Rockwell Collins Electrical Engineering Co-op (Spring/Summer 2018) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Category: Engineering

Job ID: CO-0000009W

Location: Cedar Rapids,IA

Job Description

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 was named as the 2015 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 an Electrical Engineering Co-op to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA. 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.

This position is located in Cedar Rapids, IA. A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates.

Are you looking for an exciting job opportunity where you will create the latest cutting edge avionics designs? Then you need to consider a role at Rockwell Collins within the Common Hardware Development Team where we are developing the next generation of military electronics for airborne platforms. On this team, you will be working on ruggedized electronic designs that span all phases of the hardware development lifecycle, from program pursuit and capture through factory transition and production support.

This position is for an engineering Co-op Student majoring in Electrical Engineering with interests in hardware development for the January through July 2018 session. Position requires student to work closely with engineers in the development and support of military avionics equipment (mission computers, control panels, etc.) used within military and commercial aircraft. Tasks may include requirements analysis and capture, hardware design, hardware integration and test, and/or process improvement activities. The selected candidate must be an enthusiastic self-starter willing to work closely with team members of various disciplines.



  • U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residence (Green Card) is required.

  • Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and student must be pursuing a Bachelor's or advanced degree in an applicable discipline.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products.

  • Interest in design and troubleshooting digital electronic assemblies.

  • Experience and/or coursework in Oscilloscopes, Voltmeters, Power Supplies, or Function Generators.

  • Communicate effectively in meetings and in writing.

  • Participate and communicate effectively in a cross functional team.

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

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)

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.