Sr Electrical Engineer

 •  Rockwell Collins Cedar Rapids, IA


Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/07/17
Cedar Rapids, IA
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/07/17

Job DescriptionWant 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 the2016 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 Senior Electrical Engineer to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA. Relocation assistance is available for qualified candidates. 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.

Looking for a position that supports multiple product lines in a fast paced environment? Then this may be the spot for you!

The Test Engineering & Service Center of Excellence is seeking to fill a Sr. ElectricalEngineering position with a talented individual who possesses a BSEE, BSCmptrE or Computer Science degree. The primary responsibility for this position is to develop and sustain manufacturing and service test equipment in support of multiple products and programs. The engineer who fills this position must have strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills. This position will heavily utilize software development and debug skills on multi-rack test stations. These test stations include but are not limited by the following COTs equipment: network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, DMM’s, logic analyzers, power supplies and electronic loads. This position also requires development and support of ESS and vibration test equipment and software suites.

Otherresponsibilities and job requirements include but are not limited to the following:
Thorough understanding of RC processes/tools (documentation (PDM/Eng central), SCL, IMPACT, SAP, ClearQuest)
Factory support experience
Ability to reverse engineer existing equipment (i.e. documenting something that is already built)
Excellent time management skills – ability to unsupervised, multitask and delegate work to support technicians, EPA’s and peers.
Software skills in LabWindows/CVI and LabView desired
Software skills in C++ and .net are a plus
Extensive experience in managing small teams through hardware builds (parts ordering, build coordination, etc.)
Experience with bidding project activities
Mentoring new engineers
Project management experience (PE) is a plus
Identifying, categorizing, and averting project risks (risk management)
Controlling changes to the project scope and baseline
Coordinating test equipment design reviews and ensuring the generation of appropriate design documentation
Design and implement activities required to deploy the project test solutions to world-wide destinations
Review product designs and create test solutions that maximize test coverage in the manufacturing and service environments
Prepare and present project / technical information to peers, internal management and customers
Highly motivated and possess effective oral/written communication and interpersonal/team skills
Coordinate several projects and complex engineering activities while balancing priorities and schedules
This position will be located in Cedar Rapids, but the candidate may be required to travel on occasion


Bachelor’s degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline
Applicant must be capable of obtaining a US Department of Defense (DoD) security clearance. US Citizenship required.
Strong programming experience: C++, C#, LabView, TestStand, etc.
Experience supporting a manufacturing environment is preferred


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