Rockwell Collins Senior Systems Engineer - Airborne Navigation Systems Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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 was named as the 2016 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 Senior Systems Engineer to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA. 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.
A comprehensive relocation plan is available for qualified applicants.
The Airborne Navigation Systems Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) Engineering group is looking for a motivated Sr. Systems Engineer, with a history of success and a desire to join an industry-leading Global Positioning System (GPS) and navigation product team. The candidate will be part of an innovative, dedicated team responsible for designing, developing, testing and supporting Navigation products.
The successful applicant will perform a variety of systems engineering activities on the current and next generation of Navigation products using leading edge tools, techniques, and methodologies. As a member of the team, you will be expected to support activities that span all phases of system product development including requirements analysis and capture; system architecture definition and system design; requirements allocation and traceability; system integration; and system verification.
Rockwell Collins continues to build on a strong history of providing navigation equipment to meet the evolving needs of commercial and military users. Our navigation solutions provide enhanced situational awareness and pinpoint accuracy for airborne and surface missions worldwide. Leading the way in the GPS and radio navigation technology, our array of products and systems cover airborne, precision-guided munitions, ground handheld receivers and embedded applications. Our solutions keep the warfighter safe, connected and informed by providing position, navigation and timing information in contested environments
The position requires the following: • U.S. citizen or permanent resident • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline. • Good oral and written communication skills • Good team work skills • Be highly motivated; self-directed; and able to balance multiple tasks • Technical aptitude and professionalism • An understanding of current system engineering processes • Experience with system requirements development management • Experience with system integration and test
If the applicant has any of the following, it would be a plus: • Prior experience in GPS development • Experience with modeling languages such as UML, SysML, and DoDAF • Familiarity with Engineering Development tools like DOORS, Matlab, Simulink, Enterprise Architect, etc. • Experience with GPS simulators • Experience with hardware description languages (e.g. VHDL, etc.) • Experience with modern software languages (e.g. Java, C, C , C#, Python, perl, etc.)
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.
Organization: *PNT Solutions Engineering
Title: Senior Systems Engineer - Airborne Navigation Systems Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)
Location: Iowa-Cedar Rapids
Requisition ID: SYS0000013E