Senior Satellite Attitude Controls Engineer Featured
- Centennial, Colorado
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Senior Satellite Attitude Controls Engineer job at General Atomics in Centennial CO
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General Atomics pioneers technologies with the potential to change the world. Behind a talented global team of engineers GA delivers safe sustainable and economical solutions to meet growing global demands. Our Engineers have an opportunity to work on first of a kind product lines within an incredible dynamic environment. Engineering positions typically require a bachelor s degree master s degree or PhD in engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited institution and progressive engineering experience. Candidates from mechanical electrical and aerospace engineering backgrounds must know the fundamentals of engineering system developments requirements testing and integration before getting to the final stages of customer interface and project management. Job Level: Senior (8 years) Travel: 0 - 25 Success Profile What makes a successful Senior Satellite Attitude Controls Engineer at General Atomics? Check out the top traits we re looking for and see if you have the right mix. Analytical Inventive Team Player Creative Date posted 11/06/2020 Job ID 30109BR Company General Atomics Experience Level Senior (8 years) Job Title Senior Satellite Attitude Controls Engineer City Centennial State Colorado Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Salary Salary Minimum $125395 Salary Maximum $200633 Job Summary General Atomics (GA) and its affiliated companies is one of the world s leading resources for high-technology systems development ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to remotely piloted aircraft airborne sensors and advanced electric electronic wireless and laser technologies. General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) designs and manufactures first-of-a-kind electromagnetic and electric power generation systems. GA-EMS expanding portfolio of specialized products and integrated system solutions support critical fleet space systems and satellites missile defense power and energy and process and monitoring applications for defense industrial and commercial customers worldwide. We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Satellite Attitude Controls Engineer Engineer working on satellite systems to join our team located in Englewood CO. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Develop guidance navigation and control (GN&C) algorithms for satellite missions. Provide Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) signals knowledge and applicability to satellite GNC and wider applications. Establish maintain and execute satellite attitude control simulation software. Analyze the stability and robustness of guidance and control algorithms using control theory and Monte Carlo simulations. Design implement and maintain space-borne GNSS receivers and payloads. Undertake requirements capture performance trades and design activities. Actively participate in system level design of satellite systems across all project phases through attitude control subsystem architectural design development. Apply technical knowledge to analyze investigate and resolve engineering problems. Prepare technical responses to bids presentation materials and reports for a variety of applications and customers. Support and actively participate in customer and supplier meetings and presentations at all project stages. Liaise with customer and supplier staff and staff from other parts of GA. Perform other duties as assigned or required. We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply. Job Qualifications: Typically requires a bachelors degree masters degree or PhD in engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited institution and progressive engineering experience as follows; fifteen or more years of experience with a bachelors degree thirteen or more years of experience with a masters degree or ten or more years with a PhD. May substitute equivalent engineering experience in lieu of education. Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance is required. Experience in satellite attitude and orbit control systems. Experience in Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) technology and implementation in satellite systems and their applications. Understanding of small satellite design and development processes. Experience with physics-based modeling of dynamic systems and Monte Carlo simulation analysis. Experience developing software in C/C++ and Matlab/Simulink. Must possess the ability to understand new concepts quickly and apply them accurately and organize work assignments to meet established timetables. Strong communication computer documentation presentation and interpersonal skills are required as well as the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. The capability of representing the organization as a prime technical contact; and the ability to provide leadership and guidance to less experienced professionals. Must be able to work extended hours as required and be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities and workloads. US citizenship is required. Each job has a salary range which identifies the minimum midpoint (market) and maximum base pay for the job. Pay rates are established based on the individuals knowledge skill experience and education/training needed to perform the job. Travel Percentage Required 0 - 25 Relocation Assistance Provided No US Citizenship Required? Yes Clearance Required? No The company is growing has a very good reputation and had open positions in my area of expertise (aircraft design/design methodology development). We dont ascribe to quotas; we do ascribe to securing the BEST talent to enrich our culture toward healthy diversification and active/viable community service. We are STEM advocates. Every day is different with different problems to solve and many programs to support. I am a problem solver and have always been motivated by the tough questions. Scott Laser Scientist I work in the Components Engineering and Obsolescence Management Dept. Our efforts are saving General Atomics several millions of dollars by proactively leading and informing the company of all these decisions which significantly impact production sustainment and new designs. Get General Atomics job alerts delivered right to your inbox. Be among the first to get the latest career news hiring events and other information helpful to your professional goals. General Atomics is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race color religion religious creed ancestry gender pregnancy sex sexual orientation transitioning status gender identity gender expression national origin age genetic information military and veteran status marital status medical condition mental disability physical disability or any other basis protected by local state or federal law. EEO is the law. We also prohibit compensation discrimination under all applicable laws. To learn more click here . U.S. Citizenship is required for certain positions. We endeavor to make the online job application process accessible to any and all users. 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