United States of America
A01: Rockford - Aerospace 4747 Harrison Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61125 USA
Position Role Type:
The Principal Electronic Component Engineer will provide central design support to various business unit design engineering organizations, as well as support to the purchasing and operations organizations that are responsible for procurement and manufacturing of the world class electronic hardware for our businesses.
The Principal Electronic Component Engineer also provides world class failure analysis capabilities to all the business units, manufacturing, and aftermarket organizations.
This is a lead role in engineering which offers opportunities to work with multiple cross-functional team members as well as management and customers.
Report onsite weekly (2-3 days per week average)
Must be a commutable distance from Rockford, Illinois to work a hybrid schedule reporting on-site as needed.
10% domestic travel required.
This role is eligible for relocation, when qualified.
Working with integrated product development teams to guide part selection for new product design activities
Working within component engineering organization to establish part selection criteria and standards to be used throughout the organization
Provide technical support to supply base, & commodity buyers for various aerospace electronics products (integrated circuits, magnetics, and electronic assemblies).
Creation of new component drawings for use in products
Creation of new component test plans
Working with procurement and design organization to resolve part shortage and part obsolescence issues
Supporting and resolving failure analysis activities on electronic components used in Aircraft Product designs and ensuring corrective action is also incorporated into component selection criteria
Performing obsolescence reviews, identification and execution of cost reduction and quality improvement initiatives
Performing component qualification and testing
Typically requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) unless prohibited by local laws/regulations and minimum 8 years prior relevant experience or an Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 5 years of experience or in absence of a degree, 12 years of relevant experience.
U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are authorized to access the financial management system due to government contractual requirements.
8 years’ experience, preferably in the development and test of electronic products
5 years Aerospace and/or Automotive Electronic Hardware Design experience preferred.
Applicant should be familiar with industry and military specifications.
Applicant should be comfortable working in a team environment with both local and remote team members.
Applicant should be comfortable in managing multiple small tasks simultaneously.
Applicant should be comfortable in quickly changing priorities and achieving results in short time durations.
Applicant should be familiar and comfortable with the operation and use of basic electronic lab test equipment.
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.
We make modern flight possible for millions of travelers and our military every second. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems or creating a positive in flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, Power & Controls focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!
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.
WE ARE REDEFINING AEROSPACE.
Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.
Hybrid: Employees who are working in Hybrid roles will work regularly both onsite and offsite. Ratio of time working onsite will be determined in partnership with your leader.
Remote: Employees who are working in Remote roles will work primarily offsite (from home). An employee may be expected to travel to the site location as needed.
Regardless of your role type, collaboration and innovation are critical to our business and all employees will have access to digital tools so they can work with colleagues around the world – and access to Collins sites when their work requires in-person meetings.
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 illness insurance, group legal, ID theft protection
Birth, adoption, parental leave benefits
Ovia Health, fertility, and family planning
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
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 that’s redefining aerospace, every day.
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