United Technologies Corporation, also known as UTC, operates through four businesses. The company's Otis business is the world's leading installer of elevators, escalators, and moving walkways. UTC Climate, Controls & Security offers fire safety, security, building automation, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems and services. Pratt & Whitney is a global leader in aircraft propulsion, and nearly all aircraft flying today rely on components and systems from UTC Aerospace Systems. The company has a high-performance culture that attracts the best of the best for careers in everything from communications, engineering, and finance, to operations, supply chain, and information technology.
UTC offers an employee scholar program to eligible employees, covering expenses for classes taken in any field at company-approved educational facilities. There is also paid time off available for related academic work. Employees find that UTC is a "great place to grow your career," with "good benefits, good stability, and generally a good environment." However, some find that the size of the company means that things move slowly, so it is "difficult to make changes in market conditions." – less