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United Technologies Corporation Sr. Engineer, Systems Engineering in Burnsville, Minnesota

Job ID: 01366792

City: Burnsville

State: Minnesota

Country: United States

Category: Engineering, Systems

Job Type: Full Time


Date Posted:



United States of America


HMN03: S&IS (Sensors) - Burnsville Ea 14300 Judicial Rd, Burnsville, MN, 55306 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).

Our industry-leading experts are setting the standards for the aerospace industry and paving the way for the future. But as new challenges present themselves, we need fresh, creative and motivated minds to overcome these hurdles, help us break barriers and achieve new levels of innovation. Do you have what it takes to join a global, diverse organization that doesn’t shy away from big opportunities? If so, we invite you to join our ranks and create the next generation of aerospace technologies.

Together, we will nurture an engineering culture that values intellectual curiosity, risk takers and integrity. A place where we will challenge ourselves, our teams, and the status quo and where we will work to find a way – the right way – to achieve what others can only dream of.

Role Overview

The VCS Sr. Systems Engineer will participate on a multi-functional team that has responsibilities for full life cycle management of Video, Wireless and Prognostic Health Management (PHM) products. As such, the Sr. Systems Engineer will participate in various phases of development from new product introduction to entry into service and fielded product sustainment.

As a Sr. Systems Engineer you will be working in a focused, cross-functional team of engineers designing and developing Video, Wireless, and PHM aviation products. The candidate should have skills and experience in the major disciplines of systems engineering: modeling and simulation, systems architecture development, requirements development/management, and verification and validation including:

  • Interact with internal and external customers.

  • Establishing and adhering to schedules for system engineering activities.

  • Providing system-level engineering expertise to a cross-functional engineering team including management of system-level requirements and supporting allocation of requirements to lower level functions.

  • Participation in architecture trade studies, modeling/analysis/simulation, component failure mode and effects analysis and safety analysis.

  • Participate in the new product design cycle with engineering teams including design reviews.

  • Supporting compliance to SAE ARP4754, or other guidelines, for development of aircraft systems as required.

Education / Certifications

  • BS in Engineering. Advanced degrees or degree in more than one discipline are a plus.

Experience / Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in a systems design environment.

  • The candidate requires excellent communication skills with the ability to facilitate teamwork across functions.

  • Strong experience in design practices with consideration for system level performance and aerospace certification requirements including SAE ARP4754, RTCA/DO-178, RTCA/DO-254, and RTCA/DO-160 preferred.

  • Experience with DOORS, Rationale Publishing Engine, and Matlab preferred

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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