Simulation Engineer - Synthetic Environments

Simulation Engineer - Synthetic Environments

Job Title: Simulation Engineer - Synthetic Environments
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 04/01/21
Reference: 897035_1606406857
Contact Name: Lauren Byrne
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 26, 2020 16:07

Job Description

Our client is looking for an experienced Simulation Engineer (Synthetic Environments) to join them for a 6-month contract. This role will be primarily home based but may require travel once a week to their office in Crawley.

The candidate will have worked in the simulation industry of aviation and/or submarine/naval and shall possess a good working knowledge of both civil and military Systems. Ideally, the candidate will have working knowledge of simulating (modern) aircraft and/or naval vessels. This engineer will be working as part of a Software team alongside the System team and integrating with a wider project team.

The primary focus of the role is within the Tactical Environment, developing synthetic vehicles and their interfaces to environments. This includes Vehicle modelling, interfaces to in-vehicle systems and synthesised natural environment

Key Tasks
*Undertake the specification, design, implementation, test and integration of software in line with required standards.
*Capturing customer requirements, and in the absence of clearly defined specifications be able to understand the customer's underlying goals in order propose software requirements.
*Interface between the software design team and the systems IVVQ to traceable validation of software and system requirements.
*Ability to interact with customer to understand their needs.

*C++ Programming.
*Real-time software programming.
*Demonstrable ability in software analysis, design, test, and validation.
*Knowledge of requirements management tools (e.g. DOORS).
*Proven ability in Windows environment.
*Knowledge of aircraft, ships, and land vehicles, including their systems.

*Proven ability with software and simulation architectures, knowledge of HLA would be highly desirable.
*Proven ability with Computer Generated Forces (CGF).
*Knowledge of Tactical Datalinks (ideally Link-16).
*Knowledge of Python, JSON, UML, DIS.

Additional Information
Contract role
Duration 6 months
Home based
SC clearance

Please Note: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.