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Business Unit Collins Aerospace Req ID 01360075 Date posted 10/18/2019 City Cedar Rapids State/Province Iowa Country/Region United States

Date Posted:

2019-10-04-07:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

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

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

Are you ready to join a team with a strong culture of success and helping each other succeed?  Are you ready to come to your job everyday feeling engaged by the work you do and proud of your contributions?  Then we have the perfect position for you on our software development team.

The Communication Systems directorate makes some of the most cutting edge products across the enterprise and the software group plays a very large role.  We develop innovative solutions that keep our military members safe, connected and informed. Our team has some of the most knowledgeable experts in the industry and work with all the most recent technologies in embedded software development.  

Position Overview:

Our team is looking for a Software Engineer with some experience in the workforce.  As a software engineer on our team you will be involved in the development of state-of-the-art communications systems by implementing embedded software communications protocols, encryption algorithms, and/or platform software for our sophisticated software defined radios that enable pilots and soldiers to transfer data, voice and imagery over the air.We do a lot of work in C++, C, Python and embedded Linux so a general competency in these areas will help the candidate come up to speed quickly.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Software development and integration role on multi-threaded embedded C and C++ product software code bases.
  • Support the design and development of embedded software solutions and communications products
  • Support project team activities related to the specification of requirements, software implementation, test case development, verification test execution, and certification support
  • Mentor software developers in technical and process-related areas
  • Lead and organize upcoming work for others

Basic Qualifications

  • Must be capable to obtain a U.S. DoD Secret Clearance. U.S. Citizenship is required. Candidate selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements.
  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline.
  • Alongside a Bachelors degree in a STEM field, 3 years of relevant experience is required for this role. In the absence of a degree, 7 years of relevant experience is required.
  • Strive to consistently produce superior results, keeping project milestones on schedule and contributing to a positive work environment
  • Desire to successfully work in a team environment, establishing collaborative relationships with coworkers in person and through technology
  • Ability to contribute to development design in moderately sized areas of the code

Prefered Skills (but not required)

  • Working knowledge and competency with C, C++ and/or Linux

  • Experience coding in an embedded environment

  • Skill set includes multi-threaded development

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.

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
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Life insurance  and disability coverage
  • And more!

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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