Rockwell Collins Sr Systems Engineer-Information Management On-board Systems in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 12853

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 Sr Systems Engineer-Information Management On-board 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

This position is to support and develop the Airbus A350 XWB IMO (Information Management On-board) system. This position will be responsible for building RC A350 IMO as the most reliable, responsive, and trusted product and team for our Airbus and airline customers. The effects of your decisions are long-lasting and influence the future adoption and growth of the A350 IMO solution.

Job Responsibilities

  • This engineer’s primary role will be to act as a Systems Engineer, writing System-level Requirements, System-level Testing and integrating the system as priorities dictate.

  • In addition to these tasks, this engineer could be called upon to support fielded products as and when they are returned from the customer. This would consist of contributing to determining root cause for customer returned goods.

  • This position will participate as a valuable member of an Agile Scrum Team, based on SAFe, tailored for Rockwell Collins, and further tailored for IMO team success. This position will be interacting with RC Cedar Rapids teammates, RC France teammates, and RC IDC teammates.

  • This position is responsible for the expected Scrum Team member tasks as called out in SAFe and tailored for the IMO team, maintaining awareness of project assignments, backlogs, and focusing on helping teammates achieve a high level of achievement, consistency, and success against the plan to build and deliver our A350 IMO project.

  • This position is expected to build team camaraderie, develop proactive and innovative solutions to project team problems encountered, and build engagement in the engineers involved in delivering IMO solutions.

  • Additional responsibilities may include:

  • Leading or contributing to engineering bids

  • Participating in systems requirements generation and validation

  • Participating in system testing and completion of certification documentation

  • Functional integration testing

  • Installation and certification support

Basic Qualifications

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

  • Organization - Plans, schedules and arranges own activities to accomplish objectives.

  • Quality - a passion toward meeting and exceeding our customer's product quality expectations

  • Analysis - Seeks support and input from key team members to support an in-depth analysis of a problem.

  • Coordinating - Works seamlessly with team members to ensure that all aspects of a task are covered appropriately

  • Dependability - Exerts consistent effort and extra effort as needed to provide quality results that are focused on the bottom-line

  • Judgment - Able to make quick and well-informed decisions that improve the quality of the IMO product

  • Resolving Conflict - Deals firmly and appropriately with conflict resolution in any situation.

  • Strong technical communication and writing skills.

  • Demonstrated commitment to learning, following, teaching and reinforcing established Engineering processes.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Rockwell Collins systems engineering and requirements development processes.

  • Must have demonstrated excellent team membership skills.

  • Ability to work with both on-shore, off-shore, RCI, and contract engineers

  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment, excellent interpersonal skills and proactive problem-solving abilities.

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.