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Business Unit Collins Aerospace Req ID 01419964 Date posted 02/22/2021 City Sterling State/Province Virginia Country/Region United States

Date Posted:

2021-01-27-08:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

HVA34: Sterling, VA 22640 Davis Dr , Sterling, VA, 20164-7104 USA

Do you want to be a part of something bigger? A team whose impact stretches across the world, and even beyond? At Collins Aerospace, our Mission Systems team helps civilian, military and government customers complete their most complex missions — whatever and wherever they may be. Our customers depend on us for intelligent and secure communications, missionized systems for specialized aircraft and spacecraft and collaborative space solutions. By joining our team, you’ll have your own critical part to play in ensuring our customer succeeds today while anticipating their needs for tomorrow. Are you up for the challenge? Join our mission today.

Senior Systems Engineer - Flight Simulation

Description

This Senior Systems Engineer position is within the Simulation Solutions & Services (SS&S) business area. SS&S develops and builds simulators and training systems for both military and commercial customers. Devices range in complexity from desktop trainers to high-fidelity weapon systems and full-flight training systems. This position is located in Sterling, VA. A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates. 


The ideal candidate will have experience working in an Agile environment to design and implement complex systems. Versatility and the ability to thrive in a dynamic environment and ability to adapt to changing priorities is highly desired. This role will work in a team environment and have the opportunity to work amongst other Agile teams. This role may have opportunities to act in a Product Owner or Scrum master type role for the appropriate candidate.

Responsibilities

  • Exhibit a passion and drive for continuous learning

    Execute to a plan as well as embrace discovery and change, have the ability to help develop that plan

  • Work amongst our team to perform systems tasks including design, requirements capture, development, documentation, integration and testing of complex system of systems

  • Demonstrate thorough communication with the team and across other teams

  • Learn from and support experienced engineers with various tasks including but not limited to (integration of a system, troubleshooting, running and facilitating testing, producing reports and updating documentation)

  • Provide mentoring to newer team members

  • Contribute to a culture of trust, respect, integrity, excellence and innovation.

  • Interact with customer focals as necessary

  • Maintain a customer focus that builds and strengthens those relationships

Required Qualifications

  • This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline and 5 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 3 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required. 

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

  • Must have or be capable of obtaining a US Department of Defense (DoD) security clearance.  Candidate selected will be subject to a government security investigation/reinstatement and must meet eligibility requirements 

  • Experience in systems design including requirements capture/analysis, system design, systems integration/test, including hardware/software integration.

  • Possess communication, documentation and collaboration / teamwork skills.

  • Experience with software development teams in an Agile environment using Kanban or Scrum methodologies.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience interfacing directly with both internal and external customers including presentations and issue resolution

  • Experience with simulators and training systems for military and/or commercial entities

  • Familiarity with the DoD Enterprise DevSecOps Initiative and the DoD Enterprise DevSecOps Reference Design

  • Experience or familiarity with MBSE and/or CI/CD concepts

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. 

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, criticalillness 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.


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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