Associate Director, Emerging Sensor Systems

United Technologies   •  

Farmington, CT

Industry: Transportation


Less than 5 years

Posted 49 days ago

We are seeking an Associate Director of Emerging Sensor Systems, responsible for executing complex onboarding projects in support of Carrier’s innovation goals. The position will leverage technical skills from inside and outside of the organization to reduce product barriers. He or she will lead 2-3 technology projects focused on integrating sensors into systems to measure key performance metrics. In addition, the person will develop and maintain the emerging sensor systems tools, roadmap and IP strategy. Other responsibilities include:

  • Assisting I&R management as required to implement process improvement tools, applications and techniques
  • Coordinate development and maturation activities with platform owners in HVAC/R and F&S
  • Support advanced systems architecture analysis of emerging systems to identify sensor requirements
  • Collaborate with global teams to develop quantitative and qualitative metrics for business cases by interacting with customers, contractors and team members.
  • Communicate well at a technical and managerial level
  • Responsible for project execution between suppliers, customers and university partners to enable technology demonstrations

Additional qualifications/experiencerequired: The candidate must have technical expertise in chemical, particulate and optical sensing (i.e. infrared, visible, semiconductor, ultra-violet, nano-optics and electrochemical sensors.) utilized in the related industries.

Experience: Ph.D. plus 4 years or more experience in material science & engineering, chemical engineering or physics. Systems engineering and project management experiencepreferred.

Job ID 01295628