Rockwell Collins Senior Software Engineer, C and JAVA - Rail in New York, New York

Requisition ID: 14286

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 Senior Software Engineer, C and JAVA - Rail to join our team in New York, NY (IMS INC) (5210). 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 Surface Transportation Systems is currently seeking a motivated Application Engineer with programming knowledge in C/C++ and SQL to join our project team. The ideal candidate will perform all phases of system engineering and system support for AIM Rail environment. It includes requirement analysis, design, system configuration, development, code / unit test and system integration, test and field installation.

Job Responsibilities

Other duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Work with the software team to extend existing components to implement client requirements

  • Participate in Requirement analysis and Design / Code reviews

  • Assist with functional testing and documentation

  • Assist with documentation for procedures, training and enhancements

The ongoing goals for this position are:

  • Design new elements or changes in scope of project software

  • Participate in code reviews and knowledge transfer

  • Interact with end customer on technical issues

  • Meet schedule deadlines and remain within budget

  • Follow and enforce engineering guidelines set in system development methodology

  • Ability to interact with customers and correctly interpret their needs and requirements

  • Establishes and maintains effective professional relationships with internal and external stakeholders

  • Diligent Work ethic

Basic Qualifications

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

  • Three or more years of experience working in software development for mission critical systems

  • Solid knowledge and hands-on experience with C, C++ Knowledge and hands on experience with MS SQL, Oracle or PostgreSQL database and VMware

  • Experience with Requirements Analysis, Design, Development, Debugging, Test, Implementation, and integration

  • Experience with documentation

  • Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

  • Able to work independently or within a team

Desired Skills:

  • Software Systems Integration

  • Enjoy problem solving and committed to delivering high-quality software

  • Interface with external data sources

  • Experience with multi-threaded programming and practices

  • Positive attitude and eager to learn and improve

  • Cloud Based programming experience

  • Knowledge of SCADA and Java

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.