GNC Trajectory Optimization Lead, Naval Power

RTX

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Tucson, AZ

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    Position summary

    ngineer to perform in the role of GNC Naval Power Trajectory Optimization Lead for one of our Naval Shipboard Missiles Engineering Manufacturing and Development contracts. This role is required to be onsite in Tucson, AZ but enjoys a 9/80 work schedule (every other Friday off) and a highly collaborative team environment.

    What You Will Do

    • You will be responsible for the development, integration, and test of the Trajectory Optimization and associated Guidance algorithms.

    • You will define and implement system performance studies to develop enhanced capabilities.

    • You will help the program mentor and train new engineers and execute efficiently and effectively.

    • You will interface with software engineers for integration and testing of real-time operation of algorithms.

    • You will present design details and analysis to program stakeholders and customers.

    Qualifications You Must Have

    • Typically requires a Bachelor's in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of 5 years of guidance, navigation and/or controls related engineering experience

    • Experience with missile system performance analysis.

    • Experience using six degree-of-freedom simulations.

    • Experience with Matlab, C, C++, and/or Object-Oriented design.

    • Active and transferable U.S. government issued security clearance is required prior to start date. U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

    Qualifications We Prefer

    • Knowledge of Optimal Control theory.

    • Experience in trajectory optimization using pseudospectral methods.

    • Experience with software formal qualification test (FQT) data analysis to test algorithms performance against requirements.

    • Experience using scripting languages (e.g., Perl, Python, Matlab),

    • Experience integrating GNC algorithms for real-time operation.

    • Experience supporting post flight test data analysis.

    What We Offer

    • Our values drive our actions, behaviors, and performance with a vision for a safer, more connected world. At RTX we value: Trust, Respect, Accountability, Collaboration, and Innovation.

    • Relocation Eligible - Relocation assistance is available.

    Learn More & Apply Now!

    RTX solves some of the toughest challenges in aerospace and defense. That requires expansive thinking and bold innovation - and that, in turn, requires a culture that is diverse, equitable and inclusive.

    We embrace individuality and diversity of thought to fuel opportunity for our employees, our customers, and our communities. We work toward progress, knowing that a more inclusive world is critical to our mission. Not just in this moment, but always.

    Please consider the following role type definition as you apply for this role.
    Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.

    The salary range for this role is 77,000 USD - 163,000 USD. The salary range provided is a good faith estimate representative of all experience levels. RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role, function and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, location, education/training, and key skills.

    Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement.

    Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company's performance.

    This role is a U.S.-based role. If the successful candidate resides in a U.S. territory, the appropriate pay structure and benefits will apply.

    RTX anticipates the application window closing approximately 40 days from the date the notice was posted. However, factors such as candidate flow and business necessity may require RTX to shorten or extend the application window.

    RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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    Why you should apply for a job to RTX:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2019
  • 4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 79% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Programs are also available for dependent and adult care, family leave, college planning, counseling and personal convenience services.
  • We provide programs that offer solutions to life’s challenges, including a variety of flexible work arrangements and paid time off.
  • Employees may participate in tax-advantaged accounts to pay for eligible health and dependent care expenses with pretax dollars.