Flight Dynamics / Control Law Engineer II

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Savannah, Georgia 31401
5/2 /2021
JOB ID: 161381 Specialty: Engineering

   

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Unique Skills:

A Flight Dynamics / Stability and Control Engineer will: -Establish requirements for flight control systems functionality and performance to ensure flight safety and Part 25 certification -Support design and analysis for augmented airplane handling qualities and control law development -Develop, document, and inspect aerodynamic and system simulation models for the purposes of flight dynamics analysis -Conduct, analyze, and document the results of simulation laboratory evaluations of the airplane -Support flight test activities, including updating and validating the aerodynamic simulation models Preferred candidate will have the following: -Experience with 14 CFR Part 23 or Part 25 certification -Flight test experience -Experience working with Matlab and Simulink

Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree Engineering or a related curriculum required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to perform the essential functions of the job. 18 months related Engineering experience. Experience credit will be considered for related advance degrees limited to 2 years for Master's and 4 years for PhD in field applicable to the job position.

Position Purpose:
Performs engineering work related to the investigation and the solution of technical problems associated with research, design, development, service and manufacture of Gulfstream aircraft.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions: 1. Solves typical engineering problems within assigned discipline 2. Provides technical assistance to engineering staff and contributes to completion of project milestones 3. Responsible for a complex engineering assignment, or a full project of lesser complexity 4. Follows established schedules while developing plans for engineering assignments 5. Obtains appropriate level of supervisor approvals for work accuracy and adequacy 6. Proficiently applies company/organization policies and procedures

Additional Functions: 1. Actively works to improve daily processes, and ensures all work meets customer requirements 2. Maintains a current and up-to-date knowledge of developments and application of technical principles, theories, and concepts in assigned field of expertise Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements: 1. The level of technical skills and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline.
2. Applies knowledge to provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity, using a combination of judgment with defined practices and procedures.
3. Failure to achieve results, or erroneous decisions or recommendations, may cause delays in program schedules and/or allocation of additional resources.
4. Ability to convey technical concepts in both written and verbal formats.
5. Contacts are primarily within the organization, with occasional customer contacts on routine issues.
6. Works under general supervision for routine tasks of minor complexity.
7. With supervision/mentorship, can coordinate the activities for lower level engineering staff.

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 161381

Category: Engineering

Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

Posting End Date: 02/26/2021

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.

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



Savannah, GA

Savannah, Georgia


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