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Job Description: Our program is seeking a candidate to support the Vehicle Management System (VMS) team as part of the Navigation Subsystem team.
VMS team members perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems.
Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.
VMS team members ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
VMS team members perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, detailed trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.
Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) and at least 9 years of related experience with a BS, or 7 years with Master's, or 4 years with a PhD
Experience with SW Tools: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Project, Visio), MATLAB
Understanding of the GPS system and how it works, as well as an understanding of inertial sensors and how they work as applied to military aircraft applications
Active Interim Secret clearance or higher
Flight Test experience: Significant experience desired
Experience with 1394 interface
Experience with reliability calculations for Probability of Loss of Control (PLOC)
Supplier management: Significant experience desired
Excellent understanding of the GPS system, the GPS Signal in Space characteristics, DGPS systems, inertial sensors, GPS/INS tightly coupled Kalman filters, GPS receiver design
Requirements development: Significant experience desired
Requirements verification testing: Significant experience desired
Proficiency with test equipment (oscilloscopes, signal generators, signal analyzers, multi-meters): Significant experience desired
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