Based in El Segundo, California, just a few miles from LAX, Millennium Space Systems delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for exacting customers. Our customer portfolio includes: NASA, Civil, National Security, Department of Defense and Commercial Space sponsors. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on excellence. Join our close-knit engineering team in developing advanced space missions as a Spacecraft Guidance, Navigation, and Controls Engineer.
The Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GN&C) Engineer is the Responsible Engineering Authority (REA) for all closed loop control system design elements, and electro-mechanical system control capabilities. The Spacecraft GN&C Engineer works under the direction of the Flight Controls Group Lead to support the various projects at Millennium. He will develop and manage requirements, design control algorithms, design autonomous control systems, define associated telemetry & command structures, develop math models & simulations, support flight software development, and support system testing, as well as develop relevant spacecraft operating procedures. As a Spacecraft GNC Engineer you would be involved with developing subsystem requirements and design through system integration, and into flight operations.
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Millennium is DDTC-registered, ITAR-compliant Company. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and eligible for a security clearance. Additionally, applicants must be willing to apply for and maintain a security clearance.
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