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Raytheon Technologies Associate Director, Conected Domain Solutions in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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United States of America


HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE

, Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498-0505 USA

Do you want to be a part of something bigger? A team whose impact stretches across the world, and even beyond? At Collins Aerospace, our Mission Systems team helps civilian, military and government customers complete their most complex missions — whatever and wherever they may be. Our customers depend on us for intelligent and secure communications, missionized systems for specialized aircraft and spacecraft and collaborative space solutions. By joining our team, you’ll have your own critical part to play in ensuring our customer succeeds today while anticipating their needs for tomorrow. Are you up for the challenge? Join our mission today. ​

Associate Director - Connected Domain Solutions, Mission Systems


Connected Domain Solutions provides integrated solutions and capabilities aligned to the vision of Multi-Domain Operation (MDO) and Joint All Domain Command and Control (JADC2). The JADO vision for command and control is, JADC2, the art and science of decision-making to achieve operational and informational advantage in the competition continuum. It is the natural extension of C2 across domains and Service components. The Department of the Air Force’s JADC2 vision calls for connecting distributed sensors, shooters, and data from all domains to joint forces, enabling coordinated exercise of authority to integrate planning and synchronize convergence in time, space, and purpose.

The successful candidate for the Connected Domain Solutions, Associate Director role should provide the leadership in the development and sustainment of Connected Domain Solutions business plan, architecture and products within the business. The candidate should help decompose customer requirements, develop an architecture and roadmap of capabilities/products. You will help prioritize investments to align with the strategic plan and help drive technical execution of development projects. The candidate must be a deep technical expert in cross domain system of systems architecture that include modeling of requirements and functions, system verification and validation. The successful candidate be a Strong Communicator, with the ability to work across the organization, with various disciplines including Engineering, Program Office, Operations, Quality and Business Development. Primary Responsibilities:

  • SME for Joint All Domain Command and Control (JADC2)

  • Ownership of the JADC2 roadmap and technology plan

  • System of Systems Decomposition

  • Participating/Driving/Chairing system and component Design Reviews

  • Final signoff of major design reviews

  • Assessing design maturity and technical risk.

  • Using experience to assure Lessons Learned are Identified and applied.

  • Mentoring engineers

  • Providing presenters with guidance during review preparation

  • Providing technical consultation and guidance.

  • Resolution of technical issues

  • Provide and lead specific staff training

  • Contributes to ensuring the protection of Collins IP

Basic Qualifications:

  • This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline and 12 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 10 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 16 years of relevant experience is required.

  • Qualifications include a strong knowledge of system of systems architecture and systems engineering, technical leadership, communication, requirements management, software/hardware integration and technology development.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

  • Must have or be capable of obtaining a US Department of Defense (DoD) security clearance. Candidate selected will be subject to a government security investigation/reinstatement and must meet eligibility requirements ​

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.

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

  • Life insurance and disability coverage

  • Optional coverages you can buy: Pet Insurance, Home and Auto, additional life insurance, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal

  • Ovia Health, fertility and family planning

  • Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 5 free counseling sessions

  • Redbrick - Incentives for a Healthy You

  • Autism Benefit

  • Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits

  • Adoption Assistance

  • Best Doctors, 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.

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.

Raytheon Technologies 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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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.