United Technologies Corporation Senior Engineer, Mechanical Engineering in Rockford, Illinois

Job ID: 67060BR

City: Rockford

State: Illinois

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.

Do you want to be a part of a global business, creating innovative solutions for the aerospace industry’s biggest customers? This is the core of what we do in the Electric, Environmental & Engine Systems (ES) business. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems, or creating a positive in flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, ES focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

Electric Systems Power Generation Engineering is looking for a mechanical engineer to work with a multi-disciplined, technical team in the design, development, production and field support of aircraft engine mounted generators, auxiliary generators, and aircraft mounted motors. The preferred candidate must have a track record of innovative mechanical design capability, strong analytical problem solving skills, and project management.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Concept selection, design, analysis, and test of new products

  • Engineering documentation and design tool improvement such as hardware specification development, test plans, analytical reports, test reports, reliability assessments, and Excel based tools for incorporation into UTAS standard work

  • Support new business proposals, formal design reviews, and customer presentations

  • Adherence and development of engineering standard work

  • Interface with management, suppliers, customers, and members of the technical design team

  • Project planning skills required for estimates and planning (budget and schedule)

  • Satisfying external and internal customer needs subject to strong design and business

  • Provide timely and effective communication to management and customers

  • Supporting engineering investigations to establish root cause, and implement

Qualification: Basic Qualifications:

  • Candidate must accept ownership of the design and development of the product

  • At least 10 years demonstrated engineering experience

  • Experience in design, test, and manufacturing of mechanical rotating components and systems

  • Expertise with technologies specifically pumps, gears, transmissions and generators

  • Background with engineering drawings, structural and thermal analysis, and 3D design software is required

  • Proficiency in utilizing advanced Excel capabilities (i.e. VBA, Solver, etc.)

  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment and communicate effectively with technical authority through all levels of the organization

  • Demonstrated creative problem solving experience and a robust work ethic

  • Demonstrated ability to prepare and execute to a program plan.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in ACE and/or Design for Six Sigma, particularly DOE is preferred

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: Education:

  • Bachelor of Science in mechanical or aerospace engineering or a related field required.

  • Master's degree in mechanical or aerospace engineering and/or an MBA preferred

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:

  • Candidate must accept ownership of the design and development of the product

  • At least 10 years demonstrated engineering experience

  • Experience in design, test, and manufacturing of mechanical rotating components and systems

  • Expertise with technologies specifically pumps, gears, transmissions and generators

  • Background with engineering drawings, structural and thermal analysis, and 3D design software is required

  • Proficiency in utilizing advanced Excel capabilities (i.e. VBA, Solver, etc.)

  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment and communicate effectively with technical authority through all levels of the organization

  • Demonstrated creative problem solving experience and a robust work ethic

  • Demonstrated ability to prepare and execute to a program plan.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in ACE and/or Design for Six Sigma, particularly DOE is preferred

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.