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Business Unit Collins Aerospace Req ID 01414776 Date posted 11/19/2020 City Cedar Rapids State/Province Iowa Country/Region United States

Date Posted:

2020-11-18-08:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498-0505 USA

At Collins Aerospace, we’re dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry – all to redefine aerospace.

Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies– Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems – we’re driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. Every day we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever. Together we chart new journeys, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer.

We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE.


Our Avionics team advances aviation electronics and information management solutions for commercial and military customers across the world. That means we’re helping passengers reach their destination safely. We’re connecting aircraft operators, airports, rail and critical infrastructure with intelligent data service solutions that keep passengers, flight crews and militaries connected and informed. And we’re providing industry-leading fire protection and safety systems that our customers can count on when it matters most. Are you ready to learn from the most knowledgeable experts in the industry, develop the technologies of tomorrow and reach new heights in your career? Join our Avionics team today.

Collins Aerospace makes modern flight possible. Of course, that wouldn’t be possible without the capabilities and technologies of our organization, as well as our engineers – a highly skilled, accomplished network that spans more than 180 sites, 24 countries and 6 Strategic Business Units (SBUs).

This opening is for a Senior Software Engineering position within the Display Foundation Software team of the Military Avionics, Common Platform Software organization located in Cedar Rapids, IA.  This organization is responsible for developing and supporting real-time embedded software for numerous processing platforms used in our military and commercial avionics products - including our safety critical, civil certifiable, multicore processing environment. 


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Writing software requirements, software design and implementation, functional and integration testing and writing test cases / test procedures

  • Provide engineering leadership for all phases of a software engineering development project 

  • Support accurate estimates for tasks

  • Interface with the hardware, application and systems engineering teams  

  • Perform multiple tasks and be able to work with a variety of development and test tools

  • Mentor less experienced software engineers

Basic Qualifications:

  • This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline and 3 years of relevant experience.  In the absence of a degree, 7 years of relevant experience is required.

  • Must be a U.S. Person/Permanent Resident “Green Card” holder

  • Proficiency with modern software development best practices and configuration management tools

  • Experience in writing software requirements, software design and implementation, functional and integration testing and writing test cases / test procedures

  • Experience in software architecture, design and development using the C programming language

Candidates must be adaptable to change, determined to accomplish tasks based on program schedule, collaborative with teammates in order to make the best decisions, seek and implement development efficiencies, be self-motivated and contribute to a positive work environment.  Candidates must also have excellent written and verbal communication skills.  

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with safety critical software development processes (such as DO-178B/DO-178C Level A/B) 

  • Experience with DOORS, SVN, and Atlassian Software Development tools (JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo, JAMA, etc.)

  • Knowledge of bus protocols and standards (1553, 429, etc.)

  • Test Automation (Python) experience

  • Experience with real-time operating systems

Collins Aerospace Diversity & Inclusion Statement:

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.

WE ARE REDEFINING AEROSPACE.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

* Medical, dental, and vision insurance

* Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

* Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution, including a Lifetime Income Strategy option

* Tuition reimbursement

* Life insurance and disability coverage

* Optional coverages you can buy: Pet Insurance, Home and Auto, additional life insurance, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal

* Ovia Health, fertility and family planning

* Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 5 free counseling sessions

* Redbrick - Incentives for a Healthy You

* Autism Benefit

* Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits

* Adoption Assistance

* Best Doctors, second opinion program

* And more!

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

Note:

* Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

* Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.

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