Rockwell Collins Software Engineer - New Grad - Information Mgmt Systems in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 14372

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 Software Engineer - New Grad - Information Mgmt Systems 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 searching for a Software Engineer to join our Airborne Information Solutions team in Cedar Rapids, IA (1000). Join a dedicated cross-functional team of engineers that creates information management software in a strategic growing sector that keeps planes connected!

As Software Engineer, you will develop embedded software and database software for the growing field of information management solutions. You will have the opportunity to work on all phases of the software life cycle and contribute to development of our next generation of devices flown around the world! We are seeking individuals with the technical skills and personal leadership to help enhance networking and communications systems development. A relocation package is available for qualified candidates.

Applies a systematic, disciplined, quantifiable approach to the construction, analysis, or management of software. Uses independent judgment to make decisions in day-to-day job responsibilities the majority of the time under general supervision.

This position requires commitment of professional hours that may require working beyond a typical 40 hour work week.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design,develop, and document software within an embedded Windows, Linux, or Hosted Ground Server software system.

  • Participate in cross-functional team efforts for integration and verification of software.

  • Participate in Design and Code Reviews with other members of the team.

  • Implement change management and tracking of software requirements baseline.

  • Use test equipment (e.g. Logic Analyzers) and software debugging tools (e.g. Wireshark) to integration & test products. Apply techniques to identify root causes.

  • Individual tasks may vary

  • Apply knowledge: Product domain, Requirements, Design, Development, Test and Release software processes, tools, methods and coding best practices with primary emphasis on software design and development.

  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to incorporate the appropriate RC processes and tools into product development, resulting in increased product quality and improving customer satisfaction.

  • Design, code, integrate, regression test, test and document software in areas such as: software problem reports, change requests, software components, and software test scripts.

  • Perform software debugging using appropriate techniques and tools.

  • Performs in cross-functional team efforts in integration, verification and validation for products and sub-systems.

  • Provides engineering estimates for own work on tasks similar to those previously performed.

  • Contribute to software engineering requirements capture, analysis and creation for well-defined software designs.

  • Individual job duties may vary.

  • Skills in Object Oriented design with either Java, C# (.net), or C++ Skills in SQL or web service languages

  • Understand networking protocols or network security

  • Successful candidates will have the above plus:

  • Skills and experience in both Windows Embedded and Linux Operating Systems

  • Experience in Python (or scripting)

  • Experience with Software integration, validation & verification processes

  • Have strong collaboration & team building skills.

  • Additional experience a plus:

  • Experience with Cellular connectivity and Wi-Fi connectivity

  • Understand Cyber-Security threat modeling & PKI infrastructures

Basic Qualifications

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

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.