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Principal Systems Architect - Controls Systems

  • Location: Carrollton, 75080
  • Salary: $157000 - $ 157000 / year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 days ago

Our Client is a leading global provider of innovative climate control solutions for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) markets. As a leading innovator of home and commercial, heating, cooling, refrigeration, air-quality, and related services, our company is committed to helping our people innovate our products and their careers. Our position as an innovation leader continually inspires us to promote more efficient energy use and a healthier environment through our product operations.
This Controls Systems Architect will lead and help define the control’s hardware and software architecture and platforms for the future. This role in the engineering group serves as the interface between the development organization and the product roadmaps for the company's Refrigeration, Commercial, and Residential control platforms.
  • Provide expert leadership in the system architecture specification, innovation and standardization of control architecture and platform across company business units.
  • Partner with product management on the effective development and efficient use of controls in future multi-generation product lines and technology roadmaps.
  • Responsible for the definition of system architecture platforms that satisfy our customer needs and meet existing guidelines and regulations within cost and schedule constraints.
  • Facilitate cost-benefit analysis and work closely with engineering and marketing teams to determine the optimal system features while leveraging existing technologies.
  • Work closely with engineering development teams to assure alignment of technical and product roadmaps.
  • Develop and design future control architectures and collaborate closely with Engineering’s advanced technology group.
  • Actively investigate and study relevant technology and customer trends to anticipate customer and technical needs for the Controls technology platform.
  • Join and participate in external committees, technical bodies, and organizations to stay up to date with the latest guidelines, standards and compliant with requirements in the industry.
  • Participate in the development of hardware and software system capabilities.
  • Focus future plans towards allowing our controls to be easy to use, install, and configure while maintaining flexibility for future expansion.
  • Collaborate with the Software, Hardware, mechanical, service and manufacturing teams to define future control platforms for the residential, commercial and refrigeration product lines.
  • Develop innovative ideas to differentiate our future control products.
  • Support and maintain system engineering and system architecture artifacts.
  • Actively participate in the definition and implementation of new processes and improvements.
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  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related field. Master's degree preferred.
  • 15+ years of applicable experience in the Controls or Embedded electronics industry with a focus on System Engineering and Architecture.
  • Expert knowledge on controls systems.
  • Proven track record in System design and Product development.
  • Extremely high-level understanding of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within systems architecture.
  • High level of understanding of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.