United Technologies Corporation Robust Design Leader in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Job ID: 01369881
Country: United States
Job Type: Full Time
United States of America
CADMN: FS Kidde Detector 6901 West 110th Street, Minneapolis, MN, 55438 USA
Det-Tronics is a $150M technologically innovative, projects-based global P&L protecting customers in many challenging environments with high end flame and gas detection products and systems. Det-Tronics is a part of the Fire Security Products business and has a global footprint with manufacturing sites in the U.S. and sales presence in all key geographies.
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.
Lead and manage robust design methodologies and initiatives within the engineering design center. Robust Design Leaders (RDLs) are subject matter experts responsible for the deployment, execution, and auditing of engineering quality methods and Quality Review Board (QRB) teams. This is a full-time role with direct reporting to the engineering design center leadership.
As a leader / change agent supporting product development teams:
Be accountable for robust product development within the design center; recommend that programs that do not meet standards for product design or quality are re-directed or stopped as appropriate.
Drive improvement and standardization by implementing effective processes that help product teams deliver robust and safe products
Chair or coordinate as necessary on QRB teams to help drive success (e.g. special technical design / process reviews supporting QRB).
Be an active voice to help ensure the quality of the QRB review process and associated decisions
As an expert, coach, consultant:
Participate in the development, maintenance and interpretation of policies and standard work for engineering and coordinate their implementation:
Worldwide and local Robust Engineering policies and standards
QRB checklist content as well as materials supporting design review and QRB templates
Be proficient in key areas of the Robust Design skills matrix that apply to the projects at the design center including:
Critical Parameter Management
Test & Reliability
Modeling & Design of Experiments
Provide training and support to development teams in applying design standards, methods, tools and concepts
As a member of the global Robust Design Leadership team:
Provide feedback to propagate best practices and lessons learned from local projects including:
Develop, implement, and improve both Operations and Engineering metrics related to process certification and design robustness (including Engineering Effectiveness metrics and standard work)
Interface with Operations and champion Design for Manufacturability and Modularity for new programs.
Bachelor’s in Engineering required
Experience serving in a lead capacity and working cross-functionally
8-10 years of experience in engineering required
Position will involve working directly with WHQ engineering functional leadership and Global CCS/Otis Robust Design Leadership. Position involves coordination and communication with design centers, program managers, and other interdisciplinary functions.
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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.
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