T-Hub – a global startup catalyst that powers entrepreneurship and deal flow – in partnership with United Technologies Corporation (UTC) Hyderabad Research & Design Center (HRDC) is inviting Cyber Security professionals to apply for the Hack2Hire program. Through this program, we seek to enhance the talent pool of UTC HRDC for implementing projects related to Product security, deploying best in class technology, and streamlined security process across its (CCS/OTIS) products.

UTC HRDC has multiple openings under each of the listed positions and Hack2Hire will help the potential applicants to get employed for one of them.


    • Shortlisted (top 5 or more) candidates who meet the selection criteria will be hired by UTC HRDC.
    • Remuneration as per industry standards.
    • The Employee Scholar Program (ESP)* encourages eligible employees to develop additional skills and engage in lifelong learning at the accredited public colleges and universities while working at UTC HRDC.
      * ESP gives eligible employees a chance to study in some of the most reputed institutions in the world. The Employee Coverage limit for a master’s Degree is INR 750,000. UTC supports PhD programs, certifications as well.
    • Travel* covered for shortlisted candidates to fly down and participate in the Hackathon at T-Hub, Hyderabad.
      *UTC HRDC is solely responsible to cover the travel cost.


  • UTC HRDC is looking for candidates for Product/Application Security, streamlining application security process across UTC (CCS/OTIS) Business Units providing strategy, advisory, reference resources, training, and support to product development teams for implementing Secure Development Lifecycle (SDL) practices.
  • Strong experience in Embedded, IoT, Cloud, Web Application or Mobile Application security assessment.
  • Recognized cyber security certification.
  • Expert level knowledge in cryptography (PKI, Certificate and Key Management).
  • Dynamic Analysis experience on embedded, web, and IoT systems.
  • Expert level knowledge in source code review using automation tools and manual approach. Exposure in wireless and wired protocols.
  • Engineering Graduate with 3 – 15 years of experience in cyber security domain.



Register before the deadline for participation


Selected applicants will be provided with the problem statements to submit innovative solutions, which will be evaluated by a jury comprising of subject matter experts.


Shortlisted participants will be invited to participate. Ideate, Develop, and Showcase your innovative solution by accessing the relevant tools and working under the mentorship of industry experts.


Qualified candidates will be interviewed by UTC post the Hackathon.


18th July 2018

Call for Registrations

27th August 2018

Registrations Close Day

2nd September 2018

Hack-a-thon Day(s)


Ravikanth Dangeti

Cyber Security CoE Head

Kancharla Manmadh

Senior Systems Engineer, Cyber Security CoE


T-Hub enables and empowers an ecosystem hungry for innovation. Based in Hyderabad, India, it leads India’s pioneering innovation ecosystem that powers next-generation products and new business models. It uses the Triple Helix model of innovation based on interaction and collaboration between industry, academia and the government. Incorporated in 2015, it has provided over 1100 national and international startups with access to better technology, talent, mentors, customers, corporates, investors and government agencies. T-Hub also provides thought leadership for Telangana and other state and central government organisations to build innovation ecosystems. It has elevated innovation for leading national and global corporates, transforming enterprise business models for the better. For more information, visit: www.t-hub.co


A company built on innovation and performance with a reputation for innovative thinking and pioneering technology that is unsurpassed, United Technologies Corp. (UTC) is a Fortune 50 diversified aerospace and building systems provider headquartered in Farmington, Connecticut, U.S.A.; Net Sales of USD 60 billion in 2017; 200,000+ employees; USD 3.7 billion total R&D investment. We invent new and better ways to keep people safe, comfortable, productive and on the move. We focus on developing smart, sustainable solutions to meet the needs of an urbanizing world. UTC Climate, Controls & Security’s fire, security, building automation, Heating, ventilation, air conditioning & refrigeration systems promote safer, smarter and sustainable buildings. Click here to visit the UTC CCS page. Otis elevators, escalators and moving walkways keep people moving and committed to safety, performance and service.​ Click here to visit Otis Worldwide.

Together, we’re developing integrated solutions and creating a future filled with smarter, safer, more efficient buildings. Hyderabad Research & Design Center (HRDC) brings the best and brightest engineering talents in India to deliver new products and solutions and is the largest global R&D center (in terms of engineering talent) for UTC CCS.

For more information, visit: www.utc.com