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Raytheon Technologies Manufacturing Electrical Engineer Coop (Summer/Fall 2022) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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.

Do you want to be a part of something bigger? A team whose impact stretches across the world, and even beyond? At Collins Aerospace, our Mission Systems team helps civilian, military and government customers complete their most complex missions — whatever and wherever they may be. Our customers depend on us for intelligent and secure communications, missionized systems for specialized aircraft and spacecraft and collaborative space solutions. By joining our team, you’ll have your own critical part to play in ensuring our customer succeeds today while anticipating their needs for tomorrow. Are you up for the challenge? Join our mission today.

Position overview Responsible for engineering support during the assembly, test, and acceptance processes in the manufacture of Rockwell Collins products. This includes responsibility for specific process or environmental areas. Incumbent may be assigned to a specific product line or Integrated Product Team (IPT). Uses independent judgment to make decisions in day-to-day job responsibilities the majority of the time under general supervision.

P rimary Responsibilities:

  • Provides technical interpretation of drawings and specifications of legacy products.

  • Analyze and resolve design tolerance problems.

  • Provides information to evaluate, select and order capital test equipment and complete cost/payback analysis.

  • Provides information to evaluate Customer Returned Good (CRG) activity to identify potential failure trends.

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

  • Eliminate/reduce test defects and improve test yields for routine issues of various levels of scope.

  • Perform root cause analysis and take corrective action to resolve test failures.

  • Utilize and apply engineering and manufacturing principles and processes.

  • Failure to achieve results can impact product delivery schedules and causes re-work.

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

  • Determines proper test flows and sequencing for the efficient flow of products through Mfg test. Assures that proper technical assistance and training is provided to floor test technicians.

  • Maintains all test documentation in current configuration.

  • Analyzes manufacturing test processes for cost reduction opportunities.

  • Develops working knowledge of test systems and hardware.

  • Provides technical assistance and support to sub-assembly and top-level testing.

  • May provide Material Review Board analysis and disposition of Rockwell Collins and/or supplier products.

  • Understands how Engineering support costs affect Manufacturing.

  • Understands how test equipment performance and reliability affects Manufacturing.

    Basic Qualifications:

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

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

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

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.


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.

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.