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Principal GNC Engineer I  Austin, TX  Posted: 6/7/2024
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Job Title: Principal GNC Engineer I
Location: Austin, TX
Zip Code: 78738
Start Date: Right Away
Job Type: Direct Hire - US Citizenhip required
Pay Rate: $133-162K DoE
Keywords: #PrincipalGNCEngineer #EngineeringJobs #SpacecraftEngineer

* Lead a small team in the design and analysis of GNC systems for satellites and payloads.
* Responsible for Guidance, Navigation, and Control through all stages of design, integration, test, and operations.
* Perform trade studies, lead design reviews, create models, and complete simulations and system testing.
* Build, test, and fly hardware and software.
* Work on a small team to develop satellites and put them in orbit.
* Will present engineering design review materials to our customers and executive team, as well as participate in proposal-writing efforts.

* Master's degree of Science with 10 years of experience OR
* PhD in Aerospace Engineering with 7 years of experience
* Must have end to end GNC Design experience
* Lower orbit Subsystems Experience
* Deep Space Satellite Experience
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required

* CubeSat and SmallSat experience
* Hands-on experience with spacecraft instrumentation, subsystems, and test labs
* Experience with multiple mission simulation and flight architectures which drives your vision for the next
generation of space software
* Experience in LEO, MEO, GEO, and deep space satellites
* Experience with communications satellite

If you are interested in this role, please apply via the apply now link provided. Our overriding goal is to provide quality staffing solutions that help people, organizations, and communities succeed. Belcan is a leading provider of qualified personnel to many of the world's most respected enterprises. We offer excellent opportunities for contract, temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct assignments. We are the employer of choice for thousands worldwide. For more information, please visit our website at



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