Chief of Advanced Systems and Technology

 •  United Technologies Windsor, CT

15+ years experience  •  Engineering Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/29/17
15+ years experience
Engineering Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/29/17

UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products. ISR & Space Systems is a business unit within UTAS and our products reside in deep space, low earth orbit, undersea and on the ground. We are also a major supplier to international space programs. The ISR & Space Systems business has contributed to significant advances in ground, air, space and imaging technology for over 85 years. Within ISR & Space Systems we design and manufacture Environmental Control and Life Support Systems on the International Space Station, including the space suit, and undersea in submarines.

ISR & Space Systems Windsor Locks is looking for energetic and highly motivated candidates for its Engineering Organization. Management of a diverse group of engineers and technicians responsible for the execution of $3-5M of company funded R&D, with the primary responsibility of developing technical discriminators to support future business growth. Serve in technical marketing capacity, working closely with Business Development, to provide periodic technical presentations to the various NASA centers of UTAS CFE efforts. Support the development of business strategies and associated technology roadmaps, with alignment to customer roadmaps and available CFE budgets. Provide support as needed for the generation of new business proposals. Provide resources for the contract research and development (CRAD) activities. Assure that the engineering laboratories are efficiently managed and have the necessary resources to support the varied needs of development and program support activities.


Qualification: Minimum of 15years in pertinent engineering development, R&D, and technical marketing with emphasis in environmental control and life support systems. Candidate should have a solid understanding of state of the art air and water revitalization technologies including trace contaminant control via adsorption and catalytic oxidation, carbon dioxide removal and reduction, multifiltration, ion exchange, pertinent electrochemical processes such as electrolysis and further loop closure technologies such as Bosch and Carbon formation. A high level understanding of thermal control technologies including single phase and two phase passive and pumped loops is also desired.

Condensed Version – provide resources as needed and available to most efficiently develop and execute on all phases of programs from IRAD to flight program support to maximize profit to UTAS.

Job ID 53322BR

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