4 months ago
Requisition ID: 15421
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 Collins Aerospace 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++/Python) – Air Combat Training 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 Collins Aerospace 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 Collins Aerospace.
"I feel the need…the need for speed!" If you like the movie "Top Gun", you will love the Test and Training Instrumentation Engineering Department.
Collins Aerospace is a pioneer in the development and deployment of innovative communication solutions for government applications. The T&TI Engineering Department develops state-of-the-art test and training range products for cryptographic, datalink, networking, and command and control applications. We specialize in the development of high quality, highly secure training solutions for the U.S. military, laying the foundation for Live Virtual Constructive (LVC) capabilities. T&TI Engineering is responsible for all product line and engineering tasks related to the design, analysis, test and certification of Air Combat Training systems, maturing products from concept phase through accreditation and factory production.
Our T&TI Datalink and Tools Infrastructure Engineering team is looking for a dynamic Senior Software Engineer to expand the capabilities of our advanced Test & Training Datalink and help develop innovative solutions to our department’s testing and tools infrastructure. As a Sr. Software Engineer in this organization, you will have the opportunity to:
Work on all phases of the software development life cycle using Agile software development practices following the Scaled Agile Framework
Develop innovative features and capabilities into our mobile ad-hoc (MANET) datalink using C++14 that enable next-generation test and training capabilities for 4th and 5th-generation military airborne platforms
Develop innovative tools and testing infrastructure that support model-based automated code generation as well as automated build and continuous integration and test using Python and Java
Bachelor’s degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline
U.S. Citizenship is required. Candidates must possess or meet eligibility requirements for obtaining a U.S. DoD Secret Clearance.
Experience with full life cycle OOA/D software development using C++
Experience with networking protocols and standards
Experience with configuration management tools and processes
Good written and verbal communications skills and the ability to work well with others in a professional team environment
Good organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks while balancing priorities and schedules
Motivated self-starter with strong analytical skills
A successful candidate may possess the following:
Experience with Python and Java programming languages
Experience working in Atlassian tools (e.g., JIRA, Bitbucket, Confluence, Bamboo, etc.).
Experience with multi-threaded real-time embedded applications
Knowledge and cognizance of Live Virtual Constructive concepts
Able to investigate problems to the root cause and then champion the creation and implementation of corrective actions
Experience with Agile development methodology
At Collins Aerospace, 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 Collins Aerospace 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!
Collins Aerospace 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.