United Technologies Corporation Product Systems Engineer in Rockford, Illinois
Job ID: 01331202
Country: United States
Category: Systems, Engineering
Job Type: Full Time
United States of America
A01: Rockford - Aerospace 4747 Harrison Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61125 USA
At Collins Aerospace, we’re dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry – all to redefine aerospace.
Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies– Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems – we’re driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. Every day we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever. Together we chart new journeys, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer.
We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE.
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!
Collins Aerospace makes modern flight possible. Of course, that wouldn’t be possible without the capabilities and technologies of our organization, as well as our engineers – a highly skilled, accomplished network that spans more than 180 sites, 24 countries and 6 Strategic Business Units (SBUs).
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 ranks and create the next generation of aerospace technologies.
Together, we will nurture an engineering culture that values intellectual curiosity, risk takers and integrity. A place where we will challenge ourselves, our teams, and the status quo and where we will work to find a way – the right way – to achieve what others can only dream of.
We are looking for a Product Systems Engineer to support the Electric Power Systems Power Conversion and Distribution product group. We are seeking an individual that has the capability to work collaboratively with a customer team to synthesize optimal architectures for technical performance & life cycle cost value. The candidate will define, maintain, document, and test system requirements for the secondary power distribution products.
Candidate must be able to work on a cross-functional support team and be able to communicate clearly in various review boards both internally & externally.
Working in a team environment, sometimes including remote team members, engaging in full life-cycle development (plan, design, verify, certify/qualify) of electric power distribution and conversion systems. Certifying to aerospace standards (ARP4754 is typical)
Develop distribution system architecture that meets or exceeds the product development requirements
Confirm product design performance, capability and reliability in the engineering product test laboratories
Collaborate with internal systems and software teams to analyze and conduct engineering investigations on electronic products
Collaborate with both internal and external teams to seamlessly integrate distribution product designs into chapter 24 aircraft electrical systems
Collaborate with manufacturing faculties to effectively implement design into production
Collaborate with the product marketing teams locally to develop product requirements and ensure that the product meets their needs when launched
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or similar discipline and 3 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 7 years of relevant experience is required.
Respect for, and compatibility with, a structured development process where well-documented requirements, designs, and test procedures
Ability to work well both independently and within an integrated product development team environment
Broad life-cycle experience: requirements analysis through system integration including integration lab verification
Familiarity with aircraft certification requirements related to system safety and reliability (ARP4754, ARP4761 , FAR / JAR) , and aircraft electrical system architecture
Familiarity with DOORs software
Familiarity with RTCA, FAA, ARINC, MIL, and ISO specifications
Electrical sub-systems development (e.g. Chapter 24, aircraft utilities, power distribution units, actuation systems)
- This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or similar discipline and 3 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 7 years of relevant experience is required.
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.
At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.
Some of our competitive benefits package includes:
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees
Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution
Life insurance and disability coverage
Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.
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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