9 months ago
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. SR & Space Systems Windsor Locks is looking for energetic and highly motivated candidates for its Engineering Organization
This position requires an individual with experience performing components engineering tasks for high‑reliability space programs and the technical experience to perform component-level and circuit-level radiation effects analyses. You will be an important member of the electrical products design team. Your contributions to the team and specific duties will include:
* Reviewing the Customers’ requirements regarding Electrical Component Quality, Product Assurance, Reliability and the equipment’s operating environments including the Radiation environments (Total Dose and Single Event Effects).
* Translating and communicating the requirements to the Electrical Designers, Supplier Quality Assurance, Supply Chain, and Electrical Manufacturing Engineering.
* Managing the Preliminary Electrical Parts List and supporting the Supply Chain so electrical parts may be procured as soon as possible.
* Preparing component procurement specifications, drawings and Statements of Work (SOW) for Custom devices.
* Preparing test plans and procedures for Heavy Ion testing and Proton testing.
* Interpreting Radiation Lab test results, data reduction and generating formal test reports.
* Reviewing supplier quotes for adequacy.
* Responding to Component Manufacturer’s Requests for Information.
* Identifying Alternate Components to mitigate schedule problems associated with Component Leadtimes and to mitigate component obsolescence.
* Reviewing and Assessing GIDEP Alerts for potential impacts.
* Preparing and delivering PowerPoint presentations to the Customer’s Parts Control Board (PCB)
* Occasional travel to Suppliers and Test Labs will be required.
Qualification: Radiation Effects Analysis including Single Event Upsets and burnout Knowledge of Radiation effects and Single events on non-volatile memory devices Component Engineering for NASA or Military programs (development through flight) High-reliability (Mil-class S,V and K) electrical parts control requirements (selection, qualification, traceability, inspection) Component Failure Analysis processes, including hands-on experience with test equipment. Military specifications and Military part numbers Establish requirements for Component Procurement Specifications Failure Analysis techniques and use of FA lab equipment Obsolescence Analysis – proactive health monitoring and reactive identification of alternates Components’ construction, manufacturing processes and failure modes and mechanisms Provide accurate written and verbal direction to design & procurement team members Electrical Component derating practices Knowledge and understanding of Magnetics i.e. Inductors and Transformers.
"This position is considered safety sensitive in accordance with NASA guidelines. Candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing per NASA’s regulation SUBPART 1835.5 Drug-Free Workforce."
Education: Bachelors degree required with 6-10 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.