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Software Project Manager Description at United Technologies Corporation

Software Project Manager

Business Unit UTC Climate, Controls & Security Job ID 58907BR Date posted 01/09/2018 City Indianapolis State Indiana Country US

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.

Carrier is the world’s leader in high-technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions. Carrier is a part of Climate Controls & Securities (CCS), a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.

The ideal candidate will manage the development of new and sustain existing control systems for residential heating and cooling units. This individual will also be responsible for working with the equipment teams to develop the product strategy for these controls.

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 your organizational leadership and technical management skills, then we have a great opportunity for you. We are seeking an innovative, data driven, results-oriented leader to contribute to our continued legacy of innovation.


  • Lead the product development process for various types of electronic controls and associated product content, such as user interfaces, per CCS’s defined product development process
  • Work with the cross-functional product development teams, marketing, manufacturing, service, supply chain, and finance to develop integrated project plans and ensure delivery to agreed goals
  • Manage the on-time delivery of cost effective, high quality control systems that meet product roadmap commitments and, ultimately, the end consumer needs
  • Support the development and implementation of a controls strategy for communicating and non-communicating wall controls and equipment controls
  • Coordinate product development with the business unit product managers for controls
  • In concert with the wider controls engineering team within CCS and UTC, support the continual development of the controls strategy
  • Responsible for efficiently utilizing engineering, manufacturing and business unit resources to support the development of CCS’s heating and cooling unit controls and product strategy
  • Ensure the deliveries from a cross-functional / cross divisional development team; track and report against plan
  • Facilitate cross functional / cross divisional planning and issue resolution meetings
  • Accountable for project budget, staffing, and/or business/operational/quality results
  • Manage resource allocation across various controls projects
  • Identify and help clear organizational barriers impeding teams’ ability to successfully meet the project goals


  • Responsible for entire projects with significant scope and complexity
  • Contributes to the department or business unit by ing advanced knowledge of one or more functional areas
  • May develop and coach others
  • Has expert knowledge that extends across multiple disciplines

  • Program Management certifications will be given strong consideration
  • Excellent communication skills are required as this position will support a diverse internal and external customer base
  • Demonstrated ability to foster collaboration between hardware, embedded firmware, and application software engineering in multiple locations (including overseas) is required
  • A minimum of 6 years product development experience for embedded controls, with at least 3 years of experience leading development teams
  • Strong influencing, negotiation and facilitation skills
  • Ability to operate from a big picture business perspective while still managing the technical project details
  • Performance management experience
  • A familiarity with HVAC products and Carrier products is desired
  • Competency with MS Project preferred


The ideal candidate will possess an Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering degree with practical experience as follows:

  • Bachelor's degree with 6 to 10 plus years of experience
  • Master's degree with 4 to 7 plus years of experience
  • PhD degree with 2 to 4 plus 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.


  • 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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