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Software Engineer II Instructor Station Software (Onsite) ($20k Signing Bonus)

Company: Rockwell Collins
Location: Sterling
Posted on: January 17, 2023

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United States of America


HVA34: Sterling, VA 22640 Davis Dr, Sterling, VA, 20164-7104 USA

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We are currently searching for a Software Engineer to join our team in Sterling VA. Employing some of the most talented dedicated people on the planet is not by chance. People from all over the globe choose Collins Aerospace as the place to build a rewarding career working on cutting edge technology for aerospace and defense.

This software engineering position is within the Simulation Solutions & Services (SS&S) business area. SS&S develops and builds simulators and training systems for both military and commercial customers. Devices range in complexity from desktop training all the way up to high fidelity weapon system and full-flight training systems including full visual motion and simulator interoperability.

In this position, you will assist in the design, implementation, and testing of multi-threaded software applications and their associated user interfaces. You will work in a fast-paced, modern agile development environment and collaborate closely with systems, hardware, and test to build advanced, mission-focused capabilities and features. This position requires the ability to obtain a US security clearance. Most aspects of the job are done in a classified lab environment and requires a daily onsite presence.

**Signing bonuses of up to $20,000 are available for active security clearance holders.**

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, integrate, and test software on cross-functional agile teams to deliver solutions within budget, scope, and schedule constraints

  • Highly motivated full-stack software developer

  • Perform software debugging

  • Work independently with general supervision

  • Provide engineering estimates for own work

  • Contribute to bidding and proposal activities

  • Contribute to software and systems engineering requirements capture and analysis

  • Travel to domestic and international customer sites to support training events and product installations

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelors degree (typically in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)) and a minimum of 2 years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited by local laws/regulations OR

    • In absence of a degree, 6 years of relevant experience is required

    • Working knowledge of C#

    • An understanding of agile development practices and general software engineering design principles

    • 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

      Preferred Qualifications:

      • Have a good working knowledge of both Windows and Linux operating systems

      • Familiarity with DevSecOps and Agile development methodologies

      • Familiarity with C#, Windows Presentation Formats (WPF), and .NET technologies

      • Familiarity with scripting languages (Python, Perl, etc.)

      • Excellent written and oral communication skills

      • Experience with Visual Studio and Eclipse

      • Usage of source code control tools (SVN, GIT, ClearCase, etc.)

      • Usage of ALM tools (JIRA, Confluence, Crucible, Bamboo)

      • Active DoD Security Clearance (within 24 months)

        Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

        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, youll 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.

        Collins Aerospace Diversity & Inclusion Statement:

        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 program

        • Student Loan Repayment Program

        • Life insurance and disability coverage

        • Optional coverages you can buy: pet insurance, home and auto insurance, additional life and accident insurance,critical illnessinsurance, group legal, ID theft protection

        • Birth, adoption, parental leave benefits

        • Ovia Health, fertility, and family planning

        • Adoption Assistance

        • Autism Benefit

        • Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 10 free counseling sessions

        • Healthy You Incentives, wellness rewards program

        • Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits

        • Bright Horizons, child and elder care services

        • Teladoc Medical Experts, 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.


          • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

          • Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year

            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 thats 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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            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.

Keywords: Rockwell Collins, Sterling , Software Engineer II Instructor Station Software (Onsite) ($20k Signing Bonus), Other , Sterling, Virginia

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