Simulator Support Specialist – CAE

Full Time @ Jobs in Qatar Sector: Airline & Aviation
  • Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted : November 24, 2021
  • Salary: Negotiable
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Job Description

Role And Responsibilities

CAE Middle East is recruiting a SIMULATOR SUPPORT SPECIALIST who will be part of a team providing Support for a fleet of Full Flight Simulators and Lower Level Training devices part of a Flight Crew Training Center located in Doha, Qatar. The position will report to the relevant local Group Leader Technical Operations.

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering with minimum of Five Years related experience.
  • Knowledge of CAE software and applications including but not limited to CAELIB, STARTEAM, Strive framework, Visual Systems, SIM XXI, Simfinity, Launchpad, ITMS.
  • Knowledge of C, C++ and FORTRAN programming languages and scripting languages (Perl).
  • Knowledge of Microsoft development tools for Windows platform (Visual Studio 6.0 and higher).
  • Knowledge of simulated systems and instruments/avionics interface including but not limited to SIM XXI, CAE R3 & R4 technology and 7000 XR.
  • Self-motivated, dynamic, team player.
  • Strong planning and organizational skill. Ability to adapt quickly to changes in technology.
  • Demonstrate flexibility and strong project and assigned tasks ownership as well as ability to work and make decisions unsupervised.
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems.
  • Result-oriented.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Good Knowledge of Windows Environment and PC hardware.
  • Knowledge of simulated systems and the interface with Aircraft instruments and avionics.
  • Good working knowledge of the following items: Operating system(s), Programming Language(s), Software and System Architecture, Software Development tools and utilities, Software configuration and Management Tools.
  • Ability to troubleshoot & debug integrated systems.
  • Good understanding of the relevant Configuration Management and Control process.
  • Good knowledge of Flight Aerodynamics.
  • Experience with Qualification Test Guide.
  • Good knowledge of local and International Regulations (EASA), with demonstrated experience, as they pertain to Flight Simulation Training Devices.


As a Simulator Support Specialist, you will be responsible for activities in the following areas:

  • Be the point of contact for any software related technical matter for all Simulators.
  • Define and Manage Simulator Configuration Control.
  • Participate in project reviews as required, review systems architecture to help ensure it meets requirements of project & lead s/w integration of the project.
  • Lead and offer technical S/W support to other support engineers.
  • Ensure proper communication within the team regarding simulator status and problems found.
  • Debug, Identify and participate actively in solving Software/Hardware problems, Implement fixes (Local and from CAE Mtl) on all simulators.
  • Short-term dispatch on AOG situation.
  • Will be involved in analysis, review and acceptance of Current & Initial Master QTGs for Simulators.
  • Support the recurrent running of Qualification Test Guide (QTG) & Simulator Flight Test Schedule (SFTS).
  • Manage Authorities reports for ALL simulators.
  • Correct QTG related deficiencies & Implement.
  • As applicable, be the main point of contact to the relevant Authorities for all QTG related issues for all simulators.
  • Support Service Level Agreement within the Middle-East region.
  • Flexible working hours to fit simulator availability. Off the roster, weekday shifts mainly. Possible Roster shift work on temporary basis to replace vacation or sickness leaves when required.
  • Interact with customers, other engineers, Authorities and air crews.
  • Regional and International Travel may be required to support other TCOPS location.

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