Rockwell Collins Sr Systems Engineer - Advanced Manufacturing Technology in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 14676

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 Collins Aerospace 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 Sr Systems Engineer - Advanced Manufacturing Technology 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 Collins Aerospace 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 Collins Aerospace.

Job Summary

This Senior Systems Engineer will join an Advanced Manufacturing Technology team to design and develop leading-edge manufacturing systems and applications. The ideal candidate will use an interdisciplinary approach focusing on user needs and requirements to design, develop, and test advanced manufacturing systems ranging from straight forward to highly complex. You will be expected to serve as systems architect and to apply a systematic, disciplined, quantifiable approach in the construction, analysis, and management of industry-leading manufacturing systems. You will work with a team that champions modern systems design and application lifecycle management. You will use your independent judgment skills to make decisions in day-to-day job responsibilities. You will perform systems engineering in all life-cycle phases, working closely with manufacturing leadership, interfacing with industry experts, engaging with users, and working closely with application development team members. You will be expected to work independently and in a team environment to perform multiple tasks as well as work with a variety of systems, application development, and test tools. You should be adaptable to change, determined to accomplish tasks based on program schedule, collaborate with teammates in order to make the best decisions, enjoy learning new technologies, be self-motivated, and contribute to a positive work environment. Come help us design, create, and support industry-recognized manufacturing capabilities.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide significant domain knowledge of manufacturing systems

  • Perform requirements capture analysis and system architecture and design for complex, advanced manufacturing systems

  • Lead technical project proposal preparation and serve as subject matter expert in manufacturing system reviews

  • Develop functional, interface, and performance specifications for application development

  • Identify and document architecturally significant requirements and technical risk areas

  • Serve as the test lead in integration, verification, and validation of advanced manufacturing systems and sub-systems of moderate to high complexity

  • Support the application development team as they design, create, integrate, test, and support complex, enterprise-level software

  • Provide training and mentorship for less-seasoned engineers

  • Help identify changes to processes and procedures that improve quality and efficiency

  • Investigate and adopt latest system development environments, tools, and best practices

Basic Qualifications

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

  • Ability to lead all phases of system engineering, including: requirements capture, system modeling, analysis, and architectural design

  • Ability to support all phases of application lifecycle development including: software design, code development, integration and test, documentation, and training

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing

  • Ability to work independently and within a global development team

  • US Citizen or Green Card Holder

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with requirements capture and systems modeling

  • Experience with Scaled Agile Development environments

  • Familiarity with modern programming languages: Python, C#, or Java

  • Familiarity with databases: MS SQL, Oracle, or PostgreSQL

  • Familiarity with: Windows Presentation Foundation, .NET Framework, Django REST Framework, Angular JS Framework, HTML CSS, or Docker Platform

At Collins Aerospace, 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 Collins Aerospace 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!

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.