RPO Systems Engineer II (Master's and PhD Level New Grads)
Posted on: May 18, 2019
Raytheon ISS is looking for talented Graduate/Doctorate/Post
Doctorate level engineers to join our Constellation Management and
Protection (CMP) System Engineering team in Aurora, Colorado. We
are seeking candidates with a strong background in astrophysics
with an emphasis on rendezvous and proximity operations (RPO).
Specifically, we are looking for candidates with an education in
satellite astrodynamics to include familiarity in calculating
intercept trajectories between satellites or satellite formations,
use of Clohessy-Wiltshire equations (also known as Hill's
equations) for relative motion propagation, calculating proximity
operation trajectories, satellite formation flying, calculating
egress maneuvers, numerical propagation, and coordinate system
transformations to/from relative coordinates systems, both inertial
and earth rotating.
- Solid understanding of orbital determination, system
optimization and geo servicing
- Familiarity with calculating intercept trajectories between
satellites or satellite formations
- Familiarity with techniques in relative motion propagation,
calculating proximity operation trajectories, satellite formation
flying, calculating egress maneuvers, numerical propagation, and
coordinate system transformations to/from relative coordinates
systems, both inertial and earth rotating
- Ability to work with customers and internal cross-functional
- Ability to obtain a US Government TS/SCI security clearance
Security Clearance - This position requires the eligibility to
obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only
U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
- PhD in a STEM related field
- Experience using Freeflyer, MATLAB, STK, or PythonExperience
- Familiarity with agile development
- Familiarity with Java
- Understanding of the software development life cycle
- Knowledge of the System Engineering lifecycle process
PhD/M.S. in Aerospace Engineering, Systems Engineering, Electrical
Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Physics,
Math, or a science obtained in the last 18 months or by Summer
2019. Please include your GPA and transcript with your resume.
This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person
who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.
139916Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or
protected Veteran status.
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