Rockwell Collins Sr Electrical Engineer - Test Engineering in Melbourne, Florida

Requisition ID: 12526

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 Sr Electrical Engineer - Test Engineering to join our team in Melbourne, FL (1050). 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

The primary responsibility of this position is to develop and maintain both boundary scan test SW and other test SW for aviation product developments. The Test Engineering CoE develops an array of innovative test equipment solutions for Rockwell Collins products and programs. These test solutions are primarily targeted to our manufacturing and service customers, but are also delivered and used for engineering development and qualification efforts.

The engineer who fills this position must have boundary scan, development, troubleshooting and problem solving skills. These test stations include but are not limited by the following COTs equipment: fiber optic measuring devices, optical measuring devices, emulators, oscilloscopes, DMM's, and power supplies. This position also requires development and support of Environmental Stress Screening (thermal and vibration) test equipment and software suites. Many of the products also requires RF knowledge.

Job Responsibilities

  • Boundary scan software/hardware test development design implementation and deployment

  • Develop Software and perform Systems Integration for the test CoE for various products

  • Develop Requirements Based Test Procedures and perform requirements based verification and test coverage analysis

  • Work with internal and external teams to coordinate requirements and development efforts

  • Collaborate and interact in a multi-functional, multi-discipline development team

  • Perform autonomously under the direction of technical and program management

  • Provide insight to program leadership of hardware and software product changes to the test development

*Provide technical information for bids of medium to high complexity development projects

*Coordinating test equipment design reviews and ensuring the generation of appropriate design documentation

  • Create and present task status and technical solutions to team members, engineering leadership

  • Project risk identification, mitigation, and escalation

  • Utilize strong interaction and interpersonal skills to drive team to success

  • Read and understand test requirements to predict execution issues

  • Work with the teams and other team leads to resolve complex issues


  • Experience with developing and supporting Asset Boundary scan and JTAG Technologies

  • Experience with developing and supporting software for test applications

  • Strong understanding of software engineering state of the art practices

  • Self-starter that can work in a highly cross functional environment and remove roadblocks

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Commitment to quality and improvement

  • Stellar interpersonal skills

  • Fundamental knowledge of Electrical, Mechanical, Software Systems engineering and Test Equipment

  • Ability to work with the end user customer in a professional manner

Additional skills a plus:

  • RF Experience

*LabVIEW/TestStand/C++/Ada/Visual Basic

  • Prior experience leading SW projects from conception to implementation

Basic Qualifications

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

US Citizenship or Permanent Residence is required. Candidate must have 4 years of software and test experience.

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.