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Senior Systems Engineer - Air Combat Training (Hybrid)

Company: Collins Aerospace
Location: Iowa City
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description 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. Senior Systems Engineer - Air Combat Test and Training Hybrid: Employees who are working in Hybrid roles will work regularly both onsite and offsite. Ratio of time working onsite will be determined in partnership with your leader. The Air Combat Test and Training (ACTT) engineering department is responsible for the design, analysis, test and certification of Air Combat Test and Training systems. We solve the challenges of next-generation pilot proficiency training so they can ---Train as they Fight---. We field Test and Training range systems with state-of-the-art technology in cryptography, datalinks, navigation, communication, networking and command and control. We specialize in highly accurate, highly secure solutions for U.S. Navy and Airforce customers. We are a system of systems development team that designs, integrates, and supports some of the largest, most complex solutions offered by Collins Aerospace. Our team works to proactively develop innovative solutions that supports our customers missions. Where team members feel empowered to influence decisions, be heard, hold each other accountable, learn from our mistakes. We value and respect each other as team members and strive to foster a sense of community. Role Overview: Our ACTT Enterprise Range Systems team, is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer with systems and project engineering experience. We have a growing team comprised of systems engineers and TPM---s, where mentor/mentee relationships are a key component of our knowledge sharing. This positions is aligned with the development of systems domain knowledge with a growth mindset towards future role as Technical Project Manager (TPM) or Value Stream Leader (VSL). The systems team is responsible from the requirements capture phase with the customer, through development and verification, and to final installation and test at the customer ranges. Our team supports the interoperability of the Common Range Integrate Instrumentation (CRIIS) and Tactical Combat Training System (TCTS) Inc. II systems at the customer ranges to support the vision of --- Any Pod, Any Range, Any Mission---. This position is located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates. Core Responsibilities: Systems requirements decomposition, integration, and test with the focus on enabling our customers to be successful in their missions Act as Product Owner (PO) or Release Train Engineering (RTE) for the systems team in the Agile Framework Support of Design Approach Reviews and roadmapping strategies Support bid and proposal efforts related to the systems development efforts Basic Qualifications: Bachelor---s degree and 5 years of prior relevant experience OR Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 3 years experience OR In absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required Typically requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of 5 years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited by local laws/regulations. 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 Previous systems or project management experience. Communicating effectively to a host of stakeholders across the technical spectrum, including customers. Preferred Qualifications: Requirements capture in DOORs or JAMA Program development within the Agile Framework Collins Management System (CMS) experience through different Gate reviews. Project management experience with Earned Value, Integrated Master Schedules, Risk and Opportunity Management Strive to consistently produce superior results, keeping project milestones on schedule and contributing to a positive work environment Desire to successfully work in a team environment, establishing collaborative relationships with coworkers in person and through technology Motivated self-starter with strong analytical skills Able to investigate problems to the root cause and then champion the creation and implementation of corrective actions 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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