Rockwell Collins Software Engineer - Win Visual Studio (HFGCS)- Entry Level in Richardson, Texas

Category: Engineering

Job ID: 1438

Location: Richardson,TX

Requisition ID: 1438

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 has been named numerous times as 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 Software Engineer - Win Visual Studio (HFGCS)- Entry Level to join our team in Richardson, TX (1060). A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates. 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.

The HFGCS Engineering group is looking for a candidate with the desire to be part of a dedicated team responsible for design, development, integration, test, and deployment activities associated with an existing ground radio communication system. Voice switching services within the system allow radio operators to individually support two way voice and data communications with mobile and other fixed radio platforms worldwide. The management system is based on a custom software application utilizing multiple databases to control and manage a variety of HF radio, antenna, and peripheral components using serial and Ethernet data protocols. The primary control network is a TCP/IP computer network using commercially available IP routers and Microsoft Windows servers and workstations within a single Active Directory Domain to host the control application. The system is globally distributed and operates 24 hours per day, 365 days per year.

Primary responsibilities will focus on full software development life cycle activities, including the design, development and integration testing of mission systems software. The candidate should be self-motivated and willing to work in a fast paced environment as part of a dynamic software development team.

Duties will include:

  • Performing full software development life cycle activities

  • Developing simulators for use in a test environment

  • Developing and debugging multi-threaded Microsoft Windows based applications

  • Hands-on participation in integration test activities

  • Documentation and maintenance of legacy code

  • Participating in formal peer reviews

Required Experience:

  • US Citizenship

  • Ability to obtain a DoD Security Clearance

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline (Software Engineering or Computer Science preferred)

  • C# or Python

  • C/C++ in Microsoft Visual Studio 2013* Basic SQL knowledge

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Desired Experience:

  • Microsoft SQL Server versions 2008* Experience with Fortify, Coverity or other static code analysis tools

  • Be able to report status on software development activities

  • Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Application Security and Development Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG)

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.