Software Engineer - Communication and Surveillance

Rockwell Collins (


  Full Time   Employee

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 the 2015 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 Software Engineer to join our team in Richardson, Texas. 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 Richardson, Texas. A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates.


Our Communication and Surveillance team of software engineers is offering you an opportunity to join our team as a Software Engineer. This team provides embedded application software that provides aircraft operators with communication and surveillance command and control capabilities of installed Very High Frequency (VHF COM) radios, Ultra High Frequency radios (UHF COM), High Frequency (HF) radios, and surveillance components such as Identify Friend or Foe (IFF) and Traffic Collision Avoidance System (TCAS). The communication and surveillance applications interact with a diverse combination of hardware and software components consisting of radios, display units, and related data concentration units.
You will be responsible for developing requirements, detailed design, software implementation, and requirement based verifications and supporting industry-leading avionics communication software; this team wants you to be a part of creating the next generation avionics platform. As part of this team you will help apply software applications to a wide range of aircraft as we lay the foundation for the business and regional market for the next decade.
This position requires the ability to work in a team environment and communicate effectively with peers and management. The primary responsibility for this position is developing requirements, detailed design, implementation of software, integration, and verification in accordance with software development processes.


Must be capable of obtaining a US Department of Defense (DoD) security clearance. US Citizenship is required.

A Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM program including Computer Science OR other bachelor degree in a STEM program (including Computer Science) that included 12 semester (or 18 quarter) credit hours in mathematics, including differential and integral calculus and applied mathematics and 10 semester (or 15 quarter) credit hours in natural science (biology, chemistry, earth sciences) including physics is required.

Experience is desired in the integration of communication radios, surveillance components, and development of products in an integrated architecture. The ideal candidate would be a self-starter, able to multi-task, manage unplanned events, and take advantage of opportunities and events to achieve results that meet or exceed expectations. This individual must be able to communicate, both written and verbal, with employees at all levels in the organization, and must have excellent problem solving, data analysis and decision making skills.

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
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)
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:** *Software Engineer - Communication and Surveillance*

**Location:** *Texas-Richardson*

**Requisition ID:** *SOF000000HB*

To apply for this job, contact:
Seth Wear

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