Senior Controls Engineer

Job Description
This candidate will become a member the Systems Engineering staff reporting to the Function Line Manager of Systems Engineering and providing direct support to one or more in-house sensor programs.

The Systems Engineering Group is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer with a background in Guidance, Navigation and Control to help in the design, analysis and testing of state of the art airborne RECCE imaging sensors.

These sensor systems utilize highly accurate control systems in order to isolate the imaging cameras from airplane motions, plus for pointing to imaging targets as well as obtaining geolocation information.
The individual will join an experienced interdisciplinary team of engineers working in a collaborative environment, with the responsibility of developing navigation and control systems.

Responsibilities include:
- Generate specifications and analysis for control systems
- Support software and hardware development and final laboratory testing
- The Candidate should ideally have experience with modeling control systems in MATLAB/Simulink, as well as knowledge of IMU Gyros and INS/GPS systems
- Develop detailed test plans including requirements verification and validation.

Bachelors degree in Control Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics with 6-10+ years Control Systems experience
Master's degree in Control Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics with 4-7+ years Control Systems experience
PhD in Control Engineering with 2-4+ years Control Systems experience is highly preferred. The successful candidate will have an extensive background in complex systems development and sustaining practices.
- Strong personal discipline skills
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
-Demonstrated documentation / organizational skills
- 10-20% travel required
- U.S. citizenship required with ability to obtain a security clearance

Education Bachelors degree in Control Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics with 6-10+ years Control Systems experience-
Master's degree in Control Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics with 4-7+ years Control Systems experience-
PhD in Control Engineering with 2-4+ years Control Systems experience is highly preferred

Yrs. of Experience 6-10+ years Control Systems experience with a Bachelors degree; 4-7+ years Control Systems experience with a Masters degree; or 2-4+ years Control Systems experience with a PhD

Industry Experience Aerospace

Skill sets - Classical control, Modern control, Modeling, estimation / Kalman filtering

Acceptable Job Titles - Senior Control Systems Engineer

Candidate must be a US Citizen and must either hold a current
US DoD clearance or must be able to obtain and maintain a clearance.

Company

UTC Aerospace Systems

Job Code

State or Province

Massachusetts

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