GPS-PNT Communications Intern
OH - Beavercreek
Thank you for your interest in joining the Centauri team. Together, we can leverage the next generation of advanced technologies to deliver industry-leading capabilities across land, air, sea, space, and cyberspace. Our goal is to deliver innovative solutions using an agile, mission-first approach to address the most difficult technical challenges facing our customers. The only way that we can tackle these challenges is by recruiting the brightest minds in the industry to join our team.
Centauri is a technology-driven company providing high-end, creative software and engineering solutions to critical national security missions across space, cyber, ISR, missile defense and intelligence domains. Bringing together the brightest minds in STEM, intelligence operations and analysis, with a culture that attracts innovators, difference-makers and entrepreneurs, our teams are dedicated to solving the most complex challenges to help keep our nation safe.
Together, we can leverage the next generation of advanced technologies to deliver industry-leading capabilities across land, air, sea, space, and cyberspace. Our goal is to deliver innovative solutions using an agile, mission-first approach to address the most difficult technical challenges facing our customers. The only way that we can tackle these challenges is by recruiting the brightest minds in the industry to join our team.
GPS-PNT Communications Intern
The successful candidate with have directly applicable experience in one or more disciplines of GPS, PNT, and/or Communications engineering. This position reports to the Position, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) Supervisor in support of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) receiver integration, GNSS receiver testing and the PANACEA virtual GNSS test system onsite support. This support includes the ability to perform hardware-in-the-loop testing by integrating hardware and assets with software tools, and the ability to articulate simulation/test results. A successful candidate has a high interest in GNSS and GNSS receivers. The successful candidate must be comfortable dealing with requirements changes, be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Provides technical onsite support for all products - training provided
Provides technical demonstrations and explains product capabilities to customers
Develops GNSS receiver software controllers for use in PANACEA and RxStudio
Understands and implements all aspects of the software development lifecycle - material provided
Actively participates in all PANACEA hardware and software verification testing efforts
Understands the GNSS RF environment and GNSS Navigation Warfare (NAVWAR) threats
Develop PANACEA and RxStudio user and test documentation
Working toward a Bachelor's (rising Junior or Senior) or Master's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or equivalent
Ability to work independently/efficiently and to thrive in a fast-paced environment, as well as the ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams
Strong interest in GNSS and GNSS Receivers
Strong communications skills
Some experience in Satellite Remote Sensing or Communications
US Citizen and ability to acquire/retain a security clearance
1-3 years' experience in GPS-PNT-Communications engineering (preferably in GNSS)
1-3 years' experience in Hardware Serial Communications
Strong working knowledge of C# or the knowledge of a similar language with the ability to learn quickly
Centauri is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law.