Rockwell Collins Sr Electrical Engineer -- FPGA Design in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 11833

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 Sr Electrical Engineer -- FPGA Design 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

Are you ready to be a part of a design race pursuing novel state of the art software defined radio technology? We are looking for an energetic, highly skilled engineer to share in the shaping of our next generation products.

The advanced radio technology department is responsible for all electrical engineering tasks related to the design, analysis, test and certification of advanced radio technologies for both commercial and military markets.

This exciting senior level position requires a background in FPGA design, including experience with verification. Successful applicants will collaborate in the development of new chip designs -- carrying ideas from concept and planning through design, test, and release. Additionally, this position involves collaboration with program management, our talented multidisciplinary team, and internal/external customers.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design cutting edge software defined radio for FPGAs and ASICs for our commercial and military customers

  • Define requirements for new designs and develop requirements specification

  • Perform architectural design-including block diagram, trade off studies and design reviews

  • Perform detailed design-including implementation in VHDL, design analysis, and design reviews

  • Push the boundaries by introducing machine learning into FPGA processors

  • Support board level FPGA integration

  • Perform FPGA design verification tasks

  • Participate in project retrospectives and assist in continuous process and workflow improvements

  • Oversee efforts of and train less experienced designers

Basic Qualifications

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

  • Strong communication skills

  • US Citizenship is required.

  • Advanced skills with FPGA Design in VHDL

Additional skills a plus:

  • System Verilog

  • Strong interest in machine learning

  • Experience in Tensor Flow, Python

  • Process Control - Requirements capture

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.