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Guidance, Navigation, and Control Engineer

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Job ID: 442702
Location: GREENBELT, MD, United States
Date Posted: Feb 18, 2019
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Aerospace Engr
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No

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Job Description


The Restore-L Mission at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center is seeking an Aerospace Engineer to serve as the systems engineering expert in the field of Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GN&C) systems.

• The engineer will be provide leadership and be responsible for researching, developing, evaluating, and testing the Restore-L GN&C system.
• The engineer will provide leadership regarding the integration of analytical, hardware, and software disciplines required for GN&C of the Restore-L spacecraft and servicing payload.
• Managing and analyzing mission errors and budgets, including effects of sensor and actuator errors, failure modes, and structural dynamics. The engineer will also play a leadership role in the formulation of GN&C requirements as well as plan and execute GN&C verification and validation activities.
• Planning, directing, and conducting analysis, simulations, and performance assessments.

• Hardware/component definition and development.

• Flight software planning, directing, and development
• Flight system design and development
• GN&C ground system development
• End-to-end system testing
• Occasional travel may be required for to support spacecraft GN&C activities.


• Bachelor’s Degree and 20+ years of related experience. Master's preferred.
• Extensive leadership and systems engineering experience.
• Requirements, acquisition and budgeting experience.
• Aerospace Engineering experience.
• Guidance, Navigation, and Control subject matter expert.
• Extensive experience on NASA flight projects.
• Flight Management experience.
• Flight simulation electronic hardware experience.
• Mission Operations experience.


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