Guidance, Navigation and Control Engineer

Mountain View, CA
Engineering
Reliable Robotics believes aircraft should fly themselves. Highly reliable robotic aviation systems will enable a future where air transportation is safer, more available, more affordable, and fundamentally transformative to the way goods--and eventually people--move around the planet. As an engineer at Reliable Robotics you will work with a team of mission-driven engineers with experience across aviation, space, robotics and self-driving cars to make this future a reality.

Reliable Robotics is seeking to hire a full-time Guidance, Navigation and Control (GN&C) Engineer. The position will be located at our facility in Mountain View, California and report directly to the VP of Engineering.

Responsibilities

    • Work with peers to establish requirements for flight control system
    • Source, select and analyze flight sensors
    • Design and implement flight control algorithms
    • Develop flight simulation programs
    • Test control algorithms in simulation, hardware-in-loop and flight

Minimum Requirements

    • 4-year college degree in aerospace engineering, robotics or equivalent field
    • 2+ years previous experience developing flight dynamics simulators, navigation algorithms and/or flight control algorithms
    • 2 or more years professional experience with C++
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Skills and Experience

    • MS or PhD in aerospace engineering, robotics or equivalent field
    • Previous experience shipping a product
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a self-directed manner in a fast-paced environment
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Attention to detail
Must be willing to travel up to 10% of the time.

Reliable Robotics offers stock options, full employee medical, guaranteed 401k contribution, great co-workers and a casual work environment.