Sr. Mechanical Test EngineerBusinesses UTC AEROSPACE SYSTEMS Job ID 68985BR Date posted 07/11/2018 City Windsor Locks State Connecticut Country US
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. We are looking for a Mechanical Test Engineer to join our growing organization.
This position includes the responsibilities (but is not limited to): Design, implement, and maintain test processes for Space Systems hardware using lean philosophies and techniques. Take a leadership role in driving action in the development, planning & implementation of timely and effective corrective actions for problems during product manufacturing and testing. This can involve testing, data analysis, and interface with all aspects of the engineering department. Duties include the interpretation/analysis of customer test requirements and subsequent cost estimates to support an appropriate test program. Responsibilities also include daily interface with Program, Manufacturing, Quality and Engineering organizations to ensure that customer committed hardware and data deliveries are consistently met.
Typical Duties: Support laboratory testing of Space Station hardware, Develop and validate tooling concepts, Author and maintain operation/test procedures, Preparation of standardized operation/test sheets, Defining test rig and facility requirements, Participation on program Integrated Product Development teams, Review drawings and concepts, and resolve producibility concerns.
Qualification: Experience with advanced instrumentation and data acquisition systems is required. Knowledge of LabVIEW desired.
Experience should also include five years working on the testing of complex mechanical systems, testing of complex mechanical systems, testing of components such as, heat exchangers, pumps, fans, & accumulators.
Applicant must have the capability of working independently and be self-motivated. Excellent communication skills, written and verbal are required.
Candidate must have working knowledge of Microsoft Windows environment and experience in using any type of Publishing Software. Familiarity with a modeling and/or design package such as ProE, Creo, or CAD is desired.
Strong knowledge of Continuous improvement methods (ACE or the DMAIC model) and demonstrated use of their tools is desirable. Experience with a MRP (Manufacturing Resource Planning) system is desirable.
US Person is required
"This position is considered safety sensitive in accordance with NASA guidelines. Candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing per NASA's regulation SUBPART 1835.5 Drug-Free Workforce."
Education: The selected candidate must have a Bachelors of Science in Engineering or Technology, MBA or advanced Engineering degree is desired. The candidate must have 10 years of experience working on the manufacture of complex mechanical systems.
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.