Rockwell Collins Senior Electrical Engineer - Digital Hardware in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 11967

Want to work with some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet? Do you value relationships, commitment, innovation and integrity? Want to be a part of a company that has been named numerous times as America's Best Employer in Aerospace and Defense by Forbes magazine?

Then Rockwell Collins is the place for you. Join our team and build a rewarding career while helping to deliver the most trusted source of aviation and high-integrity solutions in the world.

We are currently searching for a Senior Electrical Engineer - Digital Hardware to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA (1000). A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates. Employing some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet is not by chance. People from all over the globe choose Rockwell Collins as the place to build a rewarding career, while helping create and deliver communications, integration, and engineering solutions that our global customers demand so that our world keeps moving and stays connected. It's an exciting time to become a part of our team. Join us and discover how high your career can soar at Rockwell Collins.

Job Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated Senior Electrical Engineer who is prepared to tackle a wide variety of design challenges working within a multi-disciplined team. This position will include investigation and development of new technologies to be used in military airborne platforms, both fixed and rotary wing. The selected candidate will design, develop, document, verify, qualify, troubleshoot, and transition electronic hardware of simple to high complexity. They will work closely with a multi-disciplined support staff to assure defined requirements are consistently met in all phases of a product's lifecycle.

Job Responsibilities

Primary assignments will be the development of digital circuit board designs (processors, peripherals, DSP, I/O, interconnect, etc) within avionic products. Specific equipment includes Control Display Units, Mission Computers, Data Transfer Units, Ethernet-Based Networking Equipment, and IntegratedComputing Systems This position performs activities that span all phases of the hardware development lifecycle, including program pursuit, requirements capture, design, integration, verification, and factory transition. The selected candidate will work closely with Systems, Software, Mechanical, Environmental Effects, Manufacturing/Operations and Design-to-Cost staff to assure defined requirements are consistently met. Knowledge of high speed digital circuit board design, design for EMI control, manufacturability, testability and thermal control methods are required.

Basic Qualifications

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline.

  • Applicant must have or be capable of obtaining a US Department of Defense (DoD) security clearance (US Citizenship required).

  • Applicant must have domain knowledge of digital electronics and experience designing high speed digital circuit boards.

Desired Skills/Experience:

  • Additional design skills that would be of key benefit involve knowledge of applicable MIL-STDs, DO Specifications, Ethernet, PCI/PCIe, ARINC 429, VHDL, and boundary scan.

At Rockwell Collins, we believe a solid work-life balance creates a healthy lifestyle and inspires creativity and innovation. We value our people and invest in their development, growth and success at our company by providing development opportunities through Rockwell Collins University, networking, mentoring, and tuition reimbursement.

And that's just for starters.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

  • Company-paid winter holiday shutdown for most locations

  • Generous 401(k) plan that matches 62.5 percent of the first 8 percent of eligible compensation you contribute (or 5 percent if you save 8 percent)

  • An Incentive Pay Plan based upon company performance

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • And more

Interested yet? Apply now and embark on your next worthwhile adventure!

Rockwell Collins is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.