United Technologies Corporation Staff Engineer, Systems Engineering in Windsor Locks, Connecticut

Job ID: 72716BR

City: Windsor Locks

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Engineering, Systems

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

At UTC Aerospace Systems, we believe that innovation starts with our people. That’s why we have over 8,000 engineers located in 70 sites around the globe, across 14 countries. But our Engineering organization is not just a collection of individual businesses. We use our size and expertise to create system solutions that work across all our product lines.

Our industry-leading experts are setting the standards for the aerospace industry and paving the way for the future. But as new challenges present themselves, we need fresh, creative and motivated minds to overcome these hurdles, help us break barriers and achieve new levels of innovation. Do you have what it takes to join a global, diverse organization that doesn’t shy away from big opportunities? If so, we invite you to join our Engineering ranks and create the next generation of aerospace technologies. Together, we will move the world forward!

The high-quality products we design, produce and service in our Interiors, Actuation and Propeller Systems (IAPS) business allow both passengers and crew members to have a more comfortable experience and greater piece of mind during flight. From lighting and actuation systems to propellers, evacuation systems and seating - what we design, and manufacture works together behind the scenes to enhance the overall flight experience. We delight our customers with superior products and best-in-class customer service, yet passengers don't even know we're there - and that's how we like it!

The Propeller Systems Engineering group is seeking a customer focused and dedicated systems engineer ready to lead propeller system design, validation, and in service support activities. This will include software and hardware upgrades to existing flight certified propeller products as well as new product development. The position requires frequent communication with US military engineering, operators, maintainers, airframers, and engine manufacturers to develop, test, and support in service and new propeller systems. The candidate should have skills and experience in the four major disciplines of systems engineering, systems architecture development; modeling; requirements development and management; and verification and validation. and new propeller systems. The candidate should have skills and experience in the four major disciplines of systems

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead existing product support and new program development for military and commercial propeller platforms. Typical activities include the following:

  • Attend and support customer meetings o Identify upgrade opportunities and problem solutions o Lead control software and hardware upgrade programs.

  • Execute software and hardware validation including support of software certification o Support on aircraft testing and troubleshooting

  • Have flexibility to move between architecting, modeling, requirements development, and verification and validation as required by the various phases of assigned programs.

  • This may require domestic and international travel to support suppliers, customers, and aircraft operators.

  • Coordinate and work regularly with engineering, manufacturing, and management in both Windsor Locks, CT and Figeac, France.

  • Interact with internal customers, external customers (military, powerplant manufacturers, and/or aircraft manufacturers), and suppliers.

  • Participate in internal and external product design engineering teams and reviews.

  • Be involved, either directly or indirectly, with aircraft and propeller system troubleshooting with operators after entry into service.

  • Ability to clearly and concisely communicate complex technical information in presentation and report forms.

  • Some international travel is required to coordinate with the Figeac, France site and for customer support.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Control system design and testing including software required (preferred with DO178)

  • Ability to troubleshoot complex hydraulic, electronic, and mechanical systems required

  • Experience performing FMECA, SSA, and FHA analyses

  • Requirements management experience (preferred with ARP4754)

  • Full life cycle experience as a systems engineer is required: systems architecture/ requirements development/ modeling and simulation/ verification and validation.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills required

  • Ability to present to customers, operators, and levels of leadership internally & externally.

  • Candidate must be a US Person (US Citizen or Green Card Holder)

  • Experience with hydraulic/mechanical control systems is a preferred

  • Aircraft flight testing experience is a plus

  • Experience with MATLAB/Simulink is a plus

  • Experience with Doors or similar configuration management tools is a plus

  • Experience with diverse international teams is a plus

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related degree with 5 plus years of related experience

  • Master’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering preferred with 2 plus years of related experience

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

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United Technologies Corporation 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.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Control system design and testing including software required (preferred with DO178)

  • Ability to troubleshoot complex hydraulic, electronic, and mechanical systems required

  • Experience performing FMECA, SSA, and FHA analyses

  • Requirements management experience (preferred with ARP4754)

  • Full life cycle experience as a systems engineer is required: systems architecture/ requirements development/ modeling and simulation/ verification and validation.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills required

  • Ability to present to customers, operators, and levels of leadership internally & externally.

  • Candidate must be a US Person (US Citizen or Green Card Holder)

  • Experience with hydraulic/mechanical control systems is a preferred

  • Aircraft flight testing experience is a plus

  • Experience with MATLAB/Simulink is a plus

  • Experience with Doors or similar configuration management tools is a plus

  • Experience with diverse international teams is a plus

United Technologies Corporation 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.