Lockheed Martin Guidance, Navigation and Tracking Engineer, Orlando FL in Orlando, Florida
Lockheed Martin is seeking a Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) Engineer to perform modeling and simulation of a missile 6DOF Integrated Flight Simulation (IFS). The Modeling and simulation effort includes: - Maturation of GNC algorithms - Implementation of Guidance, Navigation, and Autopilot on-board algorithms in the IFS - Modeling of physical "truth" models for implementation in IFS and maintain IFS - Contribute to IFS architecture development - Perform system performance assessments and trade studies using IFS. - Support navigation test bed.
Of specific interest is a GNC Engineer capable of integrating Guidance, Navigation and Autopilot algorithms into a high-fidelity IFS. Inclusive in this capability is the performance of trade studies and simulation analyses with the objective of enhancing and optimizing system performance capability.
A demonstrated programming capability with either C++ or MATLAB/Simulink is required.
Basic Qualifications Must have experience with feedback control system design and analysis and knowledge of basic aerodynamic principles. Strong math skills are required in the areas of linear algebra, matrix math, statistics, and trigonometry and coordinate transformation. The candidate must have experience with state estimation filters such as KALMAN, Extended KALMAN filter (EKF) and multiple model adaptive estimation. Experience in terrestrial navigation and navigation state error estimation is also required. Must be experienced in MATLAB and C/C++ programming.
Candidate must have a secret clearance and be special access clearable
Desired skills Hardware-In-The-Loop (HWIL) simulation experience is desired. Flight software integration and verification experience is also a plus. Experience with Embedded Software, RF/EO knowledge, and experience programming in FORTRAN is also a plus.
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Job Location(s): Orlando Florida