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Textron Software Engineer - TRU Simulation Training in Lutz, Florida

Software Engineer - TRU Simulation Training



The Software Engineer is a highly-motivated and self-driven team player that has the ability to perform in a dynamic prototyping environment. The preferred candidate will understand and employ current software design methodologies and have a strong desire for innovation. This candidate is an experienced software engineer with broad technical knowledge, who can design and develop software from requirements, lead root-cause analysis, communicate options for resolution and provide recommendations for software defects.


  1. Design, develop, integrate, test, and document flight simulator software

  2. Work closely with engineers of varying disciplines to meet project requirements

  3. Develop acceptance test procedures to validate software models

  4. Recommend, incorporate, and/or alter new and existing simulator designs and documentation

  5. Participate in engineering design reviews

  6. Perform hardware/software integration & testing on flight simulator training devices

  7. Provide engineering staff with recommendations for software/hardware enhancements

  8. Research and analyze data, such as customer design proposal, specifications, and manuals to determine feasibility of design or application



  • Bachelor’s degree required in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.

  • Related technical engineering experience preferred


  • Proficiency in C/C

  • Proficiency with Unix/Linux Operating Systems

  • Experience developing physics or GUI based models is a plus

  • Familiarity with the following is preferred:

  • Software design processes and best practices

  • Software development tools

  • GL Studio/OpenGL

  • Aviation terminology

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Professional and diplomatic demeanor

  • Strong sense of accountability and integrity

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Ability to deal with change and work in a dynamic environment

  • Travel required

_ The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. _

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Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Florida-Lutz

Recruiting Company TRU Simulation Training, Inc.

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 297775