United Technologies Corporation Senior Systems Engineer - Project Engineer in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Job ID: 01367841
City: Cedar Rapids
Country: United States
Category: Engineering, Systems
Job Type: Full Time
United States of America
HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498-0505 USA
At Collins Aerospace, we’re dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry – all to redefine aerospace.
Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies– Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems – we’re driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. Every day we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever. Together we chart new journeys, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer.
We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE.
Our Avionics team advances aviation electronics and information management solutions for commercial and military customers across the world. That means we’re helping passengers reach their destination safely. We’re connecting aircraft operators, airports, rail and critical infrastructure with intelligent data service solutions that keep passengers, flight crews and militaries connected and informed. And we’re providing industry-leading fire protection and safety systems that our customers can count on when it matters most. Are you ready to learn from the most knowledgeable experts in the industry, develop the technologies of tomorrow and reach new heights in your career? Join our Avionics team today.Collins Aerospace makes modern flight possible. Of course, that wouldn’t be possible without the capabilities and technologies of our organization, as well as our engineers – a highly skilled, accomplished network that spans more than 180 sites, 24 countries and 6 Strategic Business Units (SBUs).
Our industry-leading experts are setting the standards for the aerospace industry and paving the way for the future. But as new challenges present themselves, we need fresh, creative and motivated minds to overcome these hurdles, help us break barriers and achieve new levels of innovation. Do you have what it takes to join a global, diverse organization that doesn’t shy away from big opportunities? If so, we invite you to join our ranks and create the next generation of aerospace technologies.
Together, we will nurture an engineering culture that values intellectual curiosity, risk takers and integrity. A place where we will challenge ourselves, our teams, and the status quo and where we will work to find a way – the right way – to achieve what others can only dream of.
The Collins Aerospace Rig Development and Support team is looking for a talented and experienced systems engineer to be the next Project Engineer for the Rig Development and Support team. Join our team of engineers designing and maintaining systems rigs for avionics programs. As a Project Engineer in our organization, you will be responsible for designing, build ownership and coordination of system rig needs in the development of a state-of-the-art avionics systems.
Responsible for technical details of systems rig design and development, ensuring the system rig meets the expectations of the domain teams and customers
Establishing, maintaining and ensuring compliance with engineering design plans and processes
Technical coordination with many diverse teams, including, but not limited to: hardware developers, software developers and integrators, certification engineers, and program/product managers
Provide technical direction to the systems and software teams
Demonstrate good judgement by quickly assessing the cost, benefits and risks of decisions, and apply critical thinking and sound logic to make well-informed decisions
Interfacing with external customers and project management
Primary rig team systems interface to Technical Program Manager
Lead preparation and participation of systems content for program PDR, CDR, TPR, and other meetings/reviews
Estimate, track, own and report technical scope, cost and schedule for all systems activities
Performing earned value management and reporting
Lead build and support bid and proposal efforts
Proactively identify and manage risk associated with the system development
Mentor other team members, and help them develop in areas such as: systems engineering, RC processes, tools and project execution
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline (STEM degree is highly preferred) and 5 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 3 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required.
US Citizenship is required
Previous experience developing hardware, software or firmware for high-assurance, embedded systems is required.
At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.
Some of our competitive benefits package includes:
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees
Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution
Life insurance and disability coverage
Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.
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United Technologies Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age, or any other federally protected class.
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