Rockwell Collins Java Software Engineer in Richardson, Texas

Requisition ID: 10579

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 Java Software Engineer to join our team in Richardson, TX (1060). 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

Rockwell Collins is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Senior JAVA Software Engineer position to support airborne platforms and ground based systems across multiple programs. This opportunity requires an individual who can perform a number of key software lifecycle development activities, including the design, development and the integration testing of mission systems software. The candidate should be self-motivated and willing to work in a fast paced environment as part of a dynamic and growing software development team. Additionally, the candidate should be experienced with common software engineering tools and practices.

Job Responsibilities

Designing, configuring and developing complex system architectures using Virtual Machines (VMs)

Design, development, and integration testing of mission systems software

Coding in Java using industry standard Object Oriented design principles

Developing applications on Red Hat Linux (RH7) or equivalent

Working collaboratively in a team oriented environment

Individual job duties may vary.

Basic Qualifications

Candidates must have the following experience:

*At least 3 years of hands on coding in Java using industry standard Object Oriented design principles

*Experience developing applications on Red Hat Linux (RH7) operating systems or the equivalent

*Experience designing, configuring and developing complex system architectures using Virtual Machines (VMs), going beyond just setting up or doing application development on VMs

*Experience in all software lifecycle disciplines including design, implementation, and test

*Proficiency in industry standard IDE tools (such as Eclipse, Visual Studio or equivalents)

*Proficiency in industry standard configuration management tools (such as SVN, GIT, Clearquest/Clearcase or equivalents)

The following experience is desirable:

*Experience developing software for military applications and/or experience of working government programs

*Experience with build and test automation tools

*Experience developing on Windows Desktop/Windows Server operating systems

*Familiarity with Atlassian Software Development and Collaboration tools (such as JIRA, Confluence, JAMA, Bamboo)

*Experience with code analysis tools (such as Coverity or equivalents).

*Understanding of Network Management fundamentals

*Working knowledge of scripting languages such as Perl, bash, etc.

Candidates should possess the following attributes:

*Positive attitude that is adaptable to change, enjoys learning new technologies, and contributes to a positive work environment

*Strong collaboration skills that facilitate effective communication with teammates, both Systems and Software engineers, in order to make sound engineering decisions

*Exceptional communication skills. Must be able to communicate technical issues, risks, and status in both written and oral form

*Disciplined approach to developing high quality software

*Ability to work with remote sites and team members; build relationships with global engineering team

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.