17 days old

Sr Spec, Field Engineering

England, AR 72046

Job Title: Sr Spec, Field Engineering

Job Code: IMS20200705-45334

Job Location: Waddington,UK

Job Description:

The Senior Specialist Field Engineer Flight Simulator Operator provides daily operations and sustainment of an RC-135 Flight Simulator supporting the Royal Air Force customer at RAF Waddington, Lincoln UK.  The position requires a variety of responsibilities in the electronic, mechanical, and optical areas.  Applies comprehensive knowledge to solve complex problems by interpreting manufacturers' manuals or similar documents.  Capable of utilizing various computer languages and operating systems; LINUX, UNIX, and Windows. 

*Perform software troubleshooting and discrepancy resolution

*Implement software changes to configured training system baseline software

*Install changes and updates to training system hardware and software as authorized utilizing documented procedures

*Develop, maintain, and publish device schedules and tracking metrics.

*Conduct and document preventative maintenance checks required for simulator and support equipment

*Install, calibrate, and maintain flight simulators and other support equipment

*Troubleshoot, repair, and document malfunctions in maintenance data collection records

*Perform system check-out of simulator and support equipment modifications

*Maintain security and cybersecurity posture, performing simulator system checks, scans and audits


Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience is desired.  

*8-10 years’ experience as a flight simulator operator, technician, or simulation engineer or related field

*Knowledge and experience working in a LINUX, UNIX based computer system environment

*Ability to read and interpret schematics and electrical diagrams.

*CompTIA Security +, A+, and/or Network + certificates are a plus

*Must be familiar with hydraulic systems and knowledgeable on simulation computers/interfaces

*Must be capable of operating independently or in small teams with good customer relations and communications skills

*Must also have the initiative and ability to study and learn these complex systems with a minimum of instruction or outside help

*Knowledge and experience with the current RC-135V/W avionic systems or equivalent platform is highly desired

*This is a Field Service position and may require travel

*Must be able and willing to live in the United Kingdom

*Member must be able to lift 50 lbs and climb ladders

*Member must possess at least a Secret level DoD security clearance and maintain such clearance.


Posted: 2020-05-18 Expires: 2020-06-17

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