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
  • The 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 a 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 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.

Note: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job.

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It is the policy of ASI to comply with all the relevant and applicable provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and its Amendments.  ASI will not discriminate against any qualified employee or job applicant with respect to any terms, privileges, or conditions of employment because of a person’s physical or mental disability.  ASI also will make reasonable accommodation wherever necessary for all employees or applicants with handicaps, disabilities, provided that the individual is otherwise qualified to safely perform the duties and assignments connected with the job and provided that any accommodations made are not undue hardship for ASI.