Sr Software Engineer - Navigation

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/19/18
Cedar Rapids, IA
Electronics
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/19/18

Job Summary

Rockwell Collins is looking for a Senior Software Engineer with a passion for engineering and the desire to be part of an innovative, dedicated team responsible for industry-leading Global Positioning Systems (GPS) products. Our team needs engineers interested in architecting, designing, and developing software for real-time embedded GPS receivers for military airborne and weapons applications.

This position offers abundant opportunity to acquire in-depth knowledge of GPS technology and receiver architecture, and to apply that knowledge in a team effort to develop our Modernized GPS receiver products.

Rockwell Collins 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.
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Job Responsibilities

As a part of this team, you will have responsibilities spanning all phases of the software engineering life cycle, including requirements analysis, design, code development, integration, verification, and documentation. Assignments may include tasks such as developing software tools, supporting field demonstration efforts, providing customer support, and mentoring other engineers. The successful applicant should be knowledgeable and skilled with a variety of development and test tools as well as proficient in the development of embedded hardware/software applications.

Basic Qualifications

Must Have Requirements:
* US Citizenship
* Ability to obtain a DoD Security Clearance
* Applicant must have a STEM degree in an applicable engineering or science field.

The successful candidate should be experienced in the following general skills:

* High motivation to solve problems and continuously improve existing products
* Desire to contribute to a results oriented product development team
* Solid understanding of software development processes for real-time embedded hardware/software
applications
* Strong verbal and written technical communication skills
* Ability to work well with a diverse team
* A genuine desire to learn and innovate

In addition to the general skills listed, the ideal candidate will bring experience from the following specific technologies and engineering tools:

* Software requirements and architectural skills with functional decomposition, subsystem interface definition, technology application, and analysis.
* Strong writing skills necessary to produce documentation required for security certification evaluation.
* Experience with embedded hardware and real time hardware systems.
* Experience with Eclipse, Jira, and Jama.
* Experience with Ada, C, Java or other high-order languages in an embedded application environment and experience with hardware centric products.
* Experience with Python test scripting.
* A working knowledge of Communication Systems, Digital Signal Processing, or Kalman Filter Theory.

Requisition ID: 6915

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