Flight Simulator Engineer - 26820 in Atlanta, GA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 11/5/2019

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Job Description

JobID: 376834

Johnson Service Group is currently recruiting candidates for a Flight Simulator Engineer role in Atlanta, GA 30354

Contract duration: 12+ months

Job Description / Responsibilities:

  • Performs software troubleshooting, research, design, testing and integration of changes to ensure simulators are compliant with FAA mandated requirements and pilot/maintenance training needs.
  • Act as project manager during the building of new simulators and vendor supported modifications.
  • Performs acceptance of new simulators, supports the recurrent qualification of simulators.
  • Designs and integrates modifications to simulators to ensure commonality with aircraft fleet
  • Communicate with and provide feedback to Managers, team members, customers and other affected parties regarding project status so all parties are effectively informed.


  • Extensive technical training and experience in flight simulation required.
  • Analytical, mathematical, organizational, decision making and administrative skills, and capability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Technical leadership, mentoring and judgment.
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills, including technical writing.
  • Demonstrated overall understanding and application of FAA requirements and regulations.
  • Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product.
  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret aircraft and simulator schematics and wiring diagrams.
  • Knowledge of real-time simulation, host computer architecture and language, operating systems, programming languages, and peripheral devices.
  • Read and comprehend complex technical concepts associated with flight simulation.
  • Programming experience in languages such as Fortran and C/C++.
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science or related degree preferred.