Rockwell Collins Manufacturing Electrical Engineer in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 10462

Want to work with some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet? Do you value relationships, commitment, innovation and integrity? Want to be a part of a company that has been named numerous times as America's Best Employer in Aerospace and Defense by Forbes magazine?

Then Rockwell Collins is the place for you. Join our team and build a rewarding career while helping to deliver the most trusted source of aviation and high-integrity solutions in the world.

We are currently searching for a Manufacturing Electrical Engineer to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA (1000). A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates. Employing some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet is not by chance. People from all over the globe choose Rockwell Collins as the place to build a rewarding career, while helping create and deliver communications, integration, and engineering solutions that our global customers demand so that our world keeps moving and stays connected. It's an exciting time to become a part of our team. Join us and discover how high your career can soar at Rockwell Collins.

Job Summary

We are looking for a driven self-starter who enjoys working with people and creatively solving problems. Must be motivated to learn at a fast pace, work autonomously, and within a diverse team environment. Candidate must also possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and understand the importance of remaining compassionate and empathetic when dealing with the problems of others. This job is requires a balance of skills including; investigation, attention to detail, root cause analysis, customer service, and relationship building. Candidate’s ability to quickly adapt through use of leadership, communication skills, and responsiveness are paramount to the success of our team.

This position is for a Manufacturing Electrical Engineer at our Cedar Rapids manufacturing location. The position will support manufacturing test and other manufacturing aspects. You will be tasked with evaluating and solving everyday manufacturing problems related to design, process and supplier issues. Successful candidates have familiarity with LEAN principles and processes.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide technical interpretation of drawings and specifications of moderately complex products.

  • Work with Design Engineers to analyze and resolve design tolerance problems. Coordinate design changes or improvements with Design Engineering.

  • Evaluate, select and recommend capital test equipment when appropriate using sound cost/payback analysis.

  • Provide capacity planning and utilization analysis for accurate staffing and test equipment needs.

  • Eliminate/reduce test defects and improve test yields. Perform root cause analysis and take corrective action to resolve test failures.

  • Intermediate use and application of standard engineering and manufacturing principles and processes.

  • Develop implement and maintain test methods and processes in the manufacture and test of sub-assembly, module, and top level product for moderately difficult product lines.

  • Provide technical assistance and training support to floor test technicians.

  • Maintain test documentation in current configuration and oversees accurate change management procedures for test documents for assigned products.

  • Develop working knowledge of moderately difficult test systems and hardware.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline.

US Citizenship or Permanent Residence is required

  • Experience with Root Cause Analysis

  • Experience with Lean Sigma principles

  • Experience with SAP, Excel, Word, PowerPoint

  • Manufacturing experience

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

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • And more

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.