6 months ago
Requisition ID: 2280
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 Principal Electrical Engineer - Advanced Technology Pursuits 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 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.
The Advanced Technology & System Solutions group within the ATC is seeking a self-motivated engineer to contribute to the team that supports Pursuit & Order Capture and project execution activities within the Center. The Center is chartered with creating, demonstrating, and transitioning innovative technologies that improve the safety, efficiency, and capability of both commercial / military aviation and high integrity systems.
As a significant contributor within the ATC, the successful candidate will have responsibility for strategic planning - THINKING BIG, project execution, business development assistance - TAKING ACTION, and guiding/mentoring/supporting technical staff - HELPING OTHERS SUCCEED.
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of demonstrated leadership, domain-relevant innovation, excellent oral and written communication skills, teamwork and critical thinking skills, and experience capturing science and technology (S&T) funding.
The ideal candidate will support Pursuit & Order Capture by profiling/trending S&T funding opportunities and assessing customer needs that align with Center technology priorities, assisting in proposal guidance/preparation, supporting project/activity planning and execution, and promoting innovation/collaboration throughout the enterprise. Customers and collaborators include other groups within Engineering & Information Technology, the Rockwell Collins business units as well as government research organizations. It is expected that the ideal candidate will establish and develop relationships with these organizations.
* Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline; identified skills and experience
* Experience working in a fast-paced R&D environment
* Comprehension of multiple technical disciplines to facilitate working effectively throughout the organization
* Experience guiding teams of diverse contributors to accomplish common objectives
* Must be a self-starter and have strong analytical skills
* Good organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks, while balancing priorities and schedules
* Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills and the ability to work well with others across geographic and organizational boundaries
* Experience with proposal writing and executing S&T projects
* Willingness and ability to obtain a security clearance
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
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.