United Technologies Corporation Senior Lab Test Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Job ID: 66788BR

City: Colorado Springs

State: Colorado

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a leading provider of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, building controls and automation, and fire and security systems leading to safer, smarter, sustainable and high-performance buildings. UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.

The Fire, Safety, and Security Products group at UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a global organization dedicated to providing product and technology designed to protect people and property. Notable brands within the group are Kidde, Edwards, Lenel, Supra, Onity, Fenwal, Det-Tronics, Fireye, Interlogix and GST.

Are you detail oriented? Are you looking for a way to truly save lives by driving well-orchestrated testing of technical components of fire and gas detection products? If the answer is yes, then this might be the role for you. Kidde is a world leader in fire and safety products that go into our homes. You might have one of these products, in fact, keeping you safe right now. We are currently looking for a Sr. Lab Test Engineer who can executed and deliver precision testing of our fire and CO2 detection products. In this role, you will focus on the product testing, creation of testing protocols and requirement validation to ensure quality performance for our customers and agencies from around the world. You will also use your organizational skills to stay on schedule and help the team become more efficient. Join us today and be a part of a world leader in fire, safety and security company.

Responsibilities :

  • Review schematics and customer requirements for each product to assure accurate tests are being performed for each product

  • Create detailed testing procedures for the fire and gas detection for several programs

  • Evaluate and understand the Bill of Materials to make sure that all of the components are accounted for during the testing

  • Prioritize tasks and testing procedures to meet company and customer goals

  • Execute validation and regression level tests

  • Verify functional requirement on new product designs

  • Create effective testing procedures in order to execute 200+ tests using multitasking techniques

  • Track progress on program testing to ensure schedule goals

  • Document product and procedure test results in an organized manner for leadership and co-workers to review

  • Analyze defective components and/ or product systems

  • Conduct failure analysis to understand the test failure, document the cause(s), and notify the team and supervisor of results

  • Compile and report any unusual conditions or high risk results that could affect the quality and even safety of the product to leadership using Excel and other testing log software systems

  • Follow-up with engineering teams on re-designed product or products that needed technical updates/ changes after test results

  • Review, test, and validate agency requirements for each product to ensure that they all meet standards

  • Collaborate with the team and share ideas on process improvement

Qualification:

  • 12+ years of experience working as a technician or test engineer on electronic products in an engineering lab (combination of years spent in product design are also applicable)

  • Proficient using digital and analog testing equipment such as multi-meters, oscilloscopes

  • Excellent self-task management/prioritization and documentation skills in a R&D or testing lab environment

  • Understands how to read and interpret schematics, installation sheets, and bill of materials

  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills with little to no supervision

  • Interpersonal skills to work with several departments, including engineering and production

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Experience working on failure probability models and risk mitigation plans

  • General understanding of engineering equipment like soldering irons, hand-held power tools

  • Expert on Microsoft Office (especially Excel and macros in Excel)

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 50 lbs. with or without reasonable accommodation

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.A. without restrictions

Education:

  • Associate’s Degree in electrical technology, electrical test technician, or related field with 12+ years of experience with at least 8+ years of experience in an electrical lab test environment with remainder in product design.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in electronics engineering technology, engineering technology, or related field is preferred with at least 8+ years of experience in an electrical lab test environment with remainder in product design.

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:

  • 12+ years of experience working as a technician or test engineer on electronic products in an engineering lab (combination of years spent in product design are also applicable)

  • Proficient using digital and analog testing equipment such as multi-meters, oscilloscopes

  • Excellent self-task management/prioritization and documentation skills in a R&D or testing lab environment

  • Understands how to read and interpret schematics, installation sheets, and bill of materials

  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills with little to no supervision

  • Interpersonal skills to work with several departments, including engineering and production

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Experience working on failure probability models and risk mitigation plans

  • General understanding of engineering equipment like soldering irons, hand-held power tools

  • Expert on Microsoft Office (especially Excel and macros in Excel)

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 50 lbs. with or without reasonable accommodation

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.A. without restrictions

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.