Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation is a world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced helicopters for commercial, industrial and military uses. Sikorsky helicopters are used by all five branches of the United States armed forces, along with military services and commercial operators in more than 40 nations. Based in Stratford, Connecticut, USA, Sikorsky has outlying facilities in other Connecticut locations as well as in Florida and Alabama.
Researches, develops, designs, and tests electrical components, equipment, and systems by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
Designs electrical equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes
Designs and directs engineering personnel in fabrication of test control apparatus and equipment, and determines methods, procedures, and conditions for testing products
Develops applications of controls, instruments, and systems for new commercial, domestic, and industrial uses
Directs activities to ensure that manufacturing, construction, installation, and operational testing conform to functional specifications and customer requirements
Develops functional testing criteria, maintenance and functional hazard assessment reports for all electrical system designs
Coordinates with customer contacts to determine project design requirements
Researches and selects materials and components to meet design requirements
Creates, organizes and releases complete drawing packages without assistance
Supports manufacturing or building of prototype product or systems
Supports experimental test programs
Confers with personnel to clarify or resolve problems and develops design
Determines feasibility of designing new or modifying existing equipment and/or products considering costs, available space, time limitations, company planning, and other technical and economic factors
Provides technical information concerning manufacturing or processing techniques, materials, properties, and process advantages and limitations which affect long range product engineering planning
Directs and coordinates operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical equipment
Uses computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks
Other duties may be assigned
BA/BS degree w/4¿7+ years experience
MA/MS degree w/2¿5+ years experience
PhD degree w/0¿2+ years experience
4+ years of experience in electrical systems.
Must be a U.S. Person as defined by the U.S. Dept of State.
Relocation may be considered for the right candidate.
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.