Controls Engineer

Adsys Controls
San Diego, CA
Jul 12, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Businesses & Consultants, Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

NOTE: Green Card holder or US Citizen required ***


Develop simulation models within a 6DOF simulation for UAV simulation and evaluation. Synthesize flight control law designs. Integrate simulation models and flight control laws within new or existing simulation architectures. Perform linear analysis as part of controller and simulation development and evaluation. Design and execute test sets to evaluate simulation and controller performance.

Job Responsibilities:

• Design, develop, and execute simulation modules within the Matlab/Simulink environment

• Meet defined requirements for simulation and flight control code characteristics

• Summarize and describe work performed via presentations and reports


B.S. or higher in Aero/Astro, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering. Minimum of 3 years' experience in industry, substantially in control design and/or simulation development. Be fluent in Matlab and Simulink. Experience with Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to support nimble small-team environment. Ability to rapidly master new and complex systems.

Preferred Additional Skills:

C or C++ development experience. Python or Java scripting experience.

Company Description
Adsys Controls develops advanced optical, laser, and control systems for aerospace, defense, and consumer technology markets. Our team is comprised of experts in precision control systems, embedded software, mechanical design, electronics design, optics, and systems engineering. We have provided control systems, payloads and other components for large scale aircraft, satellites, laser communications systems, medical devices, and semiconductor manufacturing plants. In addition to providing engineering services, we develop products including our XSight video processor, Arrow small gimbal payload, SkyScout sense and avoidance system for small UAS, Razor flight simulation system, LARS laser navigational system, and FireFly autopilot. We are always looking for talented and motivated engineers to join our team in advancing the state of the art.


San Diego, CA


Thu, 29 Jun 2017 14:58:53 PDT