Attitude Control Engineer

Attitude Control Engineer

Position Description
  • October 30, 2021

Subsystem Summary:

ADCS (Attitude Determination and Control System) is responsible for stabilizing the spacecraft and controlling its orientation. This is crucial both for the safety of the spacecraft, and for establishing a reliable downlink with the ground station.

Position Description:

  • Spacecraft dynamics simulations in MATLAB/Python
  • Controller and filter development (control theory)
  • Sensor and actuator modeling
  • Embedded programming for interfacing with sensors/actuators
  • Development of test prodecures

Preferred Skills:

Our goal is to study, learn, develop and fly our own satellite. If you have a working spirit, time to spend, patience and in search of personal progress, come and meet us! This position is entry level, hence the below mentioned skill set is optional.

  • Basic familiarity with control theory
  • Experience with embedded programming in C/C++
  • Passion for understanding and composing automatic control systems