United Technologies Corporation Instrumentation Sr Applied Sensor Engineer in Middletown, Connecticut

Job ID: 52227BR

City: Middletown

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Engineering: Systems Engrg

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SE-V Instrumentation is looking for Applied Sensor Engineers to support all Pratt & Whitney military, commercial and industrial development engine programs. Sensor Engineers design and oversee execution of all applied instrumentation tasks for test engines in three major areas: Instrumentation Planning and Egress Design, Sensor Applications and Assembly Support, and Engine Instrumentation Dress and Termination. Sensor Engineers are an integral part of the Engine Integrated Product Teams and must be able to handle rapidly changing requirements in a fast paced development atmosphere.

Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Interface with instrumentation requestors, test engineers and other validation customers.

  • Create instrumentation installation, routing / egress plans and work instructions.

  • Coordinate and oversee part level instrumentation installs as well as instrumented engine assembly by hourly, salary and outsource sensor applications technicians.

  • Identify improvements to Engineering Standard Work (ESW) during execution of assigned tasks.

  • Use of ACE to identify opportunities to improve tools, methods and processes used by all Instrumentation Cell Sensor Engineers.


Knowledge of pressure, temperature, strain and vibration sensors and/or Sensor Applications experience highly preferred. Experience in development of gas turbine engines and engine part repair validation processes preferred.

Candidate must possess excellent organization, communication and project management skills. Candidate must also possess good interpersonal skills and be able to work both independently and in a team environment.

Current U.S. Government Secret level security clearance is a plus. Ability to obtain such clearance is 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, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.