Control Law/Stability and Control Engineer - TS I

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Savannah, Georgia 31401
23/7 /2019
JOB ID: 143008 Specialty: Engineering




Unique Skills:

A Control Law Engineer will have work experience in augmented air vehicle control system design, simulation, and analysis using state of the art techniques in linear and non-linear modeling and analysis.

The duties for this position will include but are not limited to:
-Establishing requirements for control systems functionality, integrity, availability and performance to ensure flight safety and Part 25 certification
-Support design and analysis for fly-by-wire primary and automatic flight control laws
-Develop, document, and inspect fly-by-wire control law models for the purposes of flight dynamics analysis
-Conduct, analyze the results and document simulation laboratory tests of the fly-by-wire primary and automatic flight control laws
-Support flight test activities, including validation and verification of control law design troubleshooting/revising control laws as

Qualified candidates must have experience in augmented airplane control law design, modeling and analysis along with fluency
with MATLAB and Simulink.

The Ideal Candidate will have:
-Knowledge of stability and control and application of handling qualities criteria to control system design
-Experience with 14 CFR Part 25 certification
-Requirements development experience
-Experience working with ARP4754A, DO-178B

Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelors degree in engineering, a related curriculum, or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. See Other Requirements in Job Description. 5 yrs in specific technical discipline or 10 yrs broad eng experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors. Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs for Masters, 4 yrs for PhD in fields applicable to this job.

Position Purpose:

Assists with the planning, coordination, performance of design, analysis and liaison engineering supporting the development and production of Gulfstream products and services

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions: 1. Contributes to planning, developing and coordinating of important engineering projects 2. Provides specialized technical assistance to team members 3. Uses advanced techniques and modified extension of theories to provide technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems 4. Determines and develops own approach to solutions within schedule and cost objectives 5. Works under limited supervision; work should only be required to be reviewed for accuracy and consistency with meeting overall objectives 6. Acts as liaison with representatives outside of the assigned group/area

Additional Functions: 1. Actively works to improve daily processes and ensures all work meets customer requirements 2. Maintains a current knowledge of developments in the field of specialty and/or other related aircraft fields in order to recommend innovations to improve quality and effectiveness of company product 3. Performs other duties as assigned

Other Requirements: 1. Advanced degree in engineering related field preferred 2. The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 143008

Posting Type: Internal-External

Department: J0673-Flight Dynamics

Category: Engineering

Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

Salary Grade:E7

Number of Openings: 2.00

Posting End Date: 08/26/2019

Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.

Savannah, GA

Savannah, Georgia