Flight Simulation Software Engineer - UK

Flight Simulation Software Engineer - UK

JOB TITLE: Flight Simulation Software Engineer - UK

About us:

At L3 Commercial Aviation we exist to make air travel safer and more efficient via our passion and commitment to creating a market-leading product in our full flight simulator. Innovation is in our DNA. Everyone here is driven by the exciting journey within an extraordinary team of people that are exposed to new challenges every day.

A career at L3 Commercial Aviation will set you apart from the rest. Joining our team means working alongside and learning from leaders in the industry. Talented engineers are at the heart of what we do. We work in a dedicated, dynamic, ever evolving business on a wide range of technologies and platforms at our state of the art facility.

What you will be doing:

As a Flight Simulation Software Engineer you will be part of the Simulation Technologies team, working on a wide variety of challenging activities such as: developing applications and tools for Windows or Linux; developing real-time simulation software; and integrating aircraft manufacturer’s software with our simulation software. There is the potential for worldwide travel.

You will need:

  • A solid and proven software engineering background
  • Experience in application / tools / real-time software development, testing, deployment and support
  • A working knowledge of: modern programming languages such as C, C++, C#; and tools such as Bitbucket, SourceTree, Eclipse, Visual Studio and Bamboo
  • A proven ability to work effectively under pressure as part of a high performing team
  • Knowledge of aviation-industry standards such as those published by ARInc would be beneficial.

We are looking for the bold and bright. We need engineers who are passionate about what we do and who want to work in a fast paced environment. If you have an inquisitive mind and can operate in an environment that provides autonomy and continued learning, L3 is for you.

Qualification and educational requirements:

  • An appropriate bachelor degree (with mathematics, science or engineering content) or equivalent technical experience


Our Values are an integral part of who we are. We seek candidates who share our values:

  • Integrity
  • Excellence
  • Accountability
  • Respect

Interview date: Week commencing 25 Feb 2019

Additional information: Applications will only be accepted from individuals who possess the eligibility to live and work within the EEA.

Note: This Job Description is not intended to be all inclusive. It is designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this job title. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the role. The employee may perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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Application deadline: Apr 22 2019






Airline Solutions
Job Type
Crawley, UK
Start date(s)
April, 04.22.2019
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