Rockwell Collins Software Technician in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 14091

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 Technician to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA (1000). 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

The Test Engineering & Services Center of Excellence is seeking to fill a Test Engineering position with a talented Software Technician. The primary responsibility of this position is to develop, document, test and release software for RF products. Test Engineering offers an array of innovative test equipment solutions for Rockwell Collins products and programs. We serve internal customers, including our manufacturing and service centers, as well as external customers – domestic and international.

The technician who fills this position must have good software development, troubleshooting and problem solving skills. The primary software languages used are C# and NI TestStand on multi-rack test stations. Some LabVIEW knowledge is desirable, but it is not our main development platform. Typical test stations include components such as switch systems, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, DMM's, power supplies and other RF or digital related equipment.

Job Responsibilities

Typical responsibilities may include:

  • Design, code, test, integrate and document production test software of moderate complexity for RF products

  • Run software on the factory floor to find errors

  • Set up and coordinate test software and documentation design reviews

  • Release of test software and documents

Basic Qualifications

US Citizenship is required. Candidate must have the ability to obtain a US DoD Security Clearance.

Desired skills:

  • Programming experience with C#

  • Programming experience with LabVIEW will be helpful

  • Some knowledge of RF and digital electronics

  • Some familiarity with test equipment such as Oscilloscopes, Digital Multimeters, Signal Generators, etc.

  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

  • Attention to detail

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.