Simulator Engineer - Electronics / Avionics

Recruiter
Panache Associates Ltd
Location
Burgess Hill
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Simulator Engineer ? Electronics / Avionics

Our client is a leading provider in modelling, simulation and training for civil aviation and the defence sector. We have a great opportunity for a Simulator Engineer to work in the field of simulation engineering maintenance.

As a Simulator Engineer you will work with leading edge equipment / technology, which includes a stand-alone mode Simulators which can also all be linked to a Tactical Control Centre via a local area network to provide realistic operational training in a synthetic environment.

Candidates with avionics / Electronics / ICT experience within aerospace would be considered for this role.

RESPONSIBILITES

  • To perform all work in conjunction with standard operating procedures for the day-to-day operation of the Simulation Training Equipment.
  • To prepare the Simulation Training Equipment for daily operation using operational readiness checks.
  • To load the appropriate exercise scenario and other tasks required to prepare for specific training sessions.
  • To liaise as necessary with the customer before and after exercises.
  • To react quickly and decisively to restore failed equipment, including tools and test equipment, support items and computer software.
  • To perform preventative maintenance support on the Simulation Training Equipment and additional associated equipment according to the respective maintenance manuals.
  • To monitor system performance and analyse maintenance difficulties.
  • To perform all work in accordance with defined safety procedures and Company and contractual standards, processes and procedures.
  • To maintain current and accurate documentation.
  • To carry out Simulation Qualification testing as and when required by the appropriate authority.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

Sound simulation techniques experience based on working on computer systems, interfaces, hydraulics, instructor stations, image generators and display systems.

Knowledge and experience of a range of simulation software design methodologies ideal.

Sound aircraft system knowledge.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Allowance: It is expected that once settled and experienced, the individual will take accountability of one of our devices (ensuring it gets all the necessary regulatory approvals etc) ? they get an allowance for having this accountability which starts at 2kpa.

Benefits: Pension, share scheme, private medical, cash plan medical, 25 shifts holiday per annum

Shifts: The team work 4 on 4 off basis ? however this can be a mix of 2 days, 2 nights, 4 off or 4 days, 4 off, 4 nights, 4 off ? you will be on one pattern or the other.


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