Textron Software Support Specialist in Montreal, Canada

Software Support Specialist


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 ac hieve it, we need the help of a Software Support Specialist .

Reporting to the Software Configuration Manager, the Software Support Specialist will work closely with the Software Configuration Specialists and the Engineering department to resolve aircraft model discrepancies in the software by providing engineering model updates and testing the solutions in an advanced testing environment. Your help in correcting discrepancies will have a substantial impact in the acceptance of the Flight Simulation training Devices, culminating in the acceptance of the simulator and improved realism of the user experience!

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 !


  • Debug and correct SW configuration discrepancies

  • Debug and correct aircraft specific simulation models based on OEM’s data

  • Support in the resolution of non-aircraft specific issues on systems like the Motion, Visual and Audio of the simulator

  • Simulation software integration and testing of new software functionalities

  • Development of innovative solutions for the overall simulator environment, including tools and continuous improvements

  • Debug HW (cockpit panels, sound, motion and flight controls system) discrepancies and provide guidance for resolution

  • Assist in maintaining simulator software updates schedule

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.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Aerospace, Electrical, Mechanical, etc.)

  • Experience with C programming language

  • Ability to analyze system schematics

  • Knowledge of SW management/development tools (Vault, GitHub, MS Visual Studio, Eclipse)

  • Experience with LINUX / Windows OS

  • Available to travel up to 10% of the time

  • Experience with aircraft simulation is an asset

  • Fluent in English and knowledge of French

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: 270556