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Mission Analyst

Description
Vantage Partners, LLC is a multi-disciplinary engineering services company providing progressive solutions to projects within the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the NASA prime contractor community. 
 
Equal Opportunity Employer
 
Description:
Vantage Partners is seeking an engineer for space mission and systems design and analysis. The incumbent will work with a team of NASA civil servants and support contractors in the Mission Design and Architecture Branch to identify, analyze, and develop mission designs for space flight systems that use state-of-the-art and advanced propulsion systems. Typical responsibilities will include trajectory and mission design and optimization; launch vehicle and in-space vehicle simulation; and GN&C strategy and software development. Additional responsibilities include research and development of advanced space flight mission analysis tools and methods.
 
Requirements:
 
Orbital mechanics
Trajectory design and analysis
Familiarity or experience with any of: C/C++, Python, Matlab, Macintosh OS
Dynamics and control
Ability to synthesize analysis and results into presentations and technical papers, and to communicate effectively, written and oral
U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident Status required
 
 
Other Desired Skills:
 
Familiarity or experience with Copernicus trajectory modeling tool, OTIS, Malto, EMTG, or GMAT is a plus
Familiarity with optimization techniques
GUI development experience
Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel
 
Education/Experience:
 
BS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering or BS/BA in Applied Physics or Applied Mathematics
0 – 5 years of experience
 
 
Apply for this position via this link:
https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/at-jobopportunities.php?clientkey=0DF0D496C43889B2EDEB6D8B5043142D

Vantage Partners, LLC is a multi-disciplinary engineering services company providing progressive solutions to projects within the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the NASA prime contractor community. 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Description:

Vantage Partners is seeking an engineer for space mission and systems design and analysis. The incumbent will work with a team of NASA civil servants and support contractors in the Mission Design and Architecture Branch to identify, analyze, and develop mission designs for space flight systems that use state-of-the-art and advanced propulsion systems. Typical responsibilities will include trajectory and mission design and optimization; launch vehicle and in-space vehicle simulation; and GN&C strategy and software development. Additional responsibilities include research and development of advanced space flight mission analysis tools and methods.

 

Requirements:

 

·       Orbital mechanics

·       Trajectory design and analysis

·       Familiarity or experience with any of: C/C++, Python, Matlab, Macintosh OS

·       Dynamics and control

·       Ability to synthesize analysis and results into presentations and technical papers, and to communicate effectively, written and oral

·       U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident Status required

 

 

Other Desired Skills:

 

·       Familiarity or experience with Copernicus trajectory modeling tool, OTIS, Malto, EMTG, or GMAT is a plus

·       Familiarity with optimization techniques

·       GUI development experience

·       Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel

 

Education/Experience:

 

  • BS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering or BS/BA in Applied Physics or Applied Mathematics
  • 0 – 5 years of experience

 

 

Apply for this position via this link:

https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/at-jobopportunities.php?clientkey=0DF0D496C43889B2EDEB6D8B5043142D

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