Control Laws Engineer

The Boeing Company Everett, WA

About the Job

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world. The BCA Control Laws team is looking for motivated individuals to join the team as control law engineers, supporting various programs including 777-X as well as Product Development/Technology. The position offers exposure to a great variety of core GNC/Flight Controls tasks and experiences, including interactions of the control systems with the dynamics of the vehicle to assess factors such as robustness and margins, control structure interaction, performance evaluation, handling qualities, and loads in order to validate or assess the system design. The work also includes assisting in demonstrating compliance to applicable regulations and specifications by executing tests, performing analysis or simulation and design reviews in order to deliver a compliant product that achieves airworthiness certification. Common control law engineering tasks include: • Perform frequency domain analysis in Matlab/Simulink to assess system stability characteristics • Perform time domain performance analysis • Participate in the development and review of design requirements • Show compliance to requirements via appropriate testing and analysis • Develop and execute Detailed Test Procedures using flight controls test facilities with real flight hardware and software • Participate in engineering development and pilot demonstrations in the engineering CAB (Flight Simulator) • Develop and execute software tests to support verification and validation activities • Identify control law design and implementation problems • Address in service squawks as necessary • Support flight tests Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study in Aeronautical/Aerospace, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited University. Skills and Attributes: • Experience in Matlab and Simulink required • Basic experience using UNIX desired, but not required • Knowledge and background in classical and modern control theory highly desirable. • General knowledge of theory of flight and aerodynamics highly desirable This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "US Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "US Person" includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee. **Job** *Guidance, Nav & Controls Engr* **Organization:** *Eng-VP Prod Integ & Func Exc* **Title:** *Control Laws Engineer* **Location:** *Washington-Everett* **Requisition ID:** *1700028771*