United Technologies Corporation Senior Engineer, Test & Validation in Westford, Massachusetts

Job ID: 77518BR

City: Westford

State: Massachusetts

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Job Description: We at ISR & Space Systems are world leaders in high altitude electro-optical sensors, employed by the U.S. and foreign military in time critical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations. Our passion for supporting the Warfighters and their mission demands excellence in everything we do, from the talent we recruit to the highly-engineered systems we deliver. We value people, integrity, ideas and performance. This position offers an exciting opportunity to grow technically and broaden capabilities while proudly contributing to unique state of the art solutions that truly make a difference.

• Direct interaction with internal flight test coordination, program management and engineering teams to compile flight test objectives and create objectives-based sensor plans designed to satisfy flight test requirements.

• Interface with government and associate contractor coordinators to ensure compliance with regulations and policies associated with flight test collections.

• Direct interaction with AF-DCGS users/operators, the operational and developmental test and evaluation communities and various other DOD customers in support of our sensors' flight test and operational activities.

• Design, develop and deploy collections/sensor planning TTP's based on customer needs and flight test experience with sensors. • Support various programs and projects relating to the effective employment of our EO/IR/MSI, SAR and FMV sensors and ensuring sensor planning TTP's are developed and tested in support of customer requirements.

• Provide UTAS specific sensor and generic "sensor-agnostic" planning expertise to various government funded as well as internal research and development projects.

• Interface with UTAS embedded customer support teams to provide quality assurance and SME input to operational and experimental collections activities.

• Create and present training materials to various customers with technical expertise and experience, ranging from basic to subject matter experts.

• Support business development efforts, particularly those involving sensor operation and planning, collections and requirements expertise.

Qualification: Experience and Qualifications:

• 4+ years within military related experience is required

List of required skills

• Airborne Sensor/Mission Planning, requirements and collections management, mission planning and execution, Common Sensor Planner (CSP), Enterprise Collection Planner (ECP), JMPS/AFMSS, AF-DCGS systems and operations, Google Earth/Other GIS Visualization tools, Socet GXP Security Plus (or higher) Certification, MS-Office (esp. Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

List of preferred skills

• Unix and Linux systems operation and administration experience preferred

• Flight test (engineering, developmental and operational) experience preferred

• Outstanding verbal and written communications skills

• Strong presentation preparation and delivery experience

• Ability to working in small multidisciplinary engineering and operations teams in rapidly evolving environments and dynamic situations

List of competencies:

• Strong communication skills with ability to work in a team environment

• Ability to multi-task and showcase flexibility

• Ability to present to peers, internal/external customers essential

• Candidate must be U.S. citizen with current DoD TS

Is travel required for this position? Yes

Estimated percentage of time travelling - 30%

U.S. Citizenship? Yes

Does position require a security clearance? Yes

Relocation provided? Yes

Education:

Education and Certifications:

• BA/BS required *In lieu of BA/BS – candidates with prior military related experience should have 5-10 years of 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:

Experience and Qualifications:

• 4+ years within military related experience is required

List of required skills

• Airborne Sensor/Mission Planning, requirements and collections management, mission planning and execution, Common Sensor Planner (CSP), Enterprise Collection Planner (ECP), JMPS/AFMSS, AF-DCGS systems and operations, Google Earth/Other GIS Visualization tools, Socet GXP Security Plus (or higher) Certification, MS-Office (esp. Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

List of preferred skills

• Unix and Linux systems operation and administration experience preferred

• Flight test (engineering, developmental and operational) experience preferred

• Outstanding verbal and written communications skills

• Strong presentation preparation and delivery experience

• Ability to working in small multidisciplinary engineering and operations teams in rapidly evolving environments and dynamic situations

List of competencies:

• Strong communication skills with ability to work in a team environment

• Ability to multi-task and showcase flexibility

• Ability to present to peers, internal/external customers essential

• Candidate must be U.S. citizen with current DoD TS

Is travel required for this position? Yes

Estimated percentage of time travelling - 30%

U.S. Citizenship? Yes

Does position require a security clearance? Yes

Relocation provided? Yes

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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