United Technologies Corporation Associate Software Engineer in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 71671BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

United Technologies Research Center (UTRC) invites interested and qualified individuals to apply for a newly created position of Software Engineer.

The candidate will work in the Computing Technologies Group, part of UTRC’s Systems Department. The group takes on challenges in software engineering supporting other groups within the Systems Department and with UTC businesses. We’re looking for people eager to develop exciting new software for a variety of applications in a cutting edge research environment. Examples include (but are not limited to) AR/VR and development of analysis software in support of jet engine development.

Successful candidates must have the ability to perform the following functions:

  • Understand and apply the full Software Development Lifecycle

  • Demonstrate proficiency in software development practices and methodologies

  • Demonstrable understanding and proficiency in using and learning programming languages

  • Understanding of agile software development methodologies

  • Demonstrate the potential to act as a software engineering leadKeep abreast of the latest developments in the field by continuous learning and proactively championing new ideas and new problem definitions

The candidate must be able to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team environment focused on innovation and be able to work in collaboration with leading, worldwide institutions (university, government agencies, national labs, and professional organizations) to meet organizational objectives. The candidate will have exceptional communication skills and must be able to provide timely, accurate and detailed reports and presentations.

Qualification:

The qualified candidate will be a proactive, highly motivated self-starter and customer advocate with proven capability in working with teams of designers and developers, and possessing:

  • Proficiency in Java, C, C++, and/or C#

  • Proficiency in debugging and testing of software

  • Working understanding of different software development methodologies. E.g, waterfall vs. agile

  • Familiarity with software development tool chains and a working understanding of components of those tool chains

  • An ability to communicate clearly and effectively with all levels of management, business development, researchers and clients

  • Excellent customer-focused work ethic

  • Ability to work effectively in fast-paced, team environment

  • Ability to work independently and/or with limited direction when needed to accomplish project goals

US Person or US Citizens required for this position.

Education: Required: B.S. in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, or a related field.

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:

The qualified candidate will be a proactive, highly motivated self-starter and customer advocate with proven capability in working with teams of designers and developers, and possessing:

  • Proficiency in Java, C, C++, and/or C#

  • Proficiency in debugging and testing of software

  • Working understanding of different software development methodologies. E.g, waterfall vs. agile

  • Familiarity with software development tool chains and a working understanding of components of those tool chains

  • An ability to communicate clearly and effectively with all levels of management, business development, researchers and clients

  • Excellent customer-focused work ethic

  • Ability to work effectively in fast-paced, team environment

  • Ability to work independently and/or with limited direction when needed to accomplish project goals

US Person or US Citizens required for this position.

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.