United Technologies Corporation Project Manager in Brooklyn, New York

Job ID: 51032BR

City: Brooklyn

State: New York

Country: United States

Category: Information Technology: Bus & Tech Apps

Job Type:

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 196,000 employees globally.

Position:

We are seeking a highly motivated project manager to help define and execute our project roadmaps and plans by leveraging product data, market and competitive analysis with a commercial mindset and customer-centric orientation. This role will work closely with digital and UTC business unit cross-disciplinary teams, including engineering, design, operations, marketing and service delivery teams with a primary focus on the mobile space.

Reporting to the VP Product & General Manager of the newly established UT Digital Accelerator, the successful candidate will be passionate about delivering impactful user experiences to our customers & be an avid consumer of trends in mobility, design, technology, social behavior and commerce. They will lead agile project teams in the design, development and management of product activities, from its early digital properties’ definition, to its design & production, to final release and adoption.

This position will provide the unique opportunity to operate in a start-up-like environment within a large industrial Fortune 50 company. Our digital focus is geared towards transforming our UTC products and services in order to help our employees and customers optimize operations. Together we aim to achieve new levels of productivity by changing the way we work and identifying new sources of growth.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Translate business goals into visions for digital initiatives, define product project goals, manage development workflow, all while representing the voice of the customer

  • Support product innovation through shaping critical processes to test design, viability prototypes and final design

  • Lead agile development teams including sprint definition, backlog prioritization, development and release of Minimum Value Product and follow on additions as directed by business unit requirements

  • Leverage market insights, as well as business and financial acumen to drive cutting edge product development creating value/optimization for business

  • Analyze industry, market and technology trends, forecast impacts on UTC Digital strategy and translate strategy into viable cutting edge technology solutions

  • Continuously identify areas of improvement taking into consideration customer feedback

Qualification:

Qualifications:

  • Certified Scrum Master, Certified Scrum Product Owner, Agile Certified Practitioner, SAFe Program Consultant (SPC) or Project Management Professional (PMP) preferred

  • Ability to lead in a matrixed organization environment

  • Demonstrated capability in making timely, difficult decisions to ensure project priorities meet critical business needs and timelines

  • Ability to communicate and influence multi-disciplinary teams; developing strong partnerships across functions to drive measurable operational results

  • Possess strong interpersonal skills to interact effectively at all levels within the company as an “active listener” and then execute results

  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment with high degree of accountability

  • Diligent, disciplined, reliable and strives for highest technical quality

  • 3+ years of related experience in digital technology and/or product management

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, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.