Collins Aerospace Hiring Event!
Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2020
What We're Hiring For
STAFF SYSTEMS ENGINEER - MISSION SYSTEMS
PRINCIPAL SYSTEMS ARCHITECT
PRINCIPAL COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS ENGINEER - MISSION SYSTEMS
PRINCIPAL SYSTEMS ENGINEER - MISSION SYSTEMS
SCHEDULE ANALYST MANAGER
Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline and 7 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 5 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 11 years of relevant experience is required.
What to bring to this event
What to wear
Dress code is Business casual (dress pants/skirt, button down/blouse, optional tie).
About Collins Aerospace
From the smallest details to the highest pursuits, Collins Aerospace is dedicated to redefining aerospace.
With our customers, we relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry. And, every day, we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever.
Together, we chart new journeys and reunite families. We protect nations and save lives. And we explore the unknown.
We believe in the power of intelligence and partnership to guide our customers into the future.
The paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form propel us all higher again and again.
We are constant in our evolution.
We are connected to our customers—always.
We are compelling as we boldly step forward.
WE ARE REDEFINING AEROSPACE.
What is a Virtual Hiring Event?
Virtual hiring events are a great way for employers and jobseekers to connect, even if they aren't in the same physical location. Hiring is a human process, and they would like to talk with you online (either through chat, on the phone, or video) to see if you’re a fit!
As a Principal Systems Engineer, you will be working on communication solutions integrated on strategic platforms. Main responsibility is to focus on customer needs and requirements in order to design, develop, document and test hardware and software systems, ranging from black box to the extremely complex end-to-end platform systems.
As a Principal Systems Engineer, you will work on projects spanning the entire development lifecycle, including pursuit and order capture, system design, requirements, definition, requirement allocation and traceability, software/hardware development & integration and Systems Test & Verification/Validation.
The candidate will work closely with fellow systems engineers, Project Engineers, Product Line / Program Management, software, hardware, electrical and support staff to assure defined requirements are consistently met in all phases of the product lifecycle.
A qualified candidate will be a US Citizen, ability to obtain a clearance, or have an active secret or top secret clearance.
As a technical expert, provide expertise in the decomposition of customer specifications and internal system level requirements into sub-system and piece part requirements, and make recommendations for the generation of verification criteria and plans for those requirements.
Responsible for leading collaboration amongst the functional teams by implementing an executable strategy and establishing operational plans for the work area to ensure that scope, cost and schedule meets internal goals and fully satisfies external contractual commitments.
Lead technical proposal preparation and serve as a subject matter expert in non-advocate, internal and customer reviews
Strong understanding of end-to-end systems architecture governance and design principles.
Develop and/or utilize prognostic metrics for system design and development. Review metrics and defects trends, identify systemic root causes and process improvements. Recommend new approaches, tools and techniques that drive continuous improvement in technical development processes.
Ensures the development and management of technical risks and develops and executes mitigation plans
Recommends investments or changes in technology, resources, procedures, equipment, systems, or other assets to improve the quality of the organization's projects.
Strong capability to mentor teams on the utilization of internal processes, methods, and tools for systems development and documentation efforts.
Recommends and helps implement new approaches, tools, and technique based on needs identified in metric and defect trends on current and related programs
This position may require 10 to 20% travel
Basic Qualifications (Required):
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline and 10 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 7 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 14 years of relevant experience is required.
Demonstrable high proficiency with multiple years of experience in systems engineering, open systems architectures, model based systems engineering methods, and MBSE tools (SysML, UML, AADL, or equivalent)
Broad background in airborne, ground, or space communication programs involving products, systems, and/or services
Strong expertise in defining system level design and creating the system, subsystem, item and element requirements including traceability
High proficiency with advanced networking concepts
Experience with visual modeling and design tools (Enterprise Architect, Cameo, or equivalent)
Recent experience and expertise in requirements management tools (DOORS, JAMA, or equivalent)
Expertise with applied human factors engineering practices to plan crew systems interfaces for UI/UX and translate these customer requirements into hardware and software solutions.
Experience in technical proposal writing - Make/Buy Decision-making and trade study experience
Experience in training and mentoring less experienced leaders and engineers
Strong understanding of the Change Management processes and tools
US citizenship with the ability to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance