Requisition ID: 16707
At Collins Aerospace, we're dedicated to relentlessly tackling 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.
We are currently searching for a Senior Software Engineer/Project Engineer/SCRUM Master to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA (1000). A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates.
Collins Aerospace Flight Management Systems (FMS) is currently seeking a talented software engineer to fulfill the Project Engineering role to lead the design, development, debug and test of industry-leading real time embedded FMS applications.
As a Senior Software Engineer in the Flight Management Systems organization, you will be responsible for working with other software and systems engineers to develop and maintain software applications used on Business & Regional and Air Transport aircraft. Opportunities in FMS include working on applications for Flight Planning, Performance Calculations, Graphical User Interface, Navigation, Data Link, and more.
Expand FMS product domain knowledge including processes and tools
Current familiarity with an FMS system is a definite plus
Contribute to software engineering activities of moderate complexity including: requirements capture; designing coding and testing changes; integration of changes within a system (including working with cross-functional teams); preparation of software builds for test execution; support formal verification activities.
Taking technical ownership of assigned areas
Proactively identifying and communicating technical software issues and help resolve these issues. Ensure these issues are elevated to project leadership for resolution.
Ensuring the project's defined software process for development verification and configuration management is followed and that they comply with the recommendations of RTCA DO 178B.
Duties as PE will include leading the technical and programmatic aspects of a project, including coordinating internal resources, managing budget and schedule, providing effective oral and written interaction with customers, and providing guidance to an engineering team in development of software solutions, contributing to engineering estimates, Rough Order of Magnitude (ROM) and Bid Proposals.
This position requires experience in the software engineering tasks including software requirements and architecture development, software design and implementation, function and integration testing and software delivery support. Responsibilities also include technical coordination with both internal and external customers.
Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline
Proficient skills in embedded software engineering processes and methodologies
Demonstrated experience writing software requirements
Ability to quickly acquire technical domain knowledge and contribute to the design of sophisticated architectural systems
The candidate should be highly motivated, a self-starter, able to think big, take action and help others succeed.
Excellent communications skills (verbal, written, and presentation)
Must be very organized and anticipate potential issues and devise resolutions
Must be able to work in a highly matrixed organization and obtain the needed staffing resources
Must be able to track, update, and report financial information related to the project
Good team player candidate will be working across many different teams
Additional skills desired:
Demonstrated experience in Avionics Development & Certification to DO-178B
Familiar with Agile methods
Passion to work in aviation industry
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
Life insurance and disability coverage
Apply now and be part of the team that's redefining aerospace, every day.
Collins Aerospace 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.
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