Rockwell Collins Sr Software Engineer in Richardson, Texas

Requisition ID: 11188

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 Software Engineer to join our team in Richardson, TX (1060). 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 position is focused on the design, development, and testing of a distributed Tactical Data Link System. A successful candidate will be an energetic and positive-thinking individual who is able to function effectively in a dynamic cross-organizational team environment. The engineer will work with little or no supervision to perform requirements decomposition, define software architectures, and develop complex software components including design, code, test, and integration. This is a role for someone with a passion to work in a collaborative work environment covering the full engineering lifecycle.

This position is located in Richardson, Texas. A comprehensive relocation package is available to qualified applicants.

Job Responsibilities

  • Capable to serve as a software architect to capture, analyze, decompose and translate requirements for software systems of moderate to high complexity.

  • Perform software design, code, test, and integration

  • Work efficiently in a cohesive team oriented environment

  • Communicate effectively with both customers and team members

  • Has significant knowledge of company, industry practices and standards and assists in identifying gaps in the organization's technical knowledge.

  • Capable of proactively identifying complicated and detailed technical topics, and helps direct the team to resolve them. Ensures these issues are elevated and communicated to project leadership.

  • Individual job duties may vary.

Basic Qualifications

Must have skills/experience:

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

  • Must possess or be eligible for obtaining a U.S. DoD Secret Clearance. U.S. Citizenship is required. Candidate selected will be subject to a government security investigation/reinstatement and must meet eligibility requirements

  • Multiple years of experience in Java and/or C++ Multiple years of experience in Network Integration (IP, TCP, UDP)

  • Experience working in an Agile development environment

  • Experience with root cause analysis and problem solving

  • Experience with network sniffing/analysis tools such as Wireshark

  • Experience with version control tools such GIT and SVN

  • Experience with overall software development lifecycle (SDLC)

  • Exceptional communication skills: Must be able to communicate technical issues, risks, and status in both written and oral form

  • Ability to travel up to 20% annually, domestic and international

Nice to have skills/experience:

  • Experience with DoD tactical datalinks such as Link 16, VMF, or AFAPD

  • Experience with Google Protocol Buffers

  • Experience integrating with Operating System drivers for USB

  • Experience testing and debugging issues with hardware-in-the-loop

  • Experience developing radio or terminal control interfaces for PRC-117G/F, PRC-152A, LVT-2

  • Experience with Airborne Link-16 terminals such as TTR and MIDS LVT

  • Familiarity with Atlassian Software Development and Collaboration tools such as JIRA, Confluence, JAMA, Bamboo

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.