Rockwell Collins Senior Systems Engineer - Airborne Products & Systems Engineering in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 11280

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 Systems Engineer - Airborne Products & Systems Engineering 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

Come be a part of the Airborne Products & Systems Engineering directorate System Integration team. The engineer in this position will be working with the Rockwell Common Avionics Architecture System (CAAS) and/or missionized Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion® systems. The candidate will perform system integration tasks with support from more experienced system integration engineers.

Job Responsibilities

This role requires an individual with a broad range of skills and knowledge in system, software, and hardware engineering; interface protocols; and general problem solving. The role involves designing interfaces among multiple subsystems to ensure the system functions as intended. The role is highly dynamic, often requiring coordination among the various subsystem teams and rapid resolution of technical issues that arise. The individual filling the role has the opportunity to quickly become recognized as a critical resource for program execution and will gain knowledge of the complete system over time which enables them to provide input into future system/software architecture designs.

The selected candidate will contribute on a team involved in most phases of systems engineering projects: capture of system requirements, system design, test development, system integration, verification, and validation. The selected candidate will work closely with System Leads, Domain/Software Leads, Verification, & Validation (IV&V) Leads to ensure that the system meets requirements and expectations, and satisfies program cost and schedule constraints.

The selected candidate will be involved with items as follows:

  • Logical Interface Design

  • System Configuration Files

  • Network Configuration Tables

  • Switch Configuration Tables

  • Virtual Machine Configuration Tables

  • System I/O Tables

  • Creation of system configuration artifacts

  • Setup and support of software development equipment

  • System Integration Facility (Lab)

  • Software Development stations

  • General Lab support to Systems and Domain/Software teams

  • System technical performance measurement

  • Configuration table release coordination

  • DO-178B Level A development

Basic Qualifications

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

  • US Citizenship

  • Ability to obtain a DoD Security Clearance

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.