United Technologies Corporation IOT Connectivity Architect in Brooklyn, New York

Job ID: 46713BR

City: Brooklyn

State: New York

Country: United States

Category: Central Functions, Information Technology

Job Type: Full-Time

Description:

United Technologies Corporation (UTC) has a deep history of innovation that brings together big thinkers, problem solvers and a culture for pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. Our global reach and rich history uniquely positions us to succeed in the new digital economy. Our investment in digital innovations will make travel better, people safer and urbanizing cities more comfortable and connected.

UTC is committed to leading in the digital era and will unleash the size and scale of its businesses on the digital world of big data and the Internet of Things. We are looking for the very best thought and technology leaders who will help grow our Digital Accelerator in Brooklyn, New York – In a vibrant, urban, oasis overlooking the iconic Brooklyn Bridge. Come join us in this journey.

About United Technologies – NYSE UTX:

With revenues of approximately $57 billion, United Technologies Corporation (UTC) is a Fortune 50 company that provides high technology products and services for the aerospace and commercial building industries. Our aerospace businesses include Pratt & Whitney and UTC Aerospace Systems. Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines. UTC Aerospace Systems is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technologically advanced, aerospace and defense products.

Our commercial building businesses include Otis Elevator and Climate, Controls & Security. Otis is the world’s largest manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products, including elevators, escalators and moving walkways. UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a leading provider of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, building controls and automation, and fire and security systems. These companies are leading to safer, smarter, sustainable and high-performance buildings.

Ranked among the world’s greenest companies, we do business in virtually every country of the world and have over 200,000 employees globally.

To learn more about UTC Digital visit this link at http://www.utc.com/Who-We-Are/Pages/United-Technologies-Digital.aspx

Position:

The individual in this role will be responsible for helping to shape the IOT connectivity strategy at UTC based in our newly created United Technologies’ Digital Accelerator (dX) in Brooklyn, NY. The incumbent will play an active role as a technical leader in the Connectivity team. Working closely with UTC businesses, s/he will provide expertise to solution architect IOT use cases and requirements. Additionally, this person will ensure accurate and thorough communications with UTC Corporate headquarters, UTC business units, and key customers. S/he will be accountable for leading through influence and coordinate efforts and draw on the resources of staff to carry out assignments.

Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for the IoT connectivity management platform solution design and build IoT connectivity service across multiple industrial verticals for a global service offering

  • Serve as a technical leader in the Network Services team

  • Work closely with UTC business units on IoT use cases and requirements. Gather and understand technical and functional requirements

  • Ensuring the IoT technical solution is aligned with enterprise and technology strategy to meet wider business needs and strategy

  • Lead technology analysis and selection pertaining to IoT connectivity

  • End to end solution delivery to support business unit IoT roadmaps

  • Work with vendors to develop connectivity interfaces for products, Internet of Things (IoT) interfaces for remote monitoring, and modules for connecting to other applications. Determine technical feasibility of new connectivity features

  • Stay abreast of technology/industry trends and innovation and educate BU customers

This position will provide the unique opportunity to operate in a start-up-like environment within a Fortune 50 company. Our digital focus is geared towards releasing the insights inherent UTC’s best-in-class products and services. Together we aim to achieve new levels of productivity by changing the way we work and identifying new sources of growth for our customers.

Qualification:

  • Solid understanding of the IoT stack and familiarity with IoT platforms.

  • Technical background with IP-based wireless technology, public wireless networks, and IP networking.

  • Understanding of the design considerations when architecting data communications subsystems for cloud-hosted cellular M2M/IoT applications.

  • Familiarity with primary Mobile Network Operators and how each differs

  • Understanding of packet-switched networks, including switches, and routers, and when each type of device is required.

  • Understanding of Transport and Application Layer protocols

  • IoT solution design experience

  • Experience with implementing connectivity solutions into IoT platforms

  • Excellent understanding of the cloud computing stack (IAAS, PAAS, SAAS)

  • Proven experience in working global IT projects

  • 10+ years of solutions architecting experience in one or more of these industry verticals: Cellular Telecommunications Networks, Wireless, cloud-hosted Platform-as-a Service, and embedded computing.

  • Should be able to design and manage architecture conversations with clients on IoT and related technologies with a good understanding of the end-to-end architecture stack components.

  • In-depth experience of connectivity management platform and integration into network architecture and design

  • Experience of complex enterprise, multi-vendor environments

  • 30% travel

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT or 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:

  • Solid understanding of the IoT stack and familiarity with IoT platforms.

  • Technical background with IP-based wireless technology, public wireless networks, and IP networking.

  • Understanding of the design considerations when architecting data communications subsystems for cloud-hosted cellular M2M/IoT applications.

  • Familiarity with primary Mobile Network Operators and how each differs

  • Understanding of packet-switched networks, including switches, and routers, and when each type of device is required.

  • Understanding of Transport and Application Layer protocols

  • IoT solution design experience

  • Experience with implementing connectivity solutions into IoT platforms

  • Excellent understanding of the cloud computing stack (IAAS, PAAS, SAAS)

  • Proven experience in working global IT projects

  • 10+ years of solutions architecting experience in one or more of these industry verticals: Cellular Telecommunications Networks, Wireless, cloud-hosted Platform-as-a Service, and embedded computing.

  • Should be able to design and manage architecture conversations with clients on IoT and related technologies with a good understanding of the end-to-end architecture stack components.

  • In-depth experience of connectivity management platform and integration into network architecture and design

  • Experience of complex enterprise, multi-vendor environments

  • 30% travel

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.