Rockwell Collins Pr Systems Engineer in Richardson, Texas

Requisition ID: 9855

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.

Job Summary

At Rockwell Collins, it’s our people who make the difference and are the backbone of our technologies. We are currently searching for a Senior Systems Engineer to join our Mission Systems Engineering team in Richardson, TX. 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 cornerstone of their careers, helping create and deliver communications, integration, and engineering solutions that our global customers demand so that our world keeps moving and stays connected. Join Rockwell Collins and help shape our future while creating yours.

This position is located in Richardson, TX. A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates.

The Mission Systems Engineering team develops and produces a range of solutions, products, and systems for a variety of aircraft platform mission systems and very low frequency transmit and receive systems within the SC2 area. To support the ongoing development on a range of projects, an experienced, highly capable, and proactive systems engineer is being sought.

Rockwell Collins Government Systems in Richardson, Texas is growing with multiple projects starting in Strategic Command and Control (SC2) providing exciting opportunities for challenging work and career growth.

Job Responsibilities

  • Project systems engineering design activities range from definition of new subsystem based systems in a larger existing system to definition of systems.

  • Maintaining the process discipline on specific projects essential for developing the systems engineering artifacts in a disciplined approach.

  • Heavy focus is placed on process design tasks and LEAN, including metrics collection.

  • Analysis to further increase the effectiveness of the processes and as needed make improvements to further drive efficiencies.

  • Executing system test procedures and provide detailed feedback.

  • Integrating hardware and software in a lab or operational environment.

  • Dealing directly with the customer in multiple situations.

  • Individual job duties may vary.

Basic Qualifications

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

  • US Citizenship required.

  • Active US DoD Top Secret clearance required.

  • Five (5) or more years of successful experience in a System or Test Engineering role.

  • Ground and/or airborne systems and architectures knowledge.

  • System engineer in capturing, analyzing, decomposing, translating and creating requirements for systems of moderate to high complexity experience.

  • Developing functional, interface and performance specifications for hardware and software implementation experience.

  • Estimating, tracking, managing and reporting status relating to technical, cost, schedule, and risk performance for assigned scope of work which may span across multiple projects estimating.

  • Requirements management tool (preferably DOORS) working experience.

  • Electrical engineering, software engineering, and/or mechanical engineering experience.

  • UML/SysML modeling tool working knowledge.

  • Be open to change (positive or negative) and to considerable variety in the workplace.

  • Be able to analyze information and complex issues using critical thinking, logic, and reasoning.

  • Strong demonstrated capabilities in teamwork and project success are required.

  • Experience multi-tasking in an environment with multiple competing deadlines.

  • Travel up to 25 percent of the year.

Desired requirements:

  • Subversion change management tool (or equivalent).

  • Working knowledge of LAN/WAN setup and network architectures.

  • Managing projects using modeling for systems engineering including functional analysis.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Visio or a similar drawing tool.

  • Primary interface directly with a US DoD.

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.