Principal Simulation Engineer

American Systems Mountain View , CA 94040

Posted 2 weeks ago

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.

Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States. We are a government services contractor focused on delivering Strategic Solutions to complex national priority programs with 100+ locations worldwide. Our employee-owners are encouraged to make a difference, implement new ideas in a collaborative environment, and focus on mission critical success. Through our focus on quality, strong cultural beliefs and innovation we deliver excellence every day. Join us!



Job Requirements

Required Education/Skills:

  • 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

Required Expertise:

  • C or FORTRAN

  • Linux

  • MatLab/Simulink

  • Hardware/Software Integration

Additional Desired Skills:

  • JAVA

  • C++

  • Project Management

  • 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

EOE M/F/Disability/Veterans

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