Rockwell Collins Sr Software Engineer (Java / C++) - Cabin Systems in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 13095

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 Software Engineer (Java / C++) - Cabin Systems 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 is looking for a passionate Senior Software Engineer to provide technical excellence in the fast-growing Cabin Systems market. You will be involved in all stages of the product development life-cycle across various products. Tasks will include designing software solutions for complex systems, implementing software solutions from existing designs, software documentation and testing.

You will work with customers and team members in a technologically advanced and challenging field supporting the development of new features and functionality across multiple products ranging from: Netflix like streaming service, wireless technology, Android/IOS App development, 3D Graphics with OpenGL, Embedded Java development, graphical user interface development with emphasis on user experience and cabin entertainment systems and helping to bridge consumer electronics to the aerospace industry. Join us and be a part of putting information and entertainment systems on the world’s premier VIP and VVIP aircraft.

Job Responsibilities

  • Writing code for new features for an existing product line.

  • Debugging issues in the lab.

  • Ensuring the code meets requirements.

  • Creating and executing tests.

  • Creating, leading and participating in code peer reviews.

  • Supporting product integration.

  • Collaborating and working with remote peers.

  • Mentoring

  • Leading a small product team.

  • Designing complex software solutions.

Basic Qualifications

Required Skills

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

  • Self-starter able to multitask and manage unplanned events.

  • Well organized and able to communicate effectively with engineering peers, leadership and customers.

  • Excellent problem solving, decision making, and teamwork.

  • Experience with the following programming languages: Java, C/C++ Experience and/or knowledge of scripting languages: Javascript, Python, Perl

Desired Skills:

  • Extended knowledge of software engineering tools and processes.

  • Practical experience in all aspects/phases of product design, software implementation and system integration & test

  • Experience and/or knowledge of mobile app development.

  • Experience with Eclipse IDE development environment on Linux operating system.

  • Experience with 3D graphics programming with OpenGL.

  • Experience coding networked and multi-threaded applications.

  • Experience with both waterfall and Agile development life cycles.

  • Experience integrating large software solutions.

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.