Senior Software Engineer – Trusted Systems

Category: Engineering
Job ID: 5945
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
Posted Date: November 1, 2017

Requisition ID: 5945

Job Summary

The Trusted Systems research group seeks a self-motivated research engineer with experience in safety-critical embedded computer-based systems. The position is within the Advanced Technology Center, Rockwell Collins’ research and development organization. The Trusted Systems group works with both Rockwell Collins product groups and external research sponsors to extend both the state of the art and the state of the practice for methods to construct trusted computer-based systems.

The trusted systems research group is located in Bloomington, MN and Cedar Rapids, IA. This position could be located at either location.

Job Responsibilities

Current investigations create and demonstrate new methods and tools for embedded computer-based system development. Relevant technologies include architectural modeling and analysis, automated safety analysis, model-checking, automated theorem proving, language development, high assurance microkernels, SMT solvers, assured hardware/software generation, automated vulnerability detection, and mathematical specification. Ongoing projects will invent, mature, and apply these technologies in diverse domains with safety or security requirements. Example domains include autonomous systems, military and commercial aircraft, machine learning systems, and communication systems.

Basic Qualifications

The successful candidate has demonstrated ability to innovate and to develop and apply new technologies. The candidate must have strong software skills, including using formal methods approaches, and a passion for bringing rigor to computer system development. An ideal candidate has the ability to develop prototype software with minimal requirements that can be used for research customer and internal product group concept demonstrations. An ideal candidate has full product cycle development experience. A bachelor’s degree in a STEM field is required, an advanced degree is preferred. This position offers career growth potential for individuals who are innovative and can conceive, develop and execute research projects. Demonstrated ability to formulate, market, and lead a successful research program is highly desirable.

US citizenship or US permanent residency is required.

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.