COLLINS AEROSPACE Staff Engineer, Systems Engineering in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa
Work Location: 5450 C Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52498.Apply scientific principles to innovate, design, develop and implement technologies, components, sub-systems, machines, tools and systems to ensure compliance to specifications, requirements and customer guarantees across applicable operating conditions. Ensure novel ideas and implementations are captured and protected using applicable IP processes and tools. Perform analysis at all levels of the total system product including concept, design, fabrication, modeling, test, installation, operating, maintenance and disposal. Perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Consider and evaluate alternatives accounting for similar metrics. Manage configuration process, perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications. Ensure the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule and cost constraints. Perform architectural exploration. Decompose customer specifications and system level requirements into sub-system and piece part requirements and generate verification criteria and plan for the requirements.i Manage overall project requirements, reliability, logistics, coordination of different teams, evaluation measurements and other disciplines for large or complex projects. Coordinate control engineering, industrial engineering, organizational studies and project management. Monitor budgets, cost, effectiveness and reliability of activities and make recommendations to optimize resources, prioritize spending and ensure that standards are met. Manage work-processes, optimization methods and risk management tools for large or complex projects. Research, evaluate and recommend investments or changes in technology, resources, procedures, equipment, systems or other assets to improve the quality of the organization's systems product and services. Provide analysis for the decomposition of customer specifications and system level requirements into subsystem and piece part requirements and make recommendations for the generation of verification criteria and plans for the requirements. Must possess at least a bachelor's degree or its equivalent in Electrical Engineering or a related field and at least 7 years of prior progressive experience as a Software Engineer or a related role. In the alternative, at least a master's degree or its equivalent and at least 5 years of experience as a Software Engineer or a related role would be acceptable. Must also possess the following: at least 5 years of experience with programming in C Language; at least 5 years of experience with device driver development; and at least 5 years of experience with utilizing real-time operating systems.