Qualis Corporation is hiring a

Senior Position Navigation Timing (PNT) SME

Huntsville, United States

Qualis Corporation is seeking a Senior Position Navigation Timing SME with extensive knowledge of Alternative Position, Velocity, and Timing algorithms to join our team of well-qualified, diverse individuals at our Huntsville, AL office.

Essential Functions:

  • Develop and apply advanced algorithms, methods, theories, and research techniques in the investigation and solution of alternative position, velocity, and timing acquisition.
  • Demonstrated understanding of advanced estimation techniques, Kalman filters and enhanced Kalman filtering
  • Work amongst a highly technical team in a fast paced environment
  • Review literature, patents, and current practices relevant to the solution of assigned projects.
  • Define technical analysis methods, conduct independent research, and present findings.
  • Assist in preparing test documentation for inclusion in test and evaluation reports
  • Conduct investigations, analysis, and tests of considerable complexity.
  • Perform failure analysis and develop coarse of actions
  • Participate in integrated test teams
  • Develop and present technical white papers and executive level briefings.
  • Assist in develop of program technical approach and technical roadmap
  • Assist in develop of technical program plan, identify technical milestones, and ensure progress against the technical objectives


Minimum Requirements:

  • Master of Science (MS) Degree in a Mechanical, System, Electrical, Computer, Software, Aerospace, Aeronautical Engineering or another STEM program from an ABET accredited university.
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience in system engineering, design, analysis, and test of algorithm development
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in modeling and simulation development, and applying advanced mathematic techniques to solve challenging guidance, navigation, or control problems
  • Candidate must posses a clear understanding of engineering principles such as but not limited to Global Navigation, Satellite System (GNSS), RF communications, measurement and estimation techniques, and error correction theory and implementation.
  • Candidate must have experience leading technical teams through a program development life cycle.
  • Candidate must have experience leading research & development efforts.
  • Candidate must have the ability to work with multidisciplinary teams
  • Candidate must have or have the ability to obtain a SECRET clearance.
  • Must be a US Citizen to obtain and maintain an active Secret clearance
  • Candidate must be located in or willing to relocate to Huntsville, AL.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PhD in Mechanical, System, Electrical, Computer, or other related technical Engineering discipline from an ABET-accredited university.
  • Top Secret Clearance preferred
  • Experience supporting projects for the Department of Defense
  • Knowledge of Kalman filtering or other optimization methods
  • Knowledge of software-defined radio platforms and design flow
  • Possess excellent time–management skills to contribute to multiple tasks concurrently
  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Possess excellent presentation skills


Qualis Corporation is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse and talented workforce who can contribute to the mission and vision of the Company. Our employees are our greatest asset and we promote a positive work environment, teamwork, professional growth, innovation, community involvement, flexible scheduling and a family-friendly work environment.

Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Vet/Disabled and a Participant in E-Verify

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