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Guide, Nav and Control Chief

Job ID: 210501
Location: CAMBRIDGE, MA, United States
Date Posted: Jan 13, 2021
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Guidance, Navigation, Control
Schedule: Casual (includes On Call and Temporary)
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: Yes
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Job Description

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION: Designs, develops, implements, verifies and tests hardware, algorithms and software and simulation tools to perform guidance, navigation and control. Navigation functions include the statistical processing of measured data points and their substitution into algorithms to determine position orientation and rates of change of the target of interest. Guidance functions include the formulation of specific equations to achieve a desired position, orientation or orbit. Control functions include the design and analyses processes consist of the development of the control algorithms and hardware and software requirements. May include field testing. SCOPE:N/A LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT: N/A KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY: Applies advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts. Contributes to the development of new principles and concepts. PROBLEM COMPLEXITY: Works on unusually complex technical problems and provide solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious. FREEDOM TO ACT: Works under consultative direction toward predetermined long-range goals and objectives. Assignments are often self-initiated. Determine and pursue courses of action necessary to obtain desired results. Work checked through consultation and agreement with others rather than by formal review of superior. IMPACT: Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product. Erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in failure to achieve critical organizational objectives and effect the image of the organization's technological capability. LIAISON: Serves as organization spokesperson on advanced projects and/or programs. Acts as advisor to management and customers on advanced technical research studies and applications.

Qualifications

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 14 + Years with BS 12 + Years with MS 9 + Years with PhD

Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit saic.com or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.

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