United Technologies Corporation Manager, Applications Engineering in Wallingford, Connecticut

Job ID: 76651BR

City: Wallingford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a leading provider of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, building controls and automation, and fire and security systems leading to safer, smarter, sustainable and high-performance buildings. UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.

Building automation systems that make sense! Automated Logic is a total energy solutions provider. For more than 30 years, we have been dedicated to designing easy-to-use building automation systems that provide the highest possible energy efficiency, while ensuring occupant comfort. Through our global team of company branches and independently-owned dealers, we offer industry-leading technology with local, on-the-ground service that is hard to beat.

The Application Engineering Manager will drive controls engineering solutions for UTC CCS products leveraging the core controls products of Automated Logic. The successful candidate will drive efficiencies through continuous improvement of common practices and processes. They will work directly with customers to ensure the delivered solution resolves the targeted need. They will design for lasting market impact, sustainability, and extensibility.

Application engineering will maximize efficiencies for both factory installation as well as field startup. Applications will be able to be tested in an automated framework.

The successful candidate will manage both local and offshore engineering project development efforts.

This position will be located in CT and the selected candidate will need to relocate to Kennesaw, GA, within 12 months after the staring date.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Application Engineering Projects

  • Build market solutions that expand the capabilities of UTC CCS products used in building and HVAC management systems

  • Create, refine and clarify requirements with customers

  • Estimate development effort and duration

  • Ensure project deliverables are satisfied within budget and schedule

Engineering Practices

  • Ensure project designs can be leveraged by multiple distribution channels, as required

  • Coordinate with other R&D teams to build platform components needed by the application libraries

  • Maintain libraries of completed projects, shelved prototypes, and reusable components

Employee Development

  • Provide mentoring to members of the engineering team

Networking

  • Engage with communities in UTC CCS and in HVAC industry to understand the market needs and technologies available

  • Create a shared understanding of the nuanced differences between market channels that will drive better product integration solutions

Misc Duties as assigned.

Qualification:

  • Guiding design decisions for large, complex projects

  • Mentorship of engineers

  • Strong understanding of building and HVAC systems design and analysis

  • Understanding of Control theory and field experience

  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail

  • Able to manage multiple priorities

  • Excellent communication skills across a wide audience

  • Strong analytical skills with demonstrated ability to deliver complex solutions with measurable customer value

  • Technical leadership and mentorship

  • 10+ years controls / application engineering experience preferred

  • Experience working with complex integrations of multiple building systems – mechanical, HVAC controls, access controls, security, fire systems, etc. preferred

  • Understanding of complex building mechanical systems and state-of-the-art energy efficiency technologies preferred

  • Use of energy modeling to show building performance metrics preferred

  • Functional understanding of Matlab models preferred

Education:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in a technical area of study or equivalent experience

  • Master's degree or PhD in Mechanical Engineering preferred

  • ASHRAE Membership preferred

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:

  • Guiding design decisions for large, complex projects

  • Mentorship of engineers

  • Strong understanding of building and HVAC systems design and analysis

  • Understanding of Control theory and field experience

  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail

  • Able to manage multiple priorities

  • Excellent communication skills across a wide audience

  • Strong analytical skills with demonstrated ability to deliver complex solutions with measurable customer value

  • Technical leadership and mentorship

  • 10+ years controls / application engineering experience preferred

  • Experience working with complex integrations of multiple building systems – mechanical, HVAC controls, access controls, security, fire systems, etc. preferred

  • Understanding of complex building mechanical systems and state-of-the-art energy efficiency technologies preferred

  • Use of energy modeling to show building performance metrics preferred

  • Functional understanding of Matlab models preferred

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.