TucsonAZRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Tucson jobs

Mid Career GNC Engineer with Clearance (Security Clearance required)

Company: Raytheon
Location: Tucson
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Job Description:

Are you fascinated by guidance, navigation or control systems?Would your career flourish by joining a team of world class engineers solving complex technical challenges within a team of subject matter experts? Would you like an opportunity with a global business dedicated to the mission of making the world a safer place?If your answers are yes, the Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GNC) teams at Raytheon Missile Systems may have an ideal job for you! We are a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets where you---ll be part of a global team working together to solve some of the most demanding challenges on the planet. RMS is the world's largest developer, producer and integrator of weapon systems. In fact, we've produced over one million missiles in our history. Military forces in more than 50 countries look to us for a high-quality product portfolio that includes missiles, smart munitions, projectiles, kinetic kill vehicles and directed energy weapons. We are seeking mid-career GNC engineering professionals to work in our Tucson, AZ location. As an engineer at RMS, you will have every opportunity to grow to your full potential, with the advantages of world-class career development programs and outstanding real-life rewards.The Systems Design and Performance directorate is hiring GNC engineers with experience to work in one of the following areas within the organization:Strategic & Naval SystemsAir & Land Warfare SystemsAdvanced Missile Systems System Technology (Flight Sciences)Our GNC (Senior Systems Engineer II) staff excel in various areas in the organization to include State Estimation and Optimization, Flight Controls, Aerodynamics, Guidance Design, or GPS. Key Responsibilities for State Estimation and Optimization:Development of missile guidance algorithmsDevelopment of State Estimators using Kalman filters, particle filters, IMM, etc.Coding of missile guidance algorithms in higher order computer languages Development of simulation kinematics models Analysis and optimization of missile performance both in simulation and flight test Key Responsibilities for Flight Controls / Flight Sciences:Development of flight control system architectures and requirementsImplementation of advanced control laws to maximize performanceCoding of algorithms in higher order computer languagesComputational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)Control Actuation SystemsAnalysis of air vehicle performance both in simulation and flight test Store / Weapon integration on launch aircraftKey Responsibilities in Aerodynamics:Development of aerodynamic configurations and requirementsConducting trade studies to evaluate candidate system architectures including kinematic performance, stability, and control Planning, coordinating, and conducting high speed wind tunnel testsPlanning, coordinating, and executing CFD analysis and tool development Development and implementation of aerodynamics models for use in 6DOF simulationsDevelopment and implementation of aerodynamic uncertainty modelsAnalysis of air vehicle performance both in simulation and flight test Key Responsibilities in Guidance Design and GPS:Develop and implement missile guidance algorithms and flight softwareDesign state estimation and guidance sensor fusion algorithmsImplement vehicle kinematic models in simulationAnalyze and optimize missile performance in simulation, laboratory, and flight testingResolve GNC system anomalies observed in simulation or test environmentsRequired Education, Skills and Experience: BS degree in one of the following: Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, or Systems Engineering with six (6) years of applied work experience (MS degree and four years of experience or Ph.D. and two years of experience)Strong academic and analytical background with course work and independent research that includes a combination of at least two of the following areas: digital and modern control systems, dynamics, Kalman filter design, signal processing, 6DOF simulations, guidance algorithms, flight control requirements development, or wind tunnel testingSix (6) years of applied work experience with Matlab, C, C++, Object Oriented design Past use or familiarity with UNIX and LINUX operating systems as well as Microsoft productsU.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.Other Requirements: Must have an existing Department of Defense issued Secret Security clearance. Must be willing to relocate to Tucson, AZ (comprehensive relocation package available)Desired Education, Skills and Experience: Masters or Ph.D. in degrees listed above Experience with missiles, gravity bombs, glide bombs, or autonomous/collaborative air vehiclesAbility to operate independently with minimal supervisionAbility to communicate effectively with senior leadership and other engineering disciplinesDepending on technical focus area:Guidance law development, state estimation, Kalman filtering, sensor fusion, trajectory shaping, path planning, miss distance performance optimization, kinematic analysis of actuation system effectorsFree stream wind tunnel testing and aero model developmentFlight testing; ability to design an envelope clearance test plan, reduce the data, and validate the 6DOF flow field modelsPlanning and executing flow field wind tunnel tests including grid runs, captive trajectory systems, and attached-store loads testingCFD analysis and interpreting CFD dataSystem identification techniques applied to flexible body dynamics, and application of structural filters to minimize impact to control systemsAssessing GNC system integration risks through test data analysisPreparing system trade studiesPerformance analysis by simulation Monte Carlo assessments with expected system disturbances, including verification and validation techniques Algorithm optimizationKnowledge of related disciplines: airborne RADAR systems including RF signal processing and tracking algorithms; embedded software development and hardware/software integration; system engineering design methods including requirements analysis and flowdown, specification derivation and interface control documentationCheck us out on YouTube:Are you ready to be remarkable with Raytheon?Multi-Mission SM-6 Missile Launch in 360--Make the Shift to Proactive Threat HuntingSeaRAM Anti-Ship Missile Defense System 147499Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Keywords: Raytheon, Tucson , Mid Career GNC Engineer with Clearance (Security Clearance required), Engineering , Tucson, Arizona

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Engineering Jobs


Light-Wheel Vehicle Mechanic (91B)
Description: 91B Light-Wheel Vehicle Mechanic Job ID: 1160379 Job Views: 27 Location: TUCSON, Arizona, United States ZIP Code: 85706 Job Category: Mechanic and Maintenance Posted: 12.06.2019 Age Requirements: Must (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Tucson
Posted on: 12/10/2019

Technical Writer
Description: Technical Writer. The primary responsibility of thiscontractor is to act as the Technical Writer on project teams, attend meetings, maintain project schedule and update the Supervisor of the Technical (more...)
Company: Revel IT
Location: Tucson
Posted on: 12/9/2019

Diesel Mechanic
Description: Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran br br Waste Management WM , a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North (more...)
Company: WASTE MANAGEMENT
Location: Tucson
Posted on: 12/9/2019


Infomation Security Engineer 4
Description: Job Description Important Note: During the application process, ensure your contact information email and phone number is up to date and upload your current resume prior to submitting your application (more...)
Company: Wells Fargo Bank
Location: Chandler
Posted on: 12/9/2019

Principal / Sr Principal Electrical Engineer - FPGA
Description: At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive (more...)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Gilbert
Posted on: 12/10/2019

Staff Civil Engineer - Water
Description: AECOMs Central Region is actively seeking a highly motivated Staff Civil Engineer to join the Tucson, AZ Geo-Civil team. Our strong local presence in Southern Arizona opens the doors to significant and (more...)
Company: Aecom
Location: Tucson
Posted on: 12/9/2019

Sr Principal RF Microwave Design Engineer
Description: ul br li Design and analysis of communications systems for satellite and interplanetary applications. Familiar with analyses such as link budgets, gain/loss budgets, noise figure, linearity, spurious, (more...)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Gilbert
Posted on: 12/10/2019

Principal Electrical Engineer (Top Secret Clearance)
Description: This position can be filled at a Principal level 3 or Sr Principal level 4 br br Serve as a professional authority in an engineering discipline or specialty area. Collaborate in preliminary and (more...)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Gilbert
Posted on: 12/10/2019

Sr Storage and Backup Engineer
Description: Sr Storage and Backup Engineer Description at Wells FargoSkip to Main Content About Us About Us Overview Who We Are: Overview Vision, Values, and Goals Overview Corporate Social Responsibility Diversity (more...)
Company: Wells Fargo Bank
Location: Chandler
Posted on: 12/10/2019

Sr Principal RF Microwave Design Engineer
Description: ul br li Design and analysis of communications systems for satellite and interplanetary applications. Familiar with analyses such as link budgets, gain/loss budgets, noise figure, linearity, spurious, (more...)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Chandler
Posted on: 12/10/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Arizona jobs by following @recnetAZ on Twitter!

Tucson RSS job feeds