Full-Time

Sr. Flight Control Systems CLAW Engineer

Updated on 5/30/2024

Supernal

Supernal

501-1,000 employees

Develops eVTOL vehicles for advanced air mobility

Hardware

Senior

Fremont, CA, USA

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Requirements
  • B.S. in aerospace or relevant engineering field
  • 5-8 years of experience in flight control algorithm design
  • Experience with actuator and motor control loops
  • Experience with mixing and blending of control surface commands
  • Experience with flight testing
  • Experience with sensor processing and Kalman filter design
  • Experience with requirement definition
  • Experience building control laws for unmanned aircraft
  • Experience with system identification and optimization tools
  • Experience in math model development of a physical system
  • Familiarity with DO-178B/C, DO-160, DO-254, ARP 4754A, ARP 4761
  • Expertise in MathWorks® tools for control algorithm development
  • Familiarity with FAA part 23/25/27/29 or other certification experience
  • Familiarity with aircraft handling quality requirements
  • Familiarity with DO-331
Responsibilities
  • Design and implement flight control algorithms for a VTOL aircraft
  • Conduct trade studies between different design considerations and control schemes
  • Define control system architecture for an aircraft
  • Conduct stability and control related analyses
  • Collaborate with Systems engineering team to define requirements
  • May require up to 10% of domestic and international travel

Supernal specializes in developing an electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) vehicle and a scalable, electrified, clean-energy ecosystem for Advanced Air Mobility, leveraging Hyundai Motor Group's automotive manufacturing expertise. The main technologies involved include eVTOL vehicle design and development, as well as ecosystem integration for Advanced Air Mobility.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Washington, District of Columbia

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

57%

2 year growth

267%