• Senior Engineer, Software Engineering - Part Time

    United Technologies CorporationMelbourne, FL 32941

    Job #894815332

  • Job ID: 01311552

    City: Melbourne

    State: Florida

    Country: United States

    Category: Engineering

    Job Type: Part 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).

    Hiring talented and motivated software engineers is key to our company success. We are currently searching for a part-time Senior Embedded Software Engineer to join our CNS (Communications, Navigation, and Surveillance) Communications department in Melbourne, FL. The candidate will work with customers, engineering and program management, systems hardware and software developers, production, and subcontractors to provide solutions and support for both domestic and international customers. We are seeking individuals who have the technical skills and a desire to execute on new and established product programs while maintaining a flexible work schedule.

    Job Responsibilities

    This part time Senior Embedded Software Engineer will be a part of an integrated cross-functional team responsible for designing, developing, and testing software for communication products. Responsibilities will include designing, and developing real-time embedded software, creating and reviewing specifications, interfacing with remote teams and integrating and testing the product prior to product customer delivery and certification.

    Additional responsibilities may include:

    • Contribute to software engineering requirements capture and analysis.

    • Design, code, test, integrate and document software of varying levels of complexity. Apply and tailor internal processes, using knowledge of methods and tools for software development and documentation efforts. Ensure that development products meet the applicable Collins, Business Unit, and Customer/Project requirements.

    • Participate in cross-functional team efforts in the definition, integration, verification and validation of products and sub-systems of varying levels of complexity.

    • Help to identify systemic root causes and process improvements and recommend new approaches, tools, techniques that will improve the software development processes.

    • Capable of proactively identifying and communicating technical software issues and helping to resolve these issues. Ensure these issues are elevated to project leadership for resolution.

    • Individual job duties may vary.


    Basic Qualifications:

    • Candidates for this role should possess a Bachelor's degree and five years of prior relevant experience or an Advanced degree and three years of prior relevant experience

    • Experience in real-time embedded software engineering

    • Solid understanding of software development methodologies

    • Have experience in C, C++ language development

    • The ability to learn and perform in all phases of the software engineering life cycle including requirements analysis, software design, code development, integration and test, and documentation

    • Have a willingness to apply a structured process to assignments


    • Experience with avionics certification and DO-178B/C

    • Experience in real time operating systems such as VxWorks, Greenhills, Linux etc.

    • Previous experience working with offsite/offshore teams

    • Previous experience with code repositories such as GIT and Subversion (SVN)

    • Previous Experience with the Agile development methodology using continuous integration and delivery and Atlassian products

    • Technical experience with communications product (HF, VHF, SATCOM) software development.

    • Software Verification with emphasis on automated test procedures using Python or JavaScript.

    The candidate should also possess the following capabilities:

    • Strong verbal and written communication skills

    • Technical aptitude and professionalism

    • Effective collaboration skills

    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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    Updated 06/10/2019