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Guidance Navigation and Control Engineer

Apply Now Job ID: 515266BR Date posted: Jan. 15, 2020 Locations: Sunnyvale, California | Englewood, Colorado Program: NSP
Description:The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space!

As we enter a new era of Strategic Weapon Systems, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Do you want to be part of a culture that inspires employees to think big, perform with excellence and build incredible products? We provide the resources, inspiration and focus - if you have the passion and courage to dream big, then we want to build a better tomorrow with you!

Navy Strategic Programs (NSP) is experiencing significant growth and we need your expertise to deliver amazing new technologies to our customers. We have opportunities that include advanced Hypersonic Technology, Glide Body Strike technology, and other key technology insertions. The early design and engineering phase provides you with tremendous career growth potential along with meaningful assignments to stretch and hone your expertise. This is a rare opportunity to work closely alongside our Navy Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) partners to field a number of future strategic systems that the nation urgently needs.

In this key position, you will serve as the Product Owner of a geographically distributed GN&C team. The Product Owner will provide programmatic and technical leadership for the GN&C development activities relating to cost, schedule and work products for the team. The Product Owner demonstrates strategic leadership through the Agile development process including participating in and providing guidance to the design, development, documentation, testing and debugging of a large, complex, multi-platform system.

The Product Owner builds effective relationships with leadership and customers. Establish direction for team via tasking and priorities. Facilitate problem resolution with internal and external stakeholders.

Product Owner duties will include some or all of: product ownership/management, support management with IMS and EVM, facilitation of Program Increment planning activities, escalation and removal team impediments, management of risk and the drive for continuous improvement. Candidate should have the ability to energize the team, as well as drive, motivate, and keep the team focused on program milestones.

Demonstrated experience with Guidance, Navigation and Control/Flight Software GNC/FSW architectures and deployment in missile and re-entry applications is highly desired. The position will require travel on regular basis.

Typically has 14+ years of professional experience.

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

- Medical

- Dental

- 401k

- Paid time off

- Work/life balance

- Career development

- Mentorship opportunities

- Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package. (
Basic Qualifications:
- Must have previous experience with Agile as a scrum master, product owner or agile coach
- Demonstrated technical leadership experience
- Must have broad technical skills including rigid body dynamics, control theory, and computer programming.
- Demonstrated experience using Matlab and Simulink for missile or hypersonic simulations, analysis of feedback control systems, closed loop guidance, or navigation algorithms.
- Excellent interpersonal and communications skills, both written and oral, essential to professional company and contract representation are a must.
- Ability to obtain a DoD security clearance
Desired Skills:
- Possess an active DoD Secret Clearance
- Experience with simulation and physics-based modeling
- Experience with hypersonic and boost vehicle systems
- Experience with hypersonics flight controls and guidance
- Experience with FORTRAN and C++
- Experience with model based software development using Simulink (autocoding)
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Experience with EVM
- Experience with VersionOne issue tracking tool
- Experience with SAFe
- Experience with CoreSim
- Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment.
- Demonstrated ability as a team player to build consensus among peers and build effective relationships with team members.
- Demonstrated communication skills with the ability to articulate complex technical issues to peers, management, subcontractors and customers.
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 Business Unit: SPACE Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Software Engineering Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2 Shift: First Apply Now

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