Chief GNC Engineer

Job Category: Engineering
Location: Colorado, United States
Employment Type: Permanent
Location Terms: Remote
Salary: USD305000

We are currently looking for a Spacecraft Guidance, Navigation & Controls engineering leader with broad and deep expertise in agile, high-accuracy imaging. Particular expertise is required in the cradle-to-grave development, integration, test, and operation of transformative capabilities enabled by Control Moment Gyros (CMGs).


  • Must be a U.S. citizen who is willing and able to obtain U.S. Government Secret security clearance as required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering discipline or related field plus 20 years or more professional experience. (Master's degree may be considered for 2 years of professional experience; a PhD may be considered for 2 years of professional experience).
  • Experience as a major contributor on a program with Control Moment Gyro integration.
  • 10+ years’ experience as a people manager, directly or indirectly.
  • Flight Software Development Experience (methodologies, best practices).
  • Matlab & Simulink Experience.
  • Understanding of systems/software engineering development lifecycle process for large scale, complex space systems. Conversant in most, if not all, disciplines.
  • Broad leadership and deep engineering, manufacturing, software, and testing background experience.
  • Familiarity with aerospace industry best practices, with the demonstrated ability to select and apply commercial or government standards as needed or directed.
  • Familiarity with Jira and GitLab.
  • Experience working in a matrixed environment.


This position is 3 days on-site, 2 days remote and paying up to a salary of $305,000.

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