Aerospace Engineer in Dulles, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/22/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Dulles, VA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for an Aerospace Engineer for our client, a leading aerospace and defense contractor. After reading the job info below, if interested, email an updated resume (in Word format).

Job Title: Aerospace Engineer

Location: Dulles, VA; Colorado Spring, CO; Gilbert, AZ; El Segundo, CA

Job Description

The chosen candidate will utilize strong GNC skills to support Analysis, Design, and Algorithms (ADA) Group (ADA-NSS). Candidate will perform spacecraft attitude control systems analysis, test, design, and/ or development. Run detailed spacecraft simulations using in house simulations. Design spacecraft attitude and orbit determination and control loops using MATLAB.


  • Develop subsystem specifications
  • Develop GNC Flight Software
  • Test GNC FSW
  • Design various GNC algorithms using various tools including MATLAB and C/C++ compilers
  • Develop and Test operations scripts


  • 4-8 years of experience designing and or analyzing spacecraft GNC subsystems required
  • Strong Spacecraft GNC Skills REQUIRED, candidate WILL NOT be considered without this experience
  • Expert with MATLAB
  • Expert coding in C or C++
  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information (Go here to find out more about security clearances:

BS in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or Physics required. MS in Aerospace Engineering STRONGLY preferred.

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today! To learn more about Volt, please visit: and to see more of our job postings, please visit:

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Pay Rate is based on experience