Back End Engineer
United Technologies Digital, New York
UT Digital serves customers in the commercial aerospace, defense, and building industries.
United Technologies Corporation (UTC) has a deep history of innovation that brings together big thinkers, problem solvers and an attitude for pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. Our global reach and rich history uniquely positions us to succeed in the new digital economy. Our investment in digital innovations will make travel better, people safer and urbanizing cities more comfortable and connected.
UTC is committed to leading in the digital era and will unleash the size and scale of its businesses on the digital world of big data and the Internet of Things. We are looking for the very best thought, user experience and technology leaders who will help grow our Digital Accelerator in Brooklyn, New York – In the vibrant urban oasis overlooking the iconic Brooklyn Bridge, 55 Water Street. Come join us in the journey.
About United Technologies – NYSE UTX:
With revenues of approximately $57 billion, United Technologies Corporation (UTC) is a Fortune 50 company that provides high technology products and services for the aerospace and commercial building industries. Our aerospace businesses include Pratt & Whitney and UTC Aerospace Systems. Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines. UTC Aerospace Systems is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products.
Our commercial building businesses include Otis Elevator and Climate, Controls & Security. Otis is the world’s largest manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products, including elevators, escalators and moving walkways. UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a leading provider of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, building controls and automation, and fire and security systems. These companies are leading to safer, smarter, sustainable and high-performance buildings.
Ranked among the world’s greenest companies, we do business in virtually every country of the world and have over 196,000 employees globally.
We are seeking a highly motivated leader to be a Software Engineer: Backend to join the United Technologies’ Digital Accelerator in Brooklyn, NY. You will play an active role in the design and development of new digital applications as well as improvements to our existing digital portfolio. In this position you will be exposed to all software system components, including the UI, backend systems, database, performance tuning, security design, and mobile and desktop deployment. You will have the ability to grow your experience and explore new technologies within our cross-collaboration team setting that is leading this digital transformation. This role will work closely with digital and UTC business unit cross-disciplinary teams, including design, operations, marketing and service delivery teams with a primary focus on the mobile space.
This position will provide the unique opportunity to operate in a start-up-like environment within a Fortune 50 company. Out digital focus is geared towards releasing the insights inherent UTC’s best-in-class products and services. Together we aim to achieve new levels of productivity by changing the way we work and identifying new sources of growth for our customers.
• Write high-quality server-side code, create robust high-volume production applications, and develop prototypes quickly
• Help lead the design, development, testing, deployment and maintenance of our software
• Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, reliability and performance of our software platforms and systems infrastructure at the core of United Technologies
• Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.
• Collaborate with other engineers and designers to deliver strong customer-focused experiences
• Ensure the reliability of systems critical to United Technologies users and businesses
• Practice disciplined software engineering (e.g. automated testing, code reviews, and writing beautiful, pragmatic code)
• Actively contribute to team and company standards
• Mentor junior team members
About United Technologies Digital
United Technologies Digital blends creative design, development, and discovery to advance industrial technology solutions for moving the world forward. A strategic arm of United Technologies, one of the largest building and aerospace researchers and manufacturers.
United Technologies Digital is opening a Digital Accelerator in Brooklyn that will help create the future of industry. They are recruiting professionals in UX Design, Product Management, Data Science, Software Development and much more. They will join thousands of United Technologies colleagues from around the world.
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