Systems Engineering Intern (Summer 2017)

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 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 Systems Engineering Intern to join our team in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. 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, Iowa. A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates.

Would you like the opportunity to maximize your personal and professional development this summer? Flight Management Systems is looking for individuals who are passionate about innovating and collaborating to continuously improve the product and work environment.

Rockwell Collins Commercial Systems Flight Management Systems is looking for a systems engineering Intern. This exciting opportunity requires an individual who has skills and interests in software development, test, and integration activities. This individual will work on the Flight Management System designing and developing system solutions, involving such functionality as vertical and lateral navigation, performance, flight planning, etc.

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:

-Systems engineering fundamentals including requirements development, decomposition, allocation, validation, verification, and traceability design and development of software.
-Participate in designing, testing, debugging, configuring, and documenting embedded software.
-Facilitate support for fault isolation, troubleshooting, and root cause analysis activities.
-Participate in software integration, system integration testing, and verification testing.
-Assist in continuous process improvement and Lean efforts.


Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and student must be pursuing a Bachelor's or advanced degree in an applicable discipline.

The following experience and skills are desired:
1. Knowledge of system engineering processes and methodologies
2. Ability to follow the project's defined process for development, verification and configuration management
3. Ability to collaborate with engineers and generate a positive team working environment
4. Willingness to learn and be flexible
5. Demonstrated strong written and oral communication skills for purposes of developing requirements and design documentation and proposing well thought out solutions to technical problems
6. Ability to quickly acquire technical domain knowledge and contribute to the design of sophisticated architectural systems
7. Experience with real-time embedded software development and aircraft systems is a plus
8. Experience with Ada programming language is a plus
9. Knowledge of ARP-4754 revA, and DO-178B processes is a plus

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:** **Co-op*

**Organization:** **Avionics Programs Engineering*

**Title:** *Systems Engineering Intern (Summer 2017)*

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

**Requisition ID:** *CO-00000036*

To apply for this job, contact:
Seth Wear

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