Rockwell Collins Sr Systems Engineer - Control Laws & Guidance in Wilsonville, Oregon

Requisition ID: 10885

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 Systems Engineer - Control Laws & Guidance to join our team in Wilsonville, OR (1700). A comprehensive relocation package may be available for qualified candidates. 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 training, networking and mentoring.

Interested yet? Apply now and embark on your next worthwhile adventure!

Job Summary

The successful applicant will utilize strong analytical abilities, an practical knowledge of commercial airliner avionics and instrumentation and significant commercial airliner pilot experience to provide Head-Up Guidance Systems, Portland and its customers with guidance and expertise through system development, flight test, certification and entry into service.

Job Responsibilities

  • Significant domain knowledge and knowledge of products, systems and applicable regulatory requirements in assigned portfolio (e.g. avionics products). Will be considered a domain specialist.

  • Serve as a subject matter expert for the Control Laws & Guidance specialist domain.

  • Develop functional, interface and performance specifications for hardware and software implementation. Identify and document architecturally significant requirements and technical risk areas.

  • Provide input into technical proposal preparation and serve as the subject matter expert in non-advocate, internal and customer reviews.

  • Serve as the flight test and simulation based tuning lead for integration, verification and validation for products and sub-systems of moderate to high complexity.

  • Estimate, track, manage and report status relating to technical, cost, schedule, and risk performance for assigned scope of work which may span across multiple projects. Decisions may have major impact on cost, schedule, and technical performance.

  • Understand and utilize internal processes, methods and tools for systems development and documentation efforts. Develop and/or utilize prognostic metrics for system design and development. Review metrics and defects trends, identify systemic root causes and process improvements. Recommend new approaches, tools and techniques that drive continuous improvement in systems development processes

  • Maintain awareness of technology within the domain or system and develop technology strategies for the domain or system. Provide inputs to technical & product roadmaps.

  • Mentors junior engineers in the utilization of the appropriate RC processes and tools during product development, thus increasing product quality and improving customer satisfaction.

  • Individual job duties may vary.

Basic Qualifications

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

  • Private Pilot's License with commercial pilot experience (ideally 10 plus years) on single aisle narrow body aircraft, medium business jets or larger.

  • Flight Test experience a bonus

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, or any other protected status.