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Full Time Posted 20 days ago
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Job Type

Full Time

Job Details

Date Posted:

2023-09-05

Country:

United States of America

Location:

HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498-0505 USA

Position Role Type:

Onsite

This Sr. Principal Systems Engineering position is in the Display Products department which is part of the Avionics business unit of Collins Aerospace.  Display Products is a Center of Excellence for avionics display solutions across Collins Aerospace.  This position involves architecting, development and certification of display unit hardware and software for commercial and military primary flight and mission-critical display products. 

We are seeking a highly motivated engineer that is ready to join our Systems Engineering team to aid in development of display solutions for our wide customer base.  The candidate will work with customers in both commercial and military markets.  This position provides the opportunity to architect our display solutions and build a broad professional network across the Avionics and Mission Systems business units.  The candidate will interface with many areas and resources outside the Display Products department including external customers, Program Management, Production Operations, Environmental Effects Engineering (EEE), and Technical Publications.

Excellent written and oral communication skills are critical to this position.  Flexibility to adapt to expectations and processes of our various customers is required. 

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform as an architect to select and develop the right display solutions for on-going pursuits.  This includes developing design approaches for display hardware and software.
  • Develop product line roadmaps and influence new technology development targeting new products
  • Develop innovative design approaches that meet customer requirements, cost targets, and product line objectives
  • Be the technical lead for display product development from concept to full rate production
  • Requirements capture, allocation, traceability, validation, and verification of requirements
  • Support teams of hardware, software, and systems engineers to develop, integrate and field display products
  • Lead Electromagnetic Interference and Environmental qualification testing
  • Develop certification plans, accomplishment summaries and other life-cycle data for hardware certification with the FAA
  • Be the primary technical point of contact for our customers
  • Support technical proposal preparation, compliance matrix development, and systems engineering bids
  • Cost Account Management for Systems Engineering activities
  • Some domestic and international travel is expected

Qualifications/Experience Required:

  • Typically requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) unless prohibited by local laws/regulations and minimum 10 years prior relevant experience or an Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 7 years of experience or in absence of a degree, 14 years of relevant experience
  • 10+ years experience with hardware and software design and development processes
  • 10+ years of relevant electrical, systems or computer engineering experience
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. government issued security clearance is required.
  • U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio, and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market. 

Collins Aerospace Diversity & Inclusion Statement: 

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.  

WE ARE REDEFINING AEROSPACE.  

* Please consider the following role type definitions as you apply for this role.

Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:  

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance  
  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees  
  • Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution, including a Lifetime Income Strategy option  
  • Tuition reimbursement program 
  • Student Loan Repayment Program  
  • Life insurance and disability coverage  
  • Optional coverages you can buy: pet insurance, home and auto insurance, additional life and accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal, ID theft protection 
  • Birth, adoption, parental leave benefits 
  • Ovia Health, fertility, and family planning  
  • Adoption Assistance  
  • Autism Benefit  
  • Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 10 free counseling sessions  
  • Healthy You Incentives, wellness rewards program 
  • Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits  
  • Bright Horizons, child and elder care services 
  • Teladoc Medical Experts, second opinion program  
  • And more! 

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen. 

Note: 

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.) 
  • Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year  
     

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.  

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.

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The salary range for this role is 118,000 USD - 246,000 USD. The salary range provided is a good faith estimate representative of all experience levels. RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role, function and associated responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, location, education/training, and key skills.

Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement.

Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company’s performance.

This role is a U.S.-based role. If the successful candidate resides in a U.S. territory, the appropriate pay structure and benefits will apply.

RTX anticipates the application window closing approximately 40 days from the date the notice was posted. However, factors such as candidate flow and business necessity may require RTX to shorten or extend the application window.

RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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Senior Principal Systems Engineer - Display Products (Onsite)
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