Role and Responsibilities
Entry level Comms engineer responsible for assisting senior level engineers in design, documentation, implementation, and test of Comms simulation models and associated simulator hardware.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Responsible for code, test, and documentation of computer system software designs, requiring the application of current industry design concepts and utilization of basic technical writing skills. Particular emphasis will be placed on schedule, performance, budget, and other skills not normally attained in college. Assignments will be geared towards learning real-time programming techniques for flight simulation applications including simulation support software. Good interpersonal skills are required in this position as interfacing with fellow group members and other engineering group members is required. The person in this position will be expected to report work status concisely and accurately to the Engineering Manager as requested. Must be able to perform effectively as part of the project "team".
Requirements Review system requirements and assist with initial design.
Preliminary Design Collect data, assist with preliminary design and prepare for preliminary design review.
Detailed Design Assist with detailed design efforts and prepare for critical design review.
Code & Test Assist with coding individual software modules for Comms systems, perform software systems off-line testing.
HSI Assist with hardware/software integration on simulator, create and run acceptance test procedures for Comms systems.
Customer Acceptance Assist with correction of technical deficiencies of Comms systems and finalize test procedures.
On site Acceptance Assist in completion of final updates to documentation packages, assist with final acceptance of Comms systems.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
B S degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or other engineering fields with an emphasis on software design.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required. All communications must be in English.
Analytical math skills necessary to complete the required tasks.
Technical areas of expertise must include: current software development methodologies and tools (C/C++)
Related skill areas should include: technical writing and presentation.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems.
Must be eligible for DoD Personal Security Clearance
Must comply with all company security and data protection / usage policies and procedures. Personally responsible for proper marking and handling of all information and materials, in any form. Shall not divulge any information, or afford access, to other employees not having a need-to-know. Shall not divulge information outside company without management approval. All government and proprietary information will be accessed and stored electronically on company provided resources.
Work Environment and Physical Demands
May be required to sit down for long lengths of time.
May be required to climb stairs.
Must be able to travel CONUS and to International sites
Must be able to climb stairs to enter and exit a simulator
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for their job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
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CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.
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