Butler Aerospace & Defense

2 Trap Falls Road, Suite 204
06484 - Shelton UNITED STATES

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Aerospace Engineer

Contractor - 6 months plus Engineering

Perform requirements management, vendor technical monitoring and guidance, and I&T activities for Guidance Navigation and Control (GNC) spacecraft component hardware. This includes analyzing system requirements to perform hardware component selection, developing component hardware Statement of Work (SOW), analyzing, allocating and decomposing higher level spacecraft requirements to their respective GNC components, monitoring component vendor’s development activities per the SOW and developing test procedures and automated tests of the GNC hardware to verify requirements, support spacecraft I&T activities, perform detailed spacecraft simulations using in house simulation tools, and analyze data to develop performance and functional data reports to support requirements.

Additional Capability: Knowledge of Matlab & Simulink is a plus.

2 Trap Falls Road, Suite 204
06484 - Shelton

Required qualifications & skills

  • Prefer candidates w/ Matlab & Simulink. Perl exp. a plus. Looking for hardware test, requirement development, component selection and component verification acceptance experience
  • Testing experience is a lower priority compared to other skills. Looking for Components and Test with direct experience in GNC HW component assessment to requirement and analysis. Focus is on GNC Hardware Components.
  • Will help review component requirements, select vendors, manage vendors/deadlines, develop procedure performance specs, and develop test procedures for integration.
  • Testing exp a plus, not main priority.
  • Looking for candidates w/ 5 yrs of exp (mid-level, experienced candidates). 5 – 8 years of experience is good and no master’s is required although desired.
  • Looking for satellite experience, launch vehicle, UAV and aircraft is acceptable if their related experience is with GNC hardware component.


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Butler Aerospace & Defense

Serving a wide variety of domains within the Aerospace, Defense and Federal markets, Butler has extensive experience that spans the Space, Rotary Wing, Fixed Wing, Land Vehicle and Staffing segments.

Butler's extensive talent network, domain expertise in Aerospace,  and overall business process experience combine to provide higher quality work while lowering cost.

Delivering solutions for the 21st century.

In the new millennium, major shortages of high-end engineering talent in the U.S. coupled with global business initiatives require new thinking and new solutions. Butler’s mission is to become the supplier of choice for premier companies in the Aerospace, Defense and Federal markets, by providing intrinsic value through a flexible business model.