Communication System Performance Engineer

12/29/16
Rockwell Collins (www.rockwellcollins.com)
Other

/yr

  Full Time   Employee


Annapolis
Maryland
United States

**Qualifications:** Required Experience:

? Industry or academic experience in quantitative analysis.

? Able to work both independently and in a team-oriented environment.

? Fluent in the English language with strong written and oral communication skills.

? Ability to create and execute SQL queries.

Education or Certification Experience:

? Bachelor degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, or technical equivalent.

Desired Experience:

? Ability to read and comprehend protocol specifications and engineering design documents.

? Understanding of high availability data communications systems.

? Working knowledge of air/ground communications (VDL Mode 2) and applications (ATN, FANS, CPDLC, and ACARS).

? Knowledge of MS Office products, including Word and Excel.

**Job #:** 16749BR

**Country:** United States

**FT/PT:** Full Time

**Qty:** 1

**Job Description:** At Rockwell Collins IMS (formerly ARINC), it?s our people who make the difference and are the backbone of our technologies. Employing some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet is not by chance. People from all over the globe choose Rockwell Collins IMS 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 IMS and help shape our future while creating yours.

Rockwell Collins IMS (formerly ARINC) is seeking a Communication Systems Engineer to support their Data Engineering department located in Annapolis, Maryland. Data Engineering is a SEI/CMM level 3 engineering organization within the Commercial Airline and Network Services business unit of Rockwell Collins IMS. The Commercial Airline and Network Services business unit provides communication products and services for commercial airline customers. Data Engineering provides the engineering for a high availability 24x7 data link service, called GLOBALink, that enables air crews to communicate and exchange information with ground crews and airline host systems anywhere in the world and without interruption. GLOBALink provides clear, accurate, unambiguous data communications directly to the crew, improves flight deck processes and increases airline efficiency. GLOBALink provides datalink communication to aircraft via VHF radios, satellite links, and HF radios. Optimal utilization of the scarce bandwidth available for each of these media is imperative. Meeting customer expectations for performance and cost is also required.

The Communication Systems Engineer will:

? Perform engineering analysis of the GLOBALink service.

? Become fluent in GLOBALink?s communication protocols, including ACARS/VDL/ATN/FANS/CPDLC.

? Develop SQL queries to gather engineering performance data.

? Analyze individual aircraft and airline fleet performance issues.

We believe having a solid work-life balance creates a healthy lifestyle and inspires creativity. At Rockwell Collins IMS, we encourage career development and seek ways to provide you with opportunities for growth and variety in your work. And that?s just for starters. Day one kicks off with a competitive benefit package of plans that include medical, dental, and vision, and more. In addition, we have a generous 401(k) plan that matches dollar for dollar up to 6%, a Roth 401(k) option, and educational assistance. Interested yet? If so, apply now and embark on your next worthwhile adventure!

**Amount of Travel Required:** 0%-25%

**EOE Statement:** 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, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

To apply for this job, contact:
Seth Wear

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