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IanHenry
February 21st, 2016, 09:47
There's a job being advertised on a job agency website (Indeed) here in the U.K. Here's what their looking for:


Typhoon Simulator Instructor Pilot-00038753
Description

Typhoon Simulator Instructor Pilot

Would you like to be responsible for the provision of high quality synthetic training support? We currently have a vacancy for a Typhoon Simulator Instructor Pilot at our site in RAF Lossiemouth.

As a Typhoon Simulator Instructor Pilot, you will be delivering training to aircrew, synthetically as and when required. You will also be a subject Matter Expert (SME) and will be responsible for advising on any Operator Issues that arise.

As an instructor you will be required to produce accurate, objective and well-reasoned assessments of student performance and to design and deliver remedial exercises according to student needs. You will contribute to maintaining a strong Flight Safety culture throughout the Typhoon Training Facility.

This will require you to retain a high level of knowledge of the Typhoon systems and of front line Typhoon tactics, doctrines and of all other friendly and threat weapon systems.


Your main responsibilities as a Typhoon Simulator Instructor Pilot will involve:

Delivering high quality pilot training support and instruction to all Typhoon Squadrons utilising network capable synthetic training devices

Provisioning synthetic device technical and training expertise to constantly develop and evolve Typhoon training syllabi and scenario's to meet the customer's need

Maintaining a focus on military ethos within the Typhoon Training Facility

Instilling and maintaining a strong flight safety culture throughout the Typhoon Training Facility

Maintaining currency and knowledge of RAF Typhoon Force SOP's and TOP's

Reporting to maintenance personnel of defects in Synthetic device equipment, and close liaison with maintenance personnel to ensure that the Synthetic devices replicate the performance, handling and modification states of the aircraft

Producing written reports and the accurate, objective and well-reasoned assessments of pilot performance


Your skills and qualifications:

Fast-Jet Instructor

Typhoon QPI – desirable

Multi Role experience – Ground Attack and Air Defence

Recent Cockpit Experience

Simulator Instructional Experience

Typhoon Instructional experience (Live or Synthetic) – desirable


What we're looking for in you:

You will be a highly motivated individual who will be completely at ease in a team of like-minded people. You will be flexible, resourceful and innovative to enable the continued delivery and development of world-leading Typhoon Pilot Training. Someone who is excited about the opportunity to work in a challenging, customer focused organisation.


Salary: Competitive

Location: RAF Lossiemouth


BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

Military Air & Information

The Military Air & Information (MAI) business has been structured to create a focused business, designed to meet the current and future requirements of our customers. The MAI business has an unrivalled track record and expertise in the development, delivery and support of military air platforms, components and technologies through Typhoon, F-35 Lightning II, Tornado and Hawk.

MAI has the capability to provide customers with information superiority through the delivery of actionable intelligence and information, together with the provision of innovative information systems and services. MAI recognises training as a key enabler to deliver military capability, bringing together experience in the analysis, design, build and delivery of training solutions to military customers around the world. This is a powerful combination.

Working as an integral part of the team delivering information superiority and effective air power, our aim is to give real advantage to our customers worldwide. Trusted to deliver - always.


BAE Systems welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Inspiring Work, Inspiring People


Job
Engineering
Primary Location
GB-SCO-Morayshire-RAF Lossiemouth
Other Locations
GB-SCO-FIF-RAF Leuchars, GB-ENG-LIN-RAF Coningsby

Closing Date
04/Mar/16, 11:59:00 PM

I wonder if many years in FSX will make me qualified?


Ian
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Dev One
February 21st, 2016, 10:24
Not many with that experience to chose from methinks......advert is a sop to protect the desired applicant whose name is already on the job ticket....?
Don't think that FSX or P3D will come up to that standard unfortunately, but what an experience though, Flight Sim gaming par excellence.......
(Jealous!)
Keith

IanHenry
February 21st, 2016, 11:41
Not many with that experience to chose from methinks......advert is a sop to protect the desired applicant whose name is already on the job ticket....?
Don't think that FSX or P3D will come up to that standard unfortunately, but what an experience though, Flight Sim gaming par excellence.......
(Jealous!)
Keith
Yep, I think your right, the jobs already taken, they've just got to go through the motions of advertising it.


Ian