Sr Electrical Engineer

Rockwell Collins   •  

Melbourne, FL

Industry: Electronics


Less than 5 years

Posted 300 days ago

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Job Summary

The primary responsibility of this position is to develop test SW for new aviation product developments. The Test Engineering CoE develops an array of innovative test equipment solutions for Rockwell Collins products and programs. These test solutions are primarily targeted to our manufacturing and service customers, but are also delivered and used for engineering development and qualification efforts.
The engineer who fills this position must have systems, development, troubleshooting and problem solving skills. This position may also lead software developments. The primary SW languages used are LabVIEW, TestStand, C++ and C# on multi-rack test stations. These test stations include but are not limited by the following COTs equipment: fiber optic measuring devices, optical measuring devices, emulators, oscilloscopes, DMM’s, and power supplies. This position also requires development and support of Environmental Stress Screening (thermal and vibration) test equipment and software suites. Many of the products also requires RF knowledge.

Job Responsibilities

* Software test development design through implementation and deployment into manufacturing
* Develop Software and perform Systems Integration for the test CoE for all products
* Develop Requirements Based Test Procedures and perform requirements based verification including test coverage analysis
* Work with internal and external teams to coordinate requirements and development efforts
* Keep yourself up to date with the latest trends in software engineering and tools
* Collaborate and interact in a multi-functional, multi-discipline development team
* Perform autonomously under the direction of technical and program management
* Provide insight to program leadership on implications of hardware and software product changes to the test development
* Perform autonomously under the direction of technical and program management
*Provide technical information to project management for bids of medium to high complexity development projects
*Coordinating test equipment design reviews and ensuring the generation of appropriate design documentation
* Create and present task status and technical solutions to team members, engineering leadership
* Project risk identification, mitigation, and escalation
* Utilize strong interaction and interpersonal skills to drive team to success
* Read and understand test requirements to predict execution issues
* Work with the teams and other team leads to resolve complex issues

* Experience with developing and supporting software for test applications
* Strong understanding of software engineering state of the art practices
* Self-starter that can work in a highly cross functional environment and remove roadblocks
* Self-discipline
* Excellent organizational skills
* Commitment to quality and improvement
* Stellar interpersonal skills
* Fundamental knowledge of Electrical, Mechanical, Software Systems engineering and Test Equipment
* Ability to work with the end user customer in a professional manner

Additional skills a plus:
* RF Experience
*LabVIEW/TestStand/C++/Ada/Visual Basic
* Prior experience leading SW projects from conception to implementation

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline.

US Citizenship or Permanent Residence is required. Candidate must have 4 years of software and test experience.

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.

Job ID: 7360