Lockheed Martin Flight Controls Software Engineer/Advanced Programs in Palmdale, California
This engineering position is with our Historic Skunk Works in Palmdale, California. The first assignment in this position provides Flight Control Modeling and Simulation support. Tasks include supporting the flight control team which may involve aerodynamic modeling, simulation model development, control algorithm design and analysis, software development and software testing. Responsibilities also include integration and coordination with software design, implementation, and systems integration teams, planning engineering tasks and providing test support. Candidate should have demonstrated working knowledge of flight control system architecture, autonomous control algorithms & analysis, system integration and test. Strong system engineering experience and the ability to mechanize requirements for the Flight Control systems is desired.
Must be a US Citizen, position is located at a facility that requires special access. An Active Secret Clearance with an investigation within the last 5 years is needed.
Basic Qualifications • Experience with simulation/control laws development tools, aircraft/system modeling *Experience with Matlab or Simulink software. • Experience in Control Algorithm design and implementation.
Desired skills •Ability to clearly, concisely, and briefly communicate technical design, requirements, and trade study results to internal, external, and customer team members in formal program reviews and informal integrated product team (IPT) meetings. • Hands-on experience in the design of flight control laws (algorithms & software) for aviation applications. • Good understanding of aircraft stability, control, and aerodynamics characteristics
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Job Location(s): Palmdale California