Senior Flight Controls Engineer

    Lockheed Martin Corporation
    Palmdale, CA

    Job Description

    Description:This position is for a flight controls engineer with experience designing and maintaining air vehicle flight software and hardware. The candidate will be providing technical leadership of a team involved in the design, analysis and testing of flight control computers, air data sensors, flight actuators and associated hardware for the air vehicle. The candidate must have the ability to interface efficiently and effectively both verbally and in writing with other design groups, test groups, suppliers, customers and management.

    Basic Qualifications:
    Working knowledge of control systems design, analysis techniques, and testing.

    Experience implementing and maintaining a real-time 6 Degree-of-Freedom simulation and with the design and implementation of embedded flight control software.

    Experience with hardware and software integration and SIL testing is required.
    Desired Skills:
    • Technical writing
    • Computer skills: Matlab/Simulink, Microsoft Office applications, C Language Programming
    • Data bus formats: MIL-STD-1553, high speed serial, and Ethernet
    • Analytical thinking
    • Troubleshooting
    • Problem solving
    • Communication--written and oral

    •Experience with hardware signal emulation for system integration testing.
    •Experience with real-time embedded operating system software such as VxWorks.
    •Experience with aerospace navigation solutions and the integration of navigation hardware.
    •Experience managing vendors, creating BOEs and proposals, budgeting and EVMS.
    •Experience leading a flight control system development and sustainment effort.
    Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They're dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

    As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers' toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories. Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Yes Career Area: Aeronautical Engineering Clearance Level: Top Secret with an investigation within 5 years Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 4X10A- 4 10 hr days Mon-Thurs; Fr/Sa/Su off Shift: First
    Posting ID: 556642027Posted: 2020-05-21