Jacobs Space Position, Navigation, Timing Engineer in Severn, Maryland
Critical Mission Solutions
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We are Innovative Space, a rapidly growing business within the Surveillance and Exploration Sector of Jacobs that is leading the design and development of next generation satellite payloads and ground processing systems. We have the corporate investment, infrastructure, subject matter experts, and strategic focus to enable you to be successful. Design and develop novel position, navigation, and timing solutions for next-generation RF payloads and processors, from conceptual design through detailed design and fabrication.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
-Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D. in electrical engineering, computer engineering, physics, math, or a related discipline.
-5-12 years’ experience in aerospace engineering.
-Experience developing low earth orbit position, navigation, or timing payloads or subsystems using optical and/or RF systems.
-Experience performing mechanical analysis including structural, thermal, and vibration.
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
-Familiarity with low thrust formation flight and control.
-Experience with autonomous control systems.
-Experience with MATLAB, Python, and/or STK.
-Hands-on hardware prototyping experience.
Clearance Requirement :
TS/SCI. This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI security clearance. Clearance processing will be completed by the U.S. Government. Factors considered for a U.S. Government Security Clearance include but are not limited:
-U.S. Citizenship (Required)
-Favorable Criminal History Check
-Abuse/Illegal Drug Use
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At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.