Rockwell Collins Senior Systems Safety Engineer - Communication Products (remote locations available) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Job ID: 1557
Location: Cedar Rapids,IA
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 2016 America's Best Employer in Aerospace and Defense by Forbes magazine?
Become part of the growing Government Systems Communication Products Organization! As a Senior Systems Engineer (Safety), you will help design and develop communication products covering all spectrum bands, across multiple airborne and ground platforms. You will work with customers, engineering management, program management, engineering teams, production, business support groups, and subcontractors to create solutions addressing both domestic and international customer needs. Additionally, you will play an important role in developing the next generation of both networking and non-networking software defined radio waveforms for existing and new communication platforms.
We are seeking individuals with the technical skills and personal leadership attributes to help enhance communications systems development through the application safety engineering assessment procedures. The successful candidate will participate in all phases of the product lifecycle for our communication products, utilizing safety methodologies as they apply in our systems engineering processes.
This position is located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, or may be based out of one of our other U.S. locations.
Candidates must have the following skills:
Must possess or be eligible for obtaining and maintaining a U.S. DOD Secret Clearance. 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
Understanding of the systems engineering lifecycle, with knowledge of how to apply safety engineering techniques
Demonstrated experience in the following:
Application of system safety assessment techniques in the design of safety-critical products
Fault tree analysis and the use of fault tree tools
Reliability engineering reports and primary factors for generating safety assessments
Strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to effectively interact and build trust with team members from many different backgrounds, including engineering management, engineering teams, program management, business development, support groups, and subcontractors
Preferred experience and skills include:
Knowledge of MIL-STD-882E (DoD System Safety Standard Practice) and SAE ARP 4761 (Civil Aviation Safety Assessment Guidelines / Methods)
Prior experience applying MIL-STD-882E and/or SAE ARP 4761 System Safety assessment techniques in the design of safety-critical products, preferably for military end-users.
Familiarity with change management and requirements management tools
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
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.