United Technologies Corporation Staff Engineer in Rockford, Illinois

Job ID: 65857BR

City: Rockford

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

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.

Do you want to be a part of a global business, creating innovative solutions for the aerospace industry’s biggest customers? This is the core of what we do in the Electric, Environmental & Engine Systems (ES) business. 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, ES 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!

Role Overview:

This Engineer would be working in a team environment, sometimes with remote team members, engaging in full life-cycle development (plan, design, verify, certify) of embedded software for control of electric power systems and certifying to aerospace standards (DO-178 is typical, software levels A to C).

Primary Responsibilities:

The Staff Engineer will be expected to own the multiple tasks required to produce a certifiable product and should be comfortable interfacing with team members, upper-level management, customers and auditors.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience in embedded software development/verification.

  • Full life cycle software development experience including planning, decomposition of system requirements to high level software requirements, low level requirements, architecture, code, verification and certification.

  • Experience with software architectures and the C coding language.

  • Familiar with working in lab environments using in circuit emulators / target system debuggers and computer assisted test stands.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • DO-178 highly preferred or similar industry standards.

  • Knowledge of Assembly, JAVA, ADA, Python, XML, Tcl/Tk languages.

  • Experience with Model Based Development using tools such as those provided by MathWorks.

  • Experience with real-time embedded operating systems.

  • Low level OS Platform integration, board support package integration (device drivers, I/O).

  • Built in Test (module self-test) and protection development experience.

  • Experience with configuration management and requirements management tools such as IBM Rational Synergy, Change and DOORS, DXL is a plus.

  • Understanding of communication protocols such as A429, A629, A664, CAN and Ethernet.

  • Experience with digital signal processors (DSP) such as Texas Instruments TMS320F2812 and microcontrollers such as the PowerPC line from Freescale is preferred.

  • Motor controls experience.

  • General understanding of hardware design.

  • Experience mentoring and guiding junior software engineers in working within defined development plans, certification plans, and coding standards.

  • Experience participating in or leading software reviews and audits such as SOI-1/2/3/4.

  • High-degree of flexible thinking and comfort with swift context switching.

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.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related field with 10 years' experience.

  • Master’s degree with 7 years' experience.

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:

  • Experience in embedded software development/verification.

  • Full life cycle software development experience including planning, decomposition of system requirements to high level software requirements, low level requirements, architecture, code, verification and certification.

  • Experience with software architectures and the C coding language.

  • Familiar with working in lab environments using in circuit emulators / target system debuggers and computer assisted test stands.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • DO-178 highly preferred or similar industry standards.

  • Knowledge of Assembly, JAVA, ADA, Python, XML, Tcl/Tk languages.

  • Experience with Model Based Development using tools such as those provided by MathWorks.

  • Experience with real-time embedded operating systems.

  • Low level OS Platform integration, board support package integration (device drivers, I/O).

  • Built in Test (module self-test) and protection development experience.

  • Experience with configuration management and requirements management tools such as IBM Rational Synergy, Change and DOORS, DXL is a plus.

  • Understanding of communication protocols such as A429, A629, A664, CAN and Ethernet.

  • Experience with digital signal processors (DSP) such as Texas Instruments TMS320F2812 and microcontrollers such as the PowerPC line from Freescale is preferred.

  • Motor controls experience.

  • General understanding of hardware design.

  • Experience mentoring and guiding junior software engineers in working within defined development plans, certification plans, and coding standards.

  • Experience participating in or leading software reviews and audits such as SOI-1/2/3/4.

  • High-degree of flexible thinking and comfort with swift context switching.

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.

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.