Rockwell Collins Electrical Engineer - Platform Hardware in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 10822

Want 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 has been named numerous times as 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 Electrical Engineer - Platform Hardware to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA (1000). A comprehensive relocation package 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.

Job Summary

Rockwell Collins’ Platform Hardware team is looking for an electrical engineer with digital and mixed signal printed circuit board design or troubleshooting experience. The Platform Hardware team is responsible for the design of electronic avionics systems used for data concentration and advanced IO processing.

Job Responsibilities

  • Primary responsibility is to support existing DCS/IPS/DCU Fusion products as well as some legacy products. This would include the following activities:

  • Troubleshooting customer or factory product issues to root cause.

  • Assessing problems that come up either in the manufacturing process or in the field and providing technical direction and presenting information to peers and internal management.

  • Assessing component obsolescence situations and providing technical direction for redesign or transition to a new component.

  • Advanced circuit card assembly troubleshooting.

  • Collaborate with engineering labs to complete DO-160 and DO-254 tests, interpret results, and debug.

  • Collaborate with engineering technicians to run functional tests on complex systems.

  • Responsible for engineering documentation.

  • Responsible for preparing TSO package submittals.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline, preferably Electrical/Electronics Engineering

  • Must have recent, hands-on printed circuit board assembly design or troubleshooting experience. (2-5 years of experience preferred)

  • Ability to quickly assimilate complex schematics and pinpoint problems on systems and circuit card assemblies.

  • Experience with avionics DO-160 and DO-254 standards (preference).

  • Experience debugging printed circuit board layout issues (preference)

  • Must have experience with and feel very comfortable in a lab environment performing hands on troubleshooting complex equipment with basic engineering tools (e.g. Oscilloscopes, DMM, etc).

  • Experience with performing rudimentary schematic capture with tools such as Mentor Graphics DxDesigner. (Preference)

  • Must be able to multitask and effectively manage time well.

  • Ability effectively communicate in written format.

  • Must exhibit strong drive to take ownership of tasks and complete them on time - self-motivated.

  • Highly attentive to details and quality of work output

  • Must possess strong interpersonal communication skills

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.

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!

Rockwell Collins 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.