Senior Software Engineer - Tactical Applications and Civil Communication

Rockwell Collins (


  Full Time   Employee

Cedar Rapids
United States

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 was named as 2016 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 Senior Software Engineer to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA. 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.

This position is located in Cedar Rapids, IA. A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates.

Do you want to be a part of a fast-moving team with great long term growth potential? The Government Systems’ Tactical Applications and Civil Communication team is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to support development for Fusion Avionics as well as Airborne Solution software projects. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be involved in the design and development of Radio Tuning Subsystem Domain, as well as Mission Sensor software.

This position is for a Senior Software Engineer to fill a full lifecycle Software Engineering role for the Tactical Applications team within the Tactical, Communications and Maintenance Applications department. You will be working in a collaborative environment with modern tools and seize the opportunity to develop both cutting-edge features as well as upgraded pilot interfaces.

Contribute to each phase of a full lifecycle embedded software development project. System and subsystem requirements analysis, definition, and validation; systems and subsystems design architecture, integration and support, leading or supporting technical collaboration among systems, hardware and software design functions. Accomplish resolution of technical problems for impacted cross functional domain areas of hardware/software. Development of software/systems related documentation.

Candidate must have the following skills or qualifications:
• U.S. citizen or permanent resident (green card holder)
• A Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM program
• 2 years working experience with C programming language.
• Understanding of full software lifecycle development as well as system validation and verification processes per Rockwell Collins Technical Consistent Process (TCP).

Preferred experience/skills in any of the following:
• Ada programming language
• Python programming language
• VAPS graphics development
• Simulink - Model Based Development
• Experience with RTCA DO-178B or other formal development standards.
• Knowledge of ARINC-661, ARINC-429, ARINC-653/ASL/AFDX/Ethernet protocols

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.

**Job:** **Software*

**Organization:** **Airborne Solutions Engineering*

**Title:** *Senior Software Engineer - Tactical Applications and Civil Communication*

**Location:** *Iowa-Cedar Rapids*

**Requisition ID:** *SOF000000HJ*

To apply for this job, contact:
Seth Wear

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