Flight Engineering Guidance Navigation and Control Manager
Location: Corona Del Mar
Posted on: February 24, 2021
Boeing Defense Space & Security has an exciting opportunity for
a Flight Engineering (GN&C) Manager to join our Guidance
Navigation and Control unit located in Seal Beach, CA.
As a Flight Engineering Manager, you will have the opportunity to
perform engineering and technical activities in the areas of Flight
Engineering. You will be developing and executing integrated
departmental plans, policies and procedures and provides input on
departmental business and technical strategies, goals, objectives.
You will cultivate and maintain relationships and partnerships with
customers, stakeholders, peers, partners and direct reports. In
addition, you will be managing employees and first-level managers
by developing and motivating them to achieve excellence.
Provide leadership across all phases of GN&C development
lifecycle to an exceptionally high performing team of
Overall team leadership, task planning, product management, process
compliance, risk management, metrics definition and earned value
reporting for all GN&C, avionics & aerodynamics development
Responsible for reporting development cost, schedule, and technical
performance to program management.
Typical products control law design, navigation design, pointing
design, guidance design, attitude control design, sensors,
effectors, motor control, actuation design, avionics, aerodynamics,
performance & analysis reports, testing and program status
Application to space environments and atmospheric environments.
This position requires a current Tier 5 (T5), formerly known as a
Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) (U.S. Citizenship
required). Special Program Access or other Government Access
Requirements are mandatory for this position.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skill/Experience)
A Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate of Science degree from an
accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science,
mathematics, physics or chemistry.
15 years of experience in an engineering leadership role (either as
a lead or a manager).
15 years of experience with aircraft, missile, spacecraft,
autonomous platform or similar vehicle Guidance, Navigation or
15 years of experience leading or managing multi-disciplinary
engineering projects or teams of 15 or more people
15 years of experience using analytical, collaboration,
communication and organizational skills.
Experience working with astrodynamics.
Experience working with classical and modern control
Experience operating in aerospace environments.
Experience working with aerodynamics.
Experience working with navigation controls (Kalman filters,
GPS/INS, state determination, attitude estimation).
Typical Education & Experience
Bachelor's and 15 or more years' experience, Master's with 11 or
more years' experience or PhD with 9 or more years' experience.
Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited
course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics,
physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required,
This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility
(Basic relocation is available for internal candidates, based on
Drug Free Workplace
Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and
employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids,
amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in
Union Representation Statement
This is a non-union represented position.
Shift Work Statement
This position is for 1st shift
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