Lockheed Martin Staff Flight Controls Software Engineer/Advanced Programs in Palmdale, California

This engineering position is with our Historic Skunk Works in Palmdale, California.

This Flight Controls position includes Control Laws Development, and integration and coordination with software design, implementation, and systems integration teams. Tasking also includes reporting to Technical Management and Cost Account Manager. Need to have demonstrated working knowledge of stability and control analysis, flight control system architecture, autonomous control algorithms & analysis, system integration and test. Strong system engineering experience and the ability to mechanize the requirements for Guidance, Navigation and Control systems is highly desired. Must be proficient at making presentations to customer groups and internal community.

Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and a Secret clearance with Background Investigation date less than 5 years to start.

Basic Qualifications Bachelor or above Degree in an Engineering Technical or Scientific Discipline

Experience with Matlab OR Simulink

Experience in Flight Controls and/or Guidance and Control

Experience in the design of flight control laws (algorithms & software) for aviation applications.

Desired skills •Good understanding of aircraft stability, control, and aerodynamics characteristics •Proficient with simulation/control laws development, aircraft/system modeling •Ability to clearly, concisely, and briefly communicate technical design, requirements, and trade study results to internal, external, and customer team members in formal program reviews and informal integrated product team (IPT) meetings. •Proficient with both Dynamic Inversion and conventional control law development methods.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

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Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Palmdale California