United Technologies Corporation Staff Engineer, Test & Validation in Phoenix, Arizona

Job ID: 65193BR

City: Phoenix

State: Arizona

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

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 Electronic Systems Center is seeking a Test Equipment Engineer in Phoenix, AZ. This position requires an innovative, highly motivated technically savvy incumbent with strong leadership skills. The Test Equipment Engineer is expected to work as the team lead with Electrical, Mechanical and Software Engineers providing electronic test equipment. This role is also responsible for design, fabrication, programming, and validation of multiple test stands. Additional responsibilities to include embracing and facilitating design synergy between development, production and customer test stands to maximize reuse, adaptability and efficiency. The ideal candidate will have the ability to translate high level vision/plans into workable packages and continuous improvement capabilities.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage a suite of test stands that are supporting the life cycle of the product. Work may be required to adapt/modify stands during software development, hardware/software verification or production testing on the controllers.

  • Develop new applications or modifications of existing products.

  • Modify the existing test equipment software.

  • Design/validate hardware to support new applications or resolve outstanding issues (e.g. harness, board, chassis designs).

  • Create/modify CAN configuration files in LabVIEW.

  • Create/modify ARINC 429 database in Ballard CoPilot format.

  • Create software load utility to simultaneously access and load software to units.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Min 10 years of experience in the design, fabrication, and validation of industrial test equipment

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawing and schematics

  • Strong mechanical aptitude, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills. Must be autonomous (self-starter) and be able to problem solve.

  • Strong knowledge of National Instrument's LabView and Teststand programming languages.

  • An ability to decipher and guide others in the creation of complex software architecture.

  • Proven ability to master several test equipment components of a project or program simultaneously (can't get lost in the details).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Schematic capture experience and knowledge of PWB layout methodologies.

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.

Education:

  • Bachelors of Engineering or equivalent required

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:

  • Min 10 years of experience in the design, fabrication, and validation of industrial test equipment

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawing and schematics

  • Strong mechanical aptitude, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills. Must be autonomous (self-starter) and be able to problem solve.

  • Strong knowledge of National Instrument's LabView and Teststand programming languages.

  • An ability to decipher and guide others in the creation of complex software architecture.

  • Proven ability to master several test equipment components of a project or program simultaneously (can't get lost in the details).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Schematic capture experience and knowledge of PWB layout methodologies.

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.

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.