Columbia, Maryland

Missile Trajectory Engineer

Positions are currently available for Missile Systems Engineers. Candidates will contribute to design and analysis activities in support of various missile defense initiatives.


Key responsibilities are:

The development of analytical models and tools to characterize threat ballistic and cruise missile performance.

These include supporting ongoing activities in developing a high fidelity Six Degrees-of-Freedom digital flight simulation environment, generating digital data and supporting documentation, and interfacing with government customers and prime contractors to establish performance requirements and specifications.

SEG provides outstanding training to grow the capacity of staff in relevant areas.


Required Skills:

The candidate must be a US citizen and have a background that would permit the U.S. Department of Defense to issue a Secret clearance.

Candidates must possess a degree in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering (advanced degrees preferred).

5+ Years work experience.

Candidates should demonstrate experience and capability in one or more of the following areas: Analysis and Modeling of Ballistic and Cruise Missile Systems including Vehicle Design and Operation, Flight Dynamics, Missile Propulsion System Design, Performance Analysis, Supersonic/Hypersonic Aerodynamics Prediction, Missile Navigation, Guidance and Control, and Flight Test Data Analysis.


Company Overview: 

SEG is a very highly regarded provider of air and missile defense threat engineering, and combat, radar, and missile systems engineering and analysis products.  SEG is a fast-paced, exciting, and expanding company working in numerous growth areas, with principal customers that include the U.S. Navy, Missile Defense Agency, and industry.  SEG strikes a balance between the flexibility and personal feel of a small company and the rigorous and structured approach of a larger company, and offers outstanding compensation, benefits, and career growth opportunities.  SEG is headquartered in Columbia, MD.

We are an Affirmative Action / Equal Employment Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or any other protected characteristic. Reasonable accommodations may include but are not limited to, that which may enable individuals with disabilities and special disabled veterans to perform the essential functions of this position.

Columbia, Maryland

Telephonics is an advanced-technology leader, recognized globally for highly sophisticated surveillance, communications, analysis and integration solutions. Our systems are deployed across a wide range of land, sea and air applications, providing our aerospace, defense and commercial customers with a distinct tactical advantage in the most unpredictable environments. Whether you’re in engineering, program management, information systems, corporate administration or a wide range of other fields, we encourage you to consider making Telephonics your work home.

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