Simulation and Modelling Engineers

Recruiter
Mass Consultants
Location
Bristol (City Centre)
Salary
£41.62 per hour
Posted
24 Sep 2016
Closes
20 Oct 2016
Sector
Other
World class Defence Organisation based in Bristol is currently looking to recruit 2x experienced Simulation and Modelling Engineers (Guidance & Control Engineer). Please Note: you must be eligible for SC (Secret Level) Security Clearance. The contract is initially for 6 months (ongoing after). The hourly rate is £41.62ph KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: • Support the design, development and test of Mid-Course Guidance, Homing Guidance, Control and Navigation algorithms for missile applications. • Analysis of closed-loop model simulations. • Analysis of sub-system and system trials/firing data. • Generate/maintain justification documentation. • Prepare and present material at Design Reviews. • Work with Systems, Simulation & Modelling and Software Engineers to support the validation and verification process, particularly in terms of algorithm integration and test in the 6-DoF Performance Model and generation of Embedded Software through auto coding via the Mathworks toolset. EXPERIENCE/KNOWLEDGE/ABILITY REQUIREMENTS: • Practical experience of modelling flight dynamics (essential) • Practical experience of Matlab / Simulink (essential) • Practical experience of developing Guidance, Control & Navigation systems (preferable) – e.g. Guidance Laws, Estimators/Observers, Kalman Filters, Autopilots, Optimal Control, Multivariable Control, H-infinity, Mu-analysis, Integrated Navigation • Trajectory optimisation (preferable) • Knowledge of sensors (preferable) – e.g. Accelerometers, Gyros, Inertial Measurement Units, GPS, RF and IR Seekers. • Knowledge of actuation systems in relation to autopilot design (preferable) • Experience of delivering on a product development programme (preferable) This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66702103