Flight Simulator Engineer (Dublin) Job at Ryanair – in Dublin

AFA (a Ryanair training partner) is currently recruiting for a SIM Engineer to join their team. Based at the AFA training facility in Santry, Dublin, you will have be responsible for maintaining our flight simulator equipment to applicable EASA regulatory standards.

The Role:
Perform daily readiness checks to ensure FSTDs are ready for daily operation

Maintain the Compliance Monitoring System (CMS) in accordance with current EASA regulatory requirements

Maintain the Safety Management System (SMS) in accordance with current EASA regulatory requirements

Review and implement aircraft and vendor service bulletins (FSB/SB)

Install and verify aircraft loadable software (NDB, TDB, etc.)

Liaise with aircrew at the technical level on aircraft systems to resolve defects

Liaise with technical inspectors at initial and recurrent qualifications

Liaise with FSTD vendors to rectify defects requiring vendor support

Run and check the scheduled Quality Test Guide (QTG) Tests

Design and embody modifications on the simulators to maintain compatibility with Ryanair fleet using hardware and software engineering skills

Conduct technical defect clearance with nominated flight crew

Conduct a subjective evaluation session of FSTD performance with flight crew

Conduct a subjective evaluation session of a visual database with flight crew

Maintain compliance with the local health and safety regulations

Complete any other tasks that are reasonably required to carry out the daily operation of a Flight Simulator Training Centre


Recognized Apprenticeship or Adult Training in electronic and avionic engineering

A background in aviation/flight simulation

At least five years’ experience in military and/or civilian Flight Simulation for the experienced positions

Proven track record of excellent customer service working with both internal and external customers

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to liaise with work colleagues, vendors, suppliers and end users

About the Company

Company: Ryanair –

Company Location:  Dublin

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