The United Technologies Research Center (UTRC) is the corporate research center of UTC, operating at the leading edge of commercial and military aviation, aerospace systems, climate control, elevator design, and security and fire protection. At UTRC, we create new ideas and opportunities by collaborating across time zones, geographies and cultures. We are a community of high performing inventors, innovators, thinkers, manufacturers, motivators, leaders, problem solvers, dreamers and achievers.
We work with universities, external research organizations, and global business units to identify, develop and demonstrate innovative technology solutions, products, services and intelligent systems. We are looking for scientists and engineers who have a passion for innovation and a high tolerance for ambiguity. You must be an independent thinker and self-starter with a demonstrated ability to produce high-quality technical content by collaborating withfellow researchers and product specialists. You will have the opportunity to continuously develop and invent new technologies, products and processes. At UTRC, you’ll be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that’s moving fast to shape the future of technology - one full of career opportunities and the chance to contribute and grow in a variety of ways. We are committed to recruiting and retaining the best and brightest people from the broadest and most diverse talent pool possible, so that we can serve our customers globally. If you have ideas, inspiration and expertise to continue developing products and systems that make the world a better place to live, then we have a great opportunity for you to contribute to our continued legacy of innovation.
UTRC provides technical thought leadership in trustworthy cyber physical system solutions to the full range of UTC products and programs. Our programs involve both practical technology development as well as innovative scientific research to advance the state-of-the-art methodologies and practices.
The Cyber System Security Group in the Systems Department of the United Technologies Research Center has an opening at the level of PrincipalResearch Scientist in trusted design and implementation, which includes formal validation and verification, logic reasoning, and program analysis. Candidates meeting a substantial subset of the criteria listed below are encouraged to apply.
Cyber-Physical Systems or "smart" systems are co-engineered interacting networks of physical and computational components. Other terminologies related to this emerging technology trend include: Internet of Things (IoT), Industrial Internet, Smart Cities, Smart Grid, etc. Those are large systems that connect and integrate industrial control systems, machines, sensors and actuators with enterprise systems, business processes, analytics and people. The Cyber System Security group at UTRC is developing novel research and technology to address this large-scale and complex system of systems, and provide integrated and adaptive solutions.
Minimum: M.S., in Computer science, electrical and computer engineering with 12 or more years of research and development experience
Preferred: Ph.D., Computer science, electrical and computer engineering with 10 or more years of research and development experience
The candidate should have a strong research expertise in program analysis of both source and binary codes, program synthesis, and software composition. The candidate should have extensive experiences in the state of the art of static analysis and dynamic analysis tools and be knowledgeable of new techniques in automatic vulnerability discovery and mitigations.
Successful candidates will be expected to
US Citizenship or US Permanent Resident status is required for this position.
Job ID 01287386