Rockwell Collins Senior Software Engineer in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 10753

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 Senior Software Engineer to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA (1000). 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.

Job Summary

Applies a systematic, disciplined, quantifiable approach to the construction, analysis, or management of software. Uses independent judgment to make decisions in day-to-day job responsibilities the majority of the time under general supervision.

Job Responsibilities

  • Capable of serving in a Scrum Master, Product Owner, PE, or similar leadership role.

  • Contribute to software engineering requirements capture and analysis in area of domain expertise.

  • Design, code, test, integrate, and document software of moderate complexity. Capable of building software for simulation and target hardware environments.

  • Able to identify the root cause of moderate to complex software issues and some systems issues using appropriate debug and analysis tools.

  • Capable of producing engineering estimates for individuals tasks. May contribute to Rough Order of Magnitude (ROM) and Bid proposals and/or lead a software team in a Project Engineering role.

  • Demonstrates the ability to follow through on work assignments with little to no further prompting and raises any potential issues found to leadership.

  • Willingness to mentor and coach less experienced engineers

Basic Qualifications

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

  • U.S. Citizenship

  • Excel working in a team environment, establishing collaborative relationships with co-workers

Desired (but not required) Experience:

  • Experience with C, C++, Model Based Development, or Ada

  • Experience or exposure with RTCA DO-178B/DO-178C or other formal development standards

  • Matlab/Simulink/Stateflow/VAPS Experience

  • Experience or exposure with ARINC-661, ARINC-429, ARINC-653/ASL/AFDX/Ethernet-Assets

  • Passion for aviation and/or aerospace

  • Interest and passion towards DevOps and continuous improvement

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.