Software Engineering Intern (Summer 2020)

Software Engineering Intern (Summer 2020)

Collins Aerospace is seeking a Software Engineering Co-op for our Air Transport Displays and Platform Systems team located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. This organization is responsible for developing and supporting real-time embedded software for numerous processing platforms used in our commercial airline avionics products and cockpit display systems.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Support the design, development, and maintenance of flight-critical embedded software for commercial aviation solutions and avionics products
  • Contribute to assigned cross-functional engineering project team responsible for the design, development, and verification of real-time embedded software
  • Support project team activities related to the specification of requirements, software implementation, test case development, verification test execution, and certification support
  • Work with desktop computer in an office environment and with target hardware in an engineering lab to achieve the goal of delivering a high-quality software product within schedule and cost constraints

Required Qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing a bachelors or master’s degree in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) discipline
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above is required
  • Must be willing to work 40 hours per week

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated interest in embedded software solutions and board-level device drivers
  • Programming experience in C and/or Python
  • Comfortable with object-oriented programming concepts
  • Knowledge of real-time operating system concepts
  • Experience with software engineering processes and procedures, including writing software requirements, software design and implementation, functional and integration testing, writing test cases and test procedures, and software delivery support
  • Interest in working in the aviation electronics industry
  • Strong contributor to a positive work environment that focuses on solutions
  • Energetic and proactive self-starter that builds sound, collaborative relationships
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Critical/strategic thinking ability
  • Innovative
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Results-oriented
  • Strong analytical skills coupled with the ability to develop strategy
  • Proven leadership ability, initiative, and individuals that are self-motivated
  • Champion of change and vision
  • Ability to make sound ethical decisions that drive results
  • Customer focus

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Posted on

February 6, 2020