Engineer II – Display Software Engineer (Hybrid)

Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA

Role Overview: 

This position is for an Engineer II, disciplined in Display Software Engineering, with proficient software knowledge. The position will have an emphasis on the design, development, and verification of multiple display software solutions executing on multiple platforms. Some platforms will execute display software as a bare-metal application while others will execute display software within an RTOS environment.  


Desired Experience:  

Implementation of a graphics application utilizing APIs such as OpenGL, Vulkan, or A661 

Development of OpenGL shaders written in GLSL 

Certification of software in accordance with DO-178 

Integration with an RTOS such as LynxOS, VxWorks, or Green Hills 


Primary Responsibilities:

Design, develop, document, test and debug complex low-level software utilizing SoC peripherals to perform data exchange with discrete hardware via a bus such as I2C, SPI, or PCe. 

Design, develop, document, test and debug middleware and application software containing complex logical and mathematical algorithms. 

Perform hardware and low-level software integration resolving issues around timing, signal slew rates, device configuration, power-on sequences, data synchronization, etc. 

Design and implement build procedures that are used to support hardware and software product development and function. 

Coordinate with other project team members in the planning, design, development, and utilization of display systems to ensure smooth operations on software engineering activities. 

 Ensure company and certification processes are followed. 


Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of prior relevant experience OR

In absence of a degree, 6 years of relevant experience is required

Engineering/Other Technical Positions: Typically requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of 2 years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited by local laws/regulations

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.

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 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.


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
Life insurance and disability coverage
Optional coverages you can buy: Pet Insurance, Home and Auto, additional life insurance, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal
Ovia Health, fertility and family planning
Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 5 free counseling sessions
Redbrick – Incentives for a Healthy You
Autism Benefit
Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits
Adoption Assistance
Best Doctors, second opinion program
 And more! 

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.


JBRTX // Equal Opportunity Employer // 01493392

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Engineer II – Display Software Engineer (Hybrid)