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Heidelberg, Germany

Who we are:

At Collins Aerospace, we work side-by-side with our customers to tackle the toughest challenges in aerospace and defense. We___re combining boundless imagination with a broad portfolio and an unmatched dedication to customers ___ all to make the skies and spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever.

__Our site in Heidelberg has the following core competencies:

  • Avionics Systems
  • On-board electronics for land vehicles
  • Products for the aerospace industry

We have established ourselves as a leading supplier of customized electronics solutions for the aerospace and defense industries. Collins Aerospace in Heidelberg supplies integrated navigation and communications systems for a wide range of military applications and is a global leader in satellite reaction wheel technology.

We are redefining aerospace.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordination of__aerospace computing equipment / Line Replaceable Unit (LRU) development with a multitude of functions and links over time (e.g. from first specification sheet to the end of series production) in a holistic way - in accordance to engineering V-model XT.
  • Technical Leadership
  • Designing systems and assemblies, taking into account functional, cost, weight and installation aspects.
  • Definition and coordination of technical requirements for the development tasks assigned.
  • Recognizing difficulties that arise and ensuring compliance with specified development goals.
  • Definition and execution of Verification & Validation (V&V) methods and procedures.
  • Create and check plans, schedules, set priorities, define interfaces.
  • Carry out target/actual comparisons, initiate corrective measures if necessary.
  • Working as a cross-functional role within a global work environment.


  • Bachelor or Master degree in either Electrical Eng., Computer Eng., Systems Engineering, Communications Eng., Aerospace Eng. or equivalent.
  • NATO-citizen, due to work on classified projects. Permanent residency in Germany at least over the last five years to be provable
    • An existing security clearance__would be of advantage
  • Enhanced knowledge about airborne mission computer
  • Coordination of multiple engineering domains, i.g. Hardware, Software and Testability
  • Specific skill set out of at least one of the named areas:
    • Multicore-Processor Architectures
    • Signal-, Video- Processing, aircraft networking architectures
    • Digital Moving Map__
    • Maintenance Systems, Avionics, Safety Analysis__
  • Experienced in Test execution and documentation/integration
  • Experience in problem solving within given boundary conditions__
  • Experienced in requirement capturing
  • Application of DO254 / DO178B/C / ARP4754 standards__
  • Familiar with PSAC, PHAC and SAS
  • Test execution and__ documentation/integration
  • Tools:
    • DOORS and/or JAMA
    • ALM
    • MS Office
    • SVN
  • Experienced in one programming language, e.g. C, C++, ADA
  • Familiar with typical avionic signal standards
    • MIL-Bus 1553, ARINC 429, RS232, Ethernet
  • Familiar with typical computer signal standards
    • Ethernet, PCIe, DVI, ARINC 818
  • Experience in Project Management
  • English skills B2/C at minimum
  • German skills B2 at minimum

Be part of our Team:

  • Join our multicultural team and work with people from different countries
  • Flexible working times, opportunity to work in Homeoffice,__30 days of vacation
  • Industry-specific pay
  • Company sponsored pension plan
  • Corporate health management
  • Internal and external training opportunities to promote the continuous learning and development of our employees
  • Global career opportunities at over 300 sites worldwide

Raytheon Technologies 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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