At UL, we know why we come to work.
Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with a common purpose : to make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place.
Science is in our DNA; we are endlessly curious and passionate about seeking and speaking the truth. We take delight in knowing that our work makes a meaningful contribution to society, and we are proud that our culture is centered on integrity, collaboration, inclusion and excellence.
UL stands at the forefront of technological advancement, and we are continually challenged to find new ways to foster innovation and positive change.
Satisfying? Yes. Exciting? Absolutely!
Our Connected Technologies division contributes to society’s progress by enabling the adoption of new technologies. We want to be the best service provider for services that enable customers to successfully launch electronic and wireless products that are safe, compliant and delight their end users.
Being the best means being able to serve the most demanding customers, the latest technologies and product innovations while consistently providing outstanding quality, service and value, so that we make every customer an advocate of UL and sustain market leadership in the areas we compete in.
What you’ll learn & achieve :
Our team is growing and we're seeking an Engineer to join the team! In this position you will manage execution and timely completion of engineering projects by analyzing project scope and determining project specifications, establishing test programs for product investigations, analyzing test programs for adequacy and sequenc from examining samples for compliance with UL / IEC requirements, and preparing reports for clients.
Determines project scope, develops a preliminary plan of investigation, and determines project specifications such as cost, time, and sample requirements by analyzing client input, available supplemental data, and product construction.
Projects may include travel to conduct or witness tests at client sites.
Initiates communication with clients to promote and explain the benefits of new and existing services. Follows up on contacts from clients.
Communicates with clients to discuss technical issues, explain UL procedures and requirements, convey project cost, and negotiate completion date and sample requirements.
Acts to address client concerns and to resolve client issues. Provides technical assistance to clients in reference to product inspection and follow-up services.
Establishes appropriate test programs by reviewing files and manufacturer's information, examining samples, and applying UL requirements.
Familiar with applicable standards, company manuals and appropriate technical literature. Examines samples for compliance with UL requirements and notifies client of any areas in which the product is not in compliance or of any changes in project scope or specifications.
Coordinates and conducts laboratory activities by preparing data sheets and testing. May serve as Project Handler of record and / or Reviewer of record as assigned.
Communicates project status and results to clients through frequent contact and by preparing reports. Prepares Follow-Up Service Procedures and information pages.
Integrates continuous improvement concepts and techniques into all aspects of the job.
Resolves engineering issues associated with Variation Notices by analyzing and reporting on the acceptability of the variations.
Assists in developing special test methods and test equipment. Analyzes test program for adequacy and sequence.
May represent UL at industry related functions such as seminars and trade shows.
What makes you a great fit :
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Electrical Engineering preferred), from an ABET accredited program.
Project Management experience is a plus.
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
Strong attention to detail.
Ability to multi-task and be flexible in a fast-paced environment.
What you’ll experience working at UL :
Mission : For UL, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new. Making the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained in everything we do.
People : Ask any UL employee what they love most about working here, and you’ll almost always hear, the people. Going beyond what is possible is the standard at UL.
We’re able to deliver the best because we employ the best.
Interesting work : Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate the next innovation that our customers’ create.
We’re inspired to take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and play. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get international experience working with colleagues around the world.
Grow & achieve : We learn, work and grow together with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive training programs for employees at all stages, including a technical training track for applicable roles.