Software Model Developer & Analyst

Emergent Space Technologies
Greenbelt, MD
Jan 21, 2022
Jan 23, 2022
Full Time
Emergent Space Technologies is a rapidly growing aerospace company providing technology expertise in spaceflight systems to developers of science, military, and commercial spacecraft. Emergent is mission-focused and our engineers work directly with the spacecraft development teams at multiple locations across the United States to develop solutions in autonomy, navigation, guidance and controls.We are currently looking for an experienced Software Model Developer and Analyst to develop a software model of the Dragonfly LIDAR and of a rover LIDAR.The Software Model Developer and Analyst will:Develop and validate physics-based software model of the Dragonfly LIDAR and of a rover LIDARCollaborate with the LIDAR team to collect necessary validation dataAnalyze component-level test dataUse environmental data from LIDAR testing to validate the modelImplement model in C code, Matlab, or similar.Analyze compliance of the design against requirementsCollaborate with GNC engineers to facilitate integration of the LIDAR model into simulations of the entire GNC subsystemSupport LIDAR team through design, analysis, and verification activities that utilize the LIDAR model.Required Education and Experience:BS in Engineering and/or Physics and 4 years of relevant experience including modeling and simulation, hardware/sensor design, engineering related software development, GNC analysis, or similar experienceUS Citizenship or permanent residentRequired SkillsExperience developing physics-based software models of hardwareExperience validating physics-based software models of hardwareMatlab, C, or other typical GNC software analysis languagePreferred Skills:Familiarity with LIDARs and/or optical systemsDemonstrated knowledge of lasers, optics, and radiometryFamiliarity with FPGA developmentNoticesThe above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities as needed.Emergent Space Technologies, Inc. offers a comprehensive benefits package and is committed to assuring applicants and employees are treated fairly without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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