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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
11/14/2015
Job Category:
Engineering
Associate Guidance Navigation & Control Engineer
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Alliant Techsystems | Gilbert, AZ
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Job Description

Job ID: BDH20151111-33347

Description:

With projected annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion, approximately 12,000 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission - whether it's a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world's leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation's largest manufacturer of ammunition.

Orbital ATK Space Systems Group designs, manufactures and operates small and medium-class spacecraft for communications, imaging, scientific, exploration and national security space applications. The Group is leading supplier of space components that power and enable satellites of all classes, provides technical engineering services to government agencies and laboratories, and is developing exciting new satellite servicing and advanced space flight technologies.

United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions.√£Work with the best and unleash your potential.

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Overview:

Perform spacecraft attitude control systems analysis, test, design and/or development. Run detailed spacecraft simulations using in house simulations. Design spacecraft attitude and orbit determination and control loops using MATLAB and Simulink. Design various Guidance, Navigation and control algorithms using various tools, including MATLAB and Simulink. Develop subsystem specifications, develop GNC Flight software, and test GNC FSW. Develop and test operations scripts. Enhance or extend simulator capabilities. Document results and create presentation materials.

Required Qualifications:

Top Secret Clearance Required.

A Bachelors Degree (BA/BS) in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Physics.

Undergraduate course work related to spacecraft dynamics and controls.
Expertise with using MATLAB and SIMULINK.

Preferred Qualifications:

MS Preferred.

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products - and your ideas - into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you'll be amazed at what you can do!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

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Requirements:

Category Engineering and Sciences
Desired Travel less than 25%
Group Space
Expertise Engineering
Education Bachelors
Job Type Full Time
Location AZ-Gilbert
Years of Experience 0-1 Year

About Alliant Techsystems

Alliant Techsystems Inc. (ATK) is a supplier of aerospace and defense products to the United States government, allied nations, and prime contractors. It is also a supplier of ammunition and related accessories to law enforcement agencies and commercial customers. As of March 31, 2009, the Company had three segments: ATK Armament Systems, ATK Mission Systems and ATK Space Systems. ATK Armament Systems develops and produces military ammunition and gun systems, commercial products, tactical accessories and equipment, and propellant and energetics. ATK Mission Systems operates in two areas: Weapon Systems and Aerospace Systems. ATK Space Systems operates in two businesses: Launch Systems and Spacecraft Systems. The Company produces rocket motors for tactical weapons fired by aircraft, ships, ground platforms, and combat troops. In March 2009, the Company acquired Eagle Industries. (Source: 10-K)