Flight Simulator Specialist Integration

Recruiter
Rise Technical Recruitment Limited
Location
Shrewsbury
Salary
57000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
29 Aug 2018
Closes
19 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Flight Simulator Specialist (Integration)
GBP47,000 - GBP57,000 + Ongoing training + Pension + Flexi work + UK/Overseas travel
Shrewsbury

Do you have technical flight simulator experience and looking to join a leading engineering / training simulation specialist where you will be the 'go to onsite expert' and have full product ownership?

Opportunity for someone looking to become the sole onsite technical specialist at a customer's site whilst working in a business that offers sustainable long term careers and values work life balance!

Established over 70 years ago, our client is an international manufacturing, training, and simulation expert that works across the Defence, Medical, oil and gas industries. Renowned for offering full turnkey training solutions, this is large organisation with smaller business values and has a reputation for staff retention, work life balance, continuous training and career progression opportunities???. Perfect for someone looking for a long term career move!

You will be responsible for building complex flight and land simulators used by customers in mission critical operations. Working at customers site, you will have full technical ownership including; updating computers, avionics systems, visual and various other systems on simulators, Hands on interaction with multiple software and hardware platforms, Hardware setup and integration, Software scripting, debugging and integration. Occasional travel is expected between 2 other sites in the midlands (up to 100 days within the UK per year).

This is the perfect opportunity for someone looking to for a technically diverse role with a business offering a long term stable position where you will be the classified as the onsite specialist.

The role;

* Updating, fixing, fault-finding computers, avionic systems, visual and other systems on simulators.
* Hands on interaction with multiple software and hardware platforms.
* Hardware / Software setup and integration.
* Software scripting, debugging and integration.
* Schedule and coordinate hardware and software integration tasks with other groups.
* up to 3 months for initial training in Montreal, Canada.
* Mainly based in Shrewsbury but covering 2 other sites.

The person must have/be;

* Experience on full flight simulators
* Experience in C/C++ development (Modifications / Fault-finding
* Some basic scripting experience
* Able to do some UK travel (Up to 100 days a year)
* Able to do initial training in Montreal, Canada
* eligible for security clearance (continuously lived in the UK for the past 5 years)

If you are interested in applying for the role, please click apply.

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