Simulator Engineer - Electronics / Avionics

Panache Associates Ltd
Burgess Hill
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
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.


  • 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.


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.


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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