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Flight Control Design Engineer - NewSpace Research

Date Posted:Jun 10, 2021

Job Detail

  • Location:
    Bangalore, Karnataka, India
  • Company:
  • Type:
    Full Time
  • Career Level:
    Experienced Professional
  • Experience:
    6 Year
  • Gender:
    No Preference
  • Degree:
  • Apply Before:
    Jan 20, 2022

Job Description

Who we are:

We are a start-up based out of Bengaluru & Delhi NCR. We are engaged in development of next generation missions and technologies (NGM&T) towards future warfare needs of the Indian defence forces. It is undertaking research towards enhancing persistence and autonomy for unmanned vehicles and robotic swarms. NRT’s product development portfolio includes a solar power stratospheric high altitude pseudo satellite (HAPS) unmanned platform and an air/ground launched stand-off autonomous system.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development, implementation, integration, and testing of UAV flight control systems through close collaboration with a multiple-talented team.
  • Coordinating with the flight controls team and stakeholders to meet project requirements and deadlines.
  • Plan and execute test procedures and perform VnV tasks
  • Oversee the development of SIL, PIL and HIL simulation studies of the UAVs in design.
  • Develop techniques to quantify the desired handling qualities for futuristic unmanned aerial vehicles.
  • Develop and document system level requirements to support flight control system design for the novel platforms.
  • Consistently and proactively work with team members to solve complex design challenges.


Candidate must have the following skill set:

  • 6+ years of experience in flight control design and leading the relevant projects.
  • Proven experience in leading a UAV control and guidance design project from concept to flight testing.
  • Profound knowledge of flight mechanics, control and estimation theories.
  • Exposure to MIL standards/requirements on flight control systems.  
  • Possesses a sound knowledge of other related disciplines.
  • Experience in Embedded programming and Hardware integration is desired
  • Control system design (MATLAB or other tools)
  • Strong & creative problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.


Minimum qualifications:

ME/M.Tech./PhD in Aerospace Engineering


Software skills:

Highly proficient in MATLAB / SIMULINK - Should be able to easily translate algorithms to scripts and debug them. Previous simulation experience is a plus.

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Company Overview

Bangalore, Karnataka, India

NewSpace Research and Technologies (NRT) based in Bengaluru, designs and develops Persistent Drones for Earth Observation and Communications. NRT platforms operate from 5km to 20 km with varied endurance (few days to months)NRT's High Altitude Pseudo... Read More

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