Rockwell Collins Sr Project Manager, Airshow Content & Design in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 13763

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 Project Manager, Airshow Content & Design to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA (1000). 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

This technical position is responsible for the creation and maintenance of the default Airshow content, including GUI design, databases and map content.

Job Responsibilities

  • Creates new GUI designs for Airshow products ensuring that the design is both functional and beautiful. Updates baseline GUI designs as new features or customer issues are addressed.

  • Establishes and maintains baseline databases, including: baseline maps, place names, translations, population, country codes, points of interest descriptions and pictures, elevation, lat/long coordinates, airports, borders and other related items.

  • Coordinates translation projects with third party translation houses to obtain data for specific projects.

  • Coordinates with various third party vendors to obtain content or specialized design services.

  • Creates mockups for special projects as requested by customers or product line.

  • Establish new video and audio announcements for use within Airshow.

  • Demonstrates leadership skills.

  • Results oriented with ability to communicate effectively with all levels of company and customers.

  • Individual job duties may vary.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in appropriate discipline or in the absence of a degree five years of related experience.

  • Requires extensive experience with Photoshop.

  • Requires extensive database experience with SQL and MS Access.

  • Preferred experience working with vendors and engineering.

  • Preferred experience in the aerospace and IFE industry.

  • Preferred experience in GUI and UX (design and usability).

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.