United Technologies Corporation Senior Mechanical Engineer in Rockford, Illinois
Job ID: 01308522
Country: United States
Job Type: Full Time
United States of America
A01: Rockford - Aerospace 4747 Harrison Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61125 USA
Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.
We make modern flight possible for millions of travelers and our military every second. 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, Power & Controls 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!
This position is for an experienced Mechanical Engineer. Executes elements of product development activities and testing. Responsible for enhancing commonality and optimization of product and components.
Mechanical design and development of ram air turbines (RATs) for aerospace applications.
The work includes hardware analysis, manufacturing support, mechanical design engineering development and qualification testing for the following components: air driven self-governing turbines, angle gearboxs, hydraulic pumps and linear hydraulic actuators with integrated locking/release mechanisms
Integration of the mechanical components into RAT system that produce hydraulic or electric power
Investigate electro-mechanical and hydro-mechanical hardware failures to determine the root cause.
Provide product support engineering for the mechanical designs of legacy and current production RATs.
- Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or related field and five years of prior relevant experience or an Advanced degree and three years of prior relevant experience
Experience in mechanical rotating hardware analysis
Experience resolving hardware manufacturing and test related issues
Experience in performing product and component development and qualification testing, including performance and environmental
Understanding of electric machines and rotating mechanical hardware construction
Background in mechanical design and analytical tools
- Candidates for this role should possess a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or related field and five years of prior relevant experience or an Advanced degree and three years of prior relevant experience
Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.
A Background check and a drug screen are required for every external new hire in the U.S.
A re-hire will be drug screened if it has been 12 months since they were last employed by UTC.
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.
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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.
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