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Structural/Control Systems Engineer
Ref No.: 17-03186
Location: Pasadena, California
Pay Rate : $ 117,000.00 - 139,000.00 /Year
Structural/Control Systems Engineer
Location: Greater Los Angeles Area, CA
Duration: Direct
Compensation: $117,000 - $139,000 DOE

We are searching for a driven and experienced Structural/Control Systems Engineer for a direct position with one of our clients in the Greater Los Angeles Area, CA. For this role, we are looking for an analyst who can design modern MIMO control systems, as well as derive the effects of various physical processes on those control loops; including gravitational and thermal structural deformations, actuator and sensor uncertainties and noise. This position will be responsible for writing, testing, and validating time and frequency domain simulation software to represent the plant and controls, and to perform other analytical tasks realizing an integrated modeling goal. Additional responsibilities will include interfacing with project management, the rest of systems engineering, sub-system leaders, and other technical staff as required.

  • Bachelor's degree in Controls Engineering, Physics, or an equivalent technical discipline
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in controls system modeling and analysis
  • Strong analytical skills and MATLAB, Python, etc., coding skills
  • Structural analysis experience
  • Strong analytical ability with demonstrated written and oral communication skills in English
  • Advanced degree in Controls Engineering, Physics, or an equivalent technical discipline (MS and/or PhD)
  • Hands-on lab experience
  • Ground-based telescope and optomechanical experience
  • Earthquake structural analysis experience
  • Thermal analysis experience
Ideal candidates for this position will have a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.