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Engineer Software III

Date: Jun 24, 2022

Location: Broken Arrow, OK, US, 74012

Company: FlightSafety International

About FlightSafety International

FlightSafety International is the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays to commercial, government and military organizations. The company provides training for pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals from 167 countries and independent territories. FlightSafety operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full-flight simulators and award-winning maintenance training at Learning Centers and training locations in the United States, Canada, France and the United Kingdom.

Purpose of Position

Performs assignments designed to develop knowledge and abilities in all aspects of production of the computer hardware and software areas of the simulation products.

Tasks and Responsibilities

Responsible for the administration and maintenance of various operating systems across multiple platforms.

Responsible for setting up and maintaining the software file structure for each project.

Responsible for configuration management of the simulator software including setting up and maintaining the source control systems and performing software builds, packaging, and installation.

Supports the installation and implementation of device drivers for interfacing with hardware.

Responsible for supporting mathematical support library, systems utilities and debug packages under the direction of a more senior engineer.

Evaluates hardware and software to be installed on production and development computer systems under direction of a more senior engineer.

Maintain consistency and quality of simulation software packages and its implementation on production and development computer systems.

Support software developers and applications engineers in the programming and debugging of simulation software.

Assist with documenting Policies and Procedures to be used by training center technicians and simulation software developers.

Assist with documentation related to in-house and on-site software/hardware training classes which train employees and site technicians in up-to-date simulation environment, procedures, maintenance and trouble shooting.

Works with fellow software engineers, hardware engineers and management to affect a smoothly integrated system.

Reviews and utilizes the OS and simulation software logs to support and inform co-workers.

Travel, shift work, and special work hours may be required to accomplish some of the above tasks.

Minimum Education

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science

Minimum Experience

Four years related experience preferably in simulation; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Knowledge and expertise for this level usually results from internal progressive experience. However, selection for this position is based on the demonstrated ability of the person to successfully fulfill the requirements listed. C++ competency required.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Fortran 90, C and C++; Unix, Windows, Workstation and Server Operating Systems; Scripting Languages; MS Dev Studio; MS Visual Source Safe and Team Foundation Services; MS Office, including Power Point and Access; Emacs and VI a plusF

Physical Demands and Work Environment

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.

The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; climb or balance.

Must work with keyboard, mouse, and monitor for long periods of time.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places and fumes or airborne particles.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

FlightSafety is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.


Nearest Major Market: Tulsa
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma