systems Engineering: Models and SimulationsClearance Level: SecretType: Full-TimeVirtual Location: noWork Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/dayShift: First Apply Now

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