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United Technologies Corporation Sr Engineer, Systems Engineering - Navigation in Melbourne, Florida

Job ID: 01331172

City: Melbourne

State: Florida

Country: United States

Category: Engineering, Systems

Job Type: Full Time


Date Posted:



United States of America


HFL34: Melbourne, FL 1100 W Hibiscus Blvd , Melbourne, FL, 32902-2704 USA

At Collins Aerospace, we’re dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry – all to redefine aerospace.

Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies– Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems – we’re driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. 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, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer.

We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE.

Our Avionics team advances aviation electronics and information management solutions for commercial and military customers across the world. That means we’re helping passengers reach their destination safely. We’re connecting aircraft operators, airports, rail and critical infrastructure with intelligent data service solutions that keep passengers, flight crews and militaries connected and informed. And we’re providing industry-leading fire protection and safety systems that our customers can count on when it matters most. Are you ready to learn from the most knowledgeable experts in the industry, develop the technologies of tomorrow and reach new heights in your career? Join our Avionics team today.Collins Aerospace makes modern flight possible. Of course, that wouldn’t be possible without the capabilities and technologies of our organization, as well as our engineers – a highly skilled, accomplished network that spans more than 180 sites, 24 countries and 6 Strategic Business Units (SBUs).

Role Overview

Seeking a highly motivated Sr Systems Engineer that is ready to join us in bringing the latest in Collins’ GLU product line. The industry’s leading Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR), and continuing the company’s commitment to furthering advanced global navigation capabilities, the GLU-2100 will be the industry’s most capable, fully digital, MMR with integrated instrument landing system (ILS), global positioning system (GPS), GPS landing system (GLS) and VHF omni-directional receiver (VOR).

Candidates are expected to be able to an active member of a cross-functional team during all phases of an engineering system development project. Responsibilities include systems level requirements definition, design, integration, and system verification activities. This position will also offer the opportunity to work closely with our demotic and international partners and customers in the development of the system.

Relocation assistance is available for qualified candidates.

Primary Responsibilities:

• System level requirements decomposition/analysis, system design and allocation to subsystems/products, system integration planning and execution, and system level verification and validation.

• Development of verification and validation tests

• Development support scripts and utilities

• Analyzing and characterizing the performance of RF Systems

• Using lab equipment such as oscilloscope, signal or vector signal generator

• Interfacing with system, subsystem, and product teams in the allocation of system level requirements, decomposition into lower level requirements and design decisions, and resolution of problem reports, working with other disciplines such as Hardware and Software

• Interfacing on a regular basis with the systems integration lead, project engineers and engineering management to status plan, accomplishments, issues, risks, and opportunities

Basic Qualifications:

  • This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline and 5 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 3 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required.

  • Demonstrated experience in avionics system or product development including requirements capture/analysis, design, integration, verification/validation, and certification processes.

  • Candidate must be self-motivated, possess effective oral/written communication and interpersonal/team skills, and be able to multiplex tasks and assignments effectively

  • System/sub-assembly or component level experience

  • Demonstrated experience with engineering support tools such as JIRA, JAMA and ALM

  • Analytical skills - able to demonstrate logical, critical thinking in analyzing engineering problems with resultant solutions.

  • Exhibiting strong team skills working with both domestic and international team members

  • Effective time management and ability to work independently with minimal direct supervision.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the following technical areas:· Large scale avionics integration or complex avionics product integration· FAA certification and safety process, TSO and Type Certification· ARP-4754A· DO-178B/C, and industry software development practices· Navigation Radios/Sensors (RNAV, ADF, VOR/ILS/MB, GPS, etc)· Avionics data networks, ARINC 429 and/or AFDX based solutions· Onboard Maintenance and Data Load systems. (ARINC 624 & 615)

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.

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

• Tuition reimbursement

• Life insurance and disability coverage

• And more

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.

United Technologies Corporation 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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United Technologies Corporation 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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