Engineer Manager

United Technologies   •  

Syracuse, NY

Industry: Manufacturing


11 - 15 years

Posted 13 days ago

  by    Ryan Burkhalter

UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a leading provider of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, building controls and automation, and fire and security systems leading to safer, smarter, sustainable and high-performance buildings. UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.

United Technologies Electronic Controls (UTEC) designs, develops, and manufactures high-technology control solutions for the HVAC/R, commercial building and related markets globally. UTEC collaborates with its customers at every stage of the product lifecycle. Our commitment begins with strategic product planning, and remains through product development, qualification, manufacture, and post-sale support. UTEC's controls enable key, high-value capabilities within our customers' products, providing industry leading efficiency, reliability, and value. A strong team is built around the pillars of UTEC's culture: innovation, quality, service, and operational excellence. UTEC seeks highly talented and motivated professionals to join its global team. 

The available opportunity is a critical and comprehensive role within UTEC's fast-paced and growing transport refrigeration controls market. It requires a self-directed leader for achieving and exceeding product and business growth targets while simultaneously driving improved quality and customer satisfaction. 

Each day, the engineering team is working to meet some of the most unique and exciting global challenges. In order to maintain our role as a global leader, we continue to seek talented, ambitious individuals to join our engineering team. If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and are looking for an opportunity to apply your technical expertise, then we have a great opportunity for you. We are seeking an innovative, data driven, results-oriented engineer to contribute to our continued legacy of innovation. 

We are seeking an Engineering Team Leader to take over research & design, value engineering, sustaining engineering and quality of our transport and refrigeration controls. The incumbent will manage a team of X engineers.


  • Establish firm expectations for the team and help manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Manage and drive all necessary actions for obtaining and maintaining appropriate product certifications needed for industry purposes
  • Develop, coach, mentor and manage team; Establish goals and objectives and develop measurable metrics to gauge achievement against goals
  • Provide expertise and ongoing communication to Engineering, Quality, Product Management, Sales, Operations and Business Unit Leadership, in support of transport and refrigeration products
  • Manage engineering projects by establishing strategy and providing leadership and organization necessary for success
  • Interface with internal customer technology groups to identify product development opportunities

Qualification: Incumbent should possess working knowledge of electrical hardware design, software design, mechanical design, fluid dynamics and be able to display expertise in one or more of these areas. Additionally, the incumbent should display a project management mindset with process rigor and discipline from previous work experiences. ?


  • Bachelor's degree with 10+ years experience
  • Master's degree with 7+ years experience
  • PhD degree with 4+ years 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.

$120K - $150K