Textron Project Technical Lead (2-5 years' experience) in Montreal, Canada

Project Technical Lead (2-5 years' experience)


How do you train the best pilots in the world? How do you prepare pilots to have the safest, smoothest, surest flights?

That’s what drives us at TRU Simulation Training . And to do achieve it, we need the help of a Project Technical Lead .

Reporting to the Director of Project Engineering, the Project Technical Lead will be involved in the technical specification, design and management of specific technology and engineering projects which are cross discipline in nature. The candidate will be involved at the conceptual phase of the project; will be responsible for gathering and documenting the requirements, delegating the requirements to the various engineer departments and tracking the project against the documented requirements.

Additionally, the candidate will take responsibility of specific technical documentation for use in R&D claims, customer requirement reviews and product support documentation.

Work with different state-of-the-art aircraft: check!

Work with cutting edge simulation technology: check!

Challenges: check!

Come join us at TRU Simulation Training !


  • Work with Director & VP Engineering to identify projects, relating to technologies required for existing or future programs.

  • Meet with customers, internal and external, to gather and document project specification and functional requirements of specific engineering projects.

  • Work with engineering managers to ensure technical requirements are understood and integrated into project schedules and plans.

  • Work with assigned engineers to fulfil the project deliverables based on agreed upon project schedule and requirements.

  • Organize design reviews and participate in creation of meeting minutes.

  • Report to Director & VP Engineering on status of projects, specifically relating to the fulfillment of technical requirements, schedule and cost.

  • Create and maintain project’s data map.

About TRU:

TRU Simulation Training is a leader in aviation simulation and training, preparing our customers with true-to-life experiences. Driven by innovation and safety, our products help pilots and maintainers achieve daily success in aviation.

We are proudly backed by our parent company, Textron, Inc. (NYSE: TXT), a Fortune 500 known worldwide for aviation and defense brands including Bell Helicopter, Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker and Textron Systems.



  • 2-5 years of experience in aircraft simulation products is essential.

  • Any years of experience in Project Engineering in aircraft simulation products is an asset.

  • Bachelor degree in aerospace engineering or equivalent is essential.

  • Knowledgeable in Program Management is essential (Agile Management an asset).

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Project is essential.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) is essential.

  • Knowledgeable and experience in Requirements Management an asset.

  • Knowledgeable in engineering tools and programming an asset.

  • Knowledgeable in engineering budget creation and monitoring is an asset

Job Engineering

Primary Location CA-Quebec-Montreal

Recruiting Company TRU Simulation Training, Inc.

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 267100