Principal Software Engineer - Navigation
Company: Rockwell Collins,Inc. USA
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: January 14, 2019
Requisition ID: 8782 Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers? toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.We are currently searching for a Principal Software Engineer - Navigation to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA (1000). Do you want to be a part of something bigger? A team whose impact stretches across the world, and even beyond? At Collins Aerospace, our Mission Systems team helps civilian, military and government customers complete their most complex missions ? whatever and wherever they may be. Our customers depend on us for intelligent and secure communications, missionized systems for specialized aircraft and spacecraft and collaborative space solutions. By joining our team, you?ll have your own critical part to play in ensuring our customer succeeds today while anticipating their needs for tomorrow. Are you up for the challenge? Join our mission today.Job SummaryCollins Aerospace is an established as the premier military GPS solutions provider. Hiring talented and motivated software engineers is key to our company?s success. We are currently searching for a Principal Software Engineer to join our Surface Navigation and Modernized GPS department in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The candidate will work with customers, engineering management, program management, technical engineering leads and developers for hardware, software and firmware, production, and subcontractors to provide solutions and support for both domestic and international customers. We are seeking individuals with the technical and leadership skills to help enhance navigation solutions for both new and established products and systems. Relocation to Cedar Rapids is required. Relocation assistance is available for qualified candidates.Job ResponsibilitiesThis Principal Software Engineer will be a part of an integrated cross-functional team responsible for designing, developing, and testing software for future generations of embedded Global Positioning Systems (GPS) receivers. Responsibilities will include architecting, designing, and developing real-time embedded software, creating and reviewing specifications, and integrating and testing prior to product customer delivery.This position offers abundant opportunity to acquire in-depth knowledge of GPS technology and receiver architecture, and to apply that knowledge in a team environment to develop Modernized GPS receiver products.Collins Aerospace continues to build on a strong history of providing navigation equipment to meet the evolving needs of commercial and military users. Our navigation solutions provide enhanced situational awareness and pinpoint accuracy for airborne and surface missions worldwide. Leading the way in the GPS and radio navigation technology, our array of products and systems cover airborne, precision-guided munitions, ground handheld receivers and embedded applications.Basic QualificationsMust Have Requirements:* U.S. Citizenship* Ability to obtain a DoD Security Clearance* Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline* Experience in real-time embedded software engineering* Solid understanding of software development methodologies* Experience in at least one high-level software language* The ability to perform in all phases of the software engineering life cycle including requirements analysis, software design, code development, integration and test, and documentation* Knowledgeable and skilled with a variety of development and test tools and have a willingness to apply a structured process to assignmentsDesired:* Experience with Information Assurance concepts, secure software development for certification, Real Time Operating Systems, Model based development using Matlab/Simulink, Communication Systems, Digital Signal Processing, Kalman Filter Theory, Python, Subversion, or DO-178* Technical experience with GPS integration or GPS software developmentThe candidate should also possess the following capabilities:* Strong verbal and written communication skills* Technical aptitude and professionalism* A genuine desire to learn and innovate* Strong teamwork skills* Ability to work independently with occasional support from a mentor At Collins Aerospace, 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 Collins Aerospace 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! Collins Aerospace 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.
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