Skip Navigation

You Are Now Leaving The United Technologies Website

You are now leaving UTC.com and entering a website that United Technologies does not control. United Technologies has provided this link for your convenience, but does not endorse and is not responsible for the content, links, privacy policy, or security of this website.

Sign in to search with your linkedin profile

Hardware Engineer (m/w/d)

Apply Now
Businesses Collins Aerospace Job ID 15649 Date posted 02/11/2019 City Heidelberg State Germany Country Germany

Collins Aerospace

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

  • Significant domain knowledge and knowledge of products and systems in assigned portfolio (e.g. avionics products)
  • May be considered a specialist or a generalist in more than one domain and/or area of expertise
  • Capture, analyze, decompose, translate and create requirements for hardware systems of moderate to high complexity
  • Refine functional, interface and performance specifications for hardware implementation
  • Identify and document architecturally significant requirements and technical risk areas
  • Serve as the hardware subject matter expert during internal design and customer reviews
  • Assure that development products are designed to meet the applicable requirements
  • Significant knowledge of industry practices and standards
  • Aware of emerging industry trends relative to new board technologies and microchips
  • Capable of leading teams in the design, test, analysis, integration, qualification and documentation of hardware of high complexity
  • Apply and tailor internal processes, using knowledge of methods and tools for hardware development and documentation efforts  
  • Estimate, track, own and report status relating to technical, cost, schedule, design-to-cost and risk performance for assigned scope of work
  • May lead cross-functional team efforts in the integration, prequalification and qualification for products and subsystems of moderate to high complexity in a project engineering role
  • Proven ability to lead a team through complex troubleshooting

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Electrical - , Communications - , Aerospace - and Astronautics Engineering or comparable studies
  • Experience in development of complex electronic systems 
  • Development of complex digital computer hardware: Definition of requirement specifications, component selection, circuit design and schematic entry, commissioning, verification and documentation
  • Knowledge about common aeronautical (i.e RTCA DO-254)
  • Knowledge of EMI and Signal Integrity Design techniques
  • HW - integration and testing on equipment level
  • Tool-Knowledge: DOORS, Schematic capture tools (e.g. DX Designer), JIRA
  • Knowledge of interfaces typically used on airborne equipment (e.g PCI Express, GBit Ethernet, VPX_
  • Practical experience using usual lab test equipment
  • Good communication skills      
  • Good command of the English language in speech and writing with a degree of B2 at a minimum according to GER/CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)

Be part of our team in Heidelberg

  • Great benefits
  • An industry-leading performance management process
  • Global Career Opportunities
  • Promoting the continuous learning and development of our employees
  • Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Apply Now

Your Saved Jobs

You have not saved any jobs.

Recently Viewed Jobs

You have no recently viewed jobs.

Sign Up for Job Alerts

Get the latest career opportunities as soon as they become available.

Sign up

InterestedEnter category and/or location, then click ADD.

  • Engineering, Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, GermanyRemove

WORKPLACE NOTICES