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Business Unit Collins Aerospace Req ID 01354596 Date posted 09/17/2019 City Cedar Rapids State/Province Iowa Country/Region United States

Date Posted:

2019-09-16-07:00

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).


Our industry-leading experts are setting the standards for the aerospace industry and paving the way for the future. But as new challenges present themselves, we need fresh, creative and motivated minds to overcome these hurdles, help us break barriers and achieve new levels of innovation. Do you have what it takes to join a global, diverse organization that doesn’t shy away from big opportunities? If so, we invite you to join our ranks and create the next generation of aerospace technologies.


Together, we will nurture an engineering culture that values intellectual curiosity, risk takers and integrity. A place where we will challenge ourselves, our teams, and the status quo and where we will work to find a way – the right way – to achieve what others can only dream of.

Role Overview
Are you ready to work with an innovative team? Are you ready to learn from the best? Our products truly build trust with our customers! We are currently searching for an innovative and positive thinking Software Engineer to join our team. The engineer will be part of a cross-functional team developing embedded software for the Synthetic Vision System, Airport Moving Map, TAWS, and Integrated Flight Information System team. This position offers a great chance to work directly with a team on systems and software that will go into production on aircraft around the globe. The engineer will have the opportunity to lead and perform in all phases of the systems engineering life cycle including requirements analysis, software design, code development, integration and test, and documentation.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design, code, test, integrate, and document real-time embedded systems/software.
  • Capable of building software for simulation and target hardware environments.
  • Participate in cross-functional team efforts in definition, integration, verification, and validation of products and aircraft level sub-systems.
  • Read and understand Interface Control Documents in order to integrate supplier devices or products ​
  • Verification and validation of situational awareness products
  • Performing Change Request investigations
  • Writing testing scripts that work on host and target environment



Qualifications:

  • This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline (STEM degree is highly preferred) and 7 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 5 years of relevant experience.  In the absence of a degree, 11 years of relevant experience is required.
  • Proficient experience in C/C++ is required
  • Knowledge of OpenGL / Subversion (SVN) / Python / Linux based systems would be a plus



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


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

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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