United Technologies Research Center (UTRC) is an internationally recognized=
corporate research organization of United Technologies Corporation (UTC) t=
hat conducts research and development across a range of technology areas to=
drive its mission of =93growth through innovation=94. UTRC partners with U=
TC business units and renowned external research organizations to impact or=
ganic growth of the Corporation through new product and process innovations=
. The operating units of UTC include: Pratt & Whitney (aircraft engines),=
Sikorsky (helicopters), Otis (elevators and escalators), UTC Climate Contr=
ols & Security (HVAC, building controls and security solutions), UTC Aerosp=
ace Systems (aerospace products), and UTC Power (environmentally advanced p=
ower solutions). Our headquarters is in East Hartford, USA with partnership=
s worldwide and a research and development center in Shanghai, China.
United Technologies Research Center (China) Ltd. was established in Shangha=
i in 1997 to provide a technology base for UTC business units via partnersh=
ips and collaborative R&D (universities and government institutes). Our eng=
ineers and scientists work on global projects in conjunction with other UTC=
business units and renowned research organizations to bring product and pr=
ocess innovation to enhance UTC products competitiveness in Asia and world-=
wide. We are a world-class research center advancing technologies that serv=
e energy, environment, controls, security, and embedded systems.
United Technologies Research Center (China) Ltd. invites qualified individu=
als to apply for the following position in the Shanghai office. This positi=
on will compensate the chosen candidate at competitive local Shanghai marke=
t wage rate, and benefits will be administered based on local Shanghai bene=
Senior Research Engineer / Scientist: Video Analytics
=95 Develop and implement novel signal processing and video ana=
lytics algorithms applied to security, HVAC or building related application=
, perform simulation analysis, performance characterization and experiments=
design and verification, interact with other engineering teams to ensure s=
=95 Communicate with global teams to develop requirements and p=
roduct specifications; Working closely with a global cross-disciplinary tea=
m of technologists to the conception and prototyping of new technology/prod=
ucts related to existing and emerging UTC applications.
=95 Collaborate with a diverse team both at UTC Research Center=
and UTC business units. Create new technical and project opportunities thr=
ough technology leveraging, strategic partnering, and acquisition of extern=
=95 Lead and participate in multidisciplinary projects, ensurin=
g high quality deliverables and seamless integration with the UTRC team in =
the U.S.A., and University partners in China.
=95 Provide timely, accurate and detailed reports and presentat=
United Technologies Research Cente
=95 Required: M.S. in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer =
Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field and a minimum of 5=
years of industrial or academic experience (post M.S.).
=95 Preferred: Ph.D. in Computer Science, Electrical or Compute=
r Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field and a minimum of=
2 years of industrial or academic experience (post Ph.D.).
=95 Expert knowledge in at least three of the following fields:=
object detection and tracking, object recognition, activity and event reco=
gnition, multimedia database and content-based indexing and retrieval, mach=
ine learning, and pattern recognition (classification).
=95 Strong background in mathematics.
=95 Strong record of technical contributions with publications =
in refereed technical journals and major conferences in computer vision.
=95 Outstanding programming skills using Matlab, C/C++ or Java.
=95 Excellent communication and leadership skills; innovative s=
trategic and technical thinker; high energy; team player.
=95 Demonstrated commitment to deliver results, adaptability an=
d the ability to work in a teaming environment.
=95 Ability to execute technology research plans to successfull=
y achieve desired technical outcomes within time and budget constraints.
=95 Some travel required.
=95 Fluent English (both written and spoken) and excellent comm=
=95 Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as in a =
multi-disciplinary group environment
=95 Solid technical writing, presentation, project management a=
nd communication skills.