Computer Systems Engineer – Entry and Mid Level

  Job Title: Computer Systems Engineer 
  Job Location:   Tampa, FL   Industry:   Engineering
  Employment Status:   Full-time   Employment Type:   Employee
  Salary Range:   Negotiable   Manages Others:   No
  Career Level:   Entry Level   Years of Experience:   0-3 Years
  Mid-Level   3-5 Years
  Security Clearance:   Secret   Education:   BS in Computer Engineering or Computer Science


Job Description:

Design, develop, integrate and test software for the control of flight simulation systems. This position requires a strong computer systems background with a focus on Linux systems level programming, including process scheduling, device drivers and networking. Previous experience in the integration of aircraft communication systems (ARINC, MS-1553) and serial protocols is a plus. The ability to travel to installation sites to install and troubleshoot systems is a requirement. Minimum of bachelor’s degree in computer engineering or computer science or related field, or equivalent experience, and three years experience in related aircraft or flight simulator systems.

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum BS in Computer Engineering, or Computer Science. 
  • Proficiency with C/C and shell scripting in a Linux based environment
  • Experience with Python or other scripting languages
  • Candidate must be able to work in a team environment, or independently, as necessary, and be a self-starter who will attack designs and resolve problems effectively and efficiently.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills are required.
  • Must be a US Citizen.  
  • Must have or be able to obtain a Department of Defense Security clearance.
  • Candidate must be able to work in small confined spaces (simulator cockpits) 

General Qualifications:

  • Not required to supervise others.
  • Strong technical understanding with at least one area of specialization expected.

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to multi-task in fast-paced dynamic environment.
  • Required to communicate in English
  • Required to sit and use their hands and fingers, to handle or feel and to manipulate keys on a keyboard.
  • Required to stand, walk, reach with arms and hands, climb or balance, and to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
  • Vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
  • Available to perform travel from time to time
  • Candidate must be able to work in small confined spaces (simulator cockpits)

Work Environment:

  • While performing the responsibilities of the Computer Systems Engineer, the work environment characteristics are representative of an office environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate unless in a manufacturing area.