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Mid-Level Guidance, Navigation and Controls Engineer New




Dallas, United States

United States





Not specified

Permanent | Full Time

Job Description
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The Boeing Research and Technology (BR&T) Guidance, Navigation, Control & Autonomy team is seeking a Mid-Level Guidance, Navigation, and Controls Engineer (Level 3) to join our team in Tukwila or Everett, Washington. This role performs research and development in the areas of guidance, navigation and control (GNC) for application to the broad range of current and future Boeing products including commercial, military, and space vehicles.

In this role, you will work collaboratively with other engineers to grow and execute the BR&T GNC research and development portfolio, which includes both Boeing internal as well as government contracted R&D. You will mature and transition technologies in areas such as control system design and analysis, algorithm and software development process tools and methods, dynamic system modeling and simulation, uncertainty quantification, state estimation, trajectory optimization, and enabling technologies for increased automation and full autonomous vehicle operations. Join us and put your passion, determination, and skill to work building the future!

The work involves aspects of problem solving, design, coding / software implementation, mathematical modeling and simulation, model based engineering, algorithm development, software tool development, prototyping, testing, analysis, and verification and validation. The successful candidate will carry out experiment design, testing, and results analysis as well as prepare reports and give presentations. The successful candidate is expected to have the ability to analyze and develop solutions to complex GNC problems. The successful candidate must be a motivated self-starter with good team collaboration skills and strong communication skills. The ability to work independently, as well as in a multi-disciplinary team environment, and to be able to adapt to a changing work statement is necessary.

Position Responsibilities:
Performs and documents analysis and design of Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GNC) systems to validate or assess the system design or models.

Gathers, defines and documents system level requirements to support flight control and mission or trajectory requirements definition. Resolves requirement conflicts.

Develops GNC and mathematical tools and techniques and aids in developing Technology roadmaps

Performs test data analysis and documentation

Develops solutions and disposition of issues to assure customer satisfaction.

Designs trade studies to meet program requirements.

Works under general direction.

This position allows telecommuting. The selected candidate will be required to perform some work onsite at one of the listed location options.

This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship. An interim and/or final U.S. Secret clearance Post-Start is required.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry

4+ years of guidance, navigation and control engineering

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Master’s degree or higher in aerospace, mechanical, or electrical engineering

Experience with dynamic system modeling and simulation

Experience with classical and modern control law design and analysis

Experience with guidance, navigation and control system requirements

Experience with flight control software verification and validation

Experience with estimation, optimization, and parameter / system identification methods and tools

Experience with advanced mathematics

Experience with Monte Carlo analysis

Experience with MATLAB

Experience with Simulink

Experience with flight control system architectures

Experience with autonomous systems

Typical Education/Experience:
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 5 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD, Master+3 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.

Drug Free Workplace:
Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies .

Shift Work Statement:
This position is for 1st shift

This is a union represented position

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