Rockwell Collins Sr Electrical Engineer - Post DPE (Sustaining) Engineering in Wilsonville, Oregon

Requisition ID: 11410

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 Electrical Engineer - Post DPE (Sustaining) Engineering to join our team in Wilsonville, OR (1700). 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 join our Post DPE (Sustaining) Engineering team in supporting Operations, Quality, and Customer Support for both Commercial and Government Head-Up Guidance Systems. Our team is part of design engineering, partnering with new product development to provide hands on engineering analysis and troubleshooting of avionics products for our in-house manufacturing team, making improvements, dealing with obsolescence through evaluation & redesign as necessary, and providing feedback to our product development teams.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer with a background in engineering change management and operations support who is passionate, enjoys working with a team of talented people, and is eager to take on challenges. Rockwell Collins is proud to be providing avionics products to major aircraft programs. As part of this team, you will be exposed to a variety of world class products, and have the ability to contribute significantly to the advancement & support of our award winning products around the globe!

Job Responsibilities

  • Analyze and troubleshoot complex avionics electronic systems and printed circuit assemblies for Head-Up Guidance Systems, such as LCD display electronics and graphic display processing electronics

  • Analyze and redesign printed circuit assemblies for obsolescence and product improvement

  • Act as the engineering expert resource for manufacturing and service center to investigate and troubleshoot real time electronic assembly failures

  • Evaluate current production and customer returned circuit assemblies to identify failure trends, implement methods of preventing future failures, and communicate findings to improve next-generation designs

  • Recommend robust engineering solutions for design and manufacturing issues including product test, and coordinate implementation with production, program management and design engineering teams

  • Support NPI builds and represent sustaining engineering in the development of new designs

  • Support internal and external customers, potentially interfacing directly with external customers

  • Review metrics and hardware defects trends, identify systemic root causes and promote process improvements.

  • Recommend new approaches, tools and techniques that drive continuous improvement in hardware development and manufacturing processes

Basic Qualifications

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

  • US Citizenship or Permanent Resident (Green Card) required

  • Possess a high level of understanding of analog and digital circuit designs and is fluent in troubleshooting mixed signal systems

  • Strong technical, analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to effectively communicate throughout all levels of the organization

  • Demonstrate high energy and optimism when working on all projects

  • Commitment to quality and improvement

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.