WANTED: An experienced Principal Simulation Engineer with demonstrated experience in flight simulations.
As a Principal Simulation Engineer you will:
Apply your experience to support aid in the development and maintenance of software used in the operation of flight simulators at the NASA Ames Research Center's SimLabs facilities.
Work with a team of driven, supportive and highly skilled professionals.
Receive a robust benefits package that includes Employee Stock Ownership Plan!
Enjoy flexibility managing your work hours and personal needs with a single accrual leave plan.
A week in the life of a Principal Simulation Engineer:
Lead teams to create, enhance, integrate and maintain aeronautical simulator.
Analysis, system and sub-system design, implementation and integration of math models for real time, piloted (HITL - human in the loop) six degrees of freedom, large scale, motion based, research and development simulator system/subsystem components.
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B.S. in Mechanical, Aeronautical, or Electrical Engineering
Minimum of 15 years experience with flight simulations or other equivalent experience
Demonstrate familiarity with systems engineering principles and processes
C or FORTRAN
Additional Desired Skills:
Experience with avionics
Working knowledge of the aviation industry, national airspace system standard operating procedures and air traffic control
Systems engineering; familiar with systems engineering principles and processes
Software assurance; familiar with software versioning and bug tracking tools like Git and Jira
strong aircraft model development capability