Rockwell Collins Principal VLF Software Engineer - Richardson, TX in Richardson, Texas
Job ID: SOF000000RX
Rockwell Collins is a pioneer in the design, production and support of innovative solutions for our customers in aerospace and defense. Our expertise in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, mission communications, information management, and simulation and training is strengthened by our global service and support network that spans 27 countries. Working together, our global team of 20,000 employees shares a vision to create the most trusted source of communication and aviation electronics solutions, applying both insight and foresight to help our customers succeed.
Rockwell Collins is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Principal Software Engineering position to support Very Low Frequency Transmitter and Receiver development. The candidate must have a solid background in digital signal processing mathematics and related programming techniques. Additionally, the candidate must understand the requirements of VLF Mode processing and be able to architect and partition VLF solutions across multiple processors for optimum performance.
This position is located in Richardson, Texas. A comprehensive relocation package is available to qualified candidates.
Some domestic travel will be required.
Candidate must have the following:
Must possess or be eligible for obtaining a U.S. DoD Secret Clearance. Candidate selected will be subject to a government security investigation/re-instatement and must meet eligibility requirements.
Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM) discipline
Experience and knowledge in the design, development, integration, and test of low frequency or DSP based radio systems
Understanding of DSP signal processing mathematics
Fourier transform techniques
Adaptive digital filtering techniques FSK and MSK modulation modes
Statistical processing in adverse signal to noise ratio environments
Gaussian and Atmospheric Noise differences
Design and implementation experience
FPGA Operations (Timing, Digital Tuning DSP implementation)
General Digital Signal Processing (DSP)
The following experience is desirable:
Experience implementing forward error correction (FEPriniC) or Error Detection and Correction (EDAC) codes
Very Low Frequency radio system experience and knowledge
Very Low Frequency communication architectural knowledge including waveforms, receivers, transmitters, antennas
Very Low Frequency methodologies including:
High voltage RF design techniques
Fixed site VLF transmit antenna matching networks
VLF receiver performance parameters (sensitivity, linearity, dynamic range)
COMSEC for VLF modes
VLF antenna systems (mechanical and electrical) performance parameters
Responsibility for a successful (on schedule, within budget, technically compliant) low frequency or DSP based system integration and test effort
Application/device driver development experience using C/C++ Familiarity with multi-threaded applications
Experience with virtual control/monitor techniques and embedded controller techniques
Model based systems development experience
Master's Degree in applicable engineering or science field, and at least ten years of related experience
Candidates should possess the following attributes:
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Drive and self-motivation
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and to learn quickly as part of a growing team
Demonstrated ability to prioritize and multi-task
Disciplined approach to developing high quality software
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
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.