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Electrical Engineer Description at United Technologies Corporation

Electrical Engineer

Business Unit UTC Aerospace Systems Job ID 58899BR Date posted 01/08/2018 City Wilson State North Carolina Country US

The UTAS-SIS Technology Organization announces an opening for a Principal Electrical Engineering position to support its role in advancing the state of the art technology in sensors and sensor systems. The UTAS-SIS Technology organization provides advanced research and development to support UTAS’ mission of offering an extensive range of products, systems and services for aircraft and engine manufacturers, airlines, and defense forces around the world. The UTAS-SIS Technology organization is the recognized source of strategic technologies for innovative new sensors and sensor systems throughout the enterprise.

The successful candidate will have an appropriate mix of educational background and practical experience in electrical/electronic engineering with emphasis on optical (laser) interrogators. Other background and experience in analog and mixed logic circuit design, RF and antenna design, high-speed electronics, optical circuit design, and feedback control systems is a plus.

The Electrical Engineer will have the background, experience, and skill to perform the following tasks:

  • Architecting multi-mode fiber-optic systems of various wavelengths.

  • Design, simulate, implement and test digital electronics using discrete circuits, CPLDs, FPGAs, DSPs, and microcontrollers, and generate firmware using VHDL, Verilog, C++, and MATLAB programming languages.

  • Generate circuit design schematics, layouts, printed circuit boards (PCB) using CAD tools.

  • Model and simulate digital circuits using simulation tools such as MATLAB/Simulink, ModelSim, and FPGA vendor tools (Xilinx, Altera, etc.).

  • Design feed-forward and feedback control circuits and system/signal compensation electronics.

  • Design signal conditioning circuits, analog and digital amplifiers, analog and digital filters, modulation/demodulation circuits, oscillators, mixers, ADC/DAC converters, digital communication circuits, and power supplies to support advanced sensor/systems products design and research and development activities.

  • Implement hardware prototypes, breadboard designs, and test them in the lab environment.

  • Utilize understanding of digital CCA design process including requirements generation, preliminary design, peer reviews, detailed design, test plan generation, and integration and test

  • Fiber-optic communication systems design, which includes working with network protocols and high-speed custom fiber optic transceiver modules.

  • Knowledge of board technologies, such as HDI, Meg6, and back drilling.

  • Generate high quality specifications, reports, publications, and proposals.

  • Present technical ideas and progress reports to peers, customers, and management.

  • Work within a team of multidisciplinary engineers to complete projects on schedule within budget for a specific customer.

  • Have the ability to understand, capture, and document customer and user requirements and translate them to technical solutions.

This position will be based in Wilson, NC. Relocation will be available.

Qualification: Successful candidate will possess or demonstrate the ability to learn the following experience/skills:
  • Working knowledge of electrical test set-ups.
  • Strong hands-on electrical engineering background.
  • Strong organizational skills and analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Knowledge of Tcl scripting language is a plus.
  • Knowledge of RTCA DO-254 process is a plus.

Education: B.S. in Electrical Engineering or closely related field with 5 years of relevant experience is required.
Advanced degree is a plus.

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.


  • Mechanical Engineering - Applied Mechanics

Pratt & Whitney is a recognized leading producer of the world's most advanced jet engines. This is your opportunity to join a company steeped in history yet focused on the future by developing engines that provide step-change improvements for the next generation of commercial aircraft and fifth generation military aircraft. Pratt & Whitney, a pioneer in flight and technology, is part of the United Technologies Corporation (UTC) family. UTC is a Fortune 50 company located in over 4,800 locations in approximately 80 countries with $65.2 billion in revenues in 2014.


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