United Technologies Corporation Cloud Engineer in Charlotte, North Carolina

Job ID: 74392BR

City: Charlotte

State: North Carolina

Country: United States

Category: Information Technology

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.

At UTC Aerospace Systems, we believe that innovation starts with our people. That’s why we have over 8,000 engineers located in 70 sites around the globe, across 14 countries. But our Engineering organization is not just a collection of individual businesses. We use our size and expertise to create system solutions that work across all our product lines.

Our industry-leading experts are setting the standards for the aerospace industry and paving the way for the future. But as new challenges present themselves, we need fresh, creative and motivated minds to overcome these hurdles, help us break barriers and achieve new levels of innovation. Do you have what it takes to join a global, diverse organization that doesn’t shy away from big opportunities? If so, we invite you to join our Engineering ranks and create the next generation of aerospace technologies. Together, we will move the world forward!

As a UTAS Cloud Engineer, you’ll be a key contributor to our digital transformation by designing and managing the cloud platform for our digital product portfolio. Our portfolio includes innovative solutions in customer experience, intelligent aircraft and Industry 4.0, based on the latest cloud, IoT and data analytic technologies. You will be responsible for all technical aspects of the UTAS Azure cloud including the approach, architecture, analysis, technologies, cost and execution. You will work with and integrate technologies including IaaS, PaaS, SaaS and cloud management and automation tools in support of UTAS digital strategies. You’ll be tightly integrated with digital product teams to execute a full DevOps deployment model.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with business leadership to develop IT requirements and develop and execute the IT cloud strategy

  • Define architecture considerations to include scalability, availability, security and performance ensuring compliance with all relevant requirements (IT, ITC, legal)

  • Support and facilitate the adoption and expansion of cloud technologies, providing most appropriate cloud architecture per customer/application requirements

  • Assist with business case development and execution for cloud initiatives

  • Coordinate with the application teams the timely migration of applications and systems from traditional hosting to the Azure cloud environment

  • Keep up to date with changes to service offerings, technical capabilities and regulatory changes and align IT services appropriately

  • Implement and run operational governance mechanisms to ensure performance issues are understood and appropriate solutions are implemented

  • Design, execute, and report on continuous improvement plans

  • Work with global IT Infrastructure teams on global initiatives

  • Cultivate and maintain critical relationships with business, vendors, and enterprise partners

  • Liaise with outsource partners to ensure performance exceeds contractual SLAs

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Technical Breadth:

  • Quickly learn, understand, and articulate various technologies available to solve business problems; demonstrate a wide variety of technical solutions

  • Strong knowledge of the Azure or AWS platform and associated technologies

  • Experience with advanced IT technologies: Cloud computing (Private/Public/Hybrid), virtualization, storage platforms, software defined networks, Linux & Microsoft platform technologies and orchestration tools such as Ansible / Puppet / Chef

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Project Execution and Control:

  • Effectively define and execute the timely delivery of projects that yield excellent results.

  • Quickly adapt to changing business priorities and requirements

  • Well-rounded skillset capable of spanning business and technical disciplines and be comfortable working with application owners and partners to design and implement cloud solutions

  • Data Center and Cloud computing transition experience

  • Proven Project and Program Management expertise

  • Ability to successfully employ systematic problem-solving techniques for root cause analysis and improvement efforts

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation and negotiation

  • Able to exercise leadership effectively for virtual teams without having a direct line authority of team members

  • Experience managing 3rd party technology partners and vendor relationships

  • High energy, passion for customer service and attention to detail

  • Exposure to continuous improvement methodology, LEAN, ITIL Foundation or other quality certification

  • Experience in highly regulated environments

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems or Computer Science with 7+ years of experience required

  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience as a Software/Systems/Virtualization Engineer or Solution Architect required

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience with designing software or hardware systems running in a virtualized environment required

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.

Note:

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from company for more than 1 year.

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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.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Technical Breadth:

  • Quickly learn, understand, and articulate various technologies available to solve business problems; demonstrate a wide variety of technical solutions

  • Strong knowledge of the Azure or AWS platform and associated technologies

  • Experience with advanced IT technologies: Cloud computing (Private/Public/Hybrid), virtualization, storage platforms, software defined networks, Linux & Microsoft platform technologies and orchestration tools such as Ansible / Puppet / Chef

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Project Execution and Control:

  • Effectively define and execute the timely delivery of projects that yield excellent results.

  • Quickly adapt to changing business priorities and requirements

  • Well-rounded skillset capable of spanning business and technical disciplines and be comfortable working with application owners and partners to design and implement cloud solutions

  • Data Center and Cloud computing transition experience

  • Proven Project and Program Management expertise

  • Ability to successfully employ systematic problem-solving techniques for root cause analysis and improvement efforts

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation and negotiation

  • Able to exercise leadership effectively for virtual teams without having a direct line authority of team members

  • Experience managing 3rd party technology partners and vendor relationships

  • High energy, passion for customer service and attention to detail

  • Exposure to continuous improvement methodology, LEAN, ITIL Foundation or other quality certification

  • Experience in highly regulated environments

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.